Sea World Gold Coast

Sea World is a marine mammal park, oceanarium, and theme park located at Main Beach. It includes thrill rides although its focus is on animal exhibits and family-friendly attractions. The park is commercially linked to Warner Bros. Movie World and Wet’n’Wild Gold Coast as part of the theme park division of Village Roadshow.


Sea World Ticket Price

There are several ticketing options with the cheapest offers available when purchased in advance online. You can buy tickets directly on the website. If you are considering visiting other parks in their network (Warner Bros. Movie World, Wet’n’Wild Water World and Paradise Country) then you will want to consider the Super Pass or Mega Pass.


Ticket Offers Price
Single Day Pass  1 Day Pass to Sea World Gold Coast from $ 69
Three Day Pass unlimited entry for 3 consecutive days entry to 3 Parks: Warner Bros. Movie World, Sea World and Wet’n’Wild Water World. from $ 119
Village Roadshow Super Pass unlimited entry for 7 consecutive days to 3 Parks: Warner Bros. Movie World, Sea World and Wet’n’Wild Gold Coast. from $ 149
Village Roadshow Super Pass Savings Pack 4 Village Roadshow Super Passes with unlimited entry for 7 consecutive days to 3 Parks: Warner Bros. Movie World, Sea World and Wet’n’Wild Gold Coast. from $ 499
Village Roadshow Mega Pass Experience over 95 rides and attractions with a Village Roadshow Mega Pass, with unlimited entry for 14 consecutive days to 4 Parks: Warner Bros. Movie World, Sea World, Wet’n’Wild Water World and Paradise Country. from $ 179
Village Roadshow Locals One Pass Unlimited entry to 4 Parks for 12 Months – Valid for residents of Queensland and northern New South Wales postcodes 2450 – 2490 from $ 139


Sea World Rides

  • Jet Rescue – Ride a jet ski style coaster that reaches 2.5G
  • Storm Coaster  – Rollercoaster and the largest thrill ride at Sea World


Precincts at Sea World

  • Nickelodeon Land – more family fun and rides
  • The Reef at Castaway Bay – splash zone
  • Creatures of the Deep – Outdoor exhibit
  • Castaway Bay – Adventure Playground



Major Exhibits

  • Penguin Encounter & Penguin Point
  • Polar Bear Shores
  • Ray Reef
  • Sandy Shores Lagoon Dolphin Exhibit
  • Sea Jellies Illuminated
  • Seal Harbour
  • Shark Bay
  • Seabird Rehabilitation Aviary


Sea World Show Times

(Confirm at park)

Show About Time
Affinity Dolphin Presentation Discover the powerful affinity shared between these magical mammals and their human friends, and learn about how we can make a difference together to actively care for the precious life of the oceans. 11.15am and 3.30pm Daily
PAW Patrol on Holiday Show See Chase and Marshall from PAW Patrol 11:00am & 1:45pm Daily
Penguin Feeding Presentation Interactive presentation with the keepers and the Little penguins 10.45am and 3:00pm daily
Ray Reef Presentation You’ll learn all about the rays’ role in ocean ecosystems during this live educational presentation. 10.45am and 3pm daily
Jet Stunt Extreme Group precision ride sequences and head to head competition are just part of the fun. Don’t miss the thrilling ariel stunts and fast action! 1:30pm and 4:15pm Daily
Nickelodeon Character Meet and Greet Meet your favourite Nickelodeon Character from PAW Patrol’s Chase and Marshall, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Dora the Explorer, SpongeBob SquarePants, Patrick Star and Squidward! between 10.15am to 3.30pm
Seal Guardians Presentation Join Professor Swells and his team of Seal Guardians as they band together and enlist your help to save Sea Lab One. Plus, be sure to check out the new Behind the Scenes Presentation at 10.15am where you’ll see a live training session with the seals and learn all about animal behaviour enrichment and husbandry. 2.30pm
SpongeBob Squarepants 3D Movie Put on your 3-D glasses, sit back, and enjoy the show. It’s a highlight of the day not to be missed! Show times throughout the day
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Turtle Power LIVE The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles rise up out of the sewers to aid April and take on the Foot. 12pm Daily
Our World of the Dolphin Presentation Learn about these incredible mammals and the environment they call home, as well as ongoing rescue and rehabilitation activities. Conservation, education and research are at the core of everything we do. 12:30 PM Daily


Food at Sea World

The park does not allow you to bring your own food but you can bring in fruit and bottled water.

The main eateries inside the park are

  • Dockside Tavern
  • Lakeside Cafe
  • Fresh Focus Cafe
  • Village Bean
  • Prime Burgers
  • Pizza Shack
  • Sea World Resort Lobby Lounge


Getting to Sea World


Via Public Bus: 704 and 705 bus stop at the Sea World bus station. Check full rates and schedules via the journey planner at

By Car: Head to Seaworld Drive at Main Beach and follow that to the fourth roundabout and turn into the park entry. Parking is free.

By Shuttle: There are numerous shuttle services that run regular direct services between stops in the central areas/hotel pickup to Sea World.

By Limousine: They are a lot of limousine companies on the Gold Coast and rates are attractive for a personalized luxury service in a corporate car or stretch limousine

  • MyGoldCoastLimo – offers small van, luxury sedan, stretch, and super stretch limo


Sea World Location Map


Sea World Theme Park Map

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Close to town

4.0 rating

February 4, 2020

The big bonus with Sea World is the location, no need to head out the other side of the Gold Coast. The downside, it doesn’t have the big rides

Jay Henderson

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