From the iconic and incredible to the rare and unusual, SEA it all and discover more at AQWA!

Sharks, stingrays, turtles, seahorses, octopus, jellyfish, lobsters, “Nemo” – AQWA is your window to the underwater world, giving you the chance to bring your encounters from books and online resources to life. Experience the joy of seeing marine life ‘for real’ and explore what only divers can discover by booking an excursion for your class in 2016!

Discounted entry prices

Exclusive to WA schools visiting Monday-Friday during school term

Save over 40% off standard child entry!

Students (K-Year 12): $9.90
Supervising Adults ‘Free of Charge’ ratios:

  • K-Pre Primary: 1:5
  • Years 1-12: 1:10

Additional Adults: $22

Your excursion includes a 2.5 hour self-guided visit to AQWA, a greeting by one of our friendly Ocean Guides, an AQWA guide map plus FREE:

  • Kids Discovery Pass – A free return pass so students can share what they have learnt with their parents.
  • Classroom Fish ID Poster
  • Opportunity for a class photo with our mascot ‘Sharky’
  • Educational resources for before, during and after your excursion

New in 2016


We heard there’s a commotion in the ocean and we think you should come and discover more! AQWA now offers storytime sessions daily at 11.45am in the Coral Reef. This semester’s story “Commotion in the Ocean” is suitable for Kindy-Year 1 students.

More ways to discover

Enjoy even more hands-on learning with underwater viewers and goggles, available daily at the Discovery Pool! Peek beneath the surface and see the underwater world just like the fish do! Our Discovery Guide will be on hand from 10.30-2.30 to help you discover more!

Kids meals

You can now pre-order lunch for your students! Our fantastic kids pack comes with 3 meal options, a pop-top drink and an AQWA gift. It’s all served in a take-away treasure chest, perfect to enjoy at AQWA’s picnic areas!

More Fun!

Sometimes it’s fun to just have FUN! Your students will have the chance to meet our new shark mascot and take a class photo together! There’s also a new playground at Stingray Bay, perfect for burning off energy before getting back on the bus

Plan your day here

Secondary Teachers

Enjoy exploring our exhibit areas or take your excursion to the wild side by tailoring an AQWA Adventure to your needs – Reefwalker, Ocean Safari and Dive/Snorkel with Sharks are all available to school groups.

Coming soon – Shark Sleep Overs

Experience the excitement of sleeping under the sea!

Discover more about our amazing marine animals with a night of exclusive tours, fun marine themed activities designed to educate and enthral, and a sleep over in Australia’s largest single aquarium surrounded by sharks, stingrays and hundreds of stunning fish.

Create an ocean educator login for exclusive access to; our ocean calendar full of themed dates to help you plan, activity sheets, curriculum links of an AQWA excursion, follow up activities, public liability certificate and all your excursion paperwork needs, tons of resources and activity ideas plus images of AQWA’s key marine life for use in your classroom and more!