Seaweek 3-11 March 2012
3-11 March 2012
Join in the 2012 Seaweek celebrations! There will be various events around Marlborough to celebrate our oceans including:
Sailings on the Steadfast traditional sail, with environmental educator Richard de Hamel. 2 hr sailings from Picton on 3 and 4 March. Tickets $30 adults, $15 children (12yrs). Tickets from Blenheim and Picton i-sites and Edwin Fox Museum. http://www.steadfastsail.com/
Experience Long Island marine reserve – without even getting wet! A boat ride from Picton to Long Island with underwater cameras, divers and interpretation. All day event on 4 March. $40 adults, $20 children (12 yrs). Tickets from DOC Picton 03 520 3002.
Activities for kids at Marlborough District Library (Wednesday 7 March 10:30 am) and Picton Library (Thursday 8 March 3:45pm).
Art Competition for kids. Have your say, the artistic way and be in to win prizes! Entries must be in by 4pm Friday 2 March. For details download the competition flyer from the Seaweek website http://www.seaweek.org.nz/
An Evening at Sea Film Festival. Friday 9 March at 7pm at Ecoworld. Entrance by gold coin donation (includes admission to EcoWorld from 7pm).
Edwin Fox - No cost day for kids and dress up. 4th March.