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

Single Visit Tickets

Use the tabs below to browse all of the great discounted tickets available to buy for Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE aquarium. Save up to 20%* across all ticket types - but only when you book online.

Option 1.
Online Savers - You Always Save Online*

NEW: have you seen the awesome Shark Snorkel Adventure experience?

Are you visiting with 10 or more people? Scroll down for special online group rates.

Note: All children (0-15 years) must be accompanied by a guardian or caregiver 16 years+.

Ticket Type Walk Up Price Online You Pay From  You Save Up To

Online Saver
 ADULT

(16+ yrs)
$39

FROM

$32

Up to

$7

Online Saver
CHILD

(Under 3s are FREE!)

$27

FROM

$22

Up to

$5

Online Saver
CONCESSION

(Student or Pensioner. ID required.)
$30

FROM

$24

Up to

$6

Online Saver
FAMILY A

(1 Adult + 2 Children)
$93

FROM

$74

Up to

$19

Online Saver  

FAMILY B

       (2 Adult + 2 Children)

$132

FROM

$105

Up to

$27


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Annual Pass Deal

Online Savers Additional Info:

*Online Saver discounts vary from 5% to 20% on single tickets and even more on family tickets, depending on the date and/or time of your visit. All price savings messages shown on this website are comparisons to the standard walk-up prices, which are charged at all times on arrival at the ticketing desk. Online tickets are not valid for entry with any other promotion, discount or special offer unless explicitly specified.

TIP: The largest online discounts are most often available in off peak periods and also at certain times in peak periods. Peak periods are weekends, school holidays and public holidays. You ALWAYS save when you book your tickets online!


Option 2.
Group Savers: Groups of 10 or More

This online Groups ticket offers even greater savings for groups of 10 or more. There are no restrictions on the type of group - to qualify simply book online for 10 or more people in one transaction, with everybody visiting on the same date at the same time.

Note: All children (0-15 years) must be accompanied by a guardian or caregiver 16 years+.

Ticket Type Walk Up Price Online You Pay From You Save Up To
Group Saver
ADULT
(16+ yrs)
$39 From
$29
Peak: $32
Up to
$10
Group Saver
CHILD
(3-15 yrs. Under 3yrs are FREE!)
$27 From
$22
Up to
$5
Buy Now & Save!

Option 3.
All Inclusive: Admission + Behind the Scenes Tour

This all-inclusive ticket includes entry to the attraction PLUS a place on the Behind the Scenes Tour. Tours take place MONDAY - FRIDAY ONLY at 12:50pm and takes approx 20 minutes. This ticket is NOT bookable on weekends.

Ticket Type Conditions Walk Up Price Online Price
All Inclusive
ADULT
(16+ yrs)
12:50pm Mon - Fri.
Click here for more info on this ticket.
$53
(normal entry + tour price)
SALE! From
$37
All Inclusive
CHILD
(3-15 yrs)
$27
(normal entry + tour price)
SALE! From
$19
Buy Now & Save!

Option 4.
Weekday Special: Pre-School Ticket

This special Pre-School ticket (1 Adult + 1 Child under 5 years) is available for entry MONDAY - FRIDAY ONLY outside of school holiday periods.

Ticket Type Conditions Walk Up Price Online Price
Weekday Special
PRE-SCHOOL TICKET
(Adult + Child under 5)
Mon-Fri outside of school holidays. $61 From
$30
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Please note:

  • For ALL tickets Children are classed as 3 - 15 yrs. Under 3s enter Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium for free!
  • Family passes are a discounted package, and therefore are not valid with any other offer, such as Entertainment Book vouchers or any other discount vouchers.
  • All online bookings include a discount, therefore they are not valid in conjunction with any other coupon, special offer, or discount.
  • Online tickets are non-refundable. Should a refund/amendment be provided at the Manager's discretion, an administration fee of $10 NZD will be applied. Please refer to the full ticket T&Cs link at the bottom of this page.
  • The current online special offers are NOT available during peak school holiday periods, and so are unavailable for booking on those dates in the online store. You can still select visit dates outside of these periods in the online store. These specials are available ONLINE ONLY. They are NOT available for purchase at the attraction.

12 Months Unlimited Entry to 11 attractions
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What is Merlin?

Merlin is one of the world's largest location-based entertainment companies and owners of Australia and New Zealand's best and most exciting visitor attractions. With 11 attractions across NSW, VIC, QLD and Auckland (NZ) we offer amazing days out for everyone!

