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 NZ Sea Lions hanging out at the Elm Wildlife Reserve on the Otago Peninsula.
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Marine Mammals of Wild Dunedin 🏅

Monarch Wildlife Cruises and Elm Wildlife Tours —

Half price for 6 hours of premium wildlife adventure with Elm Wildlife Tours and Monarch Wildlife Cruises on Saturday 27 April 12.30–6.30pm. On board will be marine mammal experts on NZ Fur Seals, NZ Sea Lions and Leopard Seals. A half day event on water and land to enjoy ocean wildlife.

Elm Wildlife tours and Monarch Wildlife cruises have joined forces  to create a tour that should allow you to see all the major wild life species on the Otago Peninsula with experts to add information about our marine mammals that call Dunedin their home.

  • Depart from outside i-Site 12.30pm to Weller’s Rock to join Monarch cruise round Taiaroa Head and to sea, then on to the Elm Wildlife  
  •  then on to Elm Wildlife's private conservation area for viewing of Yellow-Eyed Penguins , NZ Fur Seal Colony and Sea Lions on the beach.

    Please refer to Tour Requirements before booking:


Cost:  $89 per person  (50% discount for the festival)

This is a Kiwi Guardians Wild Dunedin Medal event. Children attending will be  given a  leaflet by Elm Wildlife Tours on how  to redeem a medal on www.wilddunedin.nz website.  

Bookings essential as there is a maximum  of 20 spaces for this tour. 

 Phone bookings only for this event on (03) 454 4121 or  call direct 0800 356 563

For information on Monarch Wildlife Cruises visit www.wildlife.co.nz or Phone (03) 4774276.