National Aquarium Napier Hawkes Bay Attraction
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Friend of the National Aquarium
Marine Parade, Napier
Phone: 06 834 1404
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What a great place to have a children’s birthday party!
  • A dedicated birthday room including tables, chairs, plates, cups and serviettes
  • Dedicated 'Party Pro' who will assist you on the day
  • Balloons, birthday party hats
  • Free birthday party invitations
  • Party Games such as 'pass the parcel'
  • See all the animal exhibits
  • Morning birthday party bookings coincide with a 9.30am Penguin feeding and the 10am Reef Fish feeding
  • Afternoon Birthday party bookings coincide with a 1.30pm Penguin feeding and the 2pm Shark feeding
There are three great fixed price base birthday packages available.  The bigger your group, the more you can save!
  • Crazy Clownfish (Guests included up to 10) - $180
  • Party Penguins (Guests included up to 20) - $299
  • Fin-tastic Fiesta (Guests included up to 30) - $395
  • Additional Guest - $20pp
    Note that the package name is not an indication of theming and is for descriptive purposes only.


    • Themed birthday cake - $35.00
    • Party food for children – a selection of children’s favourite finger food: $7.50 per child
    • Goody bags available for your guests - $7.50 per child

    For more information please read the birthday terms and conditions by clicking on the link below or contacting us directly.

    Make a booking enquiry now or call the National Aquarium on 06 833 5429.


    Important Information:
    • Birthday parties can take place as a morning session 9am-12pm or an afternoon session 1pm-4pm, on Saturdays or Sundays during normal opening hours
    • Bookings are essential
    • Adults must remain present throughout