Pat, Feed and Play in the Water with Rescued Sharks, Rays, Eels and more….

Plan your trip

Port Stephens Shark and Ray Rescue Centre

Our all-weather location

Our fully enclosed site is located at:

686 Marsh Road, 
Bobs Farm, NSW, 2316.

Turn at the Go Karts Sign as you’re heading towards Nelson Bay. 

What to bring


If you plan to go in the water you should bring your swimmers, a shirt or rashy if you want and something for your feet if you prefer. Don’t forget a towel!

We do not provide wetsuits or waders as part of our COVID-19 safety plan. 

For those who aren’t going in the water you are free to wear whatever you are most comfortable in. 

Human Food and Drink

You are free to bring your own food and having a pcnic inside or outside at our Picnic table over the Lake (its still a bit rough but its beautiful)

pond 3

Fish, Shark and Ray Food

For the health and wellbeing of our sharks, rays and other residents, we do not allow the feeding of our animals with anything other than the shark and ray food sold on site.

Contact us

COVID Safe Practices

We have protocols that protect the public and our staff from Covid 19. This includes but is not limited to:

  • Everybody is asked to have a minimum 1.5m distance between groups
  • Washing hands upon entry.
  • No entry if anyone is showing signs of being sick.
  • All food serving products are single use and recyclable meaning no dishes to be washed.
  • All clients are recorded for contact tracing.
  • Any items used to feed the sharks and rays are disinfected after use.
  • All tables and seats are sanitised after use.

Book online

Book your visit online and beat the queue