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Sea Life Weymouth

Sea Life Adventure Park, Lodmoor Country Park, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 7SX

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COVID-19 Information

  • The information in this section was taken in December 2020.
  • Sea Life Weymouth has peak and off-peak opening times this is due to the site being a mixture of indoor and outdoor spaces. Up to date information on opening times is available on their website.
  • On the path leading to the main entrance there are social distance lines at 2m intervals to help space guests. Currently due to COVID restrictions the Fast Track entrance is not being used, all visitors use the main entrance.
  • All guests need to pre-book before they arrive and book into a limited time slot.
  • There is a member of staff available at the entrance.
  • Hand sanitisers are available inside the venue.
  • At every entrance to the buildings there are sanitising stations as well as at all till points, including the entrance to the play area and arcade.
  • To aid with the flow of guests through the attraction there is a capacity limit.
  • There are one-way systems in and out of each building, clearly marked as entrance and exit.
  • Social distancing markers and new signage has been added throughout along with floor markings and wall signage used to direct guests.
  • There are protective clear screens located at desks/counters.
  • Toilets are available.
  • Some of the standard toilet cubicles are closed due to social distancing.
  • You will be required to scan the NHS App on entry.
  • All guests are required to wear a face covering in the indoor buildings unless medically exempt.
  • The venue is certified with the 'We’re Good To Go’ COVID-19 industry standard.
  • For more information on the 'We're Good to Go' Industry Standard please click here.
  • For more information about the measures in place for Covid-19 please click here (new tab) .

Getting Help and Assistance

  • There is a member of staff available for help and assistance.
  • There is not a member of staff trained in British Sign Language.
  • Water bowls for assistance dogs are available.
  • There are not mobility aids available.

Opening Hours

Getting Here

  • By Road View
    • Follow signs to Weymouth via the A354, then either follow brown signs to the Lodmoor Country Park for Sea Life.
    • Short term pay and display car parking is operated by Weymouth council - the Lodmoor Country Park has a large car park for when you visit the Adventure Park.
  • By Bus View
    • There is a bus stop within 150 metres of the venue.
    • For the Adventure Park you need to get off at the Lodmoor Country Park stop.
  • By Train View
    • The nearest Railway Station is Weymouth.
    • Weymouth Sea Life Adventure Park is approximately a 20 minute walk from the train station or you can get the No. 4 Bus.

Parking (Lodmoor Country Park Car Park)

  • Parking View
    • The venue does not have its own parking facilities.
    • The venue shares another venues parking facilities.
    • The car park is located off Greenhill.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • Clearly marked/signposted parent and child parking bays are not available.
    • All parking spaces are provided on a first come first served basis.
  • Blue Badge Parking View
    • There is a/are Blue Badge parking bay(s) available.
    • The Blue Badge bay(s) is/are clearly marked and signposted.
    • There is/are 10+ designated Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the designated Blue Badge parking bay(s) surveyed are 370cm x 480cm (12ft 2in x 15ft 9in).
    • The Blue Badge parking bays have a marked zone to both sides but not at the rear.
    • The marked zones around the Blue Badge parking bay(s) have at least the recommended width of 120cm.
    • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
  • Paying View
    • There are parking charges for the car park.
    • Payment signs are provided.
    • Payment signs are clearly presented.
    • Payment signs are located at the payment machines in the car park.
    • Payment term signs do make it clear if parking charges apply to Blue Badge holders.
    • Payment for parking charges is made at a payment machine and via an app/online.
    • Payment machines are located throughout the car park.
    • There is not a payment machine at a convenient height for wheelchair users.
    • There is a level turning space (minimum 185cm x 210cm) in front of the payment machine(s).
  • Access from the Car Park View
    • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
    • Assistance may be required because there is/are dropped kerbs.
    • The entrance is not clearly visible from the car park.
    • The route from the car park to the entrance is clearly signposted.
    • The surface on the approach to the entrance is tarmac.
    • There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
    • There is no tactile paving on dropped kerbs between the car park and the entrance.
    • The nearest designated Blue Badge parking bay is approximately 51m (55yd 2ft) from the Sea Life entrance.
  • Drop-off Point(s) View
    • There is not a/are not clearly marked drop-off point(s).

Approach

  • Approach View
    • The surface of the approach is tarmac.
    • There is a/are fixed bollard(s) on the approach.
    • The minimum width between the bollards/wall is 130cm.
    • The height of the bollard(s) is 120cm.
    • The bollards do not contrast visually with the tarmac.
    • There is a map of SEALIFE Weymouth on the path leading to the entrance.
    • There is step-free access on the approach.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the venue.
    • The entrance area/door is clearly signed.
    • This entrance is signed with 'Entrance'.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
    • There is not a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance.
    • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
    • The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
    • The door(s) is/are double width.
    • The door(s) is/are permanently held open.
    • The width of the opening is 132cm.
    • There is a second set of doors.
    • The door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
    • The door(s) is/are double width.
    • The door(s) is/are permanently held open.
    • The width of the opening is 144cm.
    • There is a ramp with a very easy incline.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located in front of the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
  • Comments View
    • There is a small lip ahead as you enter the main entrance.
    • The main reception and ticket area is between the first and second set of doors.
  • Comments View
    • There is a small lip ahead as you enter the main entrance.
    • The main reception and ticket area is between the first and second set of doors.

