Experience the excitement of sleeping under the sea with AQWA Shark Sleepovers!

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


  • The unique opportunity to explore AQWA’s exhibits by night with your own Ocean Guide
  • Watching a movie on a giant ship sail screen, complete with popcorn and snacks
  • Take home arts and crafts
  • “Camping” in Australia’s largest single aquarium; you’ll be sleeping beneath 3 million litres of water surrounded by sharks, stingrays, turtles and hundreds of fish!
  • Dinner: choice of 3 kids meals served in a treasure chest with chips, pop-top drink and novelty pirate-patch.*
  • Continental breakfast*
  • Exploring AQWA’s outdoor exhibits – including one of the largest living coral reef displays in the world, a sneak peek into a behind the scenes area, and our famous discovery pool where you can interact with living sea creatures.
  • A free return kids pass to AQWA!
  • *Special dietary requirements discussed at time of booking.

Public Shark Sleepovers:


  • April 13 Thursday – AQWA’s Birthday Slumber Party!
  • July 14 Friday – Shark Month Special
  • September 28 Thursday – Slime Time Special


  • WHEN: WA School Holidays
  • TIME: 6pm – 8am next day (overnight)
  • AGE/SUITABILITY: Kids only! Available for ages 7-12.
  • BOOKINGS: Bookings essential. Places limited.*
  • CONTACT: bookings@aqwa.com.au or (08) 9447 7500

*Please Note: Sleepover dates with varying themes are available throughout the WA School Holiday periods. Purchasing a Shark Sleepover Voucher does NOT include a booking into a particular Shark Sleepover session. You must book by contacting our bookings team.


$125 per child

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Alternatively you can buy your ticket over the phone or in person at AQWA reception from 10am-5pm, 7 days a week.

Private Shark Sleepovers:

A perfect option for school camps, graduation celebrations, sports and social club wind-ups and birthday parties!


  • Inclusions are the same as above, however the craft activity will vary.
  • Adult supervisors (teachers, group leaders, event organiser etc.) are permitted for private sleepovers only.


  • WHEN: Monday-Thursday year-round by request
  • TIME: 6pm – 8am next day (overnight)
  • AGE/SUITABILITY: Suitable for ages 7+, adult supervisors permitted at set ratios (see T&C when booking)
  • BOOKINGS: Bookings essential. Minimum/Maximum numbers and supervisor ratios apply
  • CONTACT: bookings@aqwa.com.au or (08) 9447 7500


$95 per child

Not available to buy online. Please contact or visit AQWA to confirm availability for private group bookings.


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