Ocean Park Hong Kong

Octopus (Secondary 1–3)

Act for Nature

Through various guided activities, students have the opportunity to learn more about natural resources and to act sensibly in conserving the environment. We emphasise hands-on learning experiences, students will first gain a basic understanding of nature through online programme, and then followed by investigating and exploring in the Park, which prepares students for the Senior Secondary Curriculum.

    Polar Voyage

    • Through conducting an experiment, investigate the impacts of climate change and propose simple low-carbon living solutions
    • Visit Polar Adventure and observe a seal education demonstration to discover how different polar animals adapt to their habitats, and to understand the threats they are facing
    • Programme Format: Polar environment simulating experiment; Seal education demonstration

      This programme was developed by Ocean Park Academy Hong Kong and the Faculty of Education, The University of Hong Kong
      (Credit to: Heywood Lam, Angel Li, Maggie Lam and Jovita Lui)

    Rulers of the Ocean

    • Visit Shark Mystique, find out why sharks are called “Rulers of the Ocean” and understand their importance to ecosystem
    • Explore the challenges faced by sharks in Hong Kong, rethink humans’ impacts on the environment and commit to stop consuming shark fins
    • Programme Format: Shark anatomy investigation; Group discussion and presentation

    Bamboo Eaters

    • Understand the uniqueness of giant pandas, investigate the natural and anthropogenic threats faced by giant pandas
    • From a scientific perspective, compare skull models of different animals and analyse giant pandas’ feeding habits through examining faeces samples
    • Programme Format: Giant panda observation; Animal diet analysis

    Ocean Treasures

    • Visit the Grand Aquarium and discover the amazing behaviours and adaptations of marine creatures
    • Learn about marine resources through an exciting trivia game and learn to cherish the treasures of the ocean
    • Programme Format: Marine animals observation; Trivia game

    Mystery of Marine Life Stranding (FREE)

    • Visit the Hong Kong Marine Life Stranding and Education Centre to learn about the equipment and methods used in examining marine animals 
    • Uncover the mystery of marine life stranding through investigating actual cases
    • Programme Format: Visit the Hong Kong Marine Life Stranding and Education Centre; Stranding case studies

    This programme is supported by the HSBC 150th Anniversary Charity Programme


    For Mystery of Marine Life Stranding, at least 30 percent of participants must be the recipients of the Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme, School Textbook Assistance (TA) Scheme and/ or Student Travel Subsidy (STS) Scheme. Participants will enjoy a free education programme, transportations between Ocean Park and school, and in-park meal arrangement on the visiting date.

    Programme Capacity (Students) Time Location
    Polar Voyage^ 20 - 30 11:00 - 12:30 The Summit#
    Rulers of the Ocean 20 - 30 11:00 - 12:30 / 14:00 - 15:30 The Summit#
    Bamboo Eaters 20 - 40 10:00 - 11:30 / 11:30 - 13:00 /
    13:00 - 14:30
    The Waterfront
    Ocean Treasures 20 - 40 10:00 - 11:30 / 11:30 - 13:00 /
    13:00 - 14:30
    The Waterfront
    Mystery of Marine Life Stranding (FREE) 20 - 50 10:00 - 11:30 / 14:00 - 15:30
    (Selected Mon & Thur)
    The Waterfront

    ^Polar Voyage is NOT applicable on Tuesday mornings.

    # One-way travelling time between the Ocean Park Main Entrance and The Summit is about 45 minutes. Please allow sufficient time to reach the programme location and return from Ocean Park.

    All participants should enter Ocean Park at the same time. Teachers should approach our Ticketing Office for the admission procedure upon arrival at Ocean Park. Please then proceed to the designated gathering location as explained in the Confirmation Letter.

      Programme Feeˇ
    Student (Per person) HK$135
    Teacher (Per person) HK$225

    ˇ Programme fee includes education programme and stay-behind surcharge (Except Mystery of Marine Life Stranding).

    Ocean Park issues 1 accompanying teacher ticket for every 10 student tickets purchased per group, so they can accompany students to the classroom session. An extra fee applies for any additional teacher to enter the Park. Students cannot use the teacher admission tickets, and vice versa.

    The programme fees are valid until 31 August 2022.

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