Outside Access (Fast Track Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the venue, to the right of the main entrance.
    • The entrance area/door is clearly signed.
    • There is step-free access at this entrance.
    • There is not a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance.
    • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
    • The door(s) is/are single width.
    • The door(s) is/are permanently held open.
    • The width of the opening is 174cm.
    • There is a member of staff available for assistance at this entrance.

Counter (Tickets)

  • Counter View
    • The counter is located between the first and second set of doors.
    • The counter is approximately 3m (3yd 10in) from the main entrance.
    • The counter is clearly visible from the entrance.
    • There is step-free access to the counter.
    • There is a clear unobstructed route to the counter.
    • There are windows, TVs, glazed screens or mirrors behind the counter which could adversely affect the ability of someone to lip read.
    • The counter is not placed in front of a plain background.
    • The lighting levels at the counter are moderate to good.
    • The height of the counter is 110cm.
    • There is sufficient space to write or sign documents on the counter.
    • There is not a lowered section of the counter.
    • The counter is staffed.
    • There is not a hearing assistance system at the counter.
    • The type of flooring in this area is wood.

Photo Booth

  • The Photo Booth is immediately ahead of you when exiting from the ticket counter.
  • There is a very slight slope leading to the Photo Booth.
  • Access into the booth is via light double doors that open away from you, they are held open and have an opening width of 160cm.
  • The surface of the floor is vinyl and level throughout.
  • There is a green screen to provide different backgrounds for the visitors photographs.
  • The height of the button to take the photograph is 65cm.
  • The exit from the Photo Booth is double doors that open away from you (push), they are held open and have an opening width of 160cm.
  • There is a slight tarmac ramp after the exit.

Getting Around

  • Access View
    • There is step-free access throughout the area.
    • There are slight and steep slopes/ramps throughout the park.
      Steep slopes/ramps are situated at the following locations; between the Penguins enclosure and the Turtle Sanctuary, between the Penguins enclosure and Wetlands, between Wetlands and the Otters enclosure and on the approach to Seal Harbour.
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  • Circulation View
    • There is bench seating at regular intervals.
    • There is a play/activity area located in the Caribbean Cove.
    • The type of floor surface within the park varies between concrete, tarmac, grass and gravel.
      There are games kiosk located next to the Shipwreck exhibition building, the height of the kiosks are 80cm.
      There are two Jurassic galleons games, they are located between 7. Penguins and 8. Turtle Sanctuary and off the path leading from 13. Otters to Caribbean Cove.
      There is a water bottle station located next to the Turtle Sanctuary Exhibition Building.
      There is a sun screen station located next to the Turtle Sanctuary Exhibition Building.
      There are buggy bays located next to Band Stand Bites.
      There is a vending machines area located on the path leading from 13. Otters to Caribbean Cove.
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  • Signage View
    • There are maps of the park located at regular intervals along the walkways.
      There is clear signage at the entrance to each sea life exhibition area.
      There is directional signage to some sea life exhibition areas.
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Outdoor Seating

  • The outdoor seating is located throughout the park.
  • There is step-free access to the outdoor seating.
  • There are also picnic benches.
  • All chairs are permanently fixed.
  • The type of flooring in this area is tarmac, loose chippings and grass.
  • There are picnic benches located throughout Sealife Weymouth, off the main walkways.
    There is step free access to the majority off the picnic benches.
    There is a ramp or steps to access the seating on the decking area.
    Some of the picnic benches are located on grass lawn areas.
    Some of the picnic benches have umbrellas to provide shelter.
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Ramp(s) / Slope(s) and Step(s) (Decking Area)

  • Ramp / Slope View
    • There is a ramp/slope located leading to the outside decking area.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is steep.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the ramp.
    • The ramp/slope does bypass the step(s).
  • Step(s) View
    • There is a/are step(s) located leading to the outside decking area.
    • There is/are 2 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are not between 15cm and 18cm.
    • The depth of the step(s) is/are between the recommended 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).

Ramp(s) or Slope(s) (Castaway Bay - 1. Harbourside, 2. Tropical Lagoon, 3. Rain Forest, Sensory Garden and Splash Zone)

  • There is a ramp/slope located to the right side of the Adventure Park.
  • The gradient of the ramp/slope is steep.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the ramp.

Splash Zone

  • The Splash Zone is located in Castaway Bay.
  • There is step free access to the main Splash Zone area.
  • There is a step access into the Splash Pool.
  • The Splash Pool is only open at weekends.
  • There is a changing block located on the path between the Tropical Lagoon exhibition area and the Rainforest exhibition area.
  • The changing block has an accessible/parent & baby changing room and standard changing rooms.
  • The door into the accessible/parent & baby changing room opens away from you and is 110cm wide.
  • The dimensions of the accessible/parent & baby changing room are 265cm x 150cm.
  • There is bench seating along a wall.
  • The height of the bench seating is 64cm.
  • There are no drop down rails or grab rails available.
  • There is a flip down baby changing table, the height of the baby changing table when fully extended is 112cm.

