Get Involved

The Island Bay Marine Education Centre is operated by the not for-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 thron volunteering, sponsorships, donations and Goods and Services.


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



For information on business or commercial sponsorships of any of our exhibits or programmes please contact us on (04) 383 8285 or email


Tax deductible donations can be made directly to our donation account (02-0536-0442456-02).  Please let us know if you require a donation receipt by emailing

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