Open 9:30am - 6pm daily. Last entries 5pm. Upcoming Events

What's On

Find out what's going on down at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium.

April School Holidays: Party with the King Penguin Chicks!


SLMA King Penguin Chicks April Holidays

Meet Melbourne’s coolest family these school holidays!

Waddle into SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium’s Penguin Playground exhibit these school holidays and see the newest King penguin chicks before they’re all grown up!

Meet all the fluffy youngsters including the eldest Nog, as they continue to test their happy feet, slipping and sliding amongst the rest of the penguin colony. Not yet grown into their adult feathers, the royal penguin brood are easy to spot chilling out on the ice
sporting their juvenile brown, fluffy feathers.

Dive in for cool presentations and plenty of penguin activities throughout
the entire school holidays.

Don 't miss your chance to party with the penguins!

What's On:

  • Meet the new King Penguin chicks: Nog, Sebastian, Jack and Pedro!
  • Learn about their special icy playground, what their favourite activities are and their favourite food! 
  • Get crafty with Penguin-themed kids’ activities and colouring-in
  • Enter the Penguin Party Facebook competition for your chance to win the Ultimate Penguin Party Prize, including your chance to meet the penguin chicks ON THE ICE!
  • Enjoy daily animal feeds and special presentations
  • Discover the interactive quiz trail for kids and soak up loads of fishy facts!
  • Get your hands wet in our Rockpools, touch beautiful sea stars & shark eggs


Pre-book your holiday tickets and SAVE!


Enter the Penguin Party Facebook Competition!

Share your photo on Facebook for your chance to win the
ultimate Penguin Party Prize Pack*!

Step 1: ‘Like’ us on Facebook at

Step 2:  Share your photo with the Penguin Family cut-out board

Step 3:  Don’t forget to #penguinparty

Penguin Prize Pack includes:

  • FAMILY SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium Annual Pass –  Waddle in with your family to see our penguins 365 days a year! (valued at $250)
  • Penguin Passport experience - A once-in-a lifetime encounter for three people (valued at $870)
  • Penguin-themed goodies

    * Family Annual pass is valid for 2 adults + 2 children. Competition closes Sunday 27 April 2014. Winner will be announced and contacted via Facebook in early May 2014.


Easter Breakfast Event at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium

Enjoy an egg-cellent start to your Easter Sunday with a morning of family fun and entertainment at SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium.

The event includes a delicious sit-down breakfast featuring seasonal gourmet delights, including pancakes for the kids, while you soak up the magnificent views of Melbourne’s iconic Yarra River.

Click here to find out more!


See all news
King chicks enjoy an Egg-cellent Easter!
Happy Easter!... Read More
Challenge kids visit SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium
Challenge heads under the sea... Read More
Safcol and SEA LIFE Partnership
Help save our oceans... Read More