News

We hope you enjoy reading about Bristol Aquarium news, display updates and behind-the-scenes stories. For more information on a particular news story please contact the aquarium office on 0117 929 8929.

Bristol Aquarium's Jake Graham undertaking fishy stock take (1900x1425)

THIMBLE-SIZED FISH TURN IN TO MELON-SHAPED MONSTERS

November 15, 2013


A trio of thimble-sized fish which arrived at Bristol Aquarium have ballooned to the size of melons in less than a year. The tiny lumpsucker fish were donated to the Harbourside wildlife attraction by their sister Blue Reef Aquarium in Newquay, Cornwall. Lumpsuckers have been described as one of the marine world’s least graceful fish […]

Hastings Blue Reef Aquarium Seeks General Manager/Curator

November 12, 2013


Blue Reef Aquarium is a leading visitor attraction based in Hastings and is now recruiting for a General Manager/Curator. Forming part of the Senior Management Team you will report to the UK Director. To meet the business needs we are looking for an experienced Curator with General Management skills. The successful candidate will play a […]

AQUARIUM AWASH WITH BABY RAYS

November 2, 2013


Bristol Aquarium has been inundated with baby rays in recent weeks. So far the Harbourside wildlife attraction has hatched 22 thornback rays, with more due to emerge in the coming days. The captive-breeding programme for the native fish, which can grow up to 1.2 metres in length, is proving so successful they are re-locating the […]

AQUARIUM ALIVE TO PITTER PATTER OF THOUSANDS OF TINY FEET

October 24, 2013


Bristol Aquarium has welcomed five of the world’s largest type of millipede – the giant African millipede – in time for their ‘Deeply Creepy’ Halloween celebrations. The giant creepy crawlies, which can reach close to 40 centimetres in length, have gone on display in the aquarium’s ‘Bugs and Insects’ section. Found from Mozambique to Kenya, […]

Blue Reef Aquarium Hastings Seeks A Catering Assistant

October 18, 2013


Blue Reef Aquarium, Hastings is one of the South East’s premium leisure attractions, our business depends on our visitors enjoying their experience and leaving the aquarium inspired to care more about the environment. To achieve this we rely on recruiting high quality team members who share our vision of exceptional service standards and who are […]

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