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Celebrate World Ocean Day on 6th June

To celebrate World Ocean Day 2009, the Plymouth Marine Science Partnership is organising a family event on the 6th June on the sea, shore and at the National Marine Aquarium.
There will be plenty of marine-themed activities; below is an outline of the day:
11am  Start the day with a free Seahorse Safari at Batten Bay. Marine scientists will help you to explore the marine life of Plymouth Sound and there will be prizes in our beach sculpture competition.
12pm onwards   Bring a picnic and enjoy the delights of the Maritime Garden at the aquarium. There will be fun for the kids and marine-themed stalls for the adults.
2pm    Meet the star of an exciting new children's television programme -  Nettlecatfish, a quirky character sure to become a firm favourite.
3pm   Enjoy the delights of the aquarium. Talks and games.
Please wear suitable footwear for the Seahorse Safari and, if rain is forecast wet weather gear.
Please not the ferry from the Barbican pontoon to Mount Batten is £1.50 for a adult and £1.20 for a child (one way) - to book your space please email or call 01752 275206. For more information on the safari and directions to Batten Bay call Guy Baker on 01752 633352 or visit
Please print off the voucher below - one voucher per accompanying adult. voucher can not be resold or reused. Valid only on 6th June 2009.

Published: 22nd April 2009

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