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What’s On These School Holidays!

  • Thursday 6th January 2022
  • Madame Tussauds Sydney, WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, Sydney Tower Eye, Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures, Legoland Discovery Centre Melbourne, SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium, SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast, SEA LIFE Kelly Tarltons, Otway Fly Treetop Adventures

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Looking for some fun activities to keep the family entertained this summer? These January school holidays, valid Passholders can use their Merlin Annual Pass to experience the BEST FUN at our magical attractions!


  • Madame Tussauds Sydney

Don’t miss the Superhero Event of the YEAR! Immerse yourself with our new Spider-Man™ experience exclusive to Madame Tussauds Sydney! Visit Madame Tussauds Sydney these school holidays and be one of the first to capture the ultimate photo moment with SPIDER-MAN™ from the new movie SPIDER-MAN™: NO WAY HOME!

Then, strike a pose with our newest celeb, Zendaya as you explore the newly revamped fashion zone with all new experiences and unmissable photo moments with the world’s hottest celebrities. Don't forget to grab your free ULTIMATE KIDS PASS activity booklet and see if you can complete the Madame Tussauds Sydney fashion challenge!

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  • WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo

Up next at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, experience the best of Australia’s wildlife right in the heart of Sydney! Discover some of the most endangered creatures in the world including Tasmanian Devils, a friendly Quokka and an adorable Numbat! Snap a selfie with a croc or get up close to a very cute mob of kangaroos - you might even be able to pat and feed them!

Plus, NEW this summer, listen to our new Tree Kangaroo Keeper Talk every day at 10.30am and learn everything about our adorable Kofi! Upon entry, kids will also receive a special ULTIMATE KIDS PASS activity booklet that will take them on a journey of fun around Darling Harbour.

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  • SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium

For your next stop on the journey of fun visit SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium where you will discover a magical underwater world by getting up close to Sydney’s only sub-Antarctic penguins or snap a selfie with a shark!

Plus, exclusive to the summer school holidays, three lucky families will be picked at random each day to receive a behind the scenes experience helping our aquarist feed some of our special friends, from feeding the turtles to threading lettuce for Pig the Dugong or hand feeding the spitting archerfish, you never know what animal you will get to feed if you’re the lucky family chosen! Upon entry, kids will receive a special ULTIMATE KIDS PASS activity booklet that will take them on a journey of fun around Darling Harbour!

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  • Sydney Tower Eye

Prepare to be WOWED! The newly expanded experience Brickman Cities powered by LEGO® City is here for the school holidays at the Sydney Tower Eye! This exhibition showcases the life and architecture of five of the world's greatest cities - Dubai, London, New York, Tokyo and, of course, Sydney!

This summer, trace each city’s evolution all the way from 1000AD to today in a fun, educational way and then check out the exclusive LEGO® 4D Movie! Don’t forget to meet Emmet Brickowski from The LEGO® Movie! Plus, kids can pick up some complimentary LEGO® colouring worksheets and activities to complete in front of Sydney views or to take home! And for an additional $5.50 - build and take home your very own mini LEGO City Helicopter!

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  • Illawarra Fly Treetop Adventures

Visit the magical fairies and gnomes that call the Illawarra Rainforest home, as you journey through the enchanted Treetop Walk and visit the new Gnome Meadow these summer holidays!

Our magical residents of Gnome Meadow and Fairy Forest have their own unique homes and tales to tell, and can be found on the walk down to the elevated steel walkway in our Fairy Village and along the bushwalk on the way back to the Visitor Centre. Once you've completed the Treetop Walk trail, head back to the Visitor Centre and grab a coloured ribbon to place on our fairy ribbon tree. Make sure you make a wish as you tie the ribbon on!

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  • LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Melbourne

Ready to dive deep into the depths? LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Melbourne is recruiting Junior Divers these holidays to go on an underwater quest! Spot all the sharks in MINILAND® Melbourne in order to keep all our Minilanders safe! Once you complete your mission, collect your Junior Diver's License!

Then experience our brand new underwater themed stop motion stations, where you can create awesome short movies like… a ferocious octopus circling a reef full of fish! Oh my! What cool films will you make?

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  • SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium

GET YOUR FLIPPERS READY! The coolest place to be this summer is SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium! Get ready to become a Junior Penguin Keeper this school  holidays by completing the activity booklet and collecting your FREE Junior Penguin Keepers certificate and sticker!

Plus, each day during these school holidays – SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium will be hosting a live talk so you can ‘Meet the Keeper’ at 11:00am where our penguin keepers will step into the exhibit and introduce you to the colony!

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  • Otway Treetop Adventures

Fly into Otway Fly Treetop Adventures these school holidays and discover the magical enchanted forest featuring fairies, dragons and more! Fitted with a whimsical neighbourhood of fairy homes and their magical inhabitants, snuggled within a magical nook in the Otway Fly Treetop Adventures trail.

Which path will you take? Will you follow the dragon’s footsteps and discover what’s landed in the dragon’s nest? Visit us over these summer holidays and receive your Enchanted Forest activity booklet!

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  • SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast

It’s time to Discover Sharklife at SEA LIFE Sunshine Coast Aquarium! During these school holidays, you will have the opportunity to sink your teeth into the world of these magnificent but often misunderstood sea creatures.

This summer holidays, visitors can discover all there is to know about the 11 different shark species at the Aquarium through a range of activities focusing on myth-busting, conservation and fun facts!

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  • SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s

At SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s, kids can discover incredible local aquatic animals these school holidays as they go on a journey through the underwater world and complete activities with a complimentary ‘Love Your Local Marine Life’ activity booklet!

Go on an octopus hunt and keep your eyes peeled for octopus plushies placed around the aquarium and holding letters that help reveal the secret keyword. Explore each tank for answers to the Marine Animal Quiz. Learn about local marine animals from Long Fin Eels to Eagle Rays, from Pig Fish to Pufferfish and everything in-between!

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