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Aquascene

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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.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“bread” (197 reviews)
“high tide” (74 reviews)
“feed the fish” (75 reviews)
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28 Doctors Gully Road, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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+61 8 8981 7837
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"bread"
in 197 reviews
"high tide"
in 74 reviews
"feed the fish"
in 75 reviews
"opening times"
in 19 reviews
"mullet"
in 22 reviews
"red fish"
in 31 reviews
"hand feed"
in 12 reviews
"fish coming"
in 11 reviews
"different types of fish"
in 10 reviews
"check times"
in 9 reviews
"catfish"
in 18 reviews
"boat ramp"
in 12 reviews
"large fish"
in 9 reviews
"great fun"
in 29 reviews
"fish swimming"
in 10 reviews
"fun experience"
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"all ages"
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Reviewed yesterday

Feeding the fish at high tide were so much fun. Didn't think we will enjoy it, but the afternoon were well spend. Doctors Gully is rich in history, and to think that this activity has been going on since 1954. Fantastic.

Thank ErnestVN
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our grand daughter wanted to come here and so we tagged along. She had lots of fun feeding the fish and having them swim around her feet. Not sure it was worth the $30 for the three of us but you can't say no to...More

1  Thank David S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hadn't been to feed the fish in years and had forgotten how much fun it was. Great variety of fish to nibble on your toes

Thank Stephanie S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took five adult family members from Finland and was shocked by the increase in entry fees since the last time I went (which was a few years ago). $85 for six people to feed fish seems very expensive to me! Even although the bread is...More

Thank PennitDarwin
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

This attraction was really interesting - the guides provide information if you’re keen to learn but otherwise just feeding the fish is fun and unusual.

Thank Elke M
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Reviewed January 28, 2018

Hot Tip: This place is only open at High Tide as the fish do not come and want to be fed until then, so don't be like us donkeys who did not heed this information, and had to come back later. Other reviews explain everything...More

1  Thank WakeBoris
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Reviewed January 12, 2018

Enjoyed feeding the fish, they take if straight from your fingers. Probably a little expensive but still a fun experience. Would be good for the kids.

Thank Natasha R
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Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Such an amazing experience to feed the fish and have them swim around your legs in their natural environment. I really value that this family cares about the fishes quality of life, over a making money scheme for humans to enjoy. This is what every...More

Thank Sophie S
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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Kids had a great time! Hand feeding fish here is an experience that must be done in Darwin. Only open during high tides so check times. Loved it

Thank Coffeeguy82
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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit if you a ) have children b ) have never seen a fish before or c) are physically attracted to fish. Otherwise it's a waste of money.

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