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Sydney's Greatest School Holiday Fun!

Discover the kids activities on this school holidays at our aquarium.

Looking for things to do these school holidays in Sydney? Get the kids out of the house

house for an underwater adventure at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium! Every school holidays, our aquarium hosts activities packed full of fun from character live shows to kids workshops and adventure-filled games.

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 creatures. SEA LIFE Sydney is also completely indoors making it the perfect school holiday activity for a rainy day.

Guests Spot Gentoo Penguins Swimming Next To Boat

What's on these Summer Holidays

Hey Explorers! This Summer dive deeper than ever before. Journey through the aquarium and encounter Penguins, a Dugong, Sharks, Rays and more. PLUS we have a whole range of NEW jaw-some experiences including Shark Dive Xtreme, our Glass Bottom Boat tours and introducing our Behind The Scenes tour. What are you waiting for dive in to SEA LIFE Sydney today! 

If you are looking for fun and educational activities to keep the kids and family entertained over the holiday break then look no further than Darling Harbour Sydney. Visit Sea Life Sydney Aquarium for an amazing underwater adventure, take a boat ride through our arctic penguin exhibit or see Pig, our resident Dugong. Wander through our Shark Valley or journey underwater to see our amazing sharks and stingrays swimming lazily above your head.

We’ve got plenty more amazing activities at Darling Harbour too - you can discover the amazing fauna and flora that exists above the seas at WILD LIFE Sydney and get up close and personal with Koalas, Kangaroos and a host of other Australian animals. Perhaps you want to take a trip down the red carpet and come face-to-face with a celebrity or two? At Madame Tussauds Sydney you can do just that!

Whatever you are looking for, there are plenty of fun, educational and exciting school holiday activities to enjoy in Sydney these holidays.

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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 Sydney SEA LIFE ticket with Sydney’s other top attractions including Madame Tussauds, WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo and Sydney Tower Eye!

Visit two Sydney attractions during these school holidays and receive a discount when you purchase the Sydney Big Ticket attraction pass online.

Purchase your school holidays aquarium tickets through our website to ensure you and your family get a time slot. School holidays book up fast!

Before you visit make sure you visit the bathrooms at the admissions foyer. The next set of toilets is located at our Macquarie Island Exhibit, more than half way through the journey.

Enjoy 12 months of unlimited entry to all of our attractions with an annual pass - you'll get to participate in a full year's school holiday activities!

Check out our Facebook and Instagram pages for all the latest exhibits, events, and school holiday activities.