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Address: 28 Doctors Gully Road, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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Visit Aquascene at high tide when hundreds of fish approach the shore to be...

Visit Aquascene at high tide when hundreds of fish approach the shore to be fed by onlookers.

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Such a unique experience!!

Where else do you get hundreds of wild fish come to you for food and pets?? This is a must visit if you like interacting with sweetlips catfish barramundi garfish etc for they... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Adelaide, Australia
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent fun for all ages..... bread provided to feed the fish. Guy there to give you advise and information on the fish coming in....great fun with large fish swimming around your feet.

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Thank karenmU8073KQ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent to visit. Feeding times change each day due to tides - so just double check before going. Awesome for kids, and also adults. Fish come right up and eat the bread out of your hand. Shade and sunny spots to feed. Drinks and small shop there. Bit of a walk down the hill if you don't have a car.... More 

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Thank Leishh
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Where else do you get hundreds of wild fish come to you for food and pets?? This is a must visit if you like interacting with sweetlips catfish barramundi garfish etc for they would literally come to your ankles and don't mind being touched. The $15 entrance fee is reasonable for the place also served snacks and ice cream, just... More 

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Brisbane
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband couldn't believe that this was actually one of my favourite activities while on holiday. It was fun and all ages will enjoy this activity. It's amazing that the fish come in on high tide and know we'll be there to feed them and some of them already have their mouths open waiting for that bread. You don't need... More 

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Thank Laura R
Perth, Australia
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273 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just intrigued by this attraction. Absolutely fabulous watching the fish and all the activity. Bread is supplied for feeding. The commentary given is also so interesting. Another must visit in Darwin.

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Thank JazzyPerth
Darwin, Australia
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26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must do when you are in Darwin. Everyone can enjoy the experience of feeding these fish - they come right up and you are given pieces of bread to feed to them - kids love it.

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Thank FussyNomads
Perth, Australia
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28 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was very crowded with people and the commentary went on for too long especially as the microphone was full of static. The venue itself is very pleasant and there were heaps of different fish and stingrays . High tide is the best time to visit.

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Thank Jenny B
Mudgee, Australia
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in, easy access, knowledgeable host, very friendly. Lots of bread on offer, very clean and organised. More then happy to go back. Times change depending on tides so check their site.

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Thank Teash B
Midwest
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166 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very pleasantly surprised. Thought it might be a bit of a scam, but we had a great time feeding the fish, learning the different species, and generally hanging out for an hour or two.

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Perth Western Australia
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177 reviews
113 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent a couple of hours here one morning feeding the many fish that come in on the high tide. Excellent for kids of all ages, Bread is available but do not b greedy as you can always go back to get more. Commentary was good as they identified all the fish that came in for a feed. This place... More 

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