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Aqua Broome

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Excellent!!!

This placed was excellent! We thought we’d just fill in some time and even though the place is... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Trudi B
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An interesting place got closed for good

We visited this attraction on its last day before closure. It seems a pity but seemingly the... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
Beatli D
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Aqua Broome public aquarium is the perfect place for the whole family to come and discover that majestic aquatic life found around Broome and the Kimberley's. Aqua Broome is the only facility dedicated to displaying the iconic environments and...more
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Site 6 Murakami Road, Broome, Western Australia 6725, Australia
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+61 497 550 221
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We visited this attraction on its last day before closure. It seems a pity but seemingly the hurdles put up by the authorities just got too much to continue the operation. Hope the fish will find a new home. A tourist place like Broome should...More

Thank Beatli D
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Visited Aqua Broome with my son, daughter-in-law, grandson and wife. We were there just as a tour started - how lucky. Our guide was extremely knowlegable about each of the exhibits. He told us interesting facts about each display as he proceeded to give them...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This is a unique tourist destination, when we went it was not super busy and we felt like we got extra special attention. The Barra feeding was totally unique as was the small shark and turtle display. This was a uniquely Australian experience with knowledgeable...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Would recommend this place to anyone. Was great to see a little business doing so well. The tour guide was fantastic and had great knowledge. Like I said well worth the time and money.

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

We went to Aqua Broome on our recent trip. It was a great spot to take the kids and although they are still expanding the area, there is still plenty to see and learn. We had a tour throughout the facility and the tour guide...More

Thank Natalie J
Reviewed 12 February 2018

My mother inlaw and I took 3 children aged 4 and 6 and we went through the facility in about 10 minutes there wasnt alot to look at and more suitable for school groups. They had talks on outside but it was that hot on...More

Thank Mumof04
Danny C, Manager at Aqua Broome, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2018

Dear Mumof04 Thank you for your review about Aqua Broome. Our tours are designed to take an hour, with one of our experienced guides giving knowledgeable and informative talks on each of our creative displays. These talks take place both inside our air-conditioned building and...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Nick was our tour guide. He was young, enthusiastic and very passionate about his job. We were his first ever clients and he did a magnificent job going through and explaining each of the aquariums. Where he was unsure of the species he was upfront...More

Thank Jan D
Danny C, Manager at Aqua Broome, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Dear Jan D Thank you for your review about your visit Aqua Broome. I am glad that Nick did such a good job guiding you through the exhibits. He is definitely an asset to the business and I will pass on your kind comments. As...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

We took a taxi there - but they have a car which can pick you up/back - small but interesting, they are just a new company - rehabilitating turtles, got to feed the fish ( great for little kids) fed a barramundi a prawn! filled...More

Thank lisaandsim0n
Danny C, Manager at Aqua Broome, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Dear lisaandsim0n Thank you for your review. We do have a courtesy pick up and drop off service for our visitors which can be booked through your hotel or by calling 0497 550 221. As you mentioned, we are pretty new and opened our doors...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I went here with my husband and was expecting an Aquarium, not 5 little dark lit dingy rooms in bad need of refurbishment with poor excuses for fish tanks. We have literally seen more fish at our local fish n chip shop!!! An absolute rort...More

Thank MrsKeys45
Danny C, Manager at Aqua Broome, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Dear MrsKeys45 It's disappointing to read such a bad review based on what only seems like your unrealistic expectations. We are a small, privately owned aquarium with local staff and local inhabitants and we are very proud of what we have achieved with our Aquarium....More

Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

This placed was excellent! We thought we’d just fill in some time and even though the place is still under development and quite small, the staff were excellent and the kids had a great time! School holiday specials meant a bit of a discount. The...More

Thank Trudi B
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