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BLUE REEF WELCOMES  BABY CUTTLEFISH

BLUE REEF WELCOMES BABY CUTTLEFISH

A colony of hundreds of baby cuttlefish has gone on display at Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium. The mini-marvels, each just under one centimetre long, were born from eggs donated by fisherman Cameron Henry from Mylor, who discovered ... read more
All Creatures Weird & Wonderful

All Creatures Weird & Wonderful

Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium is to showcase the aquatic world’s weirdest and most wonderful inhabitants as part of a special event running throughout the summer holidays. ‘Weird and Wonderful’, which runs from July 23rd to September 3rd, ... read more
Newquay Carnival Week

Newquay Carnival Week

From Saturday 5th – Sunday 13th July Blue reef Aquarium is celebrating the Newquay Carnival with our own Carnival inspired week. This year Charlie the Clown Fish will be entering the mascots race on the 12thof July in association ... read more
Father’s Day

Father’s Day

Treat Dad this Fathers Day! All Dads go free with one full paying child on the 15th of June. Learn all about the Dads of the ocean and how they look after their young. Discover the different ... read more
World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day is here on the 8th of June and because we love our oceans so much we are celebrating in a big way. Find out how you can protect the oceans with our special talks, ... read more
JELLY BABIES WITH A STING IN THE TAIL

JELLY BABIES WITH A STING IN THE TAIL

JELLY BABIES WITH A STING IN THE TAIL Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium is awash with dozens of jelly babies. The jelly babies in question are actually moon jellyfish, hunters that use their stinging tentacles to paralyse microscopic animals floating ... read more
Art8 Festival

Art8 Festival

This May half term Blue Reef Aquarium is getting in touch with its creative side and has teamed up with a local artist from the Art8 festival Newquay. From Friday 23rd  May to Sunday 1st June our tanks will ... read more
AQUARIUM CELEBRATES RARE SEAHORSE BIRTHS

AQUARIUM CELEBRATES RARE SEAHORSE BIRTHS

Delighted keepers at Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium are celebrating the birth of a dozen rare seahorses. The babies are members of what’s believed to be the world’s largest species of seahorse - the Australian big-belly - which ... read more
BLUE REEF AQUARIUM BREEDS LEOPARD GOBY

BLUE REEF AQUARIUM BREEDS LEOPARD GOBY

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