Henley Beach Marine Discovery Centre, South Australia

Web site: http://www.marinediscoverycentre.com.au/

The Marine Discovery Centre (MDC) has gone from strength to strength to become widely acclaimed as Adelaide’s leading Marine Education Centre and Adelaide’s most popular school excursion and community visit site (Adelaide Matters, Feb. ’02). The Centre is booked for visits almost 2 years in advance and has won 38 International, National, State and local education and environmental Awards.

Our Mission Statement

Our aim is to encourage an appreciation and understanding of marine life with a view to promoting conservation and sustainable use.

Our Vision

A Marine Discovery Centre with models, activities aquariums, trails and experiments that are innovative, interactive and exciting.

Bookings Welcome

This Centre is a very popular School Excursion site and bookings are essential. Community members can book from 11am – 12 noon Wed – Friday.

Ph: +61 8 8356 8943

Our Location

We can be found at Henley Beach, South Australia, 15 minutes from Adelaide’s CBD.

Our Coastal Signs

We have developed 34 coastal community education signs across Australia. A Virtual Tour of some of our local signs can be viewed at: http://www.marinediscoverycentre.com.au/Marine_Discovery/virtual_tour/IntroVirtualTour.html

Our Interactive Models

We have developed 23 Interactive Education models including interactives for interstate clients. Some of these models can be viewed at: http://www.marinediscoverycentre.com.au/Marine_Discovery/models/Models.html

MDCA is proudly supported by: