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Sharks @ Melbourne Aquarium

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Published September 25th 2011
Sandbar Whaler sharks the most abundant species of shark in the western Atlantic Ocean are a major attraction at the Melbourne Aquarium. Despite a formidable exterior, they are not considered dangerous to humans. These sharks possess a characteristic dorsal fin and can grow up to 2.4 metres long. Come face to face with these awe-inspiring creatures at the aquarium.
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Why? To confront sharks the safe way
When: Open daily 9:30am-6pm
Where: King Street Melbourne VIC 3000
Cost: Adult $33.50, Child (3-15yrs) $19.00, Child (under 3) free, Concession $22.00
Comments
Thankyou. It is said that it one is much more likely to die in a car accident or drowning, than by being bitten by a shark. Yet its still good to be aware of the dangers. This one looks interesting from the upside down perspective. :)
By Jody Kimber - senior reviewer
Wednesday, 28th of September @ 01:47 am
Um...Thats a grey nurse shark in the picture, not a whaler...
By Anonymous
Saturday, 5th of November @ 10:44 am
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