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Thursdays, Saturdays & Sundays

Behind The Scenes Pass

A Behind The Scenes Pass is an AQWA lover’s dream, taking you deeper into the aquarium & closer to our animals than ever! Access our exciting restricted areas while enjoying a behind the scenes tour, glass bottom boat ride & animal feed! Age 4+. In this package our Ocean Guide will lead you on an informative and intimate (9 people max.) behind the scenes tour. Sneak through secret doors and passageways as you witness our coral growing room, jellyfish breeding stations and food prep zone (warning; its smelly!). Your pass also includes a Glass Bottom Boat ride; a rare opportunity to glide across the top of our 3 million litre Shipwreck Coast aquarium! Listen to interesting facts about our marine life while the sharks, rays, turtle and fish swim beneath your feet! Throughout your experience you'll gain a rare insight into the day-to-day duties and responsibilities of our marine biologists and aquarists caring for the animals and exhibits, PLUS you can even assist with one of our scheduled animal feedings! Spend the rest of the day enjoying the aquariums with your new VIP insight, as General Admission to AQWA included in your ticket!

Behind The Scenes Pass

Date: Thursdays, Saturdays & Sundays

Duration: 60 Minutes (approx.)

Location: Hillarys, WA

Product code: PK1WMN

From only: $55.00


  • Fully guided tour through AQWA’s behind the scenes areas
  • Intimate small-group experience (max 9 people). Private bookings also available.
  • See (and smell!) the unseen, non-public areas of AQWA, like coral growing room & food prep zone
  • Glass bottom boat experience above the Shipwreck Coast shark aquarium
  • Meet our rescue turtles & learn more about our Turtle Rehabilitation Program
  • Assist in an animal feeding
  • Gain VIP insight in to the everyday running of a major aquarium and caring for hundreds of marine creatures
  • All-day (9am-4pm) general admission to AQWA

Availability and bookings:

Sessions run Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays with additional sessions during school holidays.

Maximum 9 people per session.

Must be aged 4+ to participate. Children aged under 12 must be accompanied by a paying adult.

Bookings are essential. Non-refundable.

Good to know:

Ages 4+. Children aged 4-12 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult for the entirety of the experience.

Enclosed non-slip shoes are recommended.

Must be capable of navigating stairs and walking for 30+ minutes.

Pre-booked tickets do not include ‘priority entry’ to AQWA, so arrive with plenty of time before your booked experience starts, in case there is a queue.

Availability is limited and is subject to change without notice.

Missed sessions or “no-shows” will NOT be rescheduled or refunded. If you need to reschedule your booking, contact AQWA as soon as possible.

Please read AQWA’s Terms and Conditions before purchasing.

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