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Ticket Prices

Cheapest prices on tickets! Click on the tabs below to find the ideal SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium ticket for you. Save up to 10% off standard walk-up prices!

Book now and SAVE AT LEAST 10%*

Flexi 7 Module Admission + GBB Module Online Saver Module

 

 

Please note that online tickets cannot be used in conjunction with any other discounted offer.

 

Option 1. Flexi 7 Day

Our most flexible online ticket. You only need to pick a 7 day range within which to visit the aquarium, so no need to commit to a specific time or date!

Ticket TypeYou PayBenefits
Flexi 7 Day:
ADULT
(16+ yrs)
$40.50 7 Days Flexibility!
Flexi 7 Day:
CHILD^
(4 - 15 years. Under 4s go FREE!)
$26
Flexi 7 Day:
CONCESSION
(VIC Student or VIC Senior)
$32.50
Flexi 7 Day:
FAMILY OF 4
(Maximum 2 Adults)
$99
Flexi 7 Day:
SINGLE ADULT FAMILY
(1 Adult + 2 Children)
$69
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Option 2. Online Saver

You ALWAYS save at least 10% when you book the Online Saver ticket online, including on same day purchases AND weekends!

This ticket varies in price depending on the date and time selected. Exact pricing by date and time is shown in the web ticket store prior to completing your purchase.

Ticket TypeFull Price*Online You Pay FromSave Up To
Online Saver:
ADULT
(16+ yrs)
$40.50 From
$32.40
Up to
$8.10
Online Saver:
CHILD^
(4 - 15 years. Under 4s go FREE!)
$26 From
$20.80
Up to
$5.20
Online Saver:
CONCESSION
(VIC Student or VIC Senior)
$32.50 From
$26
Up to
$6.50
Online Saver:
FAMILY OF 4
(Maximum 2 Adults)
$133 From
$79.20
Up to
$53.80
Online Saver:
SINGLE ADULT FAMILY
(1 Adult + 2 Children)
$92.50 From
$55.20
Up to
$37.30
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Option 3. Admission + Glass Bottom Boat

Please note: children under 4 are NOT permitted on the Glass Bottom Boat under any circumstances.

Ticket TypeFull Price*Online You Pay FromSave Up To
Admission + Boat:
ADULT
(16+ yrs)
$65.50 From
$58.95
Up to
$6.55
Admission + Boat:
CHILD^
(4 - 15 years. Under 4s are NOT permitted on the boat!)
$51 From
$45.90
Up to
$5.10
Admission + Boat:
CONCESSION
(VIC Student or VIC Senior)
$57.50 From
$51.75
Up to
$5.75
Admission + Boat:
FAMILY OF 4
(Maximum 2 Adults)
$236 From
$179.10
Up to
$56.90
Admission + Boat:
SINGLE ADULT FAMILY
(1 Adult + 2 Children)
$167.50 From
$129.60
Up to
$37.90
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Option 4. Admission + Behind the Scenes Tour

Please note: children under 4 are NOT permitted under any circumstances.

Ticket TypeFull Price*Online You Pay FromSave Up To
Admission + Tour:
ADULT
(16+ yrs)
$60.50 From
$54.45
Up to
$6.05
Admission + Tour:
CHILD^
(4 - 15 years. Under 4s are NOT permitted on the tour!)
$46 From
$41.40
Up to
$4.60
Admission + Tour:
CONCESSION
(VIC Student or VIC Senior)
$52.50 From
$47.25
Up to
$5.25
Admission + Tour:
FAMILY OF 4
(Maximum 2 Adults)
$213 From
$161.10
Up to
$51.90
Admission + Tour:
SINGLE ADULT FAMILY
(1 Adult + 2 Children)
$152.20 From
$116.10
Up to
$36.10
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PLEASE NOTE: Online tickets NOT valid with any other coupons, offers, discounts or promotions presented to ticket desk staff on arrival.

*All savings shown, including for family tickets, are compared to standard individual walk up prices. Discounted family tickets are also available from the admissions counter on the day, but are not as low as online family prices. The Online Saver prices vary depending on date and time of day of your visit. Online Saver tickets are always discounted by at least 10% meaning you ALWAYS save when you buy tickets on the SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium website. Book online more than 24 hours in advance to get the best prices.

