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Live Aquarium webcam: Sharks!

Live Aquarium webcam: Sharks! By Leon Jamarie / 29 August 2011

Sshh ... Don’t tell the ragged-tooth sharks, but we’re watching them! Visitors to the Two Oceans Aquarium website can now get live views of the I&J Predator Exhibit on our home page via a brand-new webcam.

Tune in during feeding time to watch them in action, but be warned: it’s addictive.

Showy sargassum fish: From the Two Oceans Aquarium Flickr group

Showy sargassum fish: From the Two Oceans Aquarium Flickr group By Two Oceans Aquarium / 28 August 2011

This sargassum fish is the latest star to join the Aquarium. Fitting, as its scientific name, Histrio histrio, means ‘the actor’. Our paparazzi at the Two Oceans Aquarium had no trouble getting this star to pose for the cameras.

Stinger of a fish: From the Two Oceans Aquarium Flickr group

Stinger of a fish: From the Two Oceans Aquarium Flickr group By Leon Jamarie / 27 August 2011

This fish stings. That’s the warning label that should come with the scorpionfish Scorpaenidae. Two Oceans Aquarium Flickr group member Stefan Hurter was lucky to come away from this photo op unscathed.

Green steps at the Two Oceans Aquarium

Green steps at the Two Oceans Aquarium By Two Oceans Aquarium / 26 August 2011

While we’re all about the blue here at the Two Oceans Aquarium, green is our second favourite colour! If you ever wonder what we do to make a difference out there, simply take a look at our ever-growing list of environmentally friendly, conservation-conscious changes …

Two Oceans Aquarium birthday parties: The unforgettable experience

Two Oceans Aquarium birthday parties: The unforgettable experience By Grant Wood / 25 August 2011

The Aquarium is an all-weather party destination – we take care of the details while you sit back and enjoy the birthday party fun. Our all-inclusive packages mean you don’t have to worry about a thing – other than showing up! Your child and his or her friends will be treated to a fun, educational experience they will never forget. Need proof? Here are some great pics and feedback we’ve received from very happy parents.