Aquarium (TV series)

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Presented by Murray Newman
Bob Switzer
Country of origin Canada
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
Producer(s) Gordon Glynn
Running time 30 minutes
Original network CBC Television
Original release 5 July – 20 September 1974

Aquarium was a Canadian nature documentary television series which aired on CBC Television in 1974 and rebroadcast in 1975.


This nature series was recorded at various locations, including the Vancouver Aquarium. It was hosted by Murray Newman, a curator, and Bob Switzer. The focus was on aquatic life, often following Newman's excursions to Australia and the South Pacific, as well as expeditions along Vancouver Island and Vancouver's harbour.[1]


The series aired on Fridays 5:00 p.m. (Eastern) from 5 July to 20 September 1974. It was rebroadcast on Wednesdays at the same time of day from 9 July to 3 September 1975.


  1. ^ Corcelli, John (August 2005). "Aquarium". Canadian Communications Foundation. Retrieved 7 May 2010. 

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