Behind the Scenes at Polar Bear Shores

Get the experience of a lifetime and go behind the scenes at Polar Bear Shores.

Land-Based Animal Adventure

Land-Based Animal Adventure

Age: 5+ (Children 5-13 years must accompanied by a participating adult 18+)

Guided by an Educational Officer

Learn about Sea World's Polar Bears

Details of the Program

Get the experience of a lifetime and go behind the scenes at Polar Bear Shores.

You’ll be guided by a Sea World Education Officer on an exciting journey of discovery as you learn about the Polar bears' impressive abilities, their care at Sea World and the conservation of this amazing species.

Polar Bear Shores is home to Hudson, Nelson, Liya and now cub Mishka. These are the only Polar bears in Australia, and the exhibit replicates the Arctic summer.

You may have the opportunity to see the kitchen area where all their food is prepared, as well as view the dens and play areas where the Polar bears spend time when not on exhibit

Program duration is approximately 45 minutes. All participants of this experience must hold a valid pass to enter the park.

  • Participants aged 5 - 8 years of age must be accompanied by a full paying adult aged 18yrs+
  • Participants aged 9 - 13 years of age must be accompanied by a full paying adult aged 14yrs+
  • Participants must be able to speak and/or understand English, or have a translator participate in the program with them. There are no complimentary programs for translators. Persons acting as a translator must advise staff at the start of the program. Translators must satisfy all criteria.
  • Participants must wear footwear
  • Participants must follow directions quickly to the satisfaction of staff
  • Participants must be able to quickly exit the back of house area unassisted
  • All personal belongings and effects, including bags, are not permitted on the tour
  • Photography is not permitted whilst in the back-of-house areas
  • Guests with disabilities are asked to call Customer Connect on 07 5519 6202 directly to determine suitability to participate in the Animal Adventures programs. Please note a limited number of special needs programs are available for people with disabilities that otherwise prohibit them from participating

*Please be advised that Peanut Butter is used in the Polar Bear shores area. Please advise staff of any allergy concerns.

All participants, or a legal guardian (18 years or over), will be required to sign a liability release form and criteria check-list before beginning the program.

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