National Aquarium educators can meet your class at Hardinge Road in Napier for a Rocky Shore Study. While there our staff can help you with identification, adaptations, food chains, tidal zones and conservation of the rocky shore residents.
This programme is free of charge for state, integrated or registered private primary and secondary schools.
If you wish you can visit the National Aquarium for follow up activities either on the same day or at a later date (normal school rates apply).
Click here and go to the Resources tab to download Rocky Shore pre and post activities from the Rocky Shore Programme.
How to book: Fill out a booking form and send it to us or phone us on 06-833-5424.
Meeting spot: the playground at Hardinge Road, Napier
When: Check out the link to the 2014 tide chart and find a time that suits you. The best times to go are up to two hours ahead of low tide and up to one hour after low tide.
What to bring: Click on the Resorces tab for full details. We will supply identification charts.
Cancellations: Please phone us to cancel/postpone the event due to weather. We will plan to meet you on the arranged day rain or shine.