AQWA - Aquarium of Western Australia
An awesome underwater adventure awaits you at AQWA!
AQWA is WA's premiere marine attraction, located just 20 minutes north of Perth City at the popular Hillarys Boat Harbour.
On your underwater journey you will:
• Encounter giant sharks, stingrays and turtles while travelling underwater through Australia’s largest aquarium
• Be captivated by the colourful characters of a living coral reef
• Meet rare and unusual sea creatures and uncover who’s dangerous or deadly
• Enjoy interactive exhibits, hands on displays and unique in-water experiences
There's also the opportunity to join in an AQWA Adventure, like Swim with Sharks (available every day of the year); try a Snorkel Discovery and Treasure Hunter Scuba Diving class (seasonal); or go Whale Watching (seasonal).
AQWA is open 7 days from 10am-5pm. Discover more at: www.aqwa.com.au
Hours: AQWA IS OPEN 7 DAYS 10.00AM – 5.00 PM (excluding Christmas Day)
From the iconic and the unusual to the deadly and the rare... Discover more of Western Australia’s spectacular marine life at AQWA!
Explore our expansive and diverse coastline, from the icy waters of the southern ocean to the tropical wonderland of coral reefs in the far north.
AQWA is a boutique aquarium that carefully crafts exhibits featuring only living corals and native Western Australian marine life. Our stunning displays and unique collection of sea creatures is an experience not to be missed!
AQWA is open 7 days including public holidays from 10am-5pm. The only day of the year we close is Christmas Day.
AQWA day entry tickets are valid for 6 months from the date of purchase. Tickets are not redeemable for cash. Tickets are only valid during normal operating hours of 10am-5pm. Dive/Snorkel with Sharks in non refundable within 7 days of booking date.
Map & Directions
By Car - drive north from Perth on Mitchell Freeway (Route 2). Exit left at Hepburn Avenue (Route 82) for Hillarys Boat Harbour and AQWA.
By Public Transport - take a Joondalup line train from Perth to Warwick. Connect with a No. 423 bus to Hillarys Boat Harbour and AQWA.