Cairns Aquarium - Marine Life Encounter




- Personal ecologist guide.

- Behind the scenes guided tour and guided aquarium tour.

- Feed cownose stingrays and giant freshwater species.

- Visit to Cairns Turtle Hospital.


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Adults: A$0

Children: A$0


Open daily, the Cairns Aquarium is an exciting, new all-weather visitor attraction located in the heart of Cairns. Guests of all ages will have guaranteed interaction with the spectacular beauty of over 15,000 marine and land animals from two unique World Heritage listed areas; the Great Barrier Reef and the Wet Tropics Rainforest.

Full Itinerary:

Valid for 01APR23-31MAR24:

Get the most from your day at Cairns Aquarium with a Marine Life Encounter! You’ll be met by one of our passionate ecologist guides, who will personally escort you on an privately, guided tour and take you Behind-the-Scenes for an exclusive hand feeding session of the Cownose Sting Rays. You will also visit the Turtle Hospital and feed the freshwater fish and rays.

Child Policy:

Valid for 01APR23-31MAR25:

Infant: 0-2 years inclusive - free of charge.

Child: 3-14 years inclusive - child rates apply.

Important Information:

Valid for 01APR22-31MAR24:

Tour Information:

- This tour must be booked 72 hours in advance.

- Children under 12 may not handfeed the rays and will be substituted with a souvenir gift.

- Guests need to be mobile as there are some stairs and uneven surfaces back of house.


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