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Step back in time and dive into an underwater world of our oceans when you enter the South Australian Whale Centre.

About - South Australian Whale CentreVisit the South Australian Whale Centre and take an interactive journey through our state heritage building. Discover a series of audio visual displays, artefacts, whaling history and information about a range of local marine creatures.

Immerse yourself in our specifically created Fisheye 3D theatrette where you will experience a 3D film about the mystical creatures of the deep. Watch a documentary which re-enacts a whale chase experience.

There is plenty to discover across three floors at the South Australian Whale Centre. Don’t miss all the fun in the Kidz Zone play area, and fantastic gift ideas are available in our retail shop!

The South Australian Whale Centre is situated on the historic Railway Terrace, Victor Harbor in an old railway goods shed. Look for the whale tail in Warland Reserve!

Some exhibits you will experience –

  • A variety of unique and one of a kind murals,
  • the Fisheye 3D theatrette (included in admission price),
  • whaling artefacts and our very own kidzone

Open 7 days (Closed Christmas Day)