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SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s

SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium is one of Auckland’s and New Zealand’s finest attractions. Situated on the stunning Auckland Waterfront on Okahu Bay, Kelly Tarlton’s offers the ultimate underwater adventure! SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s is home to Southern Hemisphere’s largest Antarctic penguin colony, is the only place in the world to see Spiny Sea Dragons and gives you and up close and personal encounter of the shark kind! With over than 30 live animal exhibits in amazing habitat displays including sharks, penguins, turtles, stingrays, seahorses, fish and much, much more no trip to Auckland is complete without visiting SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s.

Top Tip:
Feeling adventurous? Why not jump into the Shark Cage and swim with the sharks and stingrays! Or get out onto the ice and see our awesome penguins close up with Penguin Passport!

School Excursion
SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium is Auckland’s best school excursion location, with thousands of students coming along every year! There’s so much for students to see and learn here. They’ll be left in awe after meeting Southern Hemisphere’s largest Antarctic penguin colony of the majestic Kings and playful Gentoos. Come face to face with loads of aquatic animals including stingrays, sharks, octopus and more. Excursions may include a free class lesson and a self-guided tour through the world of SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium. SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s also offers a unique sleepover experience where students can sleeps under the sharks and stingrays! Bring your class for an unforgettable night where you can see for yourselves whether fish close their eyes when they sleep, or if sharks snore! These thrilling nights run from 7:00pm to approximately 9:00am the next day and include supper and breakfast, a unique behind-the-scenes tour, fish feeding, informative demonstrations and more!

Functions at SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s
Would you like to create a splash with your next event? Looking for a place to host a business function or private get-together? SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium can provide the perfect backdrop. SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s offers a unique space that will leave your guests talking about your event for years to come!

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    23 Tamaki Drive, Orakei, Auckland 1071, New Zealand
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    64 9 531 5065
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