We had an excellent time! We are locals and had never been. We did not hop in the water but got to pat and feed the s Sharks and Rays. The staff are lovely and very knowledgeable... read more
Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters was formerly the Australian Shark and...
Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters was formerly the Australian Shark and Ray Centre Port Stephens! Still offering the amazing experience of swimming and interacting with Sharks and Rays, Irukandji now has a guided tour included for all visitors, exciting new changes to the existing exhibits and NEW Exhibits coming soon.
The new owners are passionate and dedicated to our Ocean's conservation and Marine Science. Every visitor can learn about the ocean depths and step outside their comfort zone by diving in with these amazing ambassador animals. Once you have experienced these majestic creatures individual personalities, you will have the confidence to take the next step and dive Looking Glass, a popular Nelson Bay shark dive site.
Wondering about the name Irukandji? The Irukandji Jellyfish may be the most deadly thing in the world! Coming soon you will see them with your own eyes and learn about the Jellyfish blooms that are currently taking over the ocean like never in history.
If you are after an out of this world experience that can be shared with the whole family (even tiny babies get a wetsuit and booties for a swim with the Sharks) then Irukandji is your next adventure waiting to happen.