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Southern Encounter - CLOSED

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Nice little aquarium

Went to this aquarium last summer, it had a nice display of fish as well as tuatara and kiwi. Very... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2010
frankgnelson
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Nelson, New Zealand
all gone

this list needs to be reviewed. This went in the feb 2011 earthquakes. Very distressing for all... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2012
heykuri
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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12 Sep 2013
“No longer there”
10 Dec 2012
“all gone”
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This aquarium is a great a place in which to explore the diversity of New Zealand marine life.
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33 Cathedral Square, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-377 3474
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Reviewed 13 September 2013

Sadly this attraction no longer exists, as the building it was in was damaged beyond repair in the February 2011 earthquake.

Date of experience: September 2013
5  Thank Equake_Girl
Reviewed 10 December 2012

this list needs to be reviewed. This went in the feb 2011 earthquakes. Very distressing for all involved with this business.

Date of experience: December 2012
9  Thank heykuri
Reviewed 28 September 2010

The Southern Encounter Aquarium & Kiwi House is on the edge of Cathedral Square in Christchurch New Zealand. It is next door to the Christchurch visitors centre so after you have checked out what you are going to do for the rest of your visit...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2010

Went to this aquarium last summer, it had a nice display of fish as well as tuatara and kiwi. Very convenient being right in the center of town.

Thank frankgnelson
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