Community Events

Winter Whale Fest – Victor Harbor – VR Experience – Marine Life of the Great Southern Reef

Join Experiencing Marine Sanctuaries for a totally immersive experience. Put on a pair of VR goggles and immerse yourself in the marine life of the ‘Great Southern Reef’. Experience the colourful giant Australian cuttlefish, friendly sea lions, seadragons, and what it is like to dive under the Rapid Bay jetty surrounded by other divers and large schools of reef fish. 

The whole session lasts 30 minutes. The experience starts with a VR dive briefing before a 15 minute 360 virtual reality experience.

Tickets: $5 per person.
Bookings required.

The Winter Whale Fest is a month-long Festival celebrating the arrival of the Southern Right Whales on the Fleurieu Peninsula, and an opportunity to share the passion the Victor Harbor and Fleurieu community has for the protection and preservation of our coastal landscapes and marine environment. 

There are more than 25 events thoughtfully curated, the Festival is a rare opportunity to hear and learn from marine conservation thought leaders, immerse yourself in the magic of the marine world firsthand, and participate in a range of educational and cultural experiences.

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Jun 08 2024


10:00 am - 2:00 pm


$5 per person


SA Whale Centre
2 Railway Tce. Victor Harbor