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Let’s go to the seaside!




Oh I do love to be beside the seaside!
Come and find seashore creatures, gain top tips on where to find them and how to be safe at the seaside. There is also a chance to take part in the first ever Macduff Marine Aquarium rock stacking competition, sea crafts and much more!
Special activities include:
(Running all weekend)
How to rule the Rock pool – top tips on rock pooling and the low down on common rock pool species.
Beach combing masterclass – a guide to some of the amazing things you can find on the strandline and beyond.
Rock Stacking challenge- Put your creativity and balance to the test in this new and exciting challenge.
Seashore crafts- make and take fishy crafts to keep the guppies happy.
Rock pool ramble- Weather permitting – early morning rock pool ramble on Macduff beach (low tide at 11am) – a seashore safari accompanied by an aquarium staff member.
Chemistry of the Seaside- Joint the Royal Society of Chemistry to experience some of the chemistry of a seaside visit.

Seaside safety- Join the RNLI and RLSS to gain tips on how to stay safe while enjoying the seaside.

Sunday 25th only!
Dolphin spotting- Join Whale and Dolphin Conservation for some dolphin spotting, try out our ‘big eye’ binoculars and look at some real and replica whale and dolphin bones!


Macduff Marine Aquarium, 11 High Shore, Macduff, AB44 1SL


Adults £7.25, Children £4.10

Contact details

Contact: Marie Dare
Telephone: 01261 833 369