Address: SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium

1-5 Wheat Road, Darling Harbour

Sydney 2000

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Dugong Keeper Experience

Dugong Keeper Experience

Experience the life of a Dugong Keeper
Time: Up to every half hour from 1:00pm daily. Times shown in web store
Duration: Approx 30 minutes
Capacity: Maximum 4 people (must be over 10 years old)

This ticket includes general admission to the aquarium!

Journey back of house and meet our famous residents, Pig and Wuru, the dugongs that call SEA LIFE Sydney home. Learn about the fascinating elements of what it takes to be a Dugong Keeper at the aquarium, including the chance to prepare one of the dugong’s food trays or facilitate the enrichment activities that dugongs love. 

This ticket allows you behind the scenes access where you will be able to see what it takes to run a world-class aquarium as well to go down to the lower platform of Dugong Island, getting closer than ever before! You will even meet one of our Aquarists as they go about their day.

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  • Includes general admission to the aquarium
  • 30 minute guided tour of exclusive back of house areas
  • Get closer than ever before with access to the water's edge
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Adult (16+ Yrs) from $83.60

Gate price is $92.00

Child (10-15 Yrs) from $73.60

Gate price is $79.50

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Please meet at our admissions desk, 15 minutes before your tour as the tour cannot be delayed. 

You are required to wear closed toe shoes to go back of house due to uneven surfaces. 

Must be 10 years or older in order to participate. All children (10-17 years) must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older. 

Dugong Keeper Experience

Experience the life of a dugong keeper


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  • Learn what it takes to care for our dugongs each day
  • 30 mins guided tour (max 4 people) plus entry to aquarium
  • Child tickets are $73.60