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Marine Discovery Presentation + Session Times

All our guests in the park are welcome to join us in the following presentations and encounters to learn about all the different species of animals we have here at DMCP as well as the threats their wild counterparts experience out in the wild and how we can all work together to protect them and their environment.

The following encounters and presentations are part of your admission fee with no extra cost. The photographs are at extra cost but you are not obliged to purchase any photos. If you wish to purchase the photos they will be available after the interactions at the photo counter as well as online and the proceeds help DMCP with the conservation and rehabilitation efforts.

Please listen out for announcements around the park as we have many training sessions and fun animal play sessions happening around the park in between the presentations.

 

Creekside café opens at 7:30am daily

Park gates open at 9am and close at 3pm every day of the year.

**Please note that session times & animal encounters may vary. Please see our friendly staff on arrival & they will notify you if there are any changes to the daily schedule to avoid disappointment** 

 

 

 

 

 

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Session Start Times

Show + Session Times

Seal Brekky at Seal Shores

Come up to Seal Shores just behind Penguin Beach where you will see our beautiful Australian sea lions have their fishy breakfast!

 

9:00am

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Penguin Feeding

At DMCP we have the smallest species of penguins called the Little Blue penguins. These little guys are very cheeky and love fish! Join us at Penguin Beach and help us feed our penguins and learn what you we can do to help native wildlife.

 

9:30am

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Solitary Reef - Fish Feeding 

Solitary Reefs feeding interaction is a great opportunity for little and big kids to have some fun getting splashed whilst feeding some fish. Our trainers will tell you all about or turtle rehabilitation program as well as the beautiful Solitary Island Marine Park of the Coffs Coast. 


10:00am

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Dolphin Kisses

We have many up close and personal encounters available throughout the day. One of the most up close encounters we would like to invite everyone in the park to join in on is receiving a kiss on a cheek from one of our beautiful dolphins. This encounter takes place at Discovery Stadium where our professional photographer is there to capture that special moment in case you wish to take that memory home with you.


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10:40am

 

(10.20am NSW School Hols)

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Marine Discovery Presentation

Please join us at Discovery Stadium for our seal and dolphin presentation where you get to learn about the animals and the care that they receive. Our animals will show off their natural behaviours as well as some other fun behaviours they have learned from their trainers. We hope that our animals and trainers will inspire as many people as possible to do as much as they can to reduce pollution that harms the marine environment. All guests will be welcomed to the poolside after the presentation to give the dolphins a belly rub.


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11:00am

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Dolphin Pats

All guests will be welcomed to the poolside after the presentation to give the dolphins a belly rub.


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11:20am

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Learn about conservation 

Head to the research & education marquee in our garden where you will see some amazing displays & might have the opportunity to meet one of the team from Dolphin Marine Rescue & hear about their exciting rescue, rehabilitation & release work as well as future plans for Coffs Harbours first Wildlife Hospital!


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Seal Hugs

Our cheeky seals love cuddles and pats and we would like to share that experience with all of our guests in the park. Please join us at Seal Garden where our professional photographer will be ready to capture the magical moment of you cuddling a seal.


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1:00pm (20 mins only)

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Marine Discovery Presentation

Please join us at Discovery Stadium for our seal and dolphin presentation where you get to learn about the animals and the care that they receive. Our animals will show off their natural behaviours as well as some other fun behaviours they have learned from their trainers. We hope that our animals and trainers will inspire as many people as possible to do as much as they can to reduce pollution that harms the marine environment. All guests will be welcomed to the poolside after the presentation to give the dolphins a belly rub.


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1:40pm

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Dolphin Pats

All guests will be welcomed to the poolside after the presentation to give the dolphins a belly rub.


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2:00pm

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Penguin Feeding

At DMCP we have the smallest species of penguins called the Little Blue penguins. These little guys are very cheeky and love fish! Join us at Penguin Beach and help us feed our penguins and learn what you we can do to help native wildlife.

 

2:30pm

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Training & Animal Enrichment

A special time of day where our trainers get to spend some quality time with their favorite animals, listen to announcements or ask one of our friendly team members where today’s session is going to be, it might be in the garden or the pool!

 

2:30pm

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Face Painting 

Add some colour and smiles to your day! 

Extra cost is involved. Selected days only.

Next dates available are from 21st September  

 


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Share your experience & win

Write a short story, upload a photo and you could WIN free entry to the park for you and your family.

Tami

I seen Bucky on sash on TV just now. What an amazing spirit. I feel blessed to be kissed by a trooper. Xoxo thank you Greg for sharing an amazing dolphin. I work with Fuji and I am glad we have a photo booth for people to keep the memories. Sometimes it is all you have. I love my kiss picture with Bucky. Thank you for your photo. Paige Sinclair CEO..

Katherine Thompson

This was my last visit to The pet Porpoise pool 35 years ago I was 7. we used to go every year when I was little and my grandmother getting kissed by a seal was the highlight of the day. I loved feeding the fairy penguins and my dream is to one day swim with the dolphins. I would love to win passes to marine magic to experience it again with my family. What great memories Katherine, we hope to w..

Bianca

My mum and I just spend the whole weekend at Pet Porpoise Pool, we travel from Tweed to Coffs just to see Buck and Zip, we love them and can't get enough. Already driven down 3 times this year, and every time it's amazing. And we loved seeing all 5 dolphins in the pool, Bella's a sneaky little thing! We got drenched by her plenty of times hahaha. Great to hear you enjoyed yourselves - Paige S..

Jenny

I took my two children years ago and loved it now I have a 5 year old who desperately want dolphin and seal kisses.. making plans to go again very soon Thank you Jenny, Good Luck :)..

Joy Cook

The last time I went it was called "Pet Porpoise Pool". Took the Grandkids last Saturday. We all had a fantastic time. Well done everyone, keep up the great work. The Cook, Welsh and Beverleys. Great thank you!!! ..

Sharnie henderson

We adore dolphin marine conservation park the staff are so caring and lovely and the food is great .. the dolphins are well cared for .. my partner and 5 year old cuddle a dolphin i was disappointed becoz i was pregnant at the time and couldnt ... definitely on the cards to come back asap ... we love the park sooooooo much .. its really a blessing to have them x Thank you Sharnie, yo..

Tracey

Family had a great time Kids keep asking to go again. Lots of fun and heaps of information too Thank you Tracey..

Stacie frost

This places is amazing it’s a must see every time I go there Thank you Stacie - we look forward to seeing you again soon :)..

Michelle Coad

My family with two teenage children travelled from Port Macquarie to visit on 15th July because my daughters school camp to Coffs Harbour was cancelled and the one thing she wanted to see the most was the Dolphin Marine Conservation Park. We arrived late so didn’t see the dolphin show but absolutely loved seeing the seals, dolphins, penguins and other marine life with their daily goings on. We..

Amelia

I was a junior marine ranger for the whole day and it was such an incredible experience, it is definitely worth coming and having a look at, and even if you are not a junior marine ranger it is still mind blowingly awesome, one of my favorite moments there was being able to see the dolphin show and also being able to pat the dolphins belly, my favorite dolphin is Calamity because she is really..

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