UnderWater World SEA LIFE Mooloolaba has found its biggest fish ‘fin-atic’ – a local resident who just can’t stay away from the aquarium – as it begins a year full of 25th birthday celebrations. Sunshine Coaster Michelle Core was crowned SEA LIFE Mooloolaba’s biggest fish ‘fin-atic’ and rewarded with a lifetime of complimentary […]
UnderWater World on the Sunshine Coast will make its most delicate animal move today, as they relocate two of the world’s most venomous fish. The animal care team will don protective gear today moving two Estuarine Stonefish and six lionfish to a new zone in the attraction as work begins for the second stage of […]
Merlin Entertainments Group today announces the second stage of a two year, $6.5 million refurbishment for Queensland’s iconic aquarium UnderWater World. The second stage reinvigoration program for the attraction will begin this month and when complete will introduce five exciting new zones, new animal species and a new name for the 24-year old attraction. From […]
UnderWater World is celebrating the birth of the first shark pub in the new Ocean Tank. The white tip reef shark going by the name of “JJ” was born last week and was quickly moved to its new home in the Ray Pool. UnderWater Worlds Head Curator Mark Smith said that the baby shark, measuring […]
The Sunshine Coast’s biggest turtle lover has begun his role as a ‘Young Turtle Crusader’ as he stepped into UnderWater World on a grand mission – to help the world’s majestic sea turtles. Eight year old, Kyle O’Connell from Tewantin was a special guest at the attraction, to undertake a number of exciting activities after […]
UnderWater World announced today (Thursday 21 March) that they are powering up for an exciting Easter holiday, with visitors now able to see three ‘cutting-edge’ creatures in the new ocean walk through. The Sunshine Coast attraction has recently welcomed two new sawfish named Black and Decker from Melbourne Aquarium. The male and female animals have […]
The team at UnderWater World is urging Sunshine Coasters to join them on a cleaning mission this weekend, as they join Clean Up Australia to help to protect marine life on the Sunshine Coast. The UnderWater World team will put on their gloves, pull out their rubbish bags and head to La Balsa Park […]
[Video] Three cownose rays moo-ved into UnderWater World last night bringing the total number of animals in the attraction’s ocean tank and walk through up to a staggering one thousand. The cownose rays, known for their distinctive indented noses, were carefully transported by marine experts last night and then released into their new home at […]
[vid]The Sunshine Coast’s biggest turtle lover was revealed today, as UnderWater World publicly announced Kyle O’Connell from Tewantin as the winner of UnderWater World’s Young Turtle Crusader.
[vid] Three turtle loving kids have been selected as finalists from over 150 entrants in the grand search for UnderWater World’s ‘Young Turtle Crusader’.