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Penguin Passport

Penguin Passport is your ticket to a once-in-a-lifetime encounter with SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium’s colony of sub-Antarctic penguins.

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Suited up in your Antarctic snow gear, the 45 minute tour takes you onto the ice where you have the exclusive opportunity to be among majestic King and cheeky Gentoo penguins.

You will also have the opportunity to see food preparation and veterinary areas, as well as how the state-of-the-art exhibit maintains sub-zero temperatures.

All participants must be 14 year or older.


  • Special Autumn Offer: WAS $290 NOW $149 per person**, Monday to Sunday
  • Maximum three participants per tour* 

 **Only valid when you book via SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium directly. No valid for online bookings. Bookings Officer details are below, or you can visit the Customer Service Desk on-site at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium. Only valid for bookings made and booked in strictly before 31 May. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.

Tour Times

  • Monday to Sunday: 2pm
  • Visitors must book in and be checked in for experience by 1.45pm


Book Online 


Bookings On-Site:

Visit the Information Desk at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium.

Please note: There are a limited number of tickets available each day. To secure your spot, get in early!


The Bookings Office

Open 8:30am until 2pm, excluding weekends and public holidays.


Phone: (03) 9923 5911 – if you cannot connect to the bookings officer, please leave a message

(We will endeavour to get back to all enquiries within 24 - 48 hours)


Please Note:

  • Once you have purchased your experience you are required to phone SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium to secure your preferred date and time for your experience. Contact details will appear on your voucher.
  • Vouchers must be printed and presented upon arrival at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium.
  • All participants must be 14 years or older.


Photography Packages

Penguin Passport souvenir photography packages are available. Please enquire on arrival or by calling us on the number below.

Corporate Team Building Activities

Including free of charge entry into the aquarium, as well as catering and the exclusive use of your very own team building room, a Penguin Passport team building activity will ensure an unforgettable experience for you and your colleagues. Click here for more information.


*Terms & conditions apply, tour times and days are subject to change, for the most up-to-date information call (03) 9923 5911.



Got a question?


Our staff will be happy to help.

Tel: 1800 026 576 (9:00am - 5pm).



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