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Celebrate World Wildlife Day

Celebrate World Wildlife Day 3 March 2015

Today is World Wildlife Day, and the clarion call is: It’s time to get serious about wildlife crime.

In South Africa, and the Western Cape in particular, it is not only the poaching of perlemoen (abalone) and crayfish that is of concern, but also the wellbeing of African penguins and the impact overfishing.

Movie night at the Two Oceans Aquarium: 20 March

Movie night at the Two Oceans Aquarium: 20 March 26 February 2015

Members and non-members are invited to join us for a movie night at the Aquarium.

A week of free tickets to give away on Instagram

A week of free tickets to give away on Instagram 24 February 2015

Next week we will be giving away 10 FREE tickets to the Two Oceans Aquarium on Instagram! Here’s how ...

Aquarium expansion project: an update

Aquarium expansion project: an update By Helen Lockhart – Communications and Sustainability Manager at the Two Oceans Aquarium / 23 February 2015

This time last year we broke ground for the construction of our new large-scale exhibit. Having followed our series of blogs during the year, many of you are now probably wondering when the new exhibit will open. 

Flickr pic of the day: razorfish

Flickr pic of the day: razorfish 20 February 2015

This unusual-looking creature is a razorfish (shrimpfish) belonging to the family Centriscidae (order Gasterosteiformes). It is found in the Indo-Pacific where it swims in a vertical position, its head pointing downwards.