Open 9am - 5pm Daily. With last entry at 4pm. Upcoming Events


Research is a vital part of our role in helping to preserve our fragile and unique marine habitats and the animals which inhabit them.

SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast currently works collaboratively with a number of organisations:

Queensland University

Grey Nurse Shark pattern recognition research: Carley Bansemer; Looking at ways to identify Grey Nurse without using any invasive techniques.

Sunshine Coast University

Nudibranch Research: Takeshi Furuhashi; Larval development in Dermatobrancus.

Griffith University

Epaulette Shark breeding and blood work; Identifying novel genetic cardio-protective pathways in the Epaulette shark.

Monash University

Associated GNS breeding Research: Johnathin Daly, Melbourne Aquarium.

See all news
Kids Go Free This July!
Kids can enjoy free visits to the aquarium this July!... Read More
Annual Pass Sale
Imagine a year of unlimited access to an amazing underwater worl... Read More