Top things to do

Top Choice Aquarium in Beauty Point

Seahorse World

At coo-inducing Seahorse World, eight species of seahorses are hatched and raised to supply aquariums worldwide. Access is via 45-minute guided tours, which run on the hour and take you through the aquarium, which i…
Top Choice Cafe in Beauty Point

River Cafe

On sunny days at the River Cafe the windows fold right back and the water feels so close you could touch it. The menu tempts with all-day breakfasts ($10 to $22), gourmet panini, pastas and a delectable array of loc…
Australian in Beauty Point

Tamar Cove Restaurant

More ambitious than most motel restaurants, the eatery at Tamar Cove serves steaks, fish and chips, burgers and salads with a difference – steaks are slathered with a whisky cream sauce, burgers feature pulled beef,…
Zoo in Beauty Point

Platypus House

Housed in a huge wharf shed, Platypus House puts the world’s only two monotremes – the platypus and the echidna – on display for your viewing pleasure. Platypuses gambol in glass-sided tanks and transparent ‘burrows…
Pub in Beauty Point

Riviera Hotel

A majestic art-deco building right on the water's edge, the Riviera has a popular bar with outdoor seating. There's also a bistro on-site (mains $22 to $40).