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Merimbula Aquarium & Wharf

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Amazing views

Spectacular views. I just had a coffee at the cafe so can’t comment on the food. Few gift shop... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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4 Adults Enjoyed The Aquarium

After walking around the pier and watching the manta ray swimming around, we stopped off in the... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Nowra, Australia
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish feeding”(17 reviews)
“scones”(11 reviews)
“big tank”(6 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Lake Srteet, Merimbula, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 6495 4446
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a delicious lunch at the Wharf restaurant on a busy Sunday afternoon. Whilst I had to wait for a table (it was Father's day and I hadn't booked) the staff were kind and made sure i was comfortable and had a drink while...More

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was amazing. Our 3yo and 4yo were so engaged in what Alan had to say. Definitely do this with kids.

Thank Misspglover
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spectacular views. I just had a coffee at the cafe so can’t comment on the food. Few gift shop items dotted around. Had a look at the aquarium. Small but kids would love it. We went on a non feeding day but they said to...More

Thank Lattegirl72
Reviewed 12 August 2018

If you are every in Merimbula, this is a must see. Feeding days are Monday, Wednesday and Fridays, fascinating to watch the feeding of the animals. Alan & Hannah are very knowledgeable and share their knowledge and facts with the group whilst the audience watches...More

Thank Belinda V
Reviewed 2 July 2018

After walking around the pier and watching the manta ray swimming around, we stopped off in the restaurant for scones, jam and coffee. The scones were freshly made and light and fluffy, coffee was good. The staff were all very helpful and friendly and even...More

Thank LochieMac
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

I personally wouldn’t recommend this aquarium to anyone. Or at least if your going to go have low expectations. Considering the cost of entry I was expecting more. $22 for an adult and $15 for a child. There simply isn’t all that much there. The...More

Thank Lee_121092
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Not for the budget conscious, food fresh and tasty. good view. Seafood speciality restaurant. Clean toilet

Thank Bill_H2650
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We took our children to the aquarium and the loved it. They loved that there is a dory and nemo in the tanks. They had the best time exploring.

Thank oliviakatexo
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Mother's Day luncheon at the restaurant was highlight.Tasty dishes beautifully presented. Great value. We returned another day to see the aquatic animals in the aquarium being fed. The aquarium manager gave an informed commentary on the animals as they were being fed.

Thank Stuart R
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Had a great few hours here. Spent an enjoyable, unpressured hour strolling through the aquarium. It was well presented and locally informative. Coffee and cake was enjoyed on the verandah overlooking the waters and township of Merrimbula. can't think of a better place around here.

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