Les Wilson Barramundi Discovery Centre & Hatchery Karumba

Galleries, Museums and Collections

Discover the amazing secrets of the mighty barramundi at The Les Wilson Barramundi Discovery Centre, the only hatchery in the world to breed the Southern Gulf strain of this iconic fish!

The brand new interactive and state of the art Interpretive Centre provides the history, stories, lifecycle and habits of these sought-after fish. Discover the wetlands and mangroves and learn about the incredible birdlife and stunning southern Gulf flora.

Watch an amazing short film in their theatre – about Barramundi, the fishing industry and the wonderful community of Karumba and hear stories from the Commercial fishermen who catch them.

Enjoy views over the saltwater lagoon, whilst drinking a quality coffee or eating a scrumptious meal!

Facilities

Cafe Carpark Coach Parking Conference/Convention Facilities Enquiry Desk Family Friendly Food and Refreshments Free Wifi Gallery / Museum Interactive Centre Interpretive Centre Non Smoking Public Toilet Restaurant Shop / Gift Shop

Activities

Birdwatching

Disabled Assistance

Caters for limited mobility Wheelchair access

Membership

Queensland Tourism Industry Council Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Visitor Information Centre

Accreditation

Australian Tourism Accreditation COVID Clean Practicing Business COVID Safe Visitor Information Centre National Accreditation

Rates

Free Entry

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Les Wilson Barramundi Discovery Centre & Hatchery Karumba

Karumba, Carpentaria

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