Seahorse World Guided Tour

Wheelchair friendly
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5.01 review

Highlights & inclusions

Largest number of seahorses in Oz
Includes 45 minute guided tour
Hand feed fish & more
A behind the scenes look
Learn about seahorses and their mysterious behaviour
Wonders of Southern Ocean Aquarium

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Concession (Pen/Sen/Stu)
Child (3-16yrs)
Family (2A + up to 6C)

What you can expect

The mystical seahorse has always been a source of immense attraction and this Tasmanian-based experience is dedicated to uncovering the secrets and conserving the delicate environmental balance of these fragile yet beautiful marine animals. A trip to SeaHorse World will lead you on a journey to the unique facility that will provide you with an excellent experience with the aim of balancing both entertainment and education for a great day out. You'll be given a "behind the scenes" look at the world's first working seahorse farm as well as hands-on opportunities in the touch pool.

Seahorses aren't the only animals on hand at the park - Seahorse World also has many other interesting creatures in their Wonders of the Southern Ocean Aquarium. Great for families with kids of all ages, this is a personalised, friendly and informative experience to get you up-close to one of of the aquatic world's true living treasures.

The guided tour runs for a duration of 45 minutes from 9:30am until 4:30pm from September to April and every hour from 10am to 3pm between May and August. The park is open 7 days a week - with the exception of Christmas Day - and offers visitors ample amount of fun!


What you need to know

  • 45 Minute fully guided tour
  • "Behind the Scenes" look at the Seahorse Farm
  • Fish feeding
  • Wonders of the Southern Ocean Aquarium
  • Get hands on in the touch pool
  • Cave of the seahorse - showcasing the diversity of seahorse species
  • Extensive gift shop showcasing a large selection of souvenirs and unique Tasmanian products.
  • Seahorse World coffee shop
Operating Hours
  • Open 7 days a week (closed Christmas Day)
  • September to April - tours depart regularly from 9.30am. Last tour is at 4.30pm.
  • May to August - tours depart on the hour, every hour from 10.00am to 3.00pm
  • 45 minutes (Allow 1 hour)
Departure Location
  • Seahorse World is located just 50 minutes drive north of Launceston at picturesque Beauty Point in the north of Tasmania.
Additional Information
  • Seahorse World is fully wheel chair accessible. Door front disabled parking available.
Cancellation Policy
  • Free cancellation at any time before the booked tour.
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

Recent reviews

51 review

Launceston guided tour. Excellent value for money and a great family adventure.

An experience located just out of Launceston. It is an easy drive into the Tamar Valley. Here you get to see seahorses and learn all about their incredible natural habitat as well as their history. The tours run hourly, making it really convenient for planning your day out.

Rachael Dixon almost 3 years ago
Free cancellation anytime