What is the Merlin Annual Pass?

The Merlin Annual Pass (AU/NZ) brings together all of Merlin's attractions on one pass, offering passholders HUGE savings for a full year to all of the included attractions. We're totally confident no other pass offers anything like as much value - because no-one else can!

The Merlin Annual Pass includes:



  • Access on all days and all times including public holidays
  • Includes privilege pack, packed full of goodies and discounts
  • 10% discounts in attraction gift shops
  • 20% discounts off food and drink
  • $10 off Magic Memories souvenir photo packs
  • 20% off all Tours and Experiences
  • 20% off Kids' Birthday Parties
  • $2 Coffee or Tea (where sold)

Where can I find out more?

You can buy your passes right here on this website, but if you want to find out more about the passes and all of the fabulous perks available click here to check out the official Merlin Annual Pass Australia and New Zealand website.

We're continually thinking of new perks for our passholders, so make sure you sign up to our mailing list when making your purchase online to keep up-to-date!

Please note that Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary will be closing summer of 2017.  Merlin Annual Pass holders will still receive all benefits associated with the pass until the day of closure.

What attractions are included?

Auckland (NZ) and QLD

  1. Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium
  2. SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast (QLD)
  3. WILD LIFE Hamilton Island (QLD)

Sydney & NSW

  1. SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium
  2. WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo
  3. Madame Tussauds Sydney
  4. Sydney Tower Eye
  5. Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary (closing summer 2017)
  6. Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures

Victoria

  1. SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium
  2. Otway Fly Treetop Adventures
PRICES First Time Purchase Renewal Purchase*
Save 30% Online
Adult
(16+ yrs)
$99 $69
Save 30%
Child
(4-15 yrs)
 $69 $48
Save 30%
Family of 3
(Maximum 2 Adults)
$207 $144
Save 30%
Family of 4
(Maximum 2 Adults)
$276 $192
Save 30%
Family of 5
(Maximum 2 Adults)
 $345 $240
Save 30%

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*Renewing your Existing Merlin Annual Pass

Please note: to qualify for the renewals prices you will need to enter your current annual pass card number when prompted before purchase AND present the old card/s upon arrival at Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium in order to be issued with new passes.

Got a Question?

For more information on the Merlin Annual Pass click here to view the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page on the Merlin Annual Pass Australia and New Zealand website.

 

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Kelly Tarlton's Annual Pass

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What is the Kelly Tarlton's Annual Pass?

The Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium Annual Pass lets you visit as many times as you like, at any time of the year! 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.

What else do I get?

  • Unlimited day-time entry for 365 days from date of purchase.
  • Exclusive invitations to member events and previews and access to all holiday promotions during the life of your pass.
  • Bring a friend to Kelly Tarlton's with a 25% discount on admission for friends and family (1 person per ID Card).
  • Receive 20% discount on admission at Auckland Zoo upon presentation of your ID card.
  • Recieve 20% discount on admission at Butterfly Creek upon presentation of your ID card. 
  • Receive 10% discount on selected purchases at the Kelly Tarlton's gift shop and Stingray Bay Cafe.
  • Receive 20% discount on Kelly Tarlton's Animal Adventure experiences.
  • Receive 10% discount on birthday parties.
  • Save $5 on Magic Memories Photo Packs Membership Card with personalised member ID number
  • $2 regular sized hot drink from our Cafe.

 

SAVE AN EXTRA 10% ONLINE!

Ticket Type Normal Walk Up Price Online Special Price You Save BUY NOW

Annual Pass
ADULT

(16+ yrs)
$80 ONLY
$72
Unlimited
Savings!
Buy Now & SAVE!

Annual Pass
CHILD

(3-15 yrs) Under 3s enter FREE!
$55 ONLY
$50

Annual Pass
FAMILY of 4

(2 Adult + 2 Child)
$215 ONLY
$194

Any annual pass purchased via the Kelly Tarlton's website MUST be claimed at Kelly Tarlton's within 30 days.

Children are aged 3 -15 years inclusive. There are no concession prices for the Kelly Tarlton's Annual Pass.

 


 

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Kelly Tarlton's Flexi Pass

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What is the Kelly Tarlton's Flexi Pass?

