Open 9:30am - 5pm daily. Last entries 4pm. 23 Tamaki Drive, Orakei, Auckland


At SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Aquarium we give you the opportunity to get up close and personal with our much loved creatures for an unforgettable experience.

Kelly Tarlton's incredible Experiences allow guests to take their visit to the next level. These immersive and behind-the-scenes encounters ensure visitors never forget their time at Auckland's leading visitor attraction. 

Shark Cage take you into the main oceanarium with our sharks, while Penguin Discovery sees you head out onto the ice to meet our King and Gentoo Penguins. 

The Behind the Scenes Tour gives you an exclusive look at what happens in our fascinating 'back-of-house' areas, complete with a chance to feed the fish!

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Shark Cage Snorkel

Our most popular adrenaline activity – Shark Cage - is a unique way to get face-to-face with amazing predators of the deep, with nothing but a cage between you and the sharks!

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Penguin Passport

Wrap up in winter warmers and take to the ice to meet our beautiful King and Gentoo penguins in their icy domain.

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Behind the Scenes

Your exclusive chance to see how it all works behind-the-scenes here at Kelly Tarlton’s SEA LIFE Aquarium.

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Birthday Parties

The best birthday parties in Auckland are Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium birthday parties!

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