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Melbourne VIC
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Shark Dive Xtreme

  • Come Face-to-face with huge sharks, stingrays and more
  • Runs Friday, Saturday, Sunday Monday
  • The most XTREME present you can give!

Don't miss the ultimate adrenaline rush of coming face-to-face with a shark, one of the most feared creatures of the deep. Take the plunge inside SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium's 2.2 million litre Oceanarium...if they dare!

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Penguin Passport

  • Once in a life time encounter
  • Runs Monday - Sunday at 2:00pm
  • Meet the cheeky Gentoo and King penguins

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. 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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Behind The Scenes + Glass Bottom Boat

  • Glide on the Glass Bottom Boat above our 2.2 million litre oceanarium
  • Meet the stingrays and watch your guide hand feed them
  • Admission included - save at least 10% off standard gate prices

The Behind the Scenes tour is the ultimate way ti see all the action! The tour runs daily at 12:00pm and 1:00pm and goes for one hour!

$55.45

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Here at SEA LIFE Melbourne we give you the opportunity to get up close and personal with our much loved creatures for an unforgettable experience.

Perfect opportunity for primary aged students

Ocean Rangers

  • Glass Bottom Boat tour
  • Behind-the-scenes tour
  • Animal interactions and feeds
  • Age: 7 to 12 years
  • Dates: School Holiday periods only, Mondays & Wednesdays

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The Ocean Rangers program is the perfect opportunity for primary-aged students to get up close and personal with the amazing aquatic inhabitants of SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium. Participants will enjoy a day jam packed with animal interactions, hands-on feeds, fun animal-themed activities and other experiences, including:

Perfect for the any budding marine biologist

Aquarist For A Day

  • Exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of our Penguin Playground exhibit
  • Feed animals, such as frogs, seahorses, tropical fish and more
  • Age: 12 to 18 years
  • Dates: School Holiday periods only, Tuesdays & Thursdays

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Perfect for the any budding marine biologist, the AFAD program gives you the chance to gain a greater understanding and appreciation for all things marine, as you get your hands wet by helping aquarists to care for our incredible animals.

Aquarist Programs

Aquarist For A Week

  • Dates: Monday – Friday inclusive during the school holiday periods
  • Age: Students aged 15 to 18 years
  • Cost: $999
  • Bookings: Expressions of interest in this program can be emailed to our bookings officer. Please contact bookings officer with your name, age, contact details and dates

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For an in-depth learning adventure, the Aquarist for a Week program includes an involved observation and interaction with the animals, as well as experiencing the huge adrenaline rush of a Dive with the Sharks!

Hands on work experience

Animal Husbandry: 101

  • Dates: Monday – Friday (excluding school holidays)
  • Age: 18+
  • Cost: $1,299
  • Bookings: Expressions of interest in this program can be emailed to our bookings officer. Please contact bookings officer with your name, age, contact details and dates

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Animal Husbandry: 101 provides the opportunity for any adult including tertiary students to receive hands-on experience working along-side SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium aquarists. Activities include a one-on-one session with SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium’s Vet, animal behavioural training and husbandry assistance, animal enrichment activities, animal feeds and assisting with maintaining exhibits.