Attraction / Exhibit (1. Harbourside)

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are double, permanently held open doors with an opening width of 75cm+ for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • The entrance door(s) does not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
    • There is step-free access at this entrance/opening.
    • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance/opening, with a height of 2cm or below.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is level access throughout this area.
    • During busy periods this area can become congested.
    • The type of flooring in this area is concrete.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does play background music/sound.
    • There are not resting/seating areas within this area.
    • Explanations for the exhibit(s) is/are in information board and television/screen format.
    • No exhibits can be audio described.
    • There are some exhibits which start from the floor level.
    • Visitors cannot handle/touch marine life in this area.
    • There are information touchscreens available, the height of the touchscreens are between 80cm and 90cm.
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    • There is a poor colour contrast between the walls and the floor in this area.
    • The lighting levels in this area are low to moderate.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via a separate set of doors/opening.
    • The exit is not clearly signed internally.
    • There are double, permanently held open doors with an opening width of 75cm+ when exiting this area/attraction.
    • The exit is step-free.

Attraction / Exhibit (2. Tropical Lagoon)

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are double, permanently held open doors with an opening width of 75cm+ for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • The entrance door(s) does not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
    • There is not a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance/opening.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance/opening.
    • There is a slight permanent slope, with no handrails, for access to the entrance.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is level access throughout this area.
    • During busy periods this area can become congested.
    • The type of flooring in this area is concrete.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does play background music/sound.
    • There are resting/seating areas within this area.
    • Explanations for the exhibit(s) is/are in information board and television/screen format.
    • No exhibits can be audio described.
    • There are some exhibits which start from the floor level.
    • Visitors cannot handle/touch marine life in this area.
    • At various times a member of SEALIFE Ranger team does a talk about Rays.
    • There is a poor colour contrast between the walls and the floor in this area.
    • The lighting levels in this area are low to moderate.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via a separate set of doors/opening.
    • The exit is not clearly signed internally.
    • There are double, permanently held open doors with an opening width of 75cm+ when exiting this area/attraction.
    • The exit is step-free.

Attraction / Exhibit (Sensory Garden)

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are no doors, however there is an open width of 75cm+ for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • There is not a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance/opening.
    • There is step-free access at this entrance/opening.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is not level access throughout this area.
    • There is a steep ramp located on the walkway around the sensory garden.
    • Clear directional signage is not provided in this area.
    • There are walkways/corridors with a surface width of less than 120cm (excluding any permanent obstructions over a small distance).
    • The type of flooring in this area is wood.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does not play background music/sound.
    • There are resting/seating areas within this area.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via the entrance/opening.

Attraction / Exhibit (3. Rainforest)

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are double, permanently held open doors with an opening width of 75cm+ for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • The entrance door(s) does not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance/opening.
    • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance/opening, with a height of 2cm or below.
    • There is a steep permanent slope, with no handrails, for access to the entrance.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is level access throughout this area.
    • During busy periods this area can become congested.
    • The type of flooring in this area is concrete.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does play background music/sound.
    • There are not resting/seating areas within this area.
    • Explanations for the exhibit(s) is/are in information board and television/screen format.
    • No exhibits can be audio described.
    • There are some exhibits which start from the floor level.
    • Visitors cannot handle/touch marine life in this area.
    • There are information touchscreens located on the walls, the heights of the controls for different touchscreens varies between 75cm to 85cm and 85cm to 95cm.
    • There is a poor colour contrast between the walls and the floor in this area.
    • The lighting levels in this area are low to moderate.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via a separate set of doors/opening.
    • The exit is clearly signed internally.
    • There are double, permanently held open doors with an opening width of 75cm+ when exiting this area/attraction.
    • The exit is ramped/sloped.
    • There is a small lip on the threshold of the exit, with a height of 2cm or below.
    • There is a steep permanent slope, with no handrails, when exiting.

Attraction / Exhibit (4. Nursery)

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are double, permanently held open doors with an opening width of 75cm+ for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • The entrance door(s) does not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
    • There is step-free access at this entrance/opening.
    • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance/opening, with a height of 2cm or below.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is level access throughout this area.
    • Clear directional signage is not provided in this area.
    • During busy periods this area can become congested.
    • The type of flooring in this area is concrete.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does play background music/sound.
    • There are not resting/seating areas within this area.
    • Explanations for the exhibit(s) is/are in information board and television/screen format.
    • No exhibits can be audio described.
    • There are no exhibits which start from the floor level.
    • The distance between the lowest exhibit and the floor is 56cm.
    • Visitors cannot handle/touch marine life in this area.
    • There is a poor colour contrast between the walls and the floor in this area.
    • The lighting levels in this area are low to moderate.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via a separate set of doors/opening.
    • The exit is not clearly signed internally.
    • There are double, permanently held open doors with an opening width of 75cm+ when exiting this area/attraction.
    • The exit is step-free.

