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Last chance to see! Special combo diving rate in June

Exciting changes are taking place at the Aquarium and fish are on the move!

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Pencilled surgeon

There are 51 species of surgeon fish, 19 of which occur in southern African waters.…

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Octopuses have strong beaks, similar to those of parrots, with which they can tear their prey. Some octopuses also use toxins from poisonous glands to kill prey. The toxin of one species of octopus in Australia is capable of killing a man within seconds.

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Members' breakfast with the team

Meet our Curatorial team for breakfast, learn more about the new display and then enjoy…

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