The Port Jackson Shark (_Heterodontus portusjacksoni_) is one of the more interesting species of the sea!

They originate from the south of Australia where the first specimens were discovered in 1800 in the bay of Port Jackson from which they are named.

In nature Port Jackson Sharks eat sea urchins, starfish and animals living in the seabed!

  • Find out how this amazing shark "explores" his new house
  • Learn what they eatĀ 
  • Observe how it moves in its tanksĀ 
  • Check out their very special eggs
  • Learn how to preserve this wonderful creature