Attraction / Exhibit (5. Rockpool)

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are no doors, however there is an open width of 75cm+ for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • There is step-free access at this entrance/opening.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is not level access throughout this area.
    • There are steps leading to the additional rockpools located at the rear.
    • During busy periods this area can become congested.
    • The type of flooring in this area is concrete.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does not play background music/sound.
    • There are resting/seating areas within this area.
    • Explanations for the exhibit(s) is/are in no format.
    • All exhibits can be audio described.
    • Exhibits are audio described in person.
    • The distance between the lowest exhibit and the floor is 80cm.
    • Visitors can handle/touch marine life in this area.
    • There is a wash basin in this area.
    • The height of the wash basin is 88cm.
    • The wash basin tap type is push.
    • There is a small handling tank which allows staff members to bring marine life down to a lower height if required.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via the entrance/opening.

Attraction / Exhibit (6. Shipwreck)

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are double, permanently held open doors with an opening width of 75cm+ for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • The entrance door(s) does not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
    • There is a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance/opening.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance/opening.
    • There is a slight permanent slope, with no handrails, for access to the entrance.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is level access throughout this area.
    • Clear directional signage is not provided in this area.
    • During busy periods this area can become congested.
    • The type of flooring in this area is concrete.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does play background music/sound.
    • There are not resting/seating areas within this area.
    • Explanations for the exhibit(s) is/are in information board and television/screen format.
    • No exhibits can be audio described.
    • There are no exhibits which start from the floor level.
    • The distance between the lowest exhibit and the floor is 44cm.
    • There are information touchscreens available, the height of the touchscreen controls varies between 60cm to 75cm and 80cm to 90cm depending on the touchscreen.
    • Visitors cannot handle/touch marine life in this area.
    • There is a poor colour contrast between the walls and the floor in this area.
    • The lighting levels in this area are low to moderate.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via a separate set of doors/opening.
    • The exit is not clearly signed internally.
    • There are double, permanently held open doors with an opening width of 75cm+ when exiting this area/attraction.
    • The exit is step-free.

Attraction / Exhibit (7. Humboldt Penguins)

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are no doors, however there is an open width of 75cm+ for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • There is ramped/sloped or stepped access at this entrance/opening.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is level access throughout this area.
    • This area is split into two levels.
      The lower viewing level enables visitors to view the penguins underwater.
      There is a slight slope or 6 steps leading to the upper viewing area.
      The upper level enables visitors to view the penguins above the water and on land.
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    • Clear directional signage is not provided in this area.
    • During busy periods this area can become congested.
    • The type of flooring in this area is concrete.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does not play background music/sound.
    • There are resting/seating areas within this area.
    • Explanations for the exhibit(s) is/are in information board format.
    • All exhibits can be audio described.
    • Exhibits are audio described in person.
    • There are some exhibits which start from the floor level.
    • The distance between the lowest exhibit and the floor is 60cm.
    • At various points during the day a SEALIFE Ranger will feed the Penguins and do a talk about the Penguins.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via a separate set of doors/opening.
    • The exit is not clearly signed internally.
    • There are no doors, however there is an open width of 75cm+ when exiting this area/attraction.
    • The exit is step-free.

Attraction / Exhibit (8. Turtle Sanctuary)

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are double, permanently held open doors with an opening width of 75cm+ for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • The entrance door(s) does/do contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
    • There is a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance/opening.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance/opening.
    • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance/opening, with a height of 2cm or below.
    • There is a slight permanent slope, with no handrails, for access to the entrance.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is level access throughout this area.
    • Clear directional signage is not provided in this area.
    • During busy periods this area can become congested.
    • The type of flooring in this area is wood and concrete.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does play background music/sound.
    • There are resting/seating areas within this area.
    • Explanations for the exhibit(s) is/are in information board format.
    • No exhibits can be audio described.
    • There are no exhibits which start from the floor level.
    • The distance between the lowest exhibit and the floor is 70cm.
    • Visitors cannot handle/touch marine life in this area.
    • There are number of interactive activities available, the heights of them vary.
      The height of the controls for Seal Rescue are 65cm.
      There is a 1 step up to the Sustainable Fishing activity and the height of the controls vary between 120cm and 130cm.
      There is 1 step up the Fishy Shopping activity and the height of the controls vary between 55cm to 130cm.
      The height of the controls for Plastic Pollution activity vary between 80cm to 100cm.
      There is 1 step up to the Marine Protected Areas activity the height of the coin slot is 155cm.
      There is a Beluga Whale Photo opportunity at the rear of the exhibition, the height of the head cut out is 90cm, there a step to use to access the photo cut out.
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    • There is a poor colour contrast between the walls and the floor in this area.
    • The lighting levels in this area are moderate to good.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via a separate set of doors/opening.
    • The exit is not clearly signed internally.
    • There are no doors, however there is an open width of 75cm+ when exiting this area/attraction.
    • The exit is ramped/sloped.
    • There is a slight permanent ramp, with no handrails, when exiting.
    • The lighting levels at the ramp/slope are low to moderate.
    • The exit leads directly to exhibition area 8. Day and Night Tunnel, alternatively visitors can exit via the entrance.

