Seaweek 3-11 March 2012

3-11 March 2012

  • When: 3-11 March 2012
  • Venue: Various locations around Marlborough
  • Official website:
  • Tickets: Depending on event
  • Pricing: Depending on event
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: Siobain 03 5203002 / Shelly 03 572 9783

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.

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

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.


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