Kelly Tarlton's Sea Life Aquarium
Opened in 1985 by New Zealand underwater adventurer Kelly Tarlton, Sea Life Kelly Tarlton's is a must-do in Auckland. Situated just outside Auckland, Sea life Kelly Tarlton's Aquarium houses thousands of marine animals from hundreds of species, including sharks, penguins, turtles, stingrays, seahorses, fish and much, much more. It is also home to the largest penguin colony in the Southern Hemisphere and is New Zealand's only turtle rescue center. As Auckland's leading family and tourist attraction, Sea Life Kelly Tarlton's offers entertainment for young and old alike. Walk underwater through awe-inspiring glass viewing tunnels and see marine life like never before! Come within inches of huge sharks, rays and penguins and see some of the other incredible marine animals found in the oceans around New Zealand and beyond.