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Seahorse World

Seahorse World

World First Seahorse Farm!

Discover the secret lives of seahorses and their mysterious characteristics in a behind-the-scenes guided tour of the world’s first and Australia’s only seahorse farm that supplies the world’s leading aquariums. A unique Tasmanian story, global exporter and authentic Australian Government licensed captive breeding facility for endangered seahorses with university trained scientists on staff and 1000’s of seahorses to see. Seahorse world also features an extensive Giftshop.

Things to do

Fully Guided Tour

On your fully guided tour you will see feeding of seahorses including the raising of live shrimp cultures, touch a live seahorse in the interactive touch pool and discover many other wonders in the Southern Ocean Aquarium. 85% of southern ocean animals are unique to this region and you can see Seadragons, Giant Tasmanian Crabs, local sharks, giant cuttlefish and dozens of others.

Ticket Information

Pass Option

Ticket Type


Seahorse World

Seahorse World Admission - Adult


Seahorse World Admission – Children (4-16yrs)


Seahorse World Admission - Concession


Seahorse World Admission – Family (2 Adults, All Children)


Visitor Information

Operating Hours

Open 9.30a.m. (9 a.m. peak times) Last tour 4p.m. (or 3 p.m. in low periods)
Regular guided tours in peak times (Christmas –Easter), hourly tours in low periods
Phone or check website if in doubt.


Shed 1 A Inspection Head Wharf, 200 Flinders Street Beauty Point TAS

How to get there

  • CAR
    A 45 minute meander up the beautiful Tamar Valley from Launceston along the West Tamar Highway, 5 minutes past Beaconsfield.
  • Public Transport
    Public Transport available from Launceston on Manions Coaches (ask your hotel or call Seahorse World for details).

Additional Information

Not valid with any other deal.

Tasmanian Tourism Award winner
Wheelchair accessible
Indoor, all weather attraction

Terms and Conditions
Purchase of the tickets is subject to our partner’s terms and conditions. Please visit their sites.