Your kids can become junior marine biologists at the WA Maritime Museum these school holidays with some fun activites.
Marine Biology Art and Craft
8 - 13 April & 15 - 23 April, 10am – 2pm
Make a fabulous fish mobile or decorate your own sea creature puppet! Colour in your own sea creature and bring it to life on our amazing digital animation screen! Free*. Ages 4+. Bookings required for groups 10+ by calling 1300 134 081. *WA Maritime Museum adult entry fees apply.
8 - 13 April & 15 - 23 April, 10am - 1pm
Why not become part of marine life? Join us for face painting and
explore our amazing undersea world. Free*. Ages 4+. Bookings required
for groups 10+. *WA Maritime Museum adult entry fees apply.
Nuclear Sharks Movie - Discovery Channel
8 - 22 April (excluding 12, 14, 18 & 20), 11am and 2pm
The Bikini Atoll is a marine environment in the Pacific Ocean once destroyed by nuclear testing in the Cold War. Join Philippe Cousteau, grandson of Jacques Cousteau, and his team as they investigate the restoration of this resilient Atoll, which is now home to reef sharks. The screening of this film is sponsored by the US Consulate General Perth. Free with Museum entry fees. All ages. Bookings required for groups of 10+.
Junior Fishing Clinic
13 April, 9.30am - 11.30am & 12noon - 2pm
Join one of Recfishwest's popular and free SunSmart fishing clinics at
the WA Maritime Museum. Participants will learn how to be SunSmart while
learning some fishing basics like casting and fish handling, as well as
how to fish sustainably and look after their fishing environment.
Free*. Ages 8 - 14^. Bookings essential. Call1300 134 081. Fishing rods
and equipment will be supplied. *WA Maritime Museum adult entry fees
apply. ^All participants must be directly supervised by a parent or
20 April, 11am - 12:30pm
Join a Museum scientist and take a closer look at why fish are suited for a life beneath the waves. Staff will dissect a fish to lead an exploration of how fish work - both inside and out! A visiting chef from the National Hotel in Fremantle will prepare a delicious fish recipe and share it with you! Free*. Ages 4+. Bookings essential by calling 1300 134 081. *WA Maritime Museum adult entry fees apply