Discover an array of marine life at Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary, Located just north of Sydney in the popular beach town of Manly. See a little penguins in Penguin Cove, green sea turtles, and grey nurse sharks named Murdoch and Freckles. Daily live shows and guided tours provided by the keepers provide informative facts and fascinating stories about these amazing animals. Bring the whole family for an excursion that has something for everyone. You can even upgrade to include SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, Sydney Tower Eye and WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo.
Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary
Make your own way to Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary with your admission ticket for easy entrance to this popular attraction.
Take time to explore Shark Harbour, the main aquarium on the lower level. Walk through the center of an aquarium in a 361-foot (110-meter) acrylic tunnel to view sharks and stingrays up close as they swim around you, an unforgettable experience that captivates both kids and adults. The grey nurse sharks Murdoch and Freckles live here, along with several other grey nurse sharks and green sea turtles that you can observe up close, just like a scuba diver.
At Penguin Cove, you can learn about the resident population of little penguins and their distinctive personalities, as well as hear details about Manly's protected wild little penguin colony, which consists of about 60 breeding pairs of birds. Enjoy an interactive look at the critters that live in Sydney Harbour at the Underwater Sydney exhibit's rock pools.
Noted for its little penguin and shark exhibits, the Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary also focuses on the conservation of local animals with its breeding, rescue and protection programs.
Upgrade to combine your Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary ticket with an Attraction Combination Pass that allows you to visit up to four Sydney attractions. The attractions do not need to visited on the same day, and you have up to complete the use of your pass. Valid for the following attractions:
SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium:
Sydney Aquarium has the world's largest Great Barrier Reef exhibit. Walk through the awe-inspiring Open Ocean Oceanarium, home to huge stingrays, large shoals of fish and an impressive array of sharks.
WILD LIFE Sydney:
Located next door to the Sydney SEA LIFE Aquarium, WILD LIFE Sydney is home to the largest variety of Australian flora and fauna. Meet a koala, hand-feed a kangaroo, or watch daily presentations and feedings by the keepers.
Sydney Tower Eye:
From the Sydney Tower Eye Observation Deck, perched at a height of 820 feet (250 meters) above street level, offers 360-degree views that extend as far as 50 miles (80km), with views of the Blue Mountains on a clear day. Discover a new dimension to Sydney at the 4D Cinema, a visual experience that showcases Australia’s iconic attractions.