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Feeding Times

Penguins being fed

Our usual feeding times are shown below, but please check when you arrive as they sometimes need to be changed or could be unavailable.

11:30am - Divine Shark Dinner

Shark feeding
  • Go deeper into our undersea ocean tunnel
  • Get close! Watch our Black Tip Reef sharks like never before! 
  • Find out how you can tell one species from another
  • Learn about the most misunderstood predator in the ocean
  • Help us make sure that sharks don’t become extinct

12pm - Penguin Play Time

Penguins feeding
  • Meet our colony of Humboldt Penguins
  • Get to know each Penguin by name. Which one is your favourite?
  • See them enjoy life in the bathing pool or sunbathing on their favourite rock
  • Find out why they are vulnerable in the wild and what you can do to help

12:30pm - Turtle Tea Time

Turtle feeding
  • Explore the underwater tunnel and see the turtle’s tea time
  • Meet Josie, Ali, Gumbo & Sharky and watch them play
  • Find out why they live in our sanctuary and how each is disabled
  • Hear about the conservation issues affecting their relatives
  • Who’s who? Can you tell the difference?

1pm - Ravenous Ray Feed

Ray feeding
  • Explore the Ray Pool and its curious residents
  • See how the mackerel mirror each other
  • See how we stick-feed the rays

2pm - Otter Madness

Otter feeding
  • Meet Jonny, Branson & Pickle in the otter enclosure
  • Find out why they are different from other species of otter 
  • Understand why they are under threat
  • Find out what keeps them happy and entertained 
  • Right at home! See how well the otters have adapted to their new environment
  • Save them. Find out how you can help save them from extinction

2:30pm - Penguin Play Time

Penguin feeding
  • Meet our colony of endangered Humboldt Penguins
  • Get to know each Penguin by name. Which one is your favourite?
  • See them enjoy life in the bathing pool or sunbathing on their favourite rock
  • Find out why they are endangered and what you can do to help

3pm - Turtle Tea Time

Turtle feeding
  • Explore the underwater tunnel and see the turtle’s tea time
  • Meet Josie, Ali, Cracker, Gumbo & Sharky and watch them play
  • Find out why they live in our sanctuary and how each is disabled
  • Hear about the conservation issues affecting their relatives
  • Who’s who? Can you tell the difference?

3:30pm - Super Seal Time

Seal feeding
  • Meet Starburst, Web and Smartie. They are sisters!
  • Smarty pants! See how clever they are
  • Find out what makes and keeps them happy and entertained
  • The perfect swimmers! See how they have adapted to suit their environment
  • Watch them glide through the water as they wait for their next fish

4:00pm - Otter Madness

Otter feeding

On days when we're open until 5pm or later you can enjoy another chance to meet our friendly otters and learn more about them.

See our opening calender for when we are open.

Get up close:

  • Take a look at our rock pool creatures
  • Hold a crab or touch a starfish
  • Find out what they eat, where they live and how they survive from our team