Check the daily feeding and talk times for Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium here and catch your favourite animal at feeding time!
Daily Schedule of Activities
It's no easy job feeding these large stingrays who get quite
playful when it comes to lunch time; but it is great to watch!
Enjoy this informative encounter and be enthralled by these
Don't miss the only scheduled penguin feed of the day. During
this feed our colony of King and Gentoo penguins receive their
breakfast and vitamins from the curation team. This is a great
opportunity to hear about the penguin activity in the
Join our curation team in Fish Gallery to see a variety of
marine life being fed. This is a great opportunity to learn about
some of our weird and wonderful creatures - from the venomous Lion
Fish and hungry Piranha to our huge Packhorse crayfish.
Diver Hand Feed:
This encounter includes the feeding of a variety of different
marine animals including Sea Turtles, and a large array of fish
life. Our fish consume about 100kg of fresh fish, mussels and
dietry supplements a week.
Watch as two of our divers, each with a bucket of mullet and
kahawai, hand feed our sharks. This captivating encounter happens
every Tuesday and Thursday at 2:30pm.
Oceanarium Surface Feed:
A member of our curation team feeds the many inhabitants of the
Oceanarium tank by dropping food (including mussels, herring,
squid) from a raft. Watch as fish dart at rapid speeds trying to
get their share of the food.