Curious Cuttles Science, Art and VR in the Pub Night - Whyalla 10th July

From AUD $5.00
  • Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Whyalla, South Australia
  • Product code: PMS6KB

Join EMS - Experiencing Marine Sanctuaries staff and volunteers, guest artists, and SA Scientists for a meal and learn more about the rock star lifestyles of cephalopods. Experience a mesmerising dive with cuttlefish from the comfort of your chair via virtual reality goggles, watch guest artist Wildcard Sue draw a cuttlefish throughout the evening (via zoom). Marvel at cuttlefish paintings, images, sculptures, and drawings. There will be activities for children including colouring in competition with prizes and VR experiences.

Thank you to our supporters Inspiring SA, the City of Whyalla, and National Parks and Wildlife Service SA.

Saturday 10th July 6-9 pm

6.00 pm -          There will be a Cuttlefish – VR360 experience. & artist Wildcard Sue will draw a giant cuttlefish on the big screen via Zoom (Sue in NSW COVID lockdown) . 

7.00 pm -          Bangarla Welcome to Country.

7.05 pm -          Introductions – artists, artwork, and scientists 

7.10 pm -          SAs marine environment and how Marine Parks contribute to their protection. Dr Shelley Paull.

7.30pm -           Cephalopod artworks

7.50pm -           Cephalopods and marine art – Ecologist and Educator Janine Baker

8.20 pm -          Rockstar’s of the Ocean - the Giant Cuttlefish – Prof. Bronwyn Gillanders

8.50 pm -          Q&A panel with artists and scientists.

9.00pm -           Close



We encourage you to reserve a table and meals at the time of booking these tickets. Phone 8645 9996

Meals can be ordered from 6 pm - South Whyalla Football Club. Choice of four meals (one vegetarian).



What concessions are available?

A concession is defined as a Senior or Australian Health Care Card Holder who holds an Australian Government issued Senior Card, Pension Card, Repatriation Health Card or Veterans Affair card. For an overseas senior, Proof of Age Card or Passport showing age as 65+ years old.

A student is defined as any primary or secondary school student or full-time tertiary and post-secondary students who have an approved photo ID.