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Melbourne VIC
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10am - 5pm (Last entry 4pm)
Weekends, School Holidays and Public Holidays
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Junior Penguin Keeper Club!

Seeking Junior Penguin Keepers

 

Seeking Junior Penguin Keepers to join our club! Meet our incredible penguin keepers, learn how they care for our Gentoos and King penguins, and find out more about these incredible and unique animals.

Join us for live videos, download worksheets and learn more about our penguin keepers, and discover some awesome penguin facts!

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Get involved

Join our Facebook Junior Penguins Facebook Group where you can:

Post questions for our keepers

Share your favourite penguin videos and photos

Share your favourite penguin facts!

Facebook.com/groups/juniorpenguinkeepers

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Watch

 

Coming soon:

  • 19 August at 4pm: Penguin life cycles, see eggs and other artifacts!
  • 26 August at 4pm: Penguin hand feed and weekly weigh-in!
  • 2 September at 4pm: Penguin enrichment, why it is so important.
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Downloadable worksheets

 

Click to download worksheet 1: Introduction to becoming a Junior Penguin Keeper 

Click to download worksheet 2: Who are you looking after?

Download worksheet 3: Penguin Science (available 17 August 2020)

Download worksheet 4: Penguin reproduction (available 24 August 2020)

Download Worksheet 5: Caring for penguins (available 31 August 2020)

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Meet our Penguin Keepers!

 

Meet the Keeper: Taylor

Plus check out our blog interview with Taylor

 

Meet the Keeper: Rosie

Check out blog interview with Rosie 

 

 

Meet the Keeper: Nicola

Available 13 August 2020

 

Meet the Keeper: Tanith

Available 25 August 2020

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Crayola Penguin craft

 

Create awesome penguin craft, with thanks to our friends at Crayola! 

Coming soon...

For more visit instagram.com/crayola_anz and Facebook.com/crayola/

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Downloadable penguin facts

Right-click and select "save image as" to download:

Do penguins fly? (coming soon)
Gentoo penguins swimming (coming soon)
Penguin moulting (coming soon)
Penguin size (coming soon)
The Gentoo Penguin (coming soon)
The King Penguin (coming soon)

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Online workshops for schools

During the new restrictions in Victoria, SEA LIFE Melbourne is delighted to offer online workshops for schools! Our Educators can run remote workshops by dialing into Google Classroom, Zoom, Houseparty or Skype!

Online school workshops

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Merlin's Education Toolbox

Looking for fun educational resources? Check out Merlin’s Education Toolbox, a FREE online resource hub inspired by SEA LIFE and our friends at WILD LIFE, LEGOLAND Discovery Centre. Madame Tussauds, the Sydney Tower Eye, Otway Fly Treetop Adventures and Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures.

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