AS A PRECAUTIONARY MEASURE TO CONTAIN THE SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19), THE NOBBIES VISITOR CENTRE AND ANTARCTIC JOURNEY ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED.

Opening hours

Last entry to the Antarctic Journey at the Nobbies is approximately 2 hours before sunset each day, and the Nobbies Centre itself closes approximately 1 hour before sunset each day to protect the native wildlife.

Antarctic Journey
Summer: 10am – approx. 7pm (Opening at 2pm on Christmas Day)
Autumn: 10am – approx. 4pm
Winter: 10am – approx. 3pm
Spring: 10am – approx. 5pm

Nobbies Centre
Summer: 10am – approx. 8pm (Opening at 2pm on Christmas Day)
Autumn: 10am – approx. 5pm
Winter: 10am – approx. 4pm
Spring: 10am – approx. 6pm

Cafe opening hours:

Nobbies Centre

Daylight savings (until 4th April)

11am – 5.30pm

*Only cabinet food available, a la carte menus not available until further notice (activated from Wednesday 18th March)

*Hot fried food options available

 

Non daylight savings (From 5th April)

11am-4.30pm 

*Only cabinet food available, a la carte menus not available until further notice (activated from Wednesday 18th March)

*Hot fried food options available



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The Nobbies Cafe closes approximately 30 minutes before the above closing times, while the Gift Shop will remain open until the centre closes.

Visiting the penguins? Check the penguin arrival calendar to see what time the Penguin Parade starts throughout the year.