SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast

Take a fascinating journey from the coast to the ocean depths at SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast. Explore 11 themed zones and soak up the amazing view from the sea bed in our 80m ocean tunnel.

Get up close to over 10,000 creatures including our brand new Grey Nurse Sharks. Meet our rare weedy sea dragons, our resident seals plus over 20 species of shark and rays.

With different fun talks and animal feeds, including our family favourite seal presentation, there's plenty for everyone to enjoy at SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast.

No trip to the Sunshine Coast is complete without visiting SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast, a multi-award winning, year-long attraction.

SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast has been recognised as the best attraction in the region at The Sunshine Coast Business Awards in November 2017.

Situated at Mooloolaba Wharf, just moments from the main Esplanade, SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast is home to thousands of marine and freshwater animals – including sharks, seals, turtles, stingrays, tropical fish and more.

Explore 11 fun and interactive animal zones – across three levels, including the tidal touch pool, seahorse sanctuary, jellyfish kingdom and the majestic Grey Nurse Sharks in our one of a kind Ocean Tunnel.

With different fun talks and animal feeds, including the family favourite seal show, there’s plenty for everyone to enjoy at SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast.

SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast also offers intimate, hands-on seal experiences like no other. There are three encounters to choose from.

1. Seal swim: You have the opportunity to make a splash and go swimming with the seals while experiencing their behaviours during the Seal Swim.

2. Seal encounter: If you’d prefer to keep dry, you can also meet the lovable resident seals by booking a Seal Encounter – the experience includes entry into SEA LIFE and photo opportunities.

3. Seal trainer for a day: Feel like getting to know the beautiful seals even more? Here is your chance with our Seal Trainer for a Day experience, where you can truly come face to flipper with our seals.

Winner of the 2017 best attraction in the region at The Sunshine Coast Business Awards

Queensland's biggest aquarium and the only aquarium with Grey Nurse Sharks. Behind the scenes tours are available to visit our turtle hospital. 

SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast also offers intimate, hands-on seal experiences like no other. There are three encounters to choose from.

Take a fascinating journey from the coast to the ocean depths at Underwater World SEA LIFE Mooloolaba. Explore 16 themed zones and soak-up the amazing view from the sea bed in our 80 metre ocean tunnel. Get up close to over 10,000 creatures including Australia's largest collection of jellyfish. Meet our rare weedy sea dragons, our resident seals plus over 20 species of shark and rays. With 14 fun talks and animal feeds, including our family favourite seal presentation, there's plenty for everyone to enjoy at SEA LIFE Mooloolaba. SEA LIFE Mooloolaba is an all-weather visitor attraction located on the beautiful Sunshine Coast in Queensland and has welcomed local, interstate and international visitors since 1989. Formerly known as UnderWater World the 25 year old attraction has recently undergone a major $6.5 million renovation and re-launched as part of the global SEA LIFE brand in December 2013 and highlights a strong commitment to marine conservation programs. At the much loved aquarium you can learn, explore and interact with thousands of creatures over 16 awe-inspiring and unique zones. The aquarium has gone from strength to strength and now allows guests to get closer than ever before with 7 hands-on animal experiences available daily including cage free shark dives, snorkels programs, seal Encounters and behind the scenes tours to name a few. Home to thousands of aquatic animals including Australia's largest and most interactive jellyfish display, visitors are invited to discover an interactive adventure from the depths of the ocean to your very own backyard. With interactive animal encounters, iconic state-of-the-art displays, animal feeds and regular diver presentations, SEA LIFE Mooloolaba is an excellent, educational and engaging experience.

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