Get Involved

The Island Bay Marine Education Centre is operated by the non-profit Wellington Marine Conservation Trust.  We rely completely on grants, donations and small fees to continue to offer our education and visitor programmes.  If you'd like to support the Centre please contact us for information on:

We rely on volunteers for all our programmes.  So if you're interested in volunteering opportunities please email

For information on business or commercial sponsorships of any of our exhibits or programmes please contact us on (04) 3838285 or email Join our sponsors.

Tax deductible donations can be made directly to our donation account  (02-0536-0442456-02) or by cheques payable to Island Bay Marine Education Centre can be sent to PO Box 20-001, Wellington South, Wellington 6242.  Please let us know if you require a donation receipt. 

Goods and Services 
If you're an individual or business with products or services you'd like to donate to the Centre, please contact us on (04) 383 8285 or