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

After Dark

Sea Life Kelly Tarlton's like you've never seen before!

Aquarium After Dark


Join us for this exclusive event and experience Kelly Tarlton's after dark!

Experience an unforgettable start to the weekend with a group of friends and enjoy a fantastic night of great food and entertainment as you're taken on a journey through Sea Life Kelly Tarlton's!

Included in your ticket is a special edition ice cream created by the amazing team at Giapo!

Groups will be lead around the attraction by one of our brilliant staff members and you can enjoy exclusive talks and feeds on the night!


We have 4 special talks throughout the night:

At 7.30pm learn all about our penguins! Discover the hilarious antics of these amazing birds and learn a little bit more about their wild side

At 8pm head into Turtle Bay and learn all about our rescued turtles.

Scared of Sharks? Catch the 8.30pm Shark Talk in the Shark Tunnel. Learn all about what goes on behind the scenes with these creatures.

Are you smarter than an Octopus? Learn all about these creatures and discover how smart they really are with our Fish Gallery talk at 9pm.

Lastly, we know how much you love colouring-in so if you win our competition you will be able to meet our penguins with a double pass for our penguin experience!!!!

The awesome team from Trio will be serving delicious hot food from their food truck from 6pm!

This event has limited capacity & R18.

Buy your tickets here


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