Attraction / Exhibit (9. Ocean Tunnel - Night and Day Experience (via Turtle Sanctuary))

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are no doors, however there is an open width of 75cm+ for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance/opening.
    • Access to the Ocean Tunnel exhibition is via the Turtle Sanctuary.
    • There is a slight permanent ramp, with no handrails, for access to the Ocean Tunnel.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is level access throughout this area.
    • Clear directional signage is not provided in this area.
    • There are walkways/corridors with a surface width of less than 120cm (excluding any permanent obstructions over a small distance).
    • During busy periods this area can become congested.
    • The type of flooring in this area is vinyl, wood and concrete.
    • There is some flooring which includes patterns or colours which could be confusing or look like steps or holes to some people.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does play background music/sound.
    • There are not resting/seating areas within this area.
    • Explanations for the exhibit(s) is/are in information board format.
    • There are no exhibits which start from the floor level.
    • The distance between the lowest exhibit and the floor is 87cm.
    • Visitors cannot handle/touch marine life in this area.
    • In the areas with the lowest lighting there are lights available next to the information boards, the lights are push button operated.
      The height of the push button is 95cm.
      There is 1 step up to some of the viewing windows, if needed.
      .
    • There is a good colour contrast between some walls and the floor in this area.
    • The lighting levels in this area are low to moderate.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via a separate set of doors/opening.
    • The exit is not clearly signed internally.
    • There are double, permanently held open doors with an opening width of 75cm+ when exiting this area/attraction.
    • There is a small lip on the threshold of the exit, with a height of 2cm or below.

Attraction / Exhibit (10. Wetlands)

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are no doors, however there is an open width of 75cm+ for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • There is not a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance/opening.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance/opening.
    • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance/opening, with a height of 2cm or below.
    • There is a slight permanent slope, with no handrails, for access to the Wetlands.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is not level access throughout this area.
    • There is 1 step leading to the Wetlands decking area.
      The step is unmarked and has a height of 18cm.
    • Clear directional signage is not provided in this area.
    • The type of flooring in this area is wood, concrete and gravel.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does not play background music/sound.
    • There are resting/seating areas within this area.
    • Explanations for the exhibit(s) is/are in information board format.
    • Visitors cannot handle/touch marine life in this area.
    • There is birdfeeder next to the pond area, the height of the controls to get the bird feed is 125cm.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via a separate set of doors/opening.
    • The exit is clearly signed internally.
    • There are no doors, however there is an open width of 75cm+ when exiting this area/attraction.
    • There is a slight permanent slope, with no handrails, when exiting.

Attraction / Exhibit (11. Seal Harbour)

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are no doors, however there is an open width of 75cm+ for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • There is not a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance/opening.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance/opening.
    • There is a steep permanent slope, with handrails on both sides, for access to the Seal Harbour.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is not level access throughout this area.
    • There is steep slope on the walkway leading from the upper viewing area to the lower underwater viewing area.
    • Clear directional signage is not provided in this area.
    • The type of flooring in this area is wood and concrete.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does play background music/sound.
    • There are resting/seating areas within this area.
    • Explanations for the exhibit(s) is/are in information board format.
    • All exhibits start from the floor level.
    • At various points during the day a SEALIFE Ranger will feed the Seals and do a talk about the Seals.
    • Visitors cannot handle/touch marine life in this area.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via a separate set of doors/opening.
    • There are no doors, however there is an open width of 75cm+ when exiting this area/attraction.
    • The exit is ramped/sloped.
    • There is a steep permanent slope, with no handrails, when exiting.

Attraction / Exhibit (12. Fairy Penguin Island)

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are double, manual doors with an opening width of 75cm+, which may be difficult to open for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • The entrance door(s) does not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
    • There is not a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance/opening.
    • There is step-free access at this entrance/opening.
    • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance/opening, with a height of 2cm or below.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is level access throughout this area.
    • Clear directional signage is not provided in this area.
    • During busy periods this area can become congested.
    • The type of flooring in this area is wood.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does not play background music/sound.
    • There are not resting/seating areas within this area.
    • Explanations for the exhibit(s) is/are in information board and television/screen format.
    • Visitors cannot handle/touch marine life in this area.
    • At various points during the day a SEALIFE Ranger will feed the Fairy Penguins and do a talk about the Fairy Penguins.
      Inside the building there is television screen showing inside one of the penguin nests.
      .
    • There is a good colour contrast between some walls and the floor in this area.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via a separate set of doors/opening.
    • The exit is not clearly signed internally.
    • There are double, manual doors with an opening width of 75cm+, which may be difficult to open when exiting this area/attraction.
    • There are hanging drapes at the exit.
    • The exit is step-free.

Attraction / Exhibit (13. Otters)

  • Entrance / Opening View
    • There are no doors, however there is an open width of 75cm+ for access to this area/attraction.
    • The entrance/opening is clearly signed.
    • There is not a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance/opening.
    • There is step-free access at this entrance/opening.
  • Attraction / Exhibit View
    • There is level access throughout this area.
    • Clear directional signage is not provided in this area.
    • The type of flooring in this area is concrete.
    • Handrails with a rounded or oval profile are not provided in this area.
    • This area does not play background music/sound.
    • There are resting/seating areas within this area.
    • Explanations for the exhibit(s) is/are in information board format.
    • There are some exhibits which start from the floor level.
    • Visitors cannot handle/touch marine life in this area.
    • At various points during the day a SEALIFE Ranger will feed the Otters and do a talk about the Otters.
  • Exit View
    • Visitors exit via the entrance/opening.

