Whales of the Southern Oceans

Days of Ice

This exhibition is no longer on display at the Museum.

Every summer, whales travel to Antarctica to take advantage of the abundant food found in the southern oceans.

Blue whale painted on yellow rockLocal artist Faye Broughton has painted some of Antarctica’s whales on rocks, which are hidden throughout the Museum.

Pick up an entry form from the Museum Foyer, whakatōmenetia (explore) the Museum and kimihia (find) the whales, then tuhituhi (write) the names of the whales and how long they can grow up to on your form. Solve one final puzzle, post your form in the box in the Foyer and you're in the draw to win a great prize.

Days of Ice | 29 September – 9 October 2022

To discover more events and find out more about Days of Ice, visit www.daysofice.co.nz

Terms and Conditions

Entry must be on an official entry form. Employees of Canterbury Museum and their families are ineligible to enter. Only one entry per person will be accepted. All entrants must be aged 15 years and under. The competition closes at 5.30 pm on Sunday 16 October 2022. No entries will be accepted after this date. The first correct entry drawn on Monday 17 October 2022 will receive a prize. Canterbury Museum has sole discretion to determine if entries are correct and will not enter into any discussion or correspondence.

This exhibition is no longer on display at the Museum.
24 September – 16 October 2022
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