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Tidal Touchpool

Roll up your sleeves and get in touch with a sea star

Discover our amazing marine animals in the Tidal Touchpools!

Get your hands wet in our interactive touch pool display. See and touch an array of marine life that can be found in local tide pools, including beautiful sea stars, sea cucumbers and much more. Tidal Touchpool offers an interactive experience, where our expert education team are on hand to teach you all about the wonders of marine life.

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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

See Behind Closed Doors

  • Tour the turtle rehabilitation area, learn what happens behind the scenes
  • Spaces are limited - book fast to save disappointment
  • Includes aquarium admission

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Fun fact about Sea Stars

Did you know that there are more than 2000 species of starfish in the ocean? These fascinating creatures come in a variety of colors, shapes, and sizes, and are also known as sea stars. Despite their striking appearance, starfish have a very different anatomy, lacking both a brain and blood. Interestingly, they can even digest food outside of their bodies. Learn more about fun fact about Sea Stars.