Upcoming Events

School Holiday activities

Discover our range of activities over the January summer holidays!

Leave the kids with us while you enjoy some time on your own. Please come and check them in first though.
Special needs children must be accompanied by a carer.

Discover SUP boarding with Dave from Bunbury Surf School.

Learn to SUP board in the calm waters of Koombana Bay, easy to learn and fun for all ages.

Discover Rescue Turtles with Charoltte

Meet our rescue turtles and then make your own from recycled plastic bottles with local artist Charlotte White.

Discover Dreamcatchers with Ebony

For children 6yrs+, create your very own Dreamcatcher with Ebony then Explore the Interpretive Centre. Children are looked after by us.

Discover Mandalas

Practicing the art of mindfulness, this relaxing workshop gives you the skills to create your very own Mandalas.  Using watercolours and fine-liners, you’ll use shapes and colours to design this beautiful take home artwork.

Discover Library bag Design

Explore the Interpretive Centre for inspiration then decorate your own Dolphin Discovery Centre library bag to take home.

Discover Self Portraits

Using mirrors, we’ll be looking at what makes us “us” Learning self portrait techniques, we’ll transform oursleves into some underwater adventurers, snorkelling the seas!
Includes Entry to the Interpretive Centre

Discover Sustainable Fishing

For children 6yrs+, learn to fish (catch and release & sustainable fishing). Children are looked after by us.

Discover Boomerang Art with Troy

Learn traditional boomerang painting and listen to some dreamtime stories of our area.  Paint your own boomerang to take home.
Includes entry to the Interpretive Centre

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Event Details
Discover SUP BoardingTuesday 4th January10:30 & 11:30
Discover Rescue TurtlesWednesday 5th January9:45
Discover DreamcatchersThursday 6th January10:00
Discover SUP BoardingFriday 7th January10:30 & 11:30
Discover SUP BoardingTuesday 11th January10:30 & 11:30
Discover Rescue TurtlesWednesday 12th January9:45
Discover DreamcatchersThursday 13th January10:00
Discover SUP BoardingFriday 14th January10:30 & 11:30
Discover MandalasFriday 14th January10:00
Discover Library Bag DesignMonday 17th January10:00
Discover SUP BoardingTuesday 18th January10:30 & 11:30
Discover Self PortraitsTuesday 18th January10:00
Discover FishingWednesday 19th January10:00 & 12:30
Discover Boomerang Art with Troy Bennell Thursday 20th January10:00
Discover SUP BoardingFriday 21st January10:30 & 11:30
Discover Library Bag DesignMonday 24th January10:00
Discover SUP BoardingTuesday 25th January10:30 & 11:30
Discover Boomerang Art with Troy BennellThursday 27th January10:00
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Sunset Bar

Grab your family and friends and come and enjoy the atmosphere of the Sunset Bar. Situated upstairs at the Dolphin Discovery Centre overlooking beautiful Koombana Bay, it’s a prime location to unwind from your week.
Showcasing local wines, brews & distilleries, the view from the first floor is gorgeous, so come and enjoy the Bunbury Sunset Bar.

Event Details
Upstairs Sunset BarWednesday to Sunday3 pm until late

Quiz Night

Our Quiz night is back by popular demand, and now a regular event!

The last Friday of every month (excluding Nov & Dec) join us for a Fun general knowledge quiz night fundraising for the Bunbury Dolphin Discovery Environment Fund
– 6pm entry downstairs, Quiz Start 6.30pm
– Angie Ayers from TripleM Radio will be back as the host
– $10 Entry per person, max of up to 8 people per booking, if you are by yourself or a couple you are welcome to join another team on the night as well.
– Prizes to be won
– Prebook platter menu OR check out the menu to order on the night, fully licensed, no BYO
– Please book ahead to avoid disappointment, limited seats available, Phone 08 9791 3088 or book online via link!
Event Details
last Friday of the month (excludes Nov and Dec)6pm
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Breakfast Over the Bay

Enjoy a scrumptious breakfast buffet and a beautiful view of Koombana Bay, upstairs at the Dolphin Discovery Centre Function Rooms. And maybe a cheeky Dolphin visiting our Interaction Zone at the same time!?
$25 adults, $12.50 children (5-12 years), under 5 free

Event Details
Sunday January 16th 20228 to 11 am
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Fringe Buddies - BSHS Band Performance

As a part of Bunbury Fringe Festival, the Dolphin Discovery Centre’s Sunset Bar is hosting the musical talents of four Bunbury Senior High School Bands. Two hours of eclectic performances from the Junior Contemporary Band – a small ensemble with drums & guitars that play from Blues to Rock. The Senior Jazz Big Band – they play old time Big Band Jazz through to Contemporary Pop Vocal & Instrumental. 4-Bit, a highly skilled modern Jazz Quartet with trumpet, keyboard, bass guitar and drum set. And then the Senior Contemporary Ensemble an enthusiastic group of students that perform mostly Indie Rock.
For two hours of entertainment, come along and enjoy this free performance.
The bands will be playing in the first floor Function Centre, so table bookings are encouraged. Or bring along your blanket and listen from the lawn.
The Sunset Bar will be open for food and beverage – as we are licensed premises please no BYO.
Event Details
Sunday January 23rd 20224-6pm
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