Good news for two oceans aquarium!

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  1. mandarinman

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    A huge new predator tank is to be built starting in two weeks. It will be warmer water so a larger variety of fish will be coming from kzn! It includes full tunnel !
     
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    That sounds exciting!!!
     
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    It is ! I am hoping we will get the inside view of the build and post pics!
     
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    Wow, that would be great!
     
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    I have just spoken to the assistant curator and she said I can take pics weekly to show progress from the inside!
     
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    A member here midnightreefer is going to be doing a new exhibit too apparently. Well done!
     
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    Correct. Saw the tender documents some time ago. :)
     
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    So why didnt you get the tender?
     
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    I wonder who will be doing the build!?
     
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    Maybe the guys from tanked? Or fish tank kings?
     
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    Too big for us. There was a few things we could have tendered for, but that would have stretched us.
     
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    I will get the name for you. But it is definitely not any of those.
     
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    It is always interesting.
     
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    It will be all systems go at the Aquarium on Monday 13 January 2014 when the construction team for our brand new predator exhibit moves on site. The new building will be constructed in the parking lot between the Aquarium and the One&Only Cape Town hotel

    The parking lot closes on the evening of Sunday 12 January, but there is ample parking for Aquarium visitors at the Portswood Garage directly opposite the Aquarium.

    We aim to open the new exhibit in time for the holiday season at the end of 2014.
     
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    sounds great my kid is all pumped up now lol
     
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    Exciting news, I look forward to seeing the weekly pics of this epic build
     
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    Looking forward to the new tank...
     
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    So far new predator tank. New jellies and new coral tanks
     
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