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Opening hours

We are open 5 days during school terms (Thursday - Monday)

Today
Friday 20th

9:30am - 5pm

Last entry at 4pm

Tomorrow
Saturday 21st

9:30am - 5pm

Last entry at 4pm

SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's is an all weather indoor attraction - visit us rain, hail or shine!

SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's is a New Zealand icon and one of the top things to do in Auckland. Find us just 10 minutes drive from downtown Auckland overlooking beautiful Okahu Bay.

Thursday - Monday (During School Terms) & Open 7 days (During School Holidays)

9:30am - 5:00pm (last entry is at 4:00pm)

Time slots for entry*:

9:30am  1:00pm
10:00am 1:30pm 
10:30am  2:00pm
11:00am 2:30pm 
11:30am  3:00pm 
12:00pm  3:30pm (Last entry at 4pm)
12:30pm  

* Once inside the attraction you may stay as long as you wish

* The time slot that you have booked should be the time of your arrival.

 

Tuesday and Wednesday

CLOSED

 

OPEN 7 DAYS (During New Zealand School Holidays)

16 April 2022 to 01 May 2022

09 July 2022 to 24 July 2022

01 October 2022 to 16 October 2022

20 December 2022 to 29 January 2023

Late Openings

SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's occasionally have to open late due to special events being held at Tamaki Drive.

 

Sunday 10 April 2022 - Mizuno Waterfront Auckland Waterfront Half Marathon 

11:30am - 5:00pm (last entry is at 4pm)

Sunday 01 May 2022 - Barfoot & Thompson People's Triathlon Series: Mission Bay

11:30am - 5:00pm (last entry is at 4pm)

Sunday 29 May 2022 - Barfoot & Thompson People's Triathlon Series: Mission Bay

11:30am - 5:00pm (last entry is at 4pm)

Sunday 30 October 2022 - ASB Auckland Marathon 

1:00pm - 5:00pm (last entry is at 4pm)

Please check Auckland Transport website and the event's official website for detailed road closure information and parking restrictions in place on the event date. 

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NZ School Holidays

2022

  • Autumn - 16 April 2022 to 01 May 2022
  • Winter - 09 July 2022 to 24 July 2022
  • Spring - 01 October 2022 to 16 October 2022
  • Summer - 20 December 2022 to 29 January 2023

Please be advised that you may experience queue during weekends and holiday peak periods. We advise that you allow extra time for this, particularly if you have young children. 

To shorten queuing time on busy days, buy your tickets online and enjoy express mobile ticket entry!

Got a Question?

The SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's staff will be happy to help.

Email: operations@kellytarltons.co.nz

Help Centre: https://support.kellytarltons.co.nz/hc/en-us