Please note that our Great Barrier Reef display is currently undergoing an exciting new refurbishment. As a result of this maintenance, this tank, which incorporates the walk through tunnel, and some surrounding displays and animals are currently off show. Our other exhibits including Penguin Beach, Otter Oasis and Key west are all open and the work does not impact our scheduled talk times.  Find out more about this project and see our FAQ's here


Take an underwater adventure around the waters of the world and come face to face with hundreds of awesome creatures.

Immerse yourself in a sea of colour, with spectacular recreated environments.

Biggest Characters

Meet our residents! See if you can spot our biggest personalities as you wander around the Oceanarium!

The Amazon

Begin your underwater journey in the Amazon and venture through undergrowth where you will come face to face with menacing piranhas, giant pacu…

Penguin Beach Encounter

Fall head over flippers in love with our newest residents, a colony of 10 playful penguins in Penguin Beach Encounter.

Marine Research

Clownfish and seahorse can be viewed in the Marine Research Laboratory as well as the beautiful coral nursery, home to starfish and cleaner shrimp.

Otter Oasis

Watch our adorable otter family swim, splash, feed and play in their naturally themed oasis.

Crocodile Rocks

Crocodile Rocks is home to a pair of female African Dwarf Crocodiles.


From Morocco to Mozambique, discover freshwater creatures including Chinese water dragons plus the upside down catfish native to the River Ganges. 

Great barrier

Stroll through the impressive underwater tunnel where native Barrier Reef creatures are waiting to be discovered.

The Abyss

Marvel at the mysterious creatures of the dark depths of the ocean that have adapted to life without light.

Dive Cage

Come face to face with a virtual great white shark, dolphin and manta ray.


What would happen if the ice caps melted and your world was flooded with water? Find out in the Global Meltdown experience!

Key West

Enjoy a beautiful cross section view of colourful fish as they swim among the tree roots of a mangrove lagoon.