Quick Facts

Conservation Status:

Over 20% species are Threatened or Near Threatened

Number of Species:

Approximately 500 known species worldwide

Scientific Name:

Selachimorpha

Animal Group:

Fish

Diet:

Carnivorous

Habitat:

Sharks are found from warm tropical to cold polar environments. They can be found in water less than one metre deep to depths below 1000 metres.

Interesting Fact:

Sharks never run out of teeth though, because they keep growing new rows of backup teeth.

Explore life beneath the ocean’s surface in the world’s largest man-made lagoon system for sharks at Shark Bay.

See sharks glide past huge windows, offering guests a glimpse into the world of one of the ocean’s top predators.

Some shark species are apex predators that play a huge role in maintaining a healthy balance of life in ocean ecosystems!

Attractions

Shark Bay

​Lagoon Exhibit

Shark Bay

on-ride features

​ANIMAL ADVENTURE

Shark Encounter

Water-Based Animal Adventure

Shark Encounter

on-ride features

​ANIMAL ADVENTURE

Tropical Reef Snorkel

Water-Based Animal Adventure

Tropical Reef Snorkel

on-ride features

Exhibit location

Shark Bay

Come face-to-face with sharks in the world’s largest man-made lagoon system at Shark Bay.

​VIEW PARK MAP

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