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1 Day UnderWater World Ticket - Gold Coast

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  • Amazing encounters with incredible animals
  • Meet a prehistoric lungfish, touch a starfish and get close to cruising sharks
  • Gain access to 7 different themed zones
  • Laugh at the antics of playful otters
  • See graceful rays and cruising sharks
  • Lots of opportunities to interact with UnderWater World staff


To make a booking for a family pass please select the appropriate option and make a booking for just one adult. A family pass entitles 2 adults and 2 children to use the service.

Enter a watery wonderland full of color, life and incredible creatures at one of the most popular attractions on Australia’s Sunshine Coast.

At the multi-award-winning UnderWater World you can explore everything that is weird and wonderful under the sea! Thousands of amazing creatures from seahorses to sharks and from cow fish to crocodiles are waiting to meet you at this exciting venue.

There are two great options for your 1-day ticket. One option gives you a super-value family ticket for a great day out for moms, dads and kids. The other option gives you individual entry.

Both tickets introduce you to an incredible collection of marine and freshwater animals including Asian small-clawed otters, a family of seals, sawfish, lungfish, turtles and tropical reef fish. You also get to see some fabulous shows and presentations.

This is an aquatic adventure that appeals to all ages.


Your 1-Day UnderWater World Ticket is your passport to a full-day of watery fun at an award-winning attraction on Australia’s Sunshine Coast. To gain entry to the park just present your booking voucher at the entrance and it will be exchanged for your Park ticket.

There are options for your ticket:

Individual Admission
Family Admission (2 Adults and 2 Children)

With either type of ticket you’ll have the opportunity to explore 7 unique zones including Touch and Tell, Weird and Wonderful, Seal Island, Otter Empire, Fresh and Freaky, Billabongs and Backyards, Crawly Creatures.

And you also gain admission to the special presentations and interpretive talks that give you the chance to interact with UnderWater World staff and ask them questions.

Here is some more detail about the delightful experiences on offer:

Touch and Tell: In this zone you can roll up your sleeves and touch a sea star or sea cucumber in the Touch Pool. This zone also houses the Great Barrier Reef exhibit, home to 133 species of sharks and rays and over 1500 species of fish.

Weird and Wonderful: Find out about the dangerous stonefish and ask about what a cow fish looks like! Be amazed by lionfish and the unusual role of the male seahorse!

Seal Island: An amazing seal show is full of surprises and maximum “seal-iness”!

Otter Empire: Meet the lively otters, the most mischievous animals at UnderWater World. They love to pose for photos!

Fresh and Freaky: Everything that is fresh and freaky to explore is here! See the sawfish, Marge the freshwater crocodile, and spot giant barramundi lurking in the depths and much more!

Billabongs and Backyards: See the ancient Queensland lungfish, the amazing archer fish and an ever-growing collection of baby freshwater turtles! Meet green tree frogs and the pest of the nation – the cane toad!

Crawly Creatures: See some of the ocean’s biggest marine crustaceans, the giant king crab and painted crayfish in the Crawly Creatures Zone.

After enjoying your day at UnderWater World, you’re free to make your way back to your accommodation.

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  • Very good!

    The exhibits are easy to see, well signed, the variety of animals is very good, it's easy to walk around and the shows are excellent!...

    Cherie Saltrick
  • Amazing Acquarium

    The exhibits are easy to see, well signed, the variety of animals is very good, and it's easy to walk around and the shows are excellent!...

    Cherie Saltrick
  • Great experience.

    The exhibits are easy to see, well signed, the variety of animals is very good, and it's easy to walk around and the shows are excellent!...

    Cherie Saltrick
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Activity Schedule

When does it run?



1 day

Start time

Park opening times: 9:00am - 4:30pm (Last admission 3:30pm)
Anzac Day opening hours: 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Duration: 1 day

Meeting point

Please make your way to Parkyn Parade The Wharf.

Ending point

The experience ends at UnderWater World

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  • Choice of:
  • Individual Admission Ticket: Admission into UnderWater World, presentations and talks
  • Family Admission (2 Adults and 2 Children) Ticket: Admission into UnderWater World, presentations and talks


  • Food and beverages


Don’t forget the camera!

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Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • Notification of unscheduled ride closures will appear on the notice board outside the main entry gate
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Cancellation policy

See the Cancellation policy for this product

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