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Water World Ocean Park Hong Kong

In-park Programmes (Primary School) - Life Planning Education in Ocean Park (Primary 4 - 6)

Nature Experience
Life Planning Education in Ocean Park
Nature ExplorationInteractive Theatre
In line with the schools' Life Planning Education, OPAHK provides students with the rare opportunity to visit our Behind-The-Scene areas and explore the diverse career opportunities in park within half a day. The programme is only applicable to Primary 4 – 6 students.
  • Discover career interests through Behind-The-Scene visits
  • Develop critical thinking and problem solving skills by interacting with professional teams to understand the challenges they encountered
  • Programme Format: Interviews with professional teams; Workplace visit


    Animal Rescue #

    By visiting the Hong Kong Marine Life Stranding and Education Centre, students can understand the roles of Ocean Park veterinarians and other professionals in animal rescuing.

    # Parts of the Animal Rescue programme may be conducted in English and supplemented with Cantonese or Putonghua.

    Animal Husbandry

    By visiting the Behind-The-Scene areas of different attractions, students will have the chance of experiencing the daily operations of animal caretakers.

    • Aquarist
    • Marine Mammal Training and Husbandry
    • Terrestrial Animal Training and Husbandry


    Engineering Design

    With the guidance of technicians and system operators, students will get to learn more about the design, maintenance and operation of the system and mechanics at the park.

    • Life Support System and Maintenance
    • Cable Car Design and Operation
    • Ride Operation and Maintenance


      Programme Fee^ Stay-behind Surcharge
    Student (Per person) HK$100 HK$40
    Teacher (Per person) HK$100 HK$125

    ^ Programme fee includes education programme and 1-hour self-visit at the Park.


    Ocean Park issues 1 accompanying teacher ticket for every 10 student tickets purchased per group, so they can accompany students to the programme. An extra fee applies for any additional teacher to enter the Park, and the fee does not include the participation of the programme. Students cannot use the teacher admission tickets, and vice versa. All participants are expected to leave Ocean Park after the education programme. Participants who would like to remain at the Park and enjoy its facilities after the programme must apply in advance and pay a stay-behind surcharge.

    Students participating in primary programmes could get a copy of the Orienteering Mission worksheet for HK$20! Students who pay the stay-behind surcharge can get it for FREE.

    The programme fees are valid until 31 August 2024.

    Programme Capacity (Students) Time Location
    Animal Rescue * 15 - 20 09:30 - 10:15 / 10:15 - 11:00 / 11:00 - 11:45 / 11:45 - 12:30 / 12:30 - 13:15 / 13:15 - 14:00 / 14:00 - 14:45 The Waterfront
    Aquarist 15 - 20 10:15 - 11:00 / 12:30 - 13:15 The Waterfront
    Marine Mammal Training and Husbandry 15 - 20 11:45 - 12:30 The Summit **
    Terrestrial Animal Training and Husbandry 15 - 20 11:00 - 11:45 The Summit **
    Life Support System and Maintenance 15 - 20 11:00 - 11:45 The Summit **
    Cable Car Design and Operation 15 - 20 11:00 - 11:45 The Waterfront
    Ride Operation and Maintenance 15 - 20 10:15 - 11:00 / 11:00 - 11:45 / 11:45 - 12:30 / 12:30 - 13:15 The Summit **

    * Animal Rescue is ONLY applicable on Wednesday and Thursday.

    ** 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.