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Merimbula Aquarium & Wharf

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Suprising !

I was very pleasantly suprised by this little aquarium tucked away at the Merimbula wharf. It had a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
andream0402
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Melbourne, Australia
Great Cafe

We did go to the aquarium, but the cafe/restaurant was fantastic. Probably the best food and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MarkW2011
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Melbourne, Australia
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  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“scones”(11 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Lake Srteet, Merimbula, New South Wales, Australia
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+61 2 6495 4446
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was very pleasantly suprised by this little aquarium tucked away at the Merimbula wharf. It had a great mix of sea life which was well presented with the relevant information. It costs $22 for adults and $15 for children with concession and package prices...More

Thank andream0402
Reviewed 2 days ago

It's a pleasant place to sit for a coffee or a light meal, with views over the Wharf towards main beach. After your coffee visit the Aquarium with its various displays of local and tropical fish.

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thought we would try it out, nice place on the wharf, the aquarium itself is ok, it is a small area, had a good range of sea creatures, the restaurant part is nice and up there in price. Overall it is ok for a visit.

Thank Thor-Wutzke
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did go to the aquarium, but the cafe/restaurant was fantastic. Probably the best food and service of our stay in the area. A great wine list and plenty of options for the kids to eat. Friendly efficient staff and a beautiful outlook.

Thank MarkW2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met up with our friends from Melbourne... from the moment we arrived we were greeted by friendly warm staff..... nothing was too much trouble although they were so busy... seafood linguine was outstanding..... the children’s meals awesome....couldn’t recommend this place highly enough ..... outstanding food...More

Thank chiefloeding
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with my 10 & 6 year olds and we loved it. It is only a small aquarium with about 29 or so tanks that are well looked after with a great collection of aquatic animals predominantly from the local area. I would recommend...More

Thank Reches F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The aquarium seems to be more suitable for children than adults, it is quite small and compared to what we have had in other animal attractions the $22 entrance fee is a bit on the steep side. Pleasant staff. The fish feeding was interesting The...More

Thank Leigh-Harrington
Reviewed September 3, 2018

I had a delicious lunch at the Wharf restaurant on a busy Sunday afternoon. Whilst I had to wait for a table (it was Father's day and I hadn't booked) the staff were kind and made sure i was comfortable and had a drink while...More

Thank Annette M
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

This place was amazing. Our 3yo and 4yo were so engaged in what Alan had to say. Definitely do this with kids.

Thank Misspglover
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Spectacular views. I just had a coffee at the cafe so can’t comment on the food. Few gift shop items dotted around. Had a look at the aquarium. Small but kids would love it. We went on a non feeding day but they said to...More

Thank Lattegirl72
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