Aquarists at Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium are celebrating the birth of hundreds of rare leopard spot gobies.
It’s believed to be the first time the fish has been bred successfully in captivity and staff are hopeful the ... read more
From 5th to 21st April at Blue Reef Aquarium we are going Turt-ally Turtles with all things turtle. Including an awesome trail, crafty table and a chance to win a family ticket.
Find out the fascinating story ... read more
Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium is offering free entry to mums on Sunday, March 30th.
The special offer is part of the award-winning attraction’s Mother’s Day weekend celebrations and all mums visiting the aquarium on Mothering Sunday will ... read more
A pride of venomous baby lionfish has gone on display at Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium.
A total of nine of the brown and white striped fish, eight red lionfish and one clearfin lionfish, have taken up ... read more
We are celebrating National Science Week at Blue Reef Aquarium Newquay, with Cornwall College Newquay and we would love everyone to come down and enjoy the week with us. Learn how aquatic species have adapted and changed to ... read more
Blue Reef Aquarium is joining forces with Cornwall College Newquay to present ‘Invention and Discovery' - a week of marine-themed education and entertainment taking place between March 15th – 22nd.
Organised in association with National Science and ... read more
They’ve got blue blood, three hearts, can change shape, use jet-propulsion and have inspired myths and legends since the dawn of time.
The cephalopod family, literally ‘head foot’ in Greek, whose members include octopus, squid, nautilus and ... read more
Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium is being invaded by jelly babies.
The jelly babies in question are a colony of bizarre upside down jellyfish which were born as part of a captive-breeding programme.
Found in shallow seas and mangroves, ... read more
We will be open again tomorrow from 10am , if a bit battered and damper than usual!
Our aquarists have been busy making new exhibits, so come and see the new spacious seahorse display, the seahorses love ... read more