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SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast Education Programs

SEA LIFE is a popular school excursion venue for both Sunshine Coast and Brisbane schools. Full to the brim with educational yet fun kids activities, we have a comprehensive collection of aquatic life your students are sure to love. Whether you opt for a fully-guided tour with one of our education experts or opt to explore at your own pace, a visit to SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast will bring the living world to life, adding value to units your students are studying in the classroom. It's hands on and interactive, the best underwater classroom on the Sunshine Coast!

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Take a quick tour!

Watch as our education expert Terri takes you on a tour of just some of the highlights schools can experience on an excursion to SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast Aquarium! From our Tidal Touchpools to our Seal Presentation and Little Blue Penguins exhibit, there's so many opportunities for students to create amazing memories while they learn. Plus, you can now choose from a wide range of fully-guided tours as well as the option to visit us on a 'schools only' day where you have full run of the aquarium, it doesn't get much better than that!

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Meet our playful seals at Seal Island!

Visit Seal Island where our expert keepers will share the incredible features and behaviours of these beautiful animals with your students. Whilst watching the presentation and learning all there is to know, your class will then also have the opportunity to observe the grace and agility of our seals underwater at Lower Seal Island, with plenty of educational interactives. 

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Visit our colony of Little Blue Penguins

Watch our penguins slip, slide, waddle and play from multiple vantage points to see how differently they move on land and in water. It's a great opportunity to learn first-hand about the life cycle of a Little Blue Penguin, what they eat, their natural habitat and how we can help to protect them in the wild. 

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Explore our jaw-some Ocean Tunnel

Come eye to eye with eight different species of shark in our 80 metre Ocean Tunnel. Watch as our rays glide gracefully overhead and a multitude of colourful fish cruise around. It's the perfect spot to study some of Australia's most incredible marine life as they swim above and around you. 

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