Caribbean Cove

  • The Caribbean Cove is located along the path between the Shipwreck and Otter exhibition areas.
  • There is step free access on the paths leaving to the Caribbean Cove.
  • There is steep ramp just after entering.
  • There is step free access once inside.
  • The facilities within Caribbean Cove include an adventure playground, games arcade, sand pit, Caribbean Coffee café and toilet facilities.
  • The surface of the paths around the edge of the playground is concrete.
  • The surface of the playground is rubberised.
  • The accessibility of the equipment in the playground varies some of the equipment has slight or steep slopes and some is accessed by steps.
  • There are picnic benches available.

Outside Access (Caribbean Coffee Company)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located to the left after you enter Caribbean Coffee.
    • The entrance area/door is clearly signed.
    • There is step-free access at this entrance.
    • There is not a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance.
    • The entrance door(s) does not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
    • The main door(s) open(s) both ways.
    • The door(s) is/are double width.
    • The door(s) may be difficult to open.
    • The width of the opening is 128cm.
    • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance, with a height of 2cm or below.

Eating and Drinking (Caribbean Coffee Company)

  • The following information is for the café.
  • Full table service is not available.
  • Food and/or drinks are ordered from the service counter.
  • Food and/or drinks can be brought to the table.
  • The height of the service counter is medium height (77cm - 109cm).
  • There is not a lowered section of the counter.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • There is step-free access within the café.
  • There is ample room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
  • This area does play background music.
  • The type of flooring in this area is wood and concrete.
  • No tables are permanently fixed.
  • No chairs are permanently fixed.
  • Some chairs have armrests on both sides.
  • The nearest table is approximately 1m from the entrance/opening.
  • The nearest table is approximately 2m from the till/counter.
  • The distance between the floor and the lowest table is 63cm.
  • The distance between the floor and the highest table is 66cm.
  • Plastic/takeaway cups are available.
  • Plastic/takeaway cutlery is available.
  • Drinking straws are available.
  • There are wall menus available.
  • Menus are not available in Braille.
  • Menus are not available in large print.
  • Picture menus are not available.
  • Menus are clearly written.
  • Menus are presented in contrasting colours.
  • The type of food served here is hot and cold meals and snacks.
  • The lighting levels are good.

Ramp(s) or Slope(s) (Caribbean Cove - Accessible and Standard Female Toilets)

  • There is a ramp/slope located to the right as you face the accessible and standard toilet entrances.
  • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the ramp.

Accessible Toilet(s) (Caribbean Cove)

  • There is an/are accessible toilet(s) for public use.
  • Location and Access View
    • The accessible toilet surveyed is not for the sole use of disabled people.
    • This accessible toilet is located within Caribbean Cove.
    • There is ramped/sloped access to the accessible toilet.
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • This is a shared toilet.
    • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
    • There is pictorial and written text signage on or near the toilet door.
    • The door opens outwards.
    • The door is heavy.
    • The door is locked by a locking handle.
    • The width of the accessible toilet door is 94cm (3ft 1in).
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 178cm x 320cm (5ft 10in x 10ft 6in).
    • The accessible toilet does not have an unobstructed minimum turning space of 150cm x 150cm.
    • The toilet has not got a non-slip floor.
    • There is a lateral transfer space.
    • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.
    • The lateral transfer space is 108cm (3ft 7in).
    • There is a flush on the transfer side.
    • There is not a spatula type lever flush.
    • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
    • There is an emergency alarm.
    • The emergency pull cord alarm is not fully functional.
    • The emergency pull cord alarm was out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor) when surveyed.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilet.
    • Disposal facilities are available in the toilet.
    • There is a/are general domestic waste disposal units.
    • There is not a/are not coat hook(s).
  • Position of Fixtures View
    • There is a/are wall-mounted grab rail(s) available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rail(s) is/are on both sides.
    • There is a vertical wall-mounted grab rail on the transfer side.
    • There is not a horizontal wall-mounted grab rail on the opposite side of the seat to the transfer space.
    • There is a mirror.
    • The mirror is not placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
    • There is a shelf next to the toilet.
    • The shelf is not between 90cm and 100cm.
    • The toilet has a covered cistern.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 48cm (1ft 7in).
    • There is a toilet roll holder.
    • The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • There is a wash basin.
    • The wash basin can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
    • There are vertical wall-mounted grab rails on both sides of the wash basin.
    • The wash basin tap type is lever.
    • There is a mixer tap.
    • There is a soap dispenser.
    • The soap dispenser cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The height of the soap dispenser is 108cm.
    • There is not a towel dispenser.
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
  • Colour Contrast and Lighting View
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the wash basin wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The toilet seat colour contrast is good.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
    • The lighting levels are good.
    • Lighting levels are at least 100 lux at floor level.
  • Baby Changing Facilities View
    • Baby changing facilities are located within the accessible toilet.
    • The baby change table is not set against the wall, permanently fixed at 75cm from the floor.
    • The baby change table is not height adjustable.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 94cm (3ft 1in).

