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1-5 Wheat Road, Darling Harbour

Sydney 2000

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Experience the Great Barrier Reef like never before

Glass Bottom Boat Tour


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

Glass Bottom Boat

Glide above our oceanarium


at the door


  • Hop aboard our boat for a unique 30 minute experience*
  • Enjoy a rarely seen view of the Great Barrier Reef exhibit
  • All day aquarium admission included

Ahoy Mateys! Hop on board the Glass Bottom Boat

Be skippered across the NEW Day and Night on the Reef exhibit!

This ticket includes general admission to the aquarium!

Enjoy a rarely seen view of the NEW Day and Night on the Reef exhibit as you are skippered above the tank and learn all about life on the reef.  

You'll see an array of amazing animals both through the floor of the boat and over the side, including several species of shark, huge sawfish, dozens of species of vibrant tropical fish and our rescue marine turtles, Dave, Choung and Myrtle. 

Book online and save but you must then collect your ticket at our Experience and Tours desk located at our admissions to check in for your experience.

Please note that this experience is open to those aged 3 years and older.

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Glass Bottom Boat Tour

This experience runs every hour on the hour from 11:00am to 4:30pm daily.

A maximum group of 8 people per tour (ages 3 years and older). Places fill quickly, book online now so you don't miss out!


Glass Bottom Boat - SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium

What's included?


  • A 30 minute unique experience*
  • Unique view of the Great Barrier Reef display from the water
  • Discover the unique stories about our rescue turtles, Dave, Choong and Myrtle 
  • Get access to back of house, staff-only areas of the aquarium
  • Learn about the aquarium and animals from our fun and friendly tour guides
  • All day admission to explore SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium included


*Times subject to change

Glass Bottom Boat - SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium

Important Information

  • Infants (age 0-3) are NOT permitted on this experience due to height restrictions
  • You are required to wear closed toe shoes to go back of house due to uneven surfaces

Please arrive AT LEAST 15 minutes prior to tour departure. We recommend arriving at the aquarium an hour before your tour so you have plenty of time to enjoy the journey before meeting at Day and Night on the Reef zone.

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



This is an intimate experience with only 8 people per dive so sessions often book out in advance. To avoid missing out, we recommend booking online.

Guests need to be 4 years or older to experience the Glass Bottom Boat. Those 3 years or younger are unable to participate due to height restrictions.