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The Aquarium of Western Australia (AQWA): General Admission Ticket
from US$ 21.73*
The Aquarium of Western Australia (AQWA): General Admission Ticket
from US$ 21.73*
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An awesome underwater adventure awaits you at AQWA! AQWA is WA’s premiere marine attraction located just 20 minutes north of Perth City. Discover more of WA’s spectacular marine life as you go on an underwater journey along our coast, from the...more
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Underwater World 91 Southside Dr, Hillarys, Joondalup, Western Australia 6025, Australia
+61 8 9447 7500
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited AQWA today with our 3 young children. The entry fee for 2 adults and 3 children was $97. It took us one hour to see everything! We managed to stretch it to 1.5 hours by doing a second lap and going to see...More

1  Thank Pinkbandicoot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great day at AQWA! My son and I visited from the states and took the opportunity to scuba in AQWA. Our Dive Master, Victoria, was knowledgeable, funny, patient and appeared sincerely as excited as we were. What a fabulous, memorable one of...More

1  Thank emperors2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderful place to visit with its moving walkway allowing you to see the fish as if you were under water. There’s lots of information displayed, swimming with the sharks, presentations etc. There’s a cafe and souvenir shop too.

Thank Peach P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place for young children. The place is pretty small but worth a visit if you have a young children.

Thank alisiakwnl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dine beneath the sea experience is something I would highly recommend!! Staff were amazing and friendly. The food was perfect!! My partner and I thoroughly enjoyed our special dinner and vip treatment. Can’t wait to do it all again! Really set the bar high with...More

1  Thank Waynnetrain
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

My wife & I have been very lucky to visit some amazing aquariums and unfortunately this one falls very short. Our trip seemed to coincide with multiple school excursion groups which made navigating the aquarium quite difficult. It would have been nice for them to...More

1  Thank TheHipsterChef
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Came across from Hilary’s boat harbour whilst shopping for a quick look and ended up staying for a while. Worth stopping in at.

Thank Mavrick232
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We paid for the glass bottom boat, was well worth the $10 each, the staff member who took us around really loved her job and was very informative, something we really enjoyed and highly recommend, was a great place to visit.

Thank Ianvic_on_holiday
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Average garden variety type aquarium. Nothing special about this one. Gift shop, cafe, all the usual suspects...

Thank Gayle J
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Not bad for a visit and the staff were very friendly and helpful, I went for a event and it was well run and a great night.

Thank Michael S
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Judith I
8 October 2017|
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Response from Halima R | Reviewed this property |
I did see a few patrons on wheelchair though I'm not sure if it's loan from AQWA. But like everyone else said, ask them ... the staff are friendly and helpful.
8 November 2016|
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Response from Devika R | Reviewed this property |
Yes.. a very big space indeed just very nearby.
8 November 2016|
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Response from Victoriapersich | Reviewed this property |
Hi Singapore ...Yes there is lots of parking available right in front of the Aquarium...thankyou Victoria Persich Western Australia