Turtle Tuesdays

By AQWA – The Aquarium of Western Australia


Every Tuesday in August & September 2023


91 Southside Drive, Hillarys WA 6025
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Turtle Tuesdays

Bring your tots to AQWA and let them go turtley wild with us for Turtle Tuesdays! During August & September you can shell-ebrate these amazing flippered friends with a timetable of bonus fun and educational activities, included with your AQWA entry. Listen to a toddler-tailored turtle talk; join us for Read & Rhyme Time and bop along to a familiar tune; complete the turtle challenge map and get creative with a free craft activity. Check below for included dates. NO PRE-BOOKING REQUIRED, NO ADDITIONAL COST, INCLUDED WITH AQWA GENERAL ADMISSION ON STATED TUESDAYS.


  • Visit AQWA during Turtle Tuesdays for these bonus activities:
  • 9.30am – Enjoy a ‘toddler tailored’ Turtle Talk @ Turtle Rescue Pool and play with our new spinning turtle signs
  • 10.00am – Create a turtle craft to keep forever @ Coral Reef
  • 10.30am – Bop along and listen in for Read and Rhyme time* @ Ocean Play
  • All Morning – Complete your turtle challenge map and collect your surprise @ AQWA Giftshop


Available select Tuesdays in August ( 15, 22 & 29) & September (5, 12 & 19)

Activities will only run 9am-11am.

Activities are included with your standard AQWA Entry Ticket.

*This activity has a capacity and no places are guaranteed. Arrive early to avoid disappointment.


Tickets can be purchased online or at the gate. Online/pre-purchased tickets DO NOT include priority or ‘skip the queue’ entry.

Infants aged 0-2 are FREE with a paying adult, but please add them to your ticket under the Infant Fare when buying online (to help us accommodate numbers).

Annual Members are FREE with their valid Membership Card.

Entry Tickets (‘general admission’) are for the general public and are not valid for childcare, family day-care, vacation care or any business that is collecting fees for their childminding services. Click HERE for Vacation Care, OSHC, Child Care & Home Care services.