Whale Talk and Walk

Enjoy a Marine Discovery Centre viewing will be followed by a whale walk and talk with an hour presentation on whales and their migratory habits. This special event will be presented by Dr Liz Hawkins, a marine ecologist specializing in cetaceans, a wildlife guide and marine educator, environmental consultant and conservationist who is passionate about marine conservation and education.

After the presentation, you are welcome to join the team on a guided walk to Hastings Point Headland which is a prime vantage point for spotting humpback whales as they migrate past our coastline. Be sure to pack the binoculars!


  • Wednesday, 14 July 2022

Time: 9.00am – 11am

Cost: $13 per adult | $9 per child | $34 family pass (2 adults and 2 children)

Dolphin Research Australia is a marine conservation charity dedicated to the protection of marine life and their habitats through research, education and engagement. You can learn more about the important work they do and how you can get involved here.

Numbers are limited. Book now to secure your space

Event Program

9.00 – Guest arrival & general viewing of Marine Discovery Centre

9.15 – Whales talk + Q&A time at Marine Discovery Centre

10.15 – 10.30 – Transit time (Guided walk to Hastings point Headland)

10.30 – Whale spotting from Headland

11.00 – Concludes – guests can remain at leisure




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