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Seahorse World

#1 of 2 things to do in Beauty Point Features Animals
200 Flinders Street | Shed 1A Inspection Head Wharf Flinders Street Beauty Point Tasmania 7270, Beauty Point, Tasmania 7270, Australia
+61 3 6383 4111
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Seahorse World Guided Tour
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200 Flinders Street | Shed 1A Inspection Head Wharf Flinders Street Beauty Point Tasmania 7270, Beauty Point, Tasmania 7270, Australia
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+61 3 6383 4111
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Worthwhile attraction, got to see all types of seahorses up close and even hold one. Tour guide was very good. Would recommend highly to others.

1  Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited Seahorse World because it was part of the Tamar Triple Pass (included with Platypus House and Beaconsfield Mine) and we are glad it was included otherwise we would have missed out on a special experience. The guided tour was informative and amazing to...More

Thank JamesandDebbie
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

They claim to be the first seahorse farm in the world exporting seahorses all around the globe. Fascinating display of many seahorses from all over the world. Our tour guide gave us a real insight into the lives of seahorses. He was very informative as...More

1  Thank Wally303
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour of the Seahorse world is a great experience, especially if you combine it with visits to the Platypus House [next door] and the Beaconsfield Mine & Museum, which is just down the road. This tour was very educational and a great suggestion for...More

1  Thank David L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seahorse World is a delight to the eyes. The tour is a must. There are so many different types of Seahorses and all beautiful in their own way. Seahorse World is a working Seahorse farm that distributes throughout the world to zoos, aquariums and private...More

1  Thank Michael / Linda H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this tour and this centre. I have always loved seahorses but to learn all about them like this was fantastic. So interesting to be able to see all the different stages of development and to hear about what they are fed and how...More

Thank slinky1100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was fantastic! I can't recall ever seeing Seahorses so close in my life! The guided tour was very good information and you can use your camera to take photos as long there is no flash on! Just love how they describe the young seahorses......More

Thank Michell C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love zoos and aquariums that are mainly research and conservation centres. The tour was well done by Jimmy, the only thing that made me sad was letting people touch and take the seahorses out of their tank; they can't breathe! I don't think they...More

2  Thank catalinafh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff, tour and gift shop were all of exceptional quality! Well done Sea Horse World!!! We loved our visit!

Thank Michelle Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fantastic place to see the amazing seahorses closeup and learn about them as well as other southern ocean residents. Even better is their Discovery Program which runs during school holidays. Our kids were part of this tour which was interesting and engaging for both...More

Thank Daphne C
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robertjackchalmers
I would like to know what you feed the seahorse
1 April 2017|
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Response from Craig H | Property representative |
Thanks to everyone who have made comment on the question since I have been away a couple of days. We feed the seahorses a local shrimp, which they love. As others suggested, in the wild they will also eat small fish and... More
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robertjackchalmers
What do you feed the seahorse
31 March 2017|
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Response from lgecc | Reviewed this property |
The feed is given to you by the operators you cannot provide food for them yourself. This is a commercial operation.
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Kua T
Hi just want to know how much time we need to spend at Seahorse World to fully appreciate it. Thank you.
5 September 2016|
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Response from Craig H | Property representative |
Hello, the guided tour takes the best part of one hour. There is a DVD playing in the foyer about seadragons that you can choose to watch and takes about 20 minutes. Next door to us is Platypus House that many people visit... More
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