With Maggie’s Penguin Parade app you can collect Penguins, unlock exciting rewards, view your trail progress, add photos to our Penguin Gallery and share on social media. You can also find out about fundraising and make a donation. App rewards have been provided by our Penguin sponsors and local businesses including The Newport Hotel, Gallery 48, The Greenroom and many more! Available from the App Store and Google Play – search for ‘Maggie’s Penguin Parade’.
From the home screen ‘Open Trail’ to find and locate Penguins on the map. Or select ‘Trail’ in the top left menu. Simply enter the 4-digit code found on the Penguin plaque to unlock your discovery. There are two ways to enter the code: on the Penguin page or by clicking the ‘Total’ tab at the top. Plus you can give the Penguin a vote or share!
When you find and collect Penguins you’ll pick up lots of exciting trophies and rewards along the way! There are also badges available when you complete certain milestones, find your first Penguin, make an early start or visit 3 in an hour.
Track your progress around Maggie’s Penguin Parade art trail. See how many Penguins you’ve collected, how many rewards you’ve unlocked and what percentage of the trail you’ve covered. Plus, you can see the most voted and most visited Penguins.
Try the App FAQs below. If you’re still struggling let us know by emailing Maggie’s Penguin Parade team at [email protected] and we’ll do our best to get back to you as soon as we can. Happy trailing!
Try turning your phone off and on again – this has worked for other app players. Close down the app completely and re-open it. Fill in your name, email and other details. You should get through to the contact preferences screen. Make sure you tick to accept Ts & Cs to continue. If you’re still having problems please email [email protected] with the make and model of your phone and the email address you’re using to register and we’ll do our best to help.
Open the trail to use the map, pinch and swipe the map to zoom in and out. Location settings need to be turned on to see your location on the map. Or go to the ‘Trail’ tab and search for the name of the Penguin, artist or location.
There is a 4-digit code found on the Penguin plaque. There are two ways to unlock it on the app. You can do a ‘quick unlock’ by clicking on ‘Total’ at the top of the screen and entering the code there. Or you can enter the code on the Penguin page.
You can upload a photo to the app Gallery by clicking ‘upload’. You will be asked to either ‘Take a photo’ or ‘Choose from library’. Images uploaded will be vetted by Maggie’s Penguin Parade team prior to being published on the app. Your photo will be seen by other app players and can be shared on social media. So get creative!
If you’ve already unlocked a Penguin, the app will display an incorrect code message. Check your Penguin listing page to see if you have already collected it. If not, it could be an error we need to fix – gulps! So please let us know the code and bear by emailing at [email protected].
Yes. You need to fill in your name and email to access your app account. Your age is used to determine if we can stay in touch. If you’re under 16, we’re sorry, but you’ll need to wait another year to join the mailing list.
Your postcode, age and group size are used for our event evaluation only. (Don’t worry we’ll never sell your info to third parties).
Your app data (Penguin collections and reward unlocks) will be used for event evaluation purposes only. If you do not wish your app data to be used you can opt-out in writing to [email protected] and [email protected].
As part of our commitment to privacy and transparency, you can review more information about how we collect and use personal information via our privacy policies below.