What To Expect
Go on an awe-inspiring journey through 12 amazing zones of discovery right in the heart of Melbourne's CBD on the banks of the Yarra River.
Home to thousands of aquatic animals, including the world's largest collection of seahorses and seadragons, SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium also houses Pinjarra the Mega Croc in a state of the art multi-level viewing exhibit.
SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium will take you on an interactive adventure from the depths of the ocean to the icy waters of Antarctica. Visitors will be transported to Australia's spectacular landscapes and encounter the unique aquatic animals that call them home.
Marvel at the world's only display of Elephant Sharks in Bay of Rays and be mesmerized as you experience a rainbow of colors at Seahorse Pier. Croc Lair brings visitors face-to-face with Pinjarra, one of the world's largest Saltwater Crocodiles on display anywhere in the world, whilst Rainforest Adventure transports you to the leafy surrounds of Australia's rainforests where you can wonder at some of the truly unique animals not found anywhere else in the world - including the world's largest display of Archerfish!
The underwater adventure continues into the depths of Australia's oceans where an enchanting paradise awaits you in Mermaid Garden. Soak up the breathtaking panoramic view as huge stingrays, massive sharks and thousands of multi-colored marine animals swim by.
Penguin Playground completes the unforgettable experience where visitors can marvel as the majestic King and cheeky Gentoo Penguins slip and slide across the snow-covered ice.
With these interactive animal encounters, iconic state-of-the-art displays, animal feeds and diver presentations, SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium is an excellent, educational and engaging experience.
Open 09:30 to 18:00, 365 days a year
Last ticket entry is strictly at 17:00
It is recommended you allot approximately 2 to 2.5 hours for your journey through the aquarium.
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
It is necessary to print the voucher for this attraction. Electronic copies presented from a mobile device will not be accepted.
Priority Access does not guarantee immediate entry and queuing may be needed in line with the capacity of the attraction. Queues, including the pre-book queue line, can be quite long during busy holiday periods.
Disabled Access SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium provides people in wheelchairs full access to all exhibits.
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