Beauty Point Wharf
Tasmanias latest attraction, a world first Seahorse farm (Hippocampus abdominalis) located just 35 minutes north of Launceston at the mouth of the picturesque Tamar Valley.
The working farm and aquarium provides a unique insight into the mystical, intriguing and lovable seahorses from birth, in a working farm. With informative guides providing an educational experience, you will be able to see the weedy Sea Dragons, Pipe Fish and the endangered species.
As you pass through the cave of the seahorses you enter the first class aquarium where young and old can take advantage of the touch pool. An aquaculture museum and theatrette graphically illustrates the past, present and future in the enjoyable field of aquaculture.
Seahorse World incorporates the Australian Maritime College; the only one in the Southern Hemisphere, supported by Early Maritime Life Tasmania. This Tasmanian icon includes Tasmanian craft, fine foods and a Tasmanian Wine Centre with a Waterfront Cafe Restaurant.