Step(s) (Caribbean Cove - Standard Male Toilets)

  • There is a/are step(s) located in the doorway of the toilets.
  • The step(s) is/are used to access the standard male toilets.
  • There is/are 1 step(s).
  • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are not between 15cm and 18cm.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are 12cm.
  • The going of the step(s) is/are not between 30cm and 45cm.
  • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).

Standard Toilet(s) (Caribbean Cove)

  • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • Access to Standard Female Toilet(s) View
    • The female toilet facilities that were surveyed are located within Caribbean Cove.
    • There is ramped/sloped access to the female toilet(s).
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • An ambulant toilet with wall-mounted grab rails is not available.
    • The wash basin tap type is lever.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilets.
    • Lighting levels are good.
    • Lighting levels are at least 100 lux at floor level.
  • Access to Standard Male Toilet(s) View
    • The male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located within Caribbean Cove.
    • There is stepped access to the male toilet(s).
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • An ambulant toilet with wall-mounted grab rails is not available.
    • The wash basin tap type is twist/turn.
    • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilets.
    • Lighting levels are good.
    • Lighting levels are at least 100 lux at floor level.
  • Baby Change Facilities View
    • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.
    • Baby change facilities are located in the standard female toilets.
    • There is ramped/sloped access to the baby change facilities.
    • The baby change table is not set against the wall, permanently fixed at 75cm from the floor.
    • The baby change table is not height adjustable.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 95cm (3ft 1in).

Counter (Photo Collection - Between 4. Nursery and 5. Rockpool)

  • Counter View
    • The counter is located Between 4. Nursery and 5. Rockpool.
    • There is step-free access to the counter.
    • There is a clear unobstructed route to the counter.
    • There are windows, TVs, glazed screens or mirrors behind the counter which could adversely affect the ability of someone to lip read.
    • The counter is placed in front of a plain background.
    • The height of the counter is 105cm.
    • There is sufficient space to write or sign documents on the counter.
    • There is not a lowered section of the counter.
    • The counter is staffed.
    • There is not a hearing assistance system at the counter.

Step(s) (External - Standard Toilets)

  • There is a/are step(s) located in front of the standard toilets.
  • There is/are 2 step(s).
  • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are not between 15cm and 18cm.
  • The depth of the step(s) is/are not between 30cm and 45cm.
  • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).

Standard Toilet(s) (External)

  • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • Access to Standard Female and Male Toilet(s) View
    • The female and male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located to the left after you enter the park, next to the desk seating.
    • There is stepped access to the female and male toilet(s).
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • An ambulant toilet with wall-mounted grab rails is not available.
    • The wash basin(s) tap type is twist/turn.
    • There is not a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilets.
    • Lighting levels are good.
  • Baby Change Facilities View
    • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.
    • Baby change facilities are located within the standard toilets.
    • There is stepped access to the baby change facilities.
    • The baby change table is not set against the wall, permanently fixed at 75cm from the floor.
    • The baby change table is not height adjustable.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 100cm (3ft 3in).

Outside Access (Bandstand Bites - External Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located to the left after you enter the park, next to the decking seating area.
    • The entrance area/door is not clearly signed.
    • There is step-free access at this entrance.
    • The entrance door(s) does not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
    • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
    • The door(s) is/are double width.
    • The door(s) is/are permanently held open.
    • The width of the opening is 158cm.
    • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance, with a height of 2cm or below.

Outside Access (Bandstand Bites - Upper Seating Accesible Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located to the left after you enter the park, next to the deck seating area.
    • The entrance area/door is not clearly signed.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
    • There is not a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance.
    • The entrance door(s) does not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
    • The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
    • The door(s) is/are double width.
    • The door(s) may be difficult to open.
    • The width of the opening is 152cm.
    • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance, with a height of 2cm or below.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located to the right as you face the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is steep.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
    • There is a/are handrail(s) at the ramp.
    • The handrail(s) is/are on the left going up the ramp.
    • The width of the ramp/slope is 107cm (3ft 6in).

Eating and Drinking (Bandstand Bites)

  • The following information is for the restaurant.
  • There is step-free access to the restaurant.
  • Full table service is not available.
  • Food and/or drinks are ordered from the service counter.
  • Food and/or drinks can be brought to the table.
  • The height of the service counter is medium height (77cm - 109cm).
  • There is not a lowered section of the counter.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • There is step-free access within the restaurant.
  • There is ample room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
  • This area does not play background music.
  • The type of flooring in this area is laminate.
  • No tables are permanently fixed.
  • No chairs are permanently fixed.
  • No chairs have armrests on both sides.
  • The nearest table is approximately 2m from the entrance/opening.
  • The nearest table is approximately 2m from the till/counter.
  • The standard height for tables is 73cm.
  • Plastic/takeaway cups are available.
  • Plastic/takeaway cutlery is available.
  • Drinking straws are available.
  • There are hand held menus and wall menus available.
  • Menus are not available in Braille.
  • Menus are not available in large print.
  • Picture menus are not available.
  • Menus are clearly written.
  • Menus are presented in contrasting colours.
  • The type of food served here is hot and cold meals and snacks.
  • The lighting levels are good.
  • Access to the additional seating area is via 5 steps with handrails on both sides, the steps can be overcome by using the ramp to access the upper seating area.

