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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)
Annual Pass



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365 Days of Fun!
Kelly Tarlton's Platinum Annual Pass



Per Adult (Child $70)
  • Save on unlimited entry for 12 months!
  • Discounts on experiences, food, beverages and much more!
  • Skip the queues with express Annual Pass attraction entry

Platinum Annual Pass Renewal

Renew for another 12 months of fun and save!
Renew for another 12 months of fun and save!




Per Adult (Child $49)
  • Current Kelly Tarlton’s Annual Pass about to expire?
  • Exclusive existing member perk: pass renewal discount!
  • Save on experiences, food, beverages and much more!

Enjoy 12 months unlimited visits

for the cost of just 2 daily tickets!

The more you see, the more you save! Why visit just once when you can enjoy a whole year of excitement and fun all year round? Grab yourself a SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Annual Pass and save!

There's so much to explore at SEA LIFE Kelly Tarltons' with 13 themed zones and thousands of marine animals to discover. If one day just isn't enough for you, you'll love our SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Annual Pass with unlimited entry for a full 12 months.

Get to know our animals at all times of the year - from baby penguin season to crayfish moulting to school holiday fun - there's always something different to discover. With added member-exclusive benefits, the SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Annual Pass will make you feel like a VIP! You'll also beat the queues with express entry.

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Exclusive Benefits

Build memories together all year long with SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Annual Pass. As an Annual Pass holder, you get access to some awesome deals and exclusive benefits.*

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VIP Benefits

  • Unlimited day-time entry 365 days a year
  • Skip the queues with Express Entry through Fast-Track line
  • Access to all holiday promotions
  • 25% off entry for one additional friend/family member visiting with you (discount is only available on full-priced adult and child tickets, 1 person per annual pass)
  • Exclusive invitations to members-only events, launches and previews




Experience Discounts

  • 20% discount on general admission to Auckland Zoo and Butterfly Creek
  • 20% discount on all unique experiences. Includes Behind the Scenes Tours, Shark Cage Adventures, and Penguin Passports
  • 10% discount on selected merchandise in the gift shop
  • 10% discount on kids birthday parties
  • Save $5 on Magic Memories Photo Packs Membership Card souvenir photo


Food & Beverage Discounts

  • $3 barista-made coffee/hot drink (regular size) from our café
  • 10% discount on selected purchases in the café
  • 20% discount at Giapo Gourmet Ice Cream 




To redeem your pass, please visit us after purchasing your SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Annual Pass, and present your voucher at the admissions counter. You will need to bring your order number with you to collect. Each purchaser will be issued with their own Annual Pass. Your SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Annual Pass will be valid for 12 months after the date or purchase.

During school holidays and weekends, SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's can become extremely busy between 11 AM - 3 PM, therefore we would encourage you to collect your Annual Pass’ between 9:30 AM – 11 AM or after 3 PM to avoid extended waiting times. Please check opening times before visiting.

Terms & Conditions:

With the use of the pass, only the person named and photographed on the pass will get free access to SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's for 365 days and access to all the benefits mentioned above. These passes cannot be changed to another person or exchanged for cash. Passes must be presented for entry and the benefits. If you forget or don't bring your card, you will have to pay a $10 reprinting fee. All passes must have valid information provided and if it changes, you are responsible to let SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's staff know upon the next visit. These passes can only be used for general admission tickets and exclude any school visits. Benefits and conditions are subject to change. Please check opening and closing times before the visit.

Your SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Annual Pass can be collected from the attraction. When you collect your pass, every pass holder must be present as we will take your photo for the pass. Every person who has an annual pass will have their own card. Please bring your booking confirmation with you upon collection. Any annual pass purchased via the SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's website MUST be claimed in person within 30 days. Your SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Annual Pass will be valid for 12 months from the day you collect your Pass. Valid for only use at SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's. There are no concession prices for the SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Annual Pass.

Children are aged between 3 and 15 years old. Children 2 years old and under receive free admission to the attraction, therefore do not require a pass and are not included in any of the passes. If you have a child who is 2 years old and under, please advise staff upon entry. Children aged 15 years old and under must be accompanied by an adult (16 years old and above) to enter.

To be eligible for the renewal rate you will need to bring your old card in, and be renewing it within 30 days of expiry. Renewal is the same price at the door as online.

*Valid for 365 days from the date of purchase. Must present current annual pass identification to receive discount or benefit.

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