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28 Doctors Gully Road, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8981 7837
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Visit Aquascene at high tide when hundreds of fish approach the shore to be fed by onlookers.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“feed the fish” (71 reviews)
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28 Doctors Gully Road, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8981 7837
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Travelling with a group of 55 Year 8 students - they really enjoyed the hour or so spent here - if travelling with kids this is a good spot to visit.

Thank bvr2017
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I came here for the very first time and were amazed to see how many fish lined up to be fed by all those who were eager to toss bread into the water.

Thank levymal
Reviewed 3 days ago

Make sure you plan ahead for this one as it is timed with the tides. The variety and number of fish are amazing. It is a tad expensive for what it is.

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Aquascene was a lovely walk along the Esplanade from our accommodation, and a short walk to a bus stop for our return journey. Entry prices were steep, but our girls were happily occupied for 90 minutes feeding the fish on the boat ramp and the...More

Thank ebuis
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had heard mixed reviews of the Aquascene fish feeding since it had become more regulated, the kids were very keen to go and we understand that regulation is sometimes a way to preserve something once crowd numbers go up, so we went along to...More

Thank Annie R
Reviewed 6 days ago

This could have been excellent as there are a lot of fish that come in. Not sure about feeding them bread and by the time we were there (15 mins after the opening time) the bread had run out. If you were paying $5 a...More

Thank OurClan
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a great time, bread supplied, great commentary, and interesting birds, mud crabs etc as well. Well worth going, but stay as long as you can as the fish types change over the hours it is open.

Thank TwofromtheNorth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

$40 for 2 adults and 1 child to feed a few fish. From the advertising I thought that there would be a lot more fish and a much greater variety. My daughter seemed to enjoy it though. Picture provides an indication of what you get...More

Thank EmilysMum2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great morning, would recommend a visit. Apart from the fish feeding to se the high tide was great. Recommendation poster or photos in the shop showing fish you are viewing as the commentary was good but hard to recognise when you do not know what...More

Thank LynneSusanne
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great way to spend and hour feeding the fish which number in their hundreds. Suited to all ages but sure to be a hit with kids

Thank Fiona N
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Response from Samantha H | Reviewed this property |
All bread is supplied... And lots of it too!!