Reef HQ Great Barrier Reef Aquarium, Townsville

Categories: Islands, Educational Sites, Zoos & Aquariums, Tourist Spots, Nature & Parks
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3.5/5 based on 650+ reviews on the web
Explore the largest living coral reef aquarium, Reef HQ Great Barrier Reef Aquarium. It is home to 130 coral species and 120 fish species, including dugongs, sharks, sea stars, and sponges. There is an interactive educational area where you can examine the reef species up close. You can also prowl the Predator Exhibit and children’s section. Reef HQ Great Barrier Reef Aquarium simulates the natural coral reef environment, and usually the aquarium is open to the outside. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Townsville holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Reef HQ Great Barrier Reef Aquarium and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • This is the second time I visited Reef HQ and for some reason I had in my head that the admission prices were crazy high but alas, they actually weren't. I think where the disappointment set in was wh...  read more »
  • This is a modest size aquarium but its very well done and focused on the Great Barrier Reef. We've done a few snorkeling and diving trips before and it was so great to learn more about the creatures w...  read more »
  • Took children here for the first time. The aquarium is very beautiful loved the fish and all that was in it. Close up of the Great Barrier Reef. Beautiful just to know what lives in the Great Barrier ...  read more »
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