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CREATIVE CREATURES AT BLUE REEF AQUARIUM

CREATIVE CREATURES AT BLUE REEF AQUARIUM

Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium is carrying on the theme from the recent Art8 Festival by hosting a ‘Creative Creatures’ event over the May Half Term holidays (May 23rd – 31st). Staff at the Towan Promenade wildlife attraction ... read more
AQUARIUM OVERRUN WITH SQUIRRELFISH

AQUARIUM OVERRUN WITH SQUIRRELFISH

Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium has put a shoal of more than 20 tropical squirrelfish on display after spending a month in quarantine. Mainly nocturnal, smallmouth squirrelfish are found living close to tropical reefs throughout the Indo-Pacific. They often ... read more
AQUARIUM INVITES VISITORS TO CATCH FISH ON FILM

AQUARIUM INVITES VISITORS TO CATCH FISH ON FILM

Blue Reef Aquarium will be hosting renowned local photographer Matt Montano over the May Bank Holiday Weekend (May 1st – 4th) as part of Newquay’s Art8 festival. [caption id="attachment_495" align="alignright" width="300"] Photographer Matt Montano[/caption] A selection of his ... read more
TOXIC TOADS ARRIVE AT BLUE REEF

TOXIC TOADS ARRIVE AT BLUE REEF

A colony of fire-bellied toads has taken up residence at Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium. The toads are part of a new display area featuring a variety of exotic reptiles and amphibians from around the world.   As they mature ... read more
‘NAUTICAL NIPPERS’ AT BLUE REEF AQUARIUM

‘NAUTICAL NIPPERS’ AT BLUE REEF AQUARIUM

Visitors to Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium will be able to find out all about the egg-citing world of water babies over the Easter holidays (March 27th – April 13th). ‘Nautical Nippers’ features workshops, arts and crafts, competitions ... read more
BLUE REEF ON ALERT FOR TOXIC BOXFISH

BLUE REEF ON ALERT FOR TOXIC BOXFISH

Marine experts at the Blue Reef Aquarium in Newquay are taking extra precautions with their latest arrivals – a quartet of bizarre baby boxfish. The baby boxfish, which get their name from their curious box-shaped bodies, are ... read more