A shark egg-case which was donated to Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium has hatched.
The egg-case was among a number discovered by members of the public walking on the beach and given to the Towan Promenade wildlife attraction.
They ... read more
Blue Reef Aquarium, Newquay Seeks an Aquarist
Salary: £14,000 per annum
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced pro active individual to join us as an Aquarist.
About the Role
You will be part of the Displays team where ... read more
A quartet of splendid garden eels is set to go on display at Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium.
The eels can grow up to 40 cm maximum long and are covered in bright yellow and white stripes, which ... read more
A spiny boxfish, which was donated to Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium, is living up to its name and proving to be a prickly customer for aquarists.
The fish was given to the Towan Promenade aquarium ... read more
Dive in and take your career to new depths at the Blue Reef Aquarium Newquay!
We are looking for an enthusiastic and approachable person with a passion for guest interaction to join our energetic and vibrant ... read more
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
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
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
A bizarre type of salamander which never grows up and is thought to be the inspiration for the character ‘Toothless’ in ‘How to Train Your Dragon’ has gone on display at Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium.
The tiny ... read more
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