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Our Genesis Energy Fresh Water Aquarium is something very unique. New Zealand's freshwater species are a good indication of the quality of freshwater ecosystems, and show why its is important to manage our freshwater resources sustainability.

We tell the story of freshwater habitats from the fast flowing mountain rivers to the sandy shores of Lake Taupo.

Amongst our freshwater friends we have Bullies, Kokopu, Eels, Torrent Fish, Inanga and Smelt. 'Pest Fish' are also on display.

Learn how these not so friendly species impact on our fishery and environment.

We have some new baby eels arrived this week! Come and say Hi to them!