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Looking For Things to Do These School Holidays

Discover what's on this school holidays at SEA LIFE Melbourne

Are you looking for school holiday activities with the kids? Get them out of the house for a fantastic adventure at SEA LIFE Melbourne. Every school holidays, our aquarium hosts kids activities packed full of fun and learning. It's Melbourne's greatest school holiday fun and the perfect family day out!

SEA LIFE Melbourne is also an inside attraction making it the perfect indoor school holidays activity in rain, hail or shine!


Submerged is an interactive digital experience within SEA LIFE Melbourne, taking guests on a digital journey through living light inspired by the bioluminescent underwater world. Submerged tells the story of the dazzling firefly squid and other majestic ocean animals.

Suitable to all ages, Submerged is a large-scale temporary exhibition open until December 2023 while SEA LIFE Melbourne’s 2.2 million litre Oceanarium display undergoes renovations.

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Journey behind the scenes and meet our most mysterious creatures in this exclusive all-new experience. Take the first steps in becoming a SEA LIFE jellyfish scientist and make amazing discoveries about these weird and wonderful animals.

As part of the brand-new Jelly Lab Experience, don a lab coat and get real hands-on experience inside the laboratory, which is home to six species of jellyfish! This captivating learning opportunity includes feeding live jellyfish whilst highlighting the fascinating diversity amongst the species and what’s involved in the breeding process.

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Dive into the Deep

NEW IN 2022!

The vast and mysterious ocean is home to a variety of spectacular and mysterious marine life, from the familiar to rare. Dive into the Deep takes you on an immersive journey: starting at the sunlit seas rich with marine life, then diving deep through the many layers of the ocean, landing in the gloomy and mysterious deep ocean trenches.

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School Holiday 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.

Go BIG and save money by combining your SEA LIFE Melbourne ticket with LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Melbourne!

Visit two attractions from just $45 when you purchase the Melbourne Big Ticket attraction pass online in advance.

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With the Merlin Annual Pass, enjoy 12 months of unlimited entry to all of our 11 attractions - including LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Melbourne and Otway Fly Treetop Adventure! 

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