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Reefworld Aquarium and Shark Swim

Pulgul St | Dayman Park, Urangan, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655 , Australia
+61-7-41289828
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Ranked #7 of 15 Attractions in Urangan
Type: Aquariums
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Hervey Bay, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

It is a great place to visit. The live reefs and aquatic creatures lovely to see. Opportunities to feed the turtles are terrific for the kids. we are taking our grand-daughter there when she visits later this month and she will love it.

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Sydney
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3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Yes this Aquarium might be small and a little tired, BUT, the staff were very attentive and enthusiastic. It was great to feed both the turtles and sharks and the various fish and sea creatures were interesting. Bought the package of entry and lunch voucher next door which was great value.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

A must for those who like fish or diving. Try dive with sharks and you will also meet professional divers. But it's clear that (your) money is what they want. You have to pass through the store with toys before you can leave. Which they know will be expensive for families with children:-))

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

My partner and myself enjoyed visiting this small aquarium. We arrived just as it was time to feed the turtles and sharks. We did the feeding along with another couple that had small children. The kiddies loved being able to do this too. Inside is a large tank with lots of different fish and a large grouper . Around outside... More

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Tucson, AZ
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21 reviews 21 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We had a long layover at Hervey Bay Airport and came into town for lunch and the aquarium. It is tiny, very shabby, but after you get past that, the fish and other marine life are actually quite plentiful and interesting. The turtle and shark pens in the back are so small as to be depressing, but I leave that... More

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Sydney, Australia
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10 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Reefworld aquarium was a pleasant stop along the esplanade We had a day pass which allowed us multi entry time to enjoy the beautiful The Aquarium is a little tired looking but still a great experience and the staff very informative and friendly. Enjoyed feeding the fish after a delicious lunch at the Waterfront restaurant where the staff were attentive... More

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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23 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

For the price I think it could be half the price or have a good deal for locals. I know the people who I was with was bored and seen everything within a half hour but me I love doing all this kind of things so I could watch the fish for hours. It is very small so don't expect... More

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Helensvale, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This aquarium may be small but it is well worth attending when staying in Hervey Bay. This where else can you stroke/pat and feed turtles and hand feed sharks. Plus be given an informative chat about the sea life that reside there. We took our 1 year old and she was made to feel very welcome and was able/allowed to... More

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bundaberg
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Was a great day,friend from Sydney very impressed,the people there very honest,and love what they do.the fish were beautiful,the turtles were very contented,and the sharks.would go again .

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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This was an unbelievable opportunity to pat, scratch and play with real turtles. Great value and whilst small very hands on and terrific for kids!! Highly recommend

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