Seahorse Australia was initially created to farm seahorses to supply to the Traditional Chinese Medicine market and as a result reduce pressure on Seahorses from being over fished.
Open 7 days a week September to April - 9.30am - 3.30pm May to August - 10.00am to 3.00pm Later tours may be possible if booked in advance. Sheltered from the Roaring 40s,
Seahorse World is surrounded by the beautiful waterways and wine growing region of the Tamar Valley. Be charmed by tens of thousands of these delicate mythical creatures as you enjoy a unique experience that is both stimulating and fun. Learn about the local sea life and absorb the area's maritime history and culture. The world's first Seahorse Farm offers an original and unusual experience. The mystical seahorse has always been a source of immense attraction.
However, through fishing and habitat destruction, their numbers globally have dwindled. Seahorse World at Beauty Point, Northern Tasmania, is a unique facility designed to both conserve this creature, and to provide an excellent tourism and educational experience. Seahorse World is just one of over 50 attractions that make up the sightseeing pass known as the See Tasmania Attractions Pass. This Pass allows you entry and special discounted offers to this attraction and many more.
Fun-filled 45 minute educational tours for all ages
Once in a lifetime chance to touch a live seahorse
Shed 1a, Inspection Head Wharf, Beauty Point, Tasmania 7270
(03) 6383 4111