February 3, 2014
We are remaining closed today until a safety inspection is completed on the Towan Promenade, please note that no public access is permitted until this is carried out. We will keep you updated for access and re-opening. The good news is that all the marine animals are fine, with little interruption to their daily routines.
February 2, 2014
Due to extreme storm damage to the Towan Promenade, we have taken the decision to close the promenade & aquarium today. We strongly advise avoiding the promenade for safety reasons. We will update for opening for tomorrow.
January 22, 2014
A shoal of bizarre-looking cave fish has gone on display at Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium. Found in the total darkness of subterranean cave systems and caverns in Mexico, the blind cave fish is a freshwater species that has, over countless generations, lost the ability to see. The fish is a type of tetra, which is […]
January 18, 2014
Welcome to FISHY STOCKTAKE!! A zoo license requirement, the annual stock takes place this week at Blue Reef with our very own ‘Fishy census!’ We’d like you to volunteer to help spot and count some of our creatures, including Seahorses, Bat Fish and even Sharks. Test your fish spotting skills and help our aquarists by […]
January 15, 2014
A New Year stock-take with a difference is taking place from Saturday January 18th to Sunday January 19th at Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium with their own version of a ‘fishy census’. In January staff undertake a comprehensive count of all their residents and this year they’re inviting visitors to volunteer to help spot and record […]