Concessions apply to the following groups:

  • VIC students, upon presentation of a valid Student Concession Card
  • VIC seniors, upon presentation of ID to verify their age as over 60 and Australian residency
  • Carers Card holders, upon presentation of a valid Carers Card (Australia wide)

 

UNLIMITED ENTRY, 365 DAYS A YEAR!

It's never been a better time to become a SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium Annual Pass holder. Don't miss your chance to enjoy UNLIMITED entry to SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium and member benefits for 12 months from the date of purchase.^

Benefits Include:

  • Express line and access to the aquarium 365 days a year
  • All-new privilege pack, full of amazing offers, including loyalty card with scrumptious food and beverage offers
  • 20% off for FOUR further visiting friends who are not current SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium Annual Pass holders, simply by displaying your card
  • 20% discount on all Amazing Aquatic Experiences, including Penguin Passport and Shark Dive Xtreme
  • 20% discount on all purchases in the Adventurer's Cafe
  • 10% discount on selected Public Ticketed Events
  • 10% discount on all purchases in the Gift Shop
  • PLUS enjoy $2 barista made coffee in the Coral or Deck Cafe
  • Annual Pass holder e-newsletter, exclusive access to launch events and special promotional offers

 

First Time Purchase

Annual Pass TypeYou Pay

Annual Pass:
ADULT

(16+ yrs)
$80 per adult

Annual Pass:
CHILD

(4 - 15 yrs. Under 4s enter FREE!)
$60 per child

Annual Pass:
FAMILY 3 +

(Up to 2 Adults)
$60 per person
Buy Online Now!

 


 

Renewal Purchase

Annual Pass TypeYou Pay

Annual Pass:
ADULT

(16+ yrs)
$64 per adult

Annual Pass:
CHILD

(4 - 15 yrs. Under 4s enter FREE!)
$48 per child

Annual Pass:
FAMILY 3 +

(Up to 2 Adults)
$60 per person
Buy Online Now!

Annual Pass Terms & Conditions:

Free entry not valid for Underwater Zoo Education programs, Ocean Ranger program, events, group bookings or birthday parties (except for birthday party child).

^ Annual passes are not transferable and are valid for entry for 365 days from date of purchase online.

12 Months Unlimited Entry to 11 attractions!
Save 10% when you buy online

Save 10%

What is Merlin?

Merlin is one of the world's largest location-based entertainment companies and owners of Australia and New Zealand's best and most exciting visitor attractions. With 11 attractions across NSW, VIC, QLD and Auckland (NZ) we offer amazing days out for everyone!

What is the Premium Merlin Annual Pass?

The Premium Merlin Annual Pass (AU/NZ) brings together all of Merlin's attractions on one pass, offering passholders HUGE savings for a full year to all of the included attractions. We're totally confident no other pass offers anything like as much value - because no-one else can!

SAVE 10% - Premium Merlin Annual Pass includes:

NOTE: The Premium Merlin Annual Pass replaces the original Merlin Annual Pass. ALL existing Merlin Annual Pass holders are able to select the Premium Merlin Annual Pass when renewing.

  • Access on all days and all times including public holidays
  • Includes privilege pack, packed full of goodies and discounts
  • 10% discounts in attraction gift shops
  • 20% discounts off food and drink
  • $10 off Magic Memories souvenir photo packs
  • 20% off all Tours and Experiences
  • 20% off Kids' Birthday Parties
  • $2 Coffee or Tea (where sold)

Where can I find out more?

You can buy your passes right here on this website, but if you want to find out more about the passes and all of the fabulous perks available click here to check out the official Merlin Annual Pass Australia and New Zealand website.

We're continually thinking of new perks for our passholders, so make sure you sign up to our mailing list when making your purchase online to keep up-to-date!

What attractions are included?

Sydney & NSW

  1. SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium
  2. WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo
  3. Madame Tussauds Sydney
  4. Sydney Tower Eye
  5. Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary
  6. Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures

Victoria

  1. SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium
  2. Otway Fly Treetop Adventures

Queensland and Auckland, NZ

  1. Underwater World SEA LIFE Mooloolaba
  2. WILD LIFE Hamilton Island
  3. Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium (Auckland, NZ)
PRICES First Time Purchase
Save 10% Online
Renewal Purchase*
Save 40% Online
Adult
(16+ yrs)
$107
Full Price $119
$71
Save 40%
Child
(4-15 yrs)
$81
Full Price $90
$54
 Save 40%
Family of 3
(Maximum 2 Adults)
$243
Full Price $270
$162
Save 40%
Family of 4
(Maximum 2 Adults)
$324
Full Price $360
$216
Save 40%
Family of 5
(Maximum 2 Adults)
$405
Full Price $450
$270
Save 40%

Get Yours!

