AQWA The Aquarium Of Western Australia

91 Southside Drive, Hillarys   (08) 9447 7500

Go on an underwater journey at AQWA and discover more as you encounter the incredible and the iconic marine life of Western Australia! AQWA is WA's premier marine attraction open 10am-5pm every day!

In Brief
  • Suited For: Families
  • Open Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Public Holidays, School holidays
In Detail

The AQWA Journey

From the icy waters of the southern ocean to the tropical wonderland of coral reefs in the far north, AQWA takes you on an underwater journey along the coastline of WA.

The AQWA journey features 5 distinct exhibit areas which highlight the marine life from the unique regions of WA's coastline, including; Great Southern Coast, Perth Coast, Marmion Marine Park, Shipwreck Coast and Far North.

AQWA is Western Australia’s premiere marine attraction featuring:

-Australia’s largest single aquarium and walk-through underwater tunnel
-Giant sharks, rays and turtles
-One of the largest living coral reef exhibits in the world
-Rare sea creatures, like leafy seadragons
-DangerZone, featuring dangerous and deadly marine life
-Interactive touch-pool
-A turtle rescue centre
-Dive and snorkel adventure programs

AQWA also features the unique AQWA Gift Shop, fully licensed AQWA Cafe and the luxurious AQWA Function Centre, overlooking the Indian Ocean.

AQWA is located just 20 minutes north of the city at Hillarys Boat Harbour and is accessible by public transport.