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SHARK DIVE XTREME

SHARK DIVE IN MELBOURNE

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Take the plunge...

Check out Shark Dive Xtreme at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium - home of Melbourne's only shark dive experience!

Step into Another World at SEA LIFE Melbourne.

Get an exclusive look behind the scenes and see what happens in our Aquarium's staff only areas. This ticket also includes all day general admission to our aquarium; explore our underwater world until your heart's content!

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What is Shark Dive Xtreme?

A face-to-fin experience like no other; our Shark Dive Xtreme is a rare diving experience where you are guaranteed an underwater encounter with sharks. 

Dive in to meet our resident Grey Nurse Shark, Blacktip Reef Sharks, Sandbar Whalers, Bowmouth Guitarfish, Largetooth Sawfish, MASSIVE rays, Groupers, multiple species of Cod and more. Some of our sharks are up to 3 metres in size!

 

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Shark Dive Xtreme SEA LIFE Melbourne

What's included?

AGES 14+

  • Introduction to scuba diving, briefing and training session (approx. 90 minutes)
  • 30 minute dive time with our creatures of the deep
  • All dive equipment & wetsuit
  • All day admission to explore SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium

Book this experience for a specific date now or purchase an shark diving gift voucher valid for 12 months.

 

 


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Shark Dive Xtreme SEA LIFE Melbourne

Further Details

Please carefully read the below list of medical conditions that may prohibit you from taking part in the Shark Dive for your own safety.

  • Asthma
  • Heart Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Diabetes
  • Chest Conditions including Pneumothorax
  • Sinus Conditions
  • Ear problems/surgery
  • High blood pressure
  • Pregnancy (pregnant women are not permitted to dive)

If you suffer from or have suffered from any of the above medical conditions OR If you suffer from any other medical conditions, including recent injuries, surgeries or psychological conditions then you will be required to obtain a fully completed medical clearance from A QUALIFIED DIVE DOCTOR prior to booking in for the dive.

Please make sure you read and complete our medical form before booking here.

 




Important Information

ALL DIVERS WHO ARE UNABLE TO SPEAK ENGLISH MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A TRANSLATOR AND HAVE A REASONABLE DEGREE OF SWIMMING ABILITY. FOR HEALTH AND SAFETY REASONS WE ARE UNABLE TO ALLOW NON-ENGLISH SPEAKERS WITHOUT A TRANSLATOR TO DIVE WITH OUR SHARKS.

Scuba Diving is physically demanding and can be dangerous if you suffer from certain medical conditions. It is very important that you, the diver, do not suffer from any contraindications to diving.

Please make sure you read our medical form before booking here.

Read Shark Dive Xtreme terms and conditions here.

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BOOK YOUR SHARK DIVE

Includes all day aquarium admission!

Shark Dive Xtreme Experience

Come face-to-face without a cage!
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BOOK ONLINE

$299

Per Person
  • No cages - just you, your instructors, sharks, giant stingrays and more
  • No previous diving experience required (age 14+)
  • All day aquarium admission included

Shark Dive Xtreme Gift Voucher

A gift they'll never forget!
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GIFT VOUCHER

$299

Per Person
  • Come face-to-face with no cages - just you and your instructors
  • No previous diving experience required (age 14+)
  • All day aquarium admission included

FAQs

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

You must be 14 years or older for our Shark Dive Xtreme. Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Yes you can! Head to our Merlin Annual Pass page to purchase a discounted Shark Dive Xtreme. It's a special price just for pass holders.

 

Send us an email to redeem your gift voucher and book in your experience!

Email: experiences@melbourneaquarium.com.au 

We will endeavor to get back to all enquiries within 24 hours, Monday to Friday.

For any enquiries regarding your booking please email our SDX team.

Email: experiences@melbourneaquarium.com.au 
Phone: (03) 9067 8300

We will endeavor to get back to all enquiries within 24 hours, Monday to Friday.