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School Holidays Activities

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School Holidays Fun at Auckland's Aquarium

Discover the kids activities on these April school holidays at our aquarium.

Looking for things to do this school holidays in Auckland? Get the kids out of the house for an underwater adventure at SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Aquarium! Every school holidays, our aquarium hosts different themed activities packed full of fun to entertain kids of all ages.


With our kids school holiday activities, not only will you have a great family day out, your little ones have the opportunity to learn as they venture through the aquarium and discover our marine creatures. SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's is also a completely indoors making it the perfect indoor school holidays activity for a rainy day.

School Holidays Tips

Make the most of your visit with our handy tips & tricks. To help ensure that all guests have the best day out we have put together a list of handy tips & tricks to ensure your visit goes swimmingly. Click each tip below to reveal more information.

School Holidays is always busier than usual. Purchase your aquarium tickets through our website in advance to ensure you and your family get a time slot. School holidays book up fast!

Enjoy 12 months of unlimited entry with a Kelly Tarlton's Platinum Annual Pass - you'll get to participate in a full year's school holiday activities! Click here to find out more.

Gold Annual Passes have restrictions on School Holidays and Public Holidays. You can upgrade your Gold Pass to Platinum Pass by paying the price difference at our Admissions Desk.  Make sure you have pre-booked your time slot for entry! 

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Our morning sessions are usually busier and fills up faster.  Visit after lunch if you wish to avoid the crowds.

Click here to check out our daily Talk Times.