Open Daily - Click For Times Upcoming Events Aquarium Wharf, Darling Harbour, Sydney

Baby Wobbegongs

Has anybody ever told you "you lie like a carpet"?

 

Well, that's certainly true of our nine new baby wobbegongs - or carpet sharks - a fitting name given their propensity to sit at the bottom of the ocean waiting for food.

 

After being born at just the size of a hand, the new babies have now been released onto display at Sydney Aquarium, having reached a healthy 1 foot long - and well on their way to reaching their full size of over 3 meters.

 

Now big enough to meet the public, the cute little wobbys can be seen enjoying their new home just across from the Shark Nursery and chomping on the odd bit of fish or squid tentacle.

 

New baby wobbegongs are just one of the exciting things to see during Shark Month at Sydney Aquarium, which brings you more jaws than ever before - more shark talks; the chance to see big sharks from the surface for the first time; and watch shark feeds from the Glass Bottom Boat!

 

 

Buy Sydney Aquarium Tickets!

See all news
26
Aug
2014
Alphie You’re a Firework!
Alphie helped light up the night at the Darling Harbour Firework... Read More
26
Aug
2014
Father's Day Offer & Competition
Dads go FREE on Father's Day - and enter our competition!... Read More
25
Aug
2014
Awesome Japanese Spider Crab Moult!
Spider Crab, Spider Crab, does whatever a Spider Crab does?... Read More
20
Aug
2014
WIN a Double Pass to DEEPSEA CHALLENGE 3D!
A celebration of science, courage, and extraordinary aspiration... Read More
19
Aug
2014
Voted Best!
TripAdvisor’s Top 10 Australian Zoo’s and Aquariums... Read More
18
Aug
2014
Giant Turtle at Cockle Bay
Alphie the turtle supports Undersea Art Exhibition... Read More
14
Aug
2014
Undersea Art Exhibition
Great Barrier Reef exhibit transformed into a stunning art galle... Read More
13
Aug
2014
I'd like to be, under the sea!
You can with our behind-the-scenes tour! ... Read More
12
Aug
2014
Hassle Free Holidays at Darling Harbour
Looking for a family getaway these school holidays?... Read More
07
Aug
2014
Hijinks - Sydney's Newest After Hours Event
Proving underwater is the new underground... Read More