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School Holiday Activities

These Holidays: Beneath the Tide

Sydney's Greatest School Holiday Fun!

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

Looking for things to do this school holidays in Sydney? Get the kids out of the 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 a completely indoors making it the perfect indoor school holidays activity for a rainy day

What's on these school holidays?


These summer holidays stamp your Aussie Animal Passport as you discover Australia's most iconic creatures!

Aussie Animal Passport

Encounter turtles from the Great Barrier Reef in SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium’s Day and Night on the Reef Zone and be amazed by Frankie the Numbat over at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo.

To help you on your travels around the attractions, we have launched an ultimate Aussie Animal Passport - a digital printable passport highlighting Australia’s most iconic creatures and their iconic states.

Download your passport here and bring it along on your visit to SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo as you ‘travel across Australia’. Stamp your passport as you meet each of the iconic animals.

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How much? 

All school holiday activities are free with admission into the aquarium. 

Don't forget! 

Visit both SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo and save $37! Book online now, school holiday time slots fill up fast!

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Save when combining

  • Save $37 when you combine your SEA LIFE and WILD LIFE ticket
  • Your exclusive passport to the best of Australian animals
  • Book a date and time to guarantee entry

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 for just $57 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!

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