Tours of AIMS Cape Ferguson facility


Our popular tours of the AIMS Cape Ferguson facility include a visit to the National Sea Simulator

Members of the public are invited to join a tour our Cape Ferguson facility every Friday between March and November. 

Tours begin at 9:30am and end at approximately 11:45am. They include presentations on AIMS’ current research and a guided walk around the facilities, including a tour of the ‘world’s smartest aquarium’, the National Sea Simulator.

Numbers are limited. Bookings are essential and close at 4 pm on the Wednesday before the tour.

Sturdy, closed footwear and a hat to protect against the sun are required. We also advise you to bring drinking water.

During the tour, guests will be using stairs and walking across uneven ground. Please notify staff at Reception regarding any mobility issues when booking.

A fish and chips lunch is available for our tour guests to purchase at our café to enjoy after the tour. Inform reception if you intend on staying for lunch at your time of booking.

Finding us

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Tour bookings:

Email: reception@aims.gov.au
Phone: 07 4753 4444 during business hours (8.00 am – 4.40 pm Monday to Friday)