FEEL the FUN and FREEDOM of being a MERMAID!

Mertopia Aqua Academy is an inclusive space who welcomes everyone! We do have a COVID-19 Safe Plan and ask that if you are feeling unwell, please stay home and reschedule your class.

Have you ever dreamed of being a Mermaid or a Merman?

Embark on a spellbinding journey into the heart of your inner “Mer” with Mertopia Aqua Academy, where the realms of imagination and wonder gracefully merge with the essence of safety, inviting you into the captivating universe of mermaiding.

At Mertopia, we offer an enchanting array of classes designed to unlock the magic within, whether you’re aiming to master the art of swimming with a mermaid tail, seeking a ‘Real Life’ mermaid to elevate your party or corporate event, or dreaming of organising a mesmerising photo shoot with one of our esteemed professional photographers. Catering to all your Mermaid and Merman aspirations, safety reigns number one. As an authorised reseller of the renowned Fin Fun Mermaid Tails and Monofins, we ensure every mermaid adventure begins with the paramount importance of safety.

Our learners are equipped with the knowledge to safely navigate the waters using a monofin and tail, embodying the grace and agility of a mermaid with every dolphin-like glide through the water.

Our classes, accommodating up to 16 participants based on location, welcome aspiring mermaids and mermen from the ages of 10 or 12, and above, who are at a swimming level 6 in Swim and Survive or its equivalent. Each 90-minute session is a deep dive into safety and tail care, basic mermaid movements, and the power of imaginative play. The experience culminates with underwater video footage, ensuring each participant is left with a “fintastic” memory that captures the essence of their transformation.

With tail rental conveniently included, all you need to bring is your spirit of adventure. Immerse yourself in the magic of Mertopia Aqua Academy and let us guide you through a journey where dreams and reality blend into an unforgettable mermaid experience.

Dive into the magic today!

Mermaid Naqulaan

Mermaid Naqulaan has always been a mermaid at heart after watching the movie ‘Splash’, and in 2015 she swapped her ‘land legs’ for a mermaid tail everytime she could get into the water. Passionate about ocean conservation and safety, Mermaid Naqulaan has created an inclusive space where the values of Mertopia Aqua Academy can be embodied known as the Five F’s:

  • Fun
  • Feeling Free
  • Fitness
  • Fantasy
  • Friendships

Mermaid Naqulaan isn’t just a vision of underwater grace; she’s a highly qualified aquatic professional. As a Certified AUSTSWIM Teacher of Water Safety, including Access and Inclusion and a skilled Pool Lifeguard, she ensures the utmost safety and educational value in every encounter. Her expertise doesn’t stop there; she’s an adept Trainer and Assessor, bringing years of experience and a depth of knowledge to her role.

Holding a current First Aid Certificate, Working with Children’s Check, and Child Safe Environments Certificate, Mermaid Naqulaan embodies the pinnacle of trust and reliability. Moreover, her commitment to excellence is further demonstrated by her achievement of the Silver level in the Professional Mermaid Workshop at Mermaid Kat Academy. This prestigious accreditation underscores her dedication to the art and profession of mermaiding, making her not only a guardian of safety but also a custodian of the magical world of mermaids.

A great way to spend the day and loads of fun and a great way to make new friends. I highly recommend you give it a try if interested! 😀



Learning how to whip a tail and monofin off in emergency as I think it’s VERY important.



I’ve already bragged about you to my family and friends lol so I’ll most def be recommending you to anyone who expresses interest in mermaiding



Unique experience. Builds on imagination and play.