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SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Aquarium

23 Tamaki Drive, Ōrākei

Auckland 1071

New Zealand

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Open Times

We're Open 7 Days!
Open daily 9.30am - 5pm (Last entry 4pm)
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BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR

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BOOK YOUR EXPERIENCE

Includes all day aquarium admission! Book online and SAVE on walk up price.

BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR

Fishy fun for the whole family

$53

Full Price

$46

Adult From (Child $29)
  • Learn what happens behind the scenes on a unique tour
  • Enjoy a rarely seen view of the aquarium exhibits
  • All day aquarium admission included

Explore Kelly Tarlton's Behind the Scenes

Get exclusive access to back of house areas and feed our fishy friends!

Don’t miss the Behind the Scenes Tour for your chance to see how it all works behind the scenes at SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium.

During the 25 minutes in-depth tour of the aquarium's main 'back of house' areas, you'll get to see how everything works at the aquarium, plus feed the fish in our largest fish display.

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Aquarium Behind the Scenes Tour

This experience runs at 12:50pm daily.

Spaces limited. Book online early so you don't miss out!

 

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What's included?

AGES 4+

  • A 25 minute tour
  • See the underwater tunnels from above
  • Discover the animal quarantine area and meet some of the temporary inhabitants
  • Feed the our snapper, kahawai, trevally and king fish
  • Learn about our filtration system which pumps seawater straight from Waitemata harbour
  • All day admission to explore SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Aquarium included

 

 


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Important Information

  • Children age 0-3 cannot participate in this tour
  • Guest under 16 years must be accompanied by a paying adult (18+)
  • Participants must be willing and able to navigate a staircase as a part of this experience
  • Participants must wear fully enclosed shoes (open-toe shoes, sandals etc. are not permitted on the tour)

Please arrive AT LEAST 30 minutes prior to tour departure.

ALL online tickets are already discounted and so are NOT valid with any other coupons, offers, discounts or promotions.