Octonauts – Captain Barnacles and Kwazii

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Name: Octonauts – Captain Barnacles and Kwazii

Licensor: Silvergate Media Ltd

Copyright Notice: OCTONAUTS™ Meomi Design Inc. OCTONAUTS © 2020 Vampire Squid Productions Ltd.

Primary Target: Pre-school children

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These are the official Octonauts – Captain Barnacles and Kwazii licensed characters.

These are the official Octonauts – Captain Barnacles and Kwazii licensed characters, Octonauts – Captain Barnacles and Kwazii.

Rainbow Productions holds the UK’s official licence to manage the personal appearances of the Octonauts at public events on behalf of the brand owner.

Book our octonauts characters costumes to attend your corporate event. They provide family-friendly content – perfect for entertaining guests and attracting customers at organisations such as:

  • Shopping Centres
  • Visitor Attractions
  • Retailer In-Store Activities
  • Children’s Festivals

We take care of everything; our full service includes the copyrighted octonauts costume, trained performer and Road Manager (minder) to accompany the character. You can even hire multiple octonauts at once – we have two octonaut character costumes  – Captain Barnacles and Kwazii – to choose from. Please visit our character events page to find out more.

Due to the nature of the events we manage, we are not able to supply characters for private children’s parties or similar events.

Our licensed character costumes are not available to hire on a costume-only basis.  Octonauts characters are booked at a single day or an overnight rate, depending on event location, rather than for shorter time periods.

So not only will you get the octonauts costumes, but an experienced character performer who will be able to expertly bring the characters to life through movement and characteristics.

Our aim is to make these famous characters as realistic as possible – creating a magical experience for children when they meet the characters.


CHARACTER PROFILE FOR Octonauts – Captain Barnacles and Kwazii

The Octonauts is an animated series following the adventures of the Octonauts crew – a team of undersea explorers led by the brave adventurer, Captain Barnacles.  This problem-solving polar bear is always ready to dive into action and escort his crew on expeditions to explore the underwater world, rescue sea creatures and protect the oceans.

Second in command to Captain Barnacles is a fearless, swashbuckling kitten named Kwazii.  He is courageous, has a thirst for adventure and loves to explore exotic places.



  • The show is aired on CBeebies and features key educational subjects for children including: Science Curriculum (introduction to sea creatures); Action Adventure (exploration); Sci-fi (gadgets and vehicles) and Community  (teamwork and friendship).
  • The Octonauts Season 4 aired from the end of September 2015. It is based on American-Canadian children’s books written by Vicki Wong and Michael C Murphy.
  • Nominated for a BAFTA and an International Emmy.
  • Captain Barnacles and Kwazii from the Octonauts are available to book to attend UK events



Octonauts – Captain Barnacles and Kwazii


Rainbow Productions has 30 years of specialist experience in delivering authentic character appearances within a range of environments. All of our costume characters available for personal appearances are managed under licence and are 100% official. With a trained performer and dedicated road manager, we aim to make your event an experience your guests will love!

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