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.



Evening viewing will begin at 8.30pm


Make the most of our summer deal,

20% off Evening Viewing tickets until 28 February!




Watch our Live Cams below!


Our Evening Viewing and New Zealand fur seals resting during the day: 


Inside the Nest : 



You can support our work by adopting a penguin

or sponsoring our work: visit us here



You can also support us by purchasing something from

our Online Store


Ngā mihi, thank you!