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Little Blue Penguins

Explore the Sunshine Coast's only colony of little blue penguins.

Waddle into their world

SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast (formerly Underwater World) is now home to a delightful colony of little penguins, with a brand new interactive exhibit across 2 levels.

The Little Blue Penguins zone will immerse guests in the wonderful world of the smallest penguin species – above and below the water!

Little Blue Penguins People

Penguin Life Cycle

Penguin Life Cycle - SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast

Little penguins can be found on land from June through March. During this time they lay their eggs, attend to their young, and moult. During April and May, they spend large amounts of time at sea feeding in preparation for the next nesting season.


Book online & save

Guarantee Entry Online

  • Price includes a Digi Photo Pass with 8 digital photos – valued at $26!
  • Get your ticket on your phone
  • Book a day and time to guarantee entry - you will gain entry within half an hour of your designated time slot!

Unlimited Entry

  • Enjoy 12 months unlimited entry to SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast Aquarium
  • Great savings for food and in gift shop
  • Discounted additional experiences

Meet the little blue penguins!

  • Step inside the Little Blue Penguins' habitat
  • Hand feed them a fishy feast
  • Includes a unique behind the scenes tour
New 2

Penguin Showbag

Take a penguin home today and get your Penguin Showbag online or at our gift store. Pick up one of these goodie bags filled with all your seal faves during your journey through the aquarium. Hurry they are available for a limited time only and great value!

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