Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
Saturday 2nd March 2019
Experience the marine life beneath the surface of Cable Bay close to the Horoirangi Marine Reserve. All snorkel gear and snorkel guides provided free. For 5 year olds and above. No snorkel experience necessary. 15 year olds and under must be accompanied by an adult at the beach. Arrive and register anytime between 9.00am and 12.00pm. We recommend arriving early. Donations welcomed. Hosted by Experiencing Marine Reserves.
A Sea Week celebration with other marine activities and information including marine biosecurity, Marine Metre Squared and rock pool exploration. Children can earn a DOC Kiwi Guardians medal; Citizen Scientist. Find out more about Kiwi Guardians and claim medals at https://www.doc.govt.nz/par...
9.00am Snorkel registrations open
10.00 Ocean Voices presentation
11.30 Rock pool exploration and MM2
12.00pm Ocean Voices presentation
Snorkel registrations close
Sponsored by Port Nelson and DOC.
Supported by Tasman Bay Guardians, Cawthron Institute, NZ Marine Studies Centre, TOS Marine Biosecurity, Forest and Bird, Abyss Dive and Whenua Iti Outdoors.
Check postponement on the EMR Nelson fb page.