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School Excursion Rates

Excursion Pricing Information

Displayed below is detailed information about rates for school excursions to SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium on Darling Harbour. Complement your excursion by including a visit to one of our other attractions and allow your students to further their learning.

All NSW teachers are offered complimentary entry to SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, allowing you to explore the many educational opportunities throughout the attraction and to conduct a risk assessment. Please note that teachers must present their current teaching ID on arrival once their pre-visit ticket is approved. For more information visit our teacher pre-visit page.


If you are booking a vacation care group, international school group, or a group attending outside of school term time, the pricing is different to our excursion rates, and is listed as our group rates - click HERE for these prices.

Pricing Information

Excursions to SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium

Please be advised that we require a minimum of 1 adult per 20 students for Kindergarten – Year 12.

School excursion type

Price per person
Self-directed visit to SEA LIFE Sydney $16
Language/International/Higher Education School Groups $30.75
FREE teacher ratio for preschools 1:3
FREE teacher ratio for K-2 1:6
FREE teacher ratio for 3-12 1:8
Additional teacher/adult helper $18.50

SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium only. These prices are for Primary and Secondary school students K - 12.

Australian school rates:

  • $16.00 per student single entry during school terms when visiting with a school group for a self-guided tour
  • Home School Rates: $16.00 per student for single entry during school terms; Accompanying Adult Rate: $18.50 per adult

Teacher 'Free of Charge' Ratio

Teachers are offered complimentary entry on the following teacher-to-student ratios:

  • Preschool (4+) 1:3
  • K-2 students 1:6
  • Year 3-12 students 1:8
  • Special needs students 1:1 (with carers card)

Extra teachers are at a cost of $18.50 each.

We do not currently offer complimentary teacher entry for international schools or home school programs.

Book An Excursion

Telephone: (02) 9333 9200. (Schools Only)

Email the education team at

Complete the online excursion enquiry form here

For detailed information on all booking options please visit our school excursion booking information page.

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