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Toddlers (Aged 1.5 - Below 3) Animal Antics

Animal Antics
Are you interested in some fun interactive activities to do with your children at the Grand Aquarium, while visiting marvellous creatures like the manta ray? Sign up for Animal Antics, a programme designed for children aged 1.5 to below 3! Little explorers will watch and listen to interesting stories about this ocean giant, then will go behind the scenes to see how Ocean Park take care of the manta ray, and learn what it eats in a feeding demonstration. After some messy play games that engage their senses, children will make their own manta ray costume with a parent's help and play as their new giant marine friend! 

    Programme Highlight

    • Children will get the chance to interact with their peers in a safe and stimulating environment 
    • Interactive storytelling session introducing the ocean giant, the manta ray
    • Sensory activities which encourage the children to explore with their hands and improve their fine motor skills 
    • A simple manta ray costume making activity with their parent or guardian, a great way to express their creativity 
    • ​Unique opportunity to observe the manta ray feeding demonstration in the Back of House exclusive area 

    Programme Content

    • Visiting the manta ray in Ocean Park 
    • Observing the feeding demonstration from the Back of House exclusive area 
    • Listening and participating in an interactive storytelling session, as a way to meet the manta ray for the first time 
    • Exploring the ocean giant more deeply through sensory play 
    • Creating a simple artwork of a manta ray costume along with the parent or guardian 

    Programme Details

    Date: October 2023 - December 2023 
    Programme Duration: 1.5 hours
    Programme Time: 09:45am - 11:15am OR
    02:45pm - 04:15pm
    Gathering Time: 09:30am OR
    Gathering Location: Next to guest lockers of Ocean Park's Waterfront Car Park
    (Turn left after going down the escalator outside Ocean Park MTR Station Exit B)
    Capacity: 8 families (1 adult & 1 child only)
    (The programme will be cancelled if there are less than 5 participants)
    Ratio of instructors to participants: At least 2 instructors per class
    Language: Cantonese, supplemented with simple English
    • Programmes are subject to change and/or cancellation due to animals' conditions and venue without prior notice. 
    • Adult participants must be capable of carrying accompanying young children while entering Back of House facilities which lasts around 20 minutes. 
    • The park will provide children an apron for a certain activity. 
    • Participants can stay behind after the programme, early admission before the programme is not available. 
    • If there is a need to apply for sick leave, please inform us in advance. Relevant substantiation documents have to be provided. An administration fee of HK$200 and any payment in excess of the amount of initial payment will be charged to each course change, sick leave (except providing medical certificate with the designated programme date of the participant) or refund request. 

    Programme Fee

    Toddlers (Aged 1.5 - below 3) Per family*
    Programme Fee (This programme doesn't offer early bird discount)
    Enrolment starts on 11 September 2023 from 04:00pm onwards
    HK$450 (1 children aged 1.5 to below 3 to join with an accompanying adult aged 18 or above)
    *The Programme Fee includes the participant stay-behind surcharge.


    Before enrolment, please read the "Terms and Conditions", "Note to Parents", and "Enrolment Guideline".

    Please enrol through clicking the below button,
    • Enrolment deadline: 7 days before the commencement of each class. 
    • Enrolment will be postponed for 1 day if the following circumstances occur at 08:00am: 
      • Tropical Cyclone Signal Number 8 or above is issued by the Hong Kong Observatory; 
      • Black Rainstorm Warning is issued by the Hong Kong Observatory. 
    • The selected programme code, date, time, meal's selection (if applicable), and participant's name and email cannot be changed or rescheduled. All payments made are non-refundable and non-transferrable. Please make sure the programme dates fit in participant's schedule before enrolment. 
    • ​Parents will receive a confirmation letter via email once the payment has been received. Please pay attention to the spam or junk mailboxes of your email account.  

    Programme Enquiries

    Enquiry Hotline: (852) 3923 2323 (Select the language and press [4] for Ocean Park Discovery & Education Department.)

    Information may be subject to change without prior notice. In case of any dispute, the decision of Ocean Park Corporation shall be final and binding.