Can you swim with sharks at Sydney Aquarium?
You can swim alongside sharks and a range of other marine life with a shark dive at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium. The question is do you dare? If you’re up for the thrill, then you’re in the right place to book this true bucket list adventure.
You’ll jump in the Sydney Aquarium shark tank for 30 minutes you won’t forget in a hurry! But before that happens you’ll receive all the instruction you need to get to grips with the scuba diving gear. Never been scuba diving before? Don’t worry, no previous diving experience is required as this experience is suitable for absolute beginners and certified divers alike.
The expert instructors will give you a scuba diving and equipment briefing, covering both theoretical and practical elements. You’ll get kitted out in your wetsuit and weight belt and spend some time in the training pool to get to grips with all the skills you need for your shark dive.
This personalised tuition will help you to make the most of the experience and feel comfortable in the water. After your dive you choose to take home souvenir photos of your experience and enjoy exploring the aquarium and its various talks and guided tours.
Where to swim with sharks in Sydney?
In many circumstances a swim with sharks would be an unexpected and maybe even scary activity, not to mention hard to arrange. Not so at Sydney Aquarium! If you’ve always wondered what it would be like to come face to face with a shark, here’s your chance to do it in a controlled and safe environment. The huge advantage of diving with sharks in this environment is that you can dive in all weather conditions and you know exactly what will be in the water with you.
What kind of sharks can you swim with in Sydney Aquarium?
You can expect to see an awesome range of marine life during your scuba dive in the Sydney Aquarium shark tank. There are more than 30 sharks in the tank, including up to 4.5-metre long Grey Nurse sharks, wobbegongs and Port Jackson sharks. You should also look out for four species of stingray, two species of marine turtles and other magnificent creatures of the deep.
While you’re looking out for sharks, your family and friends can look out for you from the comfort of the spectators’ tunnel. It’s a great spot for them to photograph your adventure and give you a wave. This shark dive adventure will give you an amazing perspective of these fascinating creatures.
How much to swim with sharks in Sydney Aquarium?
A shark dive at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium typically costs around $299 at the weekend and $239 on weekdays. But, prices can vary, and you may be able to get a better deal if there are any promotions, sales or special offers. Check the Adrenaline website for all the latest prices and best deals on shark dives.
How to book swim with shark experiences at Adrenaline?
Ready to take the plunge and book? It’s easy. Choose either the weekday or weekend shark dive Sydney experience and hit ‘Book Now’. You’ll then be given the option to select a date and time (browse the calendar to see what’s available). Then just proceed and fill in your details. Confirmation is sent quickly and easily via email.
Buying for someone else? A voucher might be the best option if you’re unsure when they’d like to do the experience. With their voucher they can pick a time that suits them best.