Community groups

Whale and dolphin skeletons at the Ice House, Scottish Dolphin Centre. Photo © Alex Mitchell

WDC visit to your group

Our enthusiastic education team is available to visit community groups to share with you our passion for whales and dolphins and the work of WDC. Topics to choose from cover:

  • Whales, dolphins and porpoise around the Moray Firth
  • Bottlenose dolphins of the East coast of Scotland

We do not charge for WDC visits to your group. Donations are welcome.

‘I write on behalf of the Trefoil guild, to thank you for your interesting and informative talk on the dolphins and whales that live around our coast. We were all fascinated and very impressed with the wealth of your knowledge on the subject.’ Buckie and District Trefoil Guild

For more information or to make a booking ring our education officer Lorna hall on 01343 820 339 or email education.scotland@whales.org

Group visits to WDC’s Scottish Dolphin Centre

We also welcome group visits to WDC’s Scottish Dolphin Centre, with the following activities on offer led by our enthusiastic staff:

  • A guided wildlife walk
  • A guided tour of the Ice House

We also love to welcome groups to our café! For more information or to make a booking please call us on 01343 820 339 or email dolphincentre@whales.org

Upcoming Events

Summer Fun in Spey Bay

Start date: 13th July 2018

End date: 28th July 2018

Time: 10:30am-16:30pm

Location: Spey Bay

We will be running a number of fun activities through the Summer so come and join us! Friday 13th July will see the ‘Dolphin Olympics’ return, so big and small, old and young, will be able to test their speed and strength …. will you be able to jump as high as a bottlenose dolphin?!

Nature Champions

Date: 25th July 2018

Time: 2pm - 4pm

Come and spend an afternoon at WDC’s Scottish Dolphin Centre’s kids’ club (aimed at 5-9yr olds) from 2-4pm every Wednesday in the Scottish school Summer holidays. Take part in a range of games, activities & crafts. Each session is different. Booking is essential as there is a capacity limit on each session – the cost

Earth Guardians

Date: 27th July 2018

Time: 2pm - 4pm

Location: WDC's Scottish Dolphin Centre

Come along to our holiday club over the summer holidays and help us take action for nature! Make your own plastic alternatives, help us improve the bug hotel in our Harbour Garden, discover the power of solar energy and more! Each session is different. Aimed at youngsters aged 10-13yrs. £2.50 per child. An adult must