Buy Now & SAVE! Buy Now & SAVE!

*Renewing your Existing Merlin Annual Pass

The Premium Merlin Annual Pass replaces the original Merlin Annual Pass, which was available for purchase at all Merlin attractions in Australia and New Zealand until 12 January 2015. ALL existing Merlin Annual Passholders are able to take advantage of the renewal prices on the Premium Merlin Annual Pass.

Got a Question?

For more information on the Merlin Annual Pass click here to view the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page on the Merlin Annual Pass Australia and New Zealand website.

 


 

Shark Dive Xtreme: Guaranteed Shark Encounters!

Shark Dive Xtreme at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium offers a unique opportunity to come face-to-face with huge sharks, stingrays and more!

About Shark Dive Xtreme at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium

SCUBA training is provided so that you can delve into the underwater habitat of our deep-sea friends, with no experience necessary whilst your friends and family* watch from our underwater viewing tunnel.

And the best bit? No SCUBA Diving experience is required! 

*Friends and family can receive a 20% discount on adult & child admission on the day of the booked dive. To obtain the friends and family discount, do not book their tickets online - simply approach the desk on the day of your dive and their discount will be applied by our ticketing staff.

View the main Shark Dive Xtreme experience page for more information.

 

Dive Times and Duration

Shark Dive Xtreme runs from Friday to Monday at 11am, 2:30pm, 3:30pm and 4:30pm.

The experience lasts for 1 hour and 30 minutes, consisting of briefings, in-water training and 30 minutes in the water with the sharks and other amazing marine animals.

Please note the morning dives require a 9.30am arrival and all afternoon dives require at 12.30pm arrival.

 


 

VERY IMPORTANT - READ BEFORE BOOKING ONLINE

When booking your Shark Dive Xtreme experience in our online ticket store you'll be required to read the medical declaration form and formally acknowledge the strict medical requirement and general booking terms and conditions.

Please read the instructions presented to you VERY carefully before completing your online booking. 

Purchase with care - All SDX bookings, including vouchers, once paid for are non refundable.

 

 

Shark Dive Pricing:

Dive TypePrice Buy Now

Individual Diver

(15+ years)
$ 299 Book Now

 

 

Annual Pass and Merlin Annual Passholder Prices*:

Dive TypePriceBuy Now

Passholder Individual Diver

(15+ years)
$ 239.20 Book Now!

 

NOTE: To obtain the special Annual Passholder price you will need to enter your pass number when prompted in the web store AND present your pass on arrival at the aquarium on the day of your dive. 

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

 


 

Shark Dive Enquiries

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

Email: bookings@melbourneaquarium.com.au

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

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

 

SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium Group Bookings

If you are part of a social club, sporting team, special interest group, or any other group of 10 or more individuals, you may wish to take advantage of our generously discounted SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium group rates.

 

Group TicketsYou Pay From

Group 10+ Saver:
ADULT

(16+ yrs)
$28

Group 10+ Saver:
CHILD

(4 - 15 yrs. Under 4s enter FREE!)
$18

Group 10+ Saver:
CONCESSION

(16+ yrs)
$22
Buy Now & SAVE!

 

SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium Bulk Tickets and Corporate Rates

For bulk ticket and corporate rate enquiries, please contact bookings@melbourneaquarium.com.au

 

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Buy SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium Tickets

 

Single Visit Ticket Prices

Buy SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium single entry tickets online here on the official SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium website and save at least 10% every day. Simply click on the ticket you want and then follow the secure booking process - easy!

Merlin Annual Pass

The all new Merlin Annual Pass offers 12 months unlimited entry to SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium (VIC), WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, Sydney Tower Eye, Madame Tussauds Sydney and Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary in Sydney. PLUS it now also includes Otway Treetop Adventures (VIC), Illawarra Treetop Adventures (NSW), Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium (Auckland, NZ) and WILD LIFE Hamilton Island in the Whitsunday Islands (QLD). The savings are unlimited!

Low Price Guarantee

The SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium single ticket prices 'low price guarantee' means you will always find discounts on this website! No other non-membership website sells SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium single tickets at a lower price than here on the official SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium website PLUS - there are no booking fees when you buy tickets from this website, so you can be sure of no nasty surprises! 

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