Prices & Tickets
Read through our prices below and if you want you can purchase your tickets online or a gift voucher you can give to someone for visiting the aquarium.
National Aquarium of New Zealand Fees and Charges approved for 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019.
All fees and charges are inclusive of GST (except as noted *).
|Admissions||Fee (incl GST)|
|General Admissions||Adults||$22.00||Child (from 3 up to 14 years)||$11.00||Children (under 3 years)||No Charge||Student||$20.00||Family (2 adults & up to 2 children)||$60.00||Senior Citizens (65 +) and Community Services Card holders||$15.50||Extra Child||$6.00|
|Close Encounters||Penguins/Alligators/Piranha (per person) (maximum of 4)||$90.00|
|Dive in the Main Tank||Dive||$150.00||Tank||$20.00||Student Divers||$55.00||Dive Gear||$50.00|
|Friends of the Aquarium Membership||Adult||$60.00||One Adult/One Child||$85.00||Family (2 adults and up to 2 children)||$140.00||Extra Child||$22.00|
|School Parties||Pre-school and Special Schools||$4.00||Primary||$4.50||Secondary||$6.50||Tertiary||$9.00||Extra Adult||$10.00|
|Group Discount (10 or more people)||Adult||$20.00||Child (from 3 up to 14 years)||$10.00|
|Birthday Parties||Conditions apply, and are available on request||Price on Application|
|IHC||Accompanying Caregivers||No Charge||IHC||$11.00|
|Holiday Programme||Per Person||$32.00|
|Technical Staff||Per Hour||$80.00|
|Functions||Fee (incl GST)|
|Aquarium Exhibition Hall|
|Note: (available 7.00am to 9.00am and 5.00pm to 9.00pm, charge per hour)|
|Note: Catering, entertainment and other equipment or services are additional charges - prices on application||Charge Per Hour||$145.00||Guided tours with function - per head||$17.00|