Welcome to the Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony

Come and discover the world of the little blue penguins. Your visit contributes to our long-term conservation and research programmes where we care for and learn about the penguins' lives.


We are open to the public for Evening Viewing.

Doors open at 5.00pm, viewing begins at 5.45pm


If you are a Waitaki resident, please email us directly with proof of address to book: [email protected]



You can support our work by adopting a penguin or sponsoring our work:

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Nga mihi, thank you!