Welcome our Ocean Wise AquaVan page!

AquaVan, or Mobile Programs, is the traveling education stream of Ocean Wise®, bringing ocean education to schools, youth groups, and communities coast to coast. 

To date we have engaged over 625,000 students, youth and community members! 

Welcome to our online platform that will connect you with the AquaVan team and provide resources to continue your ocean literacy journey!

Where is the AquaVan right now?

The AquaVan team is always on the go, and you can keep an eye on our programs by checking out the map above or by exploring the photo gallery on the left. Are you hoping for an AquaVan visit in your community? Contact us anytime at [email protected]

Our Schedule for 2020:


Lower Mainland, BC


Thompson-Okanagan, BC




Lower Mainland, BC






Lower Mainland, BC

Post Activities and Resources for Students and Teachers

We have created ocean literacy resources for Elementary, Middle and Secondary - check them out!

You can also check out our Teacher Resources section for lesson plans and other activities. If you are looking for some ideas where you can take action check out our Ocean Action classroom, or visit the Shoreline Cleanup website to register for a shoreline cleanup near you!

Keep in touch!

Check out our gallery - if we have been to your community, share your photos with us!

You can follow the Vancouver Aquarium's FaceBook Page or check out our live updates on Twitter.
Tweet to us at #aquavan or post any photos of your interaction with our AquaVan on Instagram or Facebook #AquaVan @oceanwise!