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

Planning Your Excursion

Useful tips and info to help teachers plan a school excursion to Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium.

General Information:

  • The Aquarium is open from 9.30am to 5.00pm every day with last admissions STRICTLY 4.00pm
  • If you would like to speak to our Educators, please book in for a FREE pre-visit, by emailing Bookings are essential.
  • School buses are not permitted to enter the Kelly Tarlton's carpark in the daytime. Unless specifically told otherwise, your bus stop for dropoff and pickup is located between Kelly Tarlton's and True Food and Yoga, 19 Tamaki Drive. All self guided visits must enter the aquarium through the main entrance.
  • Payment is made on the day by cash, school cheque or credit card, or by invoice on approval. Students cannot pay individually.


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