Outside Access (Gift Shop Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located to the left after you enter the park, next to the grass lawn.
    • The entrance area/door is clearly signed.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
    • There is a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance.
    • The entrance door(s) does not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
    • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
    • The door(s) is/are double width.
    • The door(s) is/are permanently held open.
    • The width of the opening is 160cm.
    • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance, with a height of 2cm or below.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located leading to the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.

Shop

  • The majority of aisle widths are not 150cm+.
  • The type of flooring is tiles.
  • There is some flooring which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
  • There is good colour contrast between the walls and floor in all areas.
  • The lighting levels are moderate to good.
  • The till(s) is/are located at the rear of the shop.
  • There is step-free access to the till(s).
  • There is a clear unobstructed route to the till(s).
  • The till(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • There are windows, TVs, glazed screens or mirrors at/behind the till(s).
  • The till(s) is/are placed in front of a plain background.
  • The lighting levels at the till(s) are moderate to good.
  • The chip & pin card machines are accessible from the till(s).
  • The height of the till(s) is/are 90cm.
  • There is a lowered section at the till(s).
  • The height of the lowered section is 75cm.
  • There is not a clear knee recess beneath the lowered section of the till(s).
  • There is not a hearing assistance system at the till(s).

Accessible Toilet(s) (Main Building)

  • There is an/are accessible toilet(s) for public use.
  • Location and Access View
    • The accessible toilet surveyed is not for the sole use of disabled people.
    • This accessible toilet is located to the right as you approach the main exit.
    • There is step free access to the accessible toilet.
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • This is a shared toilet.
    • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
    • There is Braille and pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • The door opens outwards.
    • The door is light.
    • The door is locked by a twist lock.
    • The width of the accessible toilet door is 82cm (2ft 8in).
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 143cm x 185cm (4ft 8in x 6ft 1in).
    • The accessible toilet does not have an unobstructed minimum turning space of 150cm x 150cm in front of the seat.
    • The toilet has a non slip floor.
    • There is a lateral transfer space.
    • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.
    • The lateral transfer space is 75cm (2ft 6in).
    • There is a flush on the transfer side.
    • There is not a spatula type lever flush.
    • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
    • There is not an emergency alarm.
    • There is not a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilet.
    • Disposal facilities are available in the toilet.
    • There is a/are female sanitary and general domestic waste disposal units.
    • There is not a/are not coat hook(s).
  • Position of Fixtures View
    • There is a/are wall-mounted grab rail(s) available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rail(s) is/are on both sides.
    • There is a vertical wall-mounted grab rail on the transfer side.
    • There is a horizontal wall-mounted grab rail on the opposite side of the seat to the transfer space.
    • There is a mirror.
    • The mirror is not placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
    • There is not a shelf next to the toilet.
    • The toilet has a cistern.
    • There is a toilet roll holder.
    • The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • There is a wash basin.
    • The wash basin can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
    • There are vertical wall-mounted grab rails on both sides of the wash basin.
    • The wash basin tap type is lever.
    • There is a mixer tap.
    • There is a soap dispenser.
    • The soap dispenser cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The height of the soap dispenser is 88cm.
    • There is not a towel dispenser.
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
  • Colour Contrast and Lighting View
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is poor.
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The toilet seat colour contrast is poor.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
    • The lighting levels are low.
    • Lighting levels are not at least 100 lux at floor level.
  • Baby Changing Facilities View
    • Baby changing facilities are located within the accessible toilet.
    • The baby change table is not set against the wall, permanently fixed at 75cm from the floor.
    • The baby change table is not height adjustable.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 92cm (3ft).

Step(s) (Main Building - Standard Toilets)

  • There is a/are step(s) located leading into the standard toilets.
  • There is/are 1 step(s).
  • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
  • The height of the step(s) is/are not between 15cm and 18cm.
  • The going of the step(s) is/are not between 30cm and 45cm.
  • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).

Standard Toilet(s) (Main Building)

  • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • Access to Standard Female and Male Toilet(s) View
    • The female and male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located to the right as you approach the main exit.
    • There is stepped access to the female and male toilet(s).
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • An ambulant toilet with wall-mounted grab rails is not available.
    • The wash basin tap type is push.
    • There is not a flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilets.
    • Lighting levels are good.
    • Lighting levels are at least 100 lux at floor level.

Exit

  • Exit View
    • This information is for the exit located at the rear of the gift shop and restaurant.
    • The exit area/door is not clearly signed internally.
    • The exit is ramped/sloped.
    • The exit door(s) does not/do not contrast visually with its immediate surroundings.
    • There is not a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this exit.
    • The door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
    • The door(s) is/are double width.
    • The door(s) may be difficult to open.
    • The width of the opening is 146cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located immediately beyond the exit.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.