National Aquarium Napier Hawkes Bay Attraction
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Marine Parade, Napier
Phone: 06 834 1404
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Holiday programmes for 2014

Holiday Programme Hawkes Bay

April/May Holidays (18 April - 4 May 2014)


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Week 1: Swim with the Sharks - 22, 23 and 24 April NOW FULLY BOOKED

This programme is now fully booked but there are still plenty of spaces in Week 2 for 6-10 year olds.

Go on, be brave! Learn to snorkel, then take a dip in the shark and stingray filled waters of the National Aquarium Oceanarium Tank!

Max 10 children per session, 8-12 years old.

Week 2: Shark Attack! - 29 & 30 April, 1 May

Learn all about sharks while having fun and games around the aquarium. Touch a shark jaw, feel the rough skin and even hold a 10 million year old shark tooth!

6-10 year olds

$28 per child per session
Session times: 8.30am-12.30pm.

For bookings email us or phone 833-5428

July Holidays (5 - 20 July 2014)

Week 1: Deep Sea Discovery - 8, 9, 10 July

Learn about the strange and wonderful creatures of the deep. Dive even deeper into how these animals work with a hands-on dissection!

Week 2: Animal Games - 15, 16, 17 July

Get ready for the Commonwealth Games (23 July - 3 August 2014) with our very own Animal Games at the National Aquarium!

September/October Holidays (27 September - 12 October)

Week 1: Scavenger Hunt - 30 Sept, 1 & 2 Oct

Are you a super searcher? Come comb the beach and examine the Aquarium for treasures to make into a craft to take home.

Week 2: Digging Dinosaurs - 7, 8 & 9 Oct

Uncover facts about the biggest and most fantastic dinosaurs that ever walked the earth! Make your very own fossil to take home.