Sea Synergy Marine Awareness Centre

Sea Synergy Marine Awareness Centre

TEL: +353 (0)877850929
ADDRESS: Main St., Waterville, Co. Kerry
-Discover what lies beneath the Wild Atlantic Way-

Located in the beautiful seaside village Waterville, on the Ring of Kerry, Sea Synergy enables people to discover what lies beneath the Wild Atlantic Way through an informative and interactive marine interpretive centre and lots of activities for all ages. The centre also supports wildlife charities such as Birdwatch Ireland and the Irish Whale and Dolphin Group.

Sea Synergy Awareness Centre
The interpretive centre holds some very rare whale and dolphin skulls and bones, models of fish, live animals in the tanks, a touch pool, an Irish marine life audio visual, exhibits on Irish whales and dolphins and lots more interactive displays for everyone to enjoy discovering Irelands fantastic marine life! A marine biologist is available to explain the amazing sea life found in the centre and in Irish waters.

Evening talks & presentations in the centre such as:
Irish whales and dolphins
What the sea means to me
Shark tales
Marine Creature Feature
Being a marine biologist
Offshore Ireland - what is out there?

Sea Synergy Marine Awareness Centre entry fee
€3.50 child/OAP (child under 18yrs)
€4.50 Adult
€12 Family ticket (2ads, 2child)
*Special rates apply for groups of 5 or more*
*Memberships also available*

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Sea Synergy Activities
Sea Synergy provides fun and interesting activities for both kids and adults (the big kids!) to discover Irelands' marine life and the importance of the sea in our daily lives. Nature connection is a key part of learning in all workshops. Sea Synergy is also involved in Coastwatch and Shore Thing surveys and Clean Coasts initiatives participating in beach cleans in which part of each workshop a 5 minute beach clean is undertaken to raise awareness of marine litter and help clear the beach of litter.

Activities and workshops include:

Explore the Seashore & Rocky shore rambles beach workshops
Marine Creature Feature workshop
Beach Art & Litter Awareness workshop
Discover Snorkelling courses
Be a marine biologist for the day workshop
Sea stars – guided beach walk @ night

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Sea Synergy packages include:
Entrance to Sea Synergy centre &
· Marine wildlife watching trips
· Sea sport activities
· Seafood tasters
· Gourmet seafood platter in local seafood restaurant
· Discover Snorkelling course
· Seaweed discovery tour
· Beach workshops
· Birthday party packages
and lots more!!!

Sea ROK Tours: Packages also available for Ring of Kerry tours with a marine influence, discovering the beautiful Kerry coast. A great way to start or end a Wild Atlantic Way trip, let us organise an itinerary to your liking of activities and stopovers, whether it be adrenaline or relaxation you 're after we can help immerse you in the beauty of Irelands coastline.

Sea Synergy collaborates with and promotes local marine activity providers such as sea sports centres, wildlife watching trips, boat tours and fishing trips. If you would like to find out about any of these or a package deal call in to the centre to enquire or send us an email .

Sea Synergy Marine Awareness and Activity centre is owned and managed by marine biologist Lucy Hunt who grew up in Waterville and loves sharing her passion of the marine environment with everyone. Most of the workshops, talks and courses are conducted by her with one or more trained marine biologists to assist in supervision and activities. For more info on Lucy read her Bio

Sea Synergy Marine Awareness and Activity Centre in Waterville is open from June to Sept. Lucy also partakes in festivals with her Marine Creature Feature travelling workshop and is available to visit schools or groups to give presentations on lots of marine topics. For more information on any of the above you can email Lucy on or call +353 (87) 7850929. Follow LH Marine & Sea Synergy on Facebook

Volunteer positions are available at Sea Synergy Centre from June –Sept. If you are interested in volunteering with Sea Synergy please send a cover letter and CV to Lucy @

Synergy = two or more elements or people coming together for an overall better outcome.
Sea Synergy aims to bring people and the marine environment together to have a better overall understanding of Irelands' marine biodiversity through interesting exhibits, fun workshops and activities, in turn creating appreciation, marine stewardship and conservation.