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Thursday - Monday
10am - 5pm (Last entry 4pm)
Weekends, School Holidays and Public Holidays
10am - 5pm (Last entry 4pm)
SEA LIFE Melbourne

Junior Shark Keeper Club!

Seeking Junior Shark Keepers!


Become a Junior Shark Keeper with SEA LIFE Melbourne!

Sink their teeth into worksheets, quizzes, live streams and interviews with shark experts!

Get to know the 10 species of shark that live at SEA LIFE Melbourne including grey nurse sharks, Port Jackson sharks, leopard sharks, black reef sharks, speartooth sharks and more! They come in all shapes and sizes and are ambassadors for their species, helping the aquarium raise awareness of the plight of their relatives in the wild. 

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Get involved

Like our Facebook group where you can:

  • Post questions for our keepers
  • Share your favourite shark  photos
  • Share your favourite shark facts!


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Junior Shark Keeper Showbag


Full Price


Valued at $80
  • Free Delivery
  • Includes...1 x 12 inch Great White Shark Plush, 1 x Shark Adventure Mini Bucket, 1 x Liquid Shark Cube, 1 x Shark Factivity Book, 1 x Shark bag!

Downloadable worksheets


Download worksheet 1: Shark Teeth (right-click and select "save as" to download)

Download worksheet 2: SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium Sharks (right-click and select "save as" to download)

Download worksheet 3: Conservation (right-click and select "save as" to download)

Download worksheet 4: Shark Senses (right-click and select "save as" to download)

Download worksheet 5: Shark Species (right-click and select "save as" to download)

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Downloadable shark facts

Right-click and select "save image as" to download:

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Follow along with us and create your own hungry shark paper craft to help bring a little bit of our aquarium to your home!



Jaw ready for this? Create a fin-tastic DIY cell phone holder that's a swimming addition to your desk decor. Fro our friends at Crayola.



This is a great activity for younger children – create your own aquarium at home and fill it with sharks!

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Create beautiful shark pics, with thanks to our friends at Crayola! Right-click and select "save image as" to download.

For more awesome content visit Crayola on Facebook and Instagram.

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Junior Shark Keepers Fun Box

Junior Shark Keepers will love our Junior Shark Keepers fun Box! Value is $80 and the price is $53 (P&P). The box includes: 1 x 12 inch Great White Shark Plush, 1 x Shark Adventure Mini Bucket, 1 x SEA LIFE Melbourne Liquid Shark Cube, 1 x Shark Factivity Book and 1 x SEA LIFE Melbourne Shark bag!

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Merlin's Education Toolbox

Looking for fun educational resources? Check out Merlin’s Education Toolbox, a FREE online resource hub inspired by SEA LIFE and our friends at WILD LIFE, LEGOLAND Discovery Centre. Madame Tussauds, the Sydney Tower Eye, Otway Fly Treetop Adventures and Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures.


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