Visitors can see Little Penguins at close range during the day and learn about their intriguing lifestyle.
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Penguin commentaries and feeding times are at 10.30am, 12.30pm and 2.30pm during the island’s open season. The glass walls of the pool provide unrestricted underwater views of these delightful birds and the centre has information panels and touch-tables to help you plan your day and learn more about the island’s inhabitants and history. Entry fees apply.
Guided interpretative walks
The Penguin Island Waddle – are conducted daily at 11.15 am and 1.15 pm during the island’s open season, departing from the Discovery Centre. These walks give visitors a rare insight into the island’s natural and cultural history and the Parks and Wildlife Service guide will describe the special relationships the island’s plants and animals have within the area.
A shady, grassed area just in front of the viewing and interpretation facility is the perfect spot for a picnic.