The Flexi Pass is a great value pass designed for kids, which allows them to visit Kelly Tartlon's SEA LIFE Aquarium with 1 adult at any time for a full year from the date of first entry. The adult always goes FREE!

The adult must be accompanied by the child named on the Flexi Pass membership card. This pass is NOT transferable; only the child named and photographed on the card can use the pass.

Passholders also get to enjoy great members' offers, discounts and special events. We've got new arrivals and fun activities planned throughout the year, so you'll have plenty of reasons to keep coming back!

What else do I get?

  • Unlimited day-time entry for 365 days from date of purchase.
  • Exclusive invitations to member events and previews and access to all holiday promotions during the life of your pass.
  • Bring a friend to Kelly Tarlton's and they'll receive a 25% discount on admission (1 person per ID Card).
  • Receive 20% discount on admission at Auckland Zoo upon presentation of your ID card.
  • Receive 10% discount on selected purchases at the Kelly Tarlton's gift shop and Stingray Bay Cafe.
  • Receive 20% discount on Kelly Tarlton's Animal Adventure experiences.
  • Receive 10% discount on birthday parties.
  • Save $5 on Magic Memories Photo Packs Membership Card with personalised member ID number.
  • $2 regular sized hot drink from our Cafe.

 

You save 10% when you book online:

Pass Type Walk Up Price Online Price You Save BUY NOW

Flexi Pass
CHILD

(3-15 yrs) Under 3s enter FREE!
$170 From
$153
Unlimited
Savings!
Buy Now & SAVE!

 


 

Option 3.
Kelly Tarlton's Off Peak Pass

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What is the Kelly Tarlton's Off Peak Pass?

Visit any time Monday - Friday, outside of school and public holidays, for 12 months for $60 for an adult and $40 for a child. You only have to visit twice and you have already saved!

You will never have to look for something to do with the kids ever again - this is a great value pass which is a must have for all Auckland families.

NOT available for visits on weekends, public holidays or any of the holiday periods listed below:

14 April, 2017 - 30 April, 2017
08 July, 2017 - 23 July, 2017
30 September, 2017 - 15 October, 2017

 

What else do I get?

  • Unlimited entry Mon-Fri outside of school and public holidays for 365 days from date of purchase.
  • Receive 10% discount on selected purchases at the Kelly Tarlton's gift shop and Stingray Bay Cafe.
  • Receive 10% discount on birthday parties.

 

Book Online And Save Time!

Ticket Type Online Price Conditions You Save BUY NOW

Off Peak Pass
ADULT

(16+ yrs)
$60 Mon-Fri outside of school holidays. Unlimited
Savings!
Buy Now & SAVE!

Off Peak Pass
CHILD

(3-15 yrs) Under 3s enter FREE!
$40

Click here for the full terms and conditions.

Tickets - General Information - Click to Expand

Kelly Tarlton's Tickets - General Information

Single Visit Ticket Prices

Book your Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium single entry tickets online here on the official Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium website and save. This website offers the best price guarantee on tickets for Kelly Tarlton's. Simply click on the ticket you want and then follow the secure booking process to save time and money. 

Annual Passes

We have upgraded our annual passes to the mega value Merlin Annual Pass and now you can not only get UNLIMITED ENTRY throughout the year to Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium but also to 10 of Australia's best attractions for FREE! Or buy our flexi pass allowing any adult to accompany the child VIP pass holder. Whichever pass you choose, you can be certain of getting great value.

Best Price Guarantee

The Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium ticket prices 'best price guarantee' means we won't be beaten on price! Nobody sells Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium tickets at a lower price than here on the official Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium website. PLUS - there are no booking fees when you buy tickets from this website, so you can be sure of no nasty surprises!

 

 

Terms & Conditions

All children (0-15 years) must be accompanied by a guardian or caregiver 16 years+.

All prices are shown in New Zealand dollars and are inclusive of 15% G.S.T.

 

Online admission prices are valid at time of publishing and are subject to change without prior notice.

 

ALL discount coupons, including entertainment book vouchers, can only be used with direct bookings and CANNOT be used in conjunction with a discounted online booking.

 

 

Got a question?

The Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium reception staff will be happy to help.

 

Tel: Freephone 0800 80 50 50 (New Zealand)

 

Tel: +64 9 531 5065 (Rest of the world)

 

Email: info@kellytarltons.co.nz

 

Opening Times: 9.30am - 5:00pm every day (last entries STRICTLY 4pm).

 

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