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Opening hours

We are open Thursday to Monday

Today
Thursday 3rd

9:30am - 5pm

Last entry at 4pm

Tomorrow
Friday 4th

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)

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

Time slots for entry*:

9:30am 1pm
10am 1:30pm
10:30am 2pm
11am 2:30pm
11:30am 3pm
12pm 3:30pm
12:30pm  

                             

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

Tuesday and Wednesday

CLOSED

OPEN 7 DAYS (During New Zealand School Holidays)

26 September to 11 October 2020

19 December 2020 to 31 Jan 2021

Late Openings

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

Sunday 01 November 2020 - ASB Auckland Marathon

1:30pm - 5:00pm (last entry is at 4pm)

Sunday 13 December 2020 - Barfoot & Thompson People's Triathlon Series: Mission Bay

1:30pm - 5:00pm (last entry is at 4pm)

Sunday 28 February 2021 - Ports of Auckland Round the Bays 2021

1:30pm - 5:00pm (last entry is at 4pm)

Sunday 28 March 2021 - Barfoot & Thompson People's Triathlon Series: Mission Bay

1:30pm - 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

2020

  • Autumn - 10 April to 27 April 2020
  • Winter - 4 July to 19 July 2020
  • Spring - 26 September to 11 October 2020
  • Summer - 19 December 2020 to 31 January 2021

2021

  • Autumn - 17 April to 02 May 2021
  • Winter - 10 July to 25 July 2021
  • Spring - 02 October to 17 October 2021
  • Summer - 21 December 2021 to 30 January 2022

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