Shark Bay World Heritage Discovery and Visitor Centre

Tours Denham


The Shark Bay Discovery Centre has been designed to showcase the significance and history of the Shark Bay region. The centre’s informative displays; soundscapes, historical and contemporary film footage, interactive multimedia and objects of rare scientific and historical significance take you on the most amazing journey around Shark Bay and across time, in company and conversation with those who have been part of this extraordinary place.

Entry into the Museum will give you a two day pass. So if you don't get through everything in one day, just keep your receipt and you can return again the next day.

Entrance fee is for a multi day pass: Adults $11, Concessions $8, Children $6 Family Pass $28


The Shark Bay World Heritage Discovery and Visitor Centre is located in Australia’s Coral Coast Region. As an accredited Visitor Centre they offer a one stop shop of information provided by local experts. Stock up on maps, get some ideas on the best things to see and do or book your tours or accommodation.

Map & Directions

53 Knight Terrace, Denham, Western Australia 6537 Australia


After travelling north from Geraldton or south from Carnarvon, leave the North West Coastal Highway at the Overlander Roadhouse. Travel 130km along a scenic road to Denham.


Cancellation Policy

Please note that full payment of the booking total is required at time of booking in order to secure your reservation. VISA and MASTERCARD only. Cancelling your booking with Shark Bay World Heritage and Discovery Centre may incur an Administration Fee of $22 if cancelling within 48hrs of your arrival date. If purchasing a Shire campsite there are no refunds. When purchasing tour and accommodation through the Shark Bay World Heritage Discovery and Visitor Centre, operators cancellation fees will also apply please see individual operator cancellation policies for fees charged.