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SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium

1-5 Wheat Road, Darling Harbour

Sydney 2000

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Open Thursday - Monday 10am - 4pm (Last entry 3pm)
SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium

Excursion Rates

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Excursion Pricing Information

Displayed below is detailed information about rates for school excursions to SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium on Darling Harbour.

SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium offers world class curriculum based learning. Complement your excursion by including a visit to one of other attractions and give your students the opportunity to further their learning. Each of our attractions offer an exclusive hands-on interactive school program. 

All NSW teachers are offered complimentary entry to SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium for the purpose of seeing educational links and the forward planning of an excursion. Please note that teachers must request a visit one week prior to intended visit date and present their current teaching ID on arrival once approved.



Combine With Other Attractions

For the best value we recommend combining your excursion to SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium with other attractions. 

The best bit? Combination bookings can be shared amongst your classes. Book in multiple excursions for different dates and other classes at your school can benefit from the reduced combination rates. Booking dates and numbers for all excursions included in a combination booking must be committed to at the time of booking in order to receive discounted price.

The other attractions we offer combination excursions with are:

  • WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo (next door to SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium)
  • Madame Tussauds Sydney (next door to SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium)
  • Sydney Tower Eye (10 minute walk from SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium)

Single Attraction Pricing

SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium only (Current as of November 2019). These prices are for Primary and Secondary school students K - 12 and for groups of 15+.

  • Australian school rates:
    • $15.00 per student single entry during school terms when visiting with a school group for a self-guided tour
    • $18.00 per student for an interactive OCEAN guided tour with an educator
  • Vacation care/holiday rates: $17.00 per child
  • International school rates: $17.00 per student (5 - 15 years only)
  • Home school rates: $15.00 per student single entry during school terms, accompanying adults at full price

2 Attraction Pricing

SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium + 1 other attraction (Prices current as of November 2019)

  • Australian school rates: $20.00 per child
  • Vacation care/holiday rates: $25.00 per child
  • International school rates: $25.00 per child

3 Attraction Pricing

SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium + 2 other attractions (Prices current as of November 2019)

  • Australian school rates: $30.00 per child
  • Vacation care/holiday rates: $35.00 per child
  • International school rates: $35.00 per child

Excursion Add-Ons

We have you covered with our additional options to help make your day run smoothly. 

  • OCEAN Guided Tour - an interactive session with an educator
    • $3.00 per child
  • A take-home photo of the whole group / class
    • $2.00 per child
  • Souvenir ruler set
    • $2.00 per child
  • Chicken nuggets, chips and drink
    • $5.95 per child

Teacher 'Free of Charge' Ratio

Teachers are offered complimentary entry on the following teacher-to-student ratios:

  • Preschool (4+) 1:3
  • K-2 students 1:6
  • Year 3-12 students 1:8
  • Special needs students 1:1 (with carers card)

Extra teachers are at a cost of $17.50 each.

  • Vacation care students 1:8

Under the vacation care rate, extra adults are at a cost of $20 each.

We do not currently offer complimentary teacher entry for international schools or home school programs.

Book An Excursion

Telephone: 1800 - 195 - 650 (Schools Only)

Or use the online excursion booking form.