Reef HQ Aquarium
The largest living coral reef aquarium, the Reef HQ Aquarium was built as part of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority. Featuring 130 species of coral, 120 species of fish and plenty of star fish, sea urchins, sponges and sea cucumbers, Reef HQ also features a predator exhibit, a children's section, a gift shop and café to enjoy. A trip to the Reef HQ Aquarium is a must for all visitors who plan on taking a reef dive at the Great Barrier Reef to learn more about the species of marine life they might encounter while on their dive.
Address: 2-68 Flinders Street, Townsville
Telephone: (07) 4750 0800
Opening times: Open daily from 9:30am
Admission: A$24.75 (adults), A$12.10 (children). Other concessions available