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Review of Sea World

Sea World
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US$92.49*
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Gold Coast Theme Park Pass: Movie World, Sea...
Ranked #14 of 34 things to do in Main Beach
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Reviewed 17 June 2014

We spent quiet a few hours slowly walking around having a look. I enjoyed seeing the marine animals, seal show and watching them train the dolphins. My husband managed to get me on the rides they have there and I would strongly suggest to take a spare set of clothes including underwear. The park is not very big but it is worth going to. There was plenty of locker space close to the rides to put your belongings thou the price they charge ($2 for an hour) could be done a little bit different, like having the lockers just as you kine up for the ride. Over all I really enjoyed the experience and would go again.

Thank Donna C
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Reviewed 16 June 2014 via mobile

It was a bit disappointing. We managed to complete the visit in 2 hours. There were limited rights and exhibits. The only plus point was its shark and polar bear exhibits. Souveniers were a bit weak as well, and many were ugly looking.

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Reviewed 16 June 2014 via mobile

Boring, grey, the staff members look bored & indifferent (except those who did the dolphin show).

Many of the rides were "closed for maintenance", which meant that the operating rides had longer queues :(. Funnily enough, however, there were PLENTY of coin-operated game machines that worked perfectly well!!

Can barely thing of any positives :/. The monorail couldn't get more boring; the rides are similar to what Movie World offers; u feel sorry for the sea lions during their show.

I can understand why some groups work on closing this park. In my view its totally uneccesary, & a big disappointment. Perhaps trial a different theme park? I wouldn't waste money & time on this one :(.



Thank lenatrave
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Reviewed 14 June 2014 via mobile

I felt that the Sea World is rather small. You can literally complete walking the theme park in 15 mins.
Overall, I love the dolphin, seal and jetski performance. Very entertaining. Storm ride and jetski racer are amazing. I was totally drenched after riding the
storm! There really isn't much things to see in this theme park other than 2 polar bears, penguin & shark. Overall its still worth to spent some time here.

Thank 10PiPi
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Reviewed 12 June 2014 via mobile

Highlight is the seal show. Very cute ans clever. The dolphin show is average, really just the dolphins jumping out of the water without a good story like the seal show. The jetski show is worth a look too.

There aren't many rides and the viper is closed at the moment. I enjoyed the storm however you will get wet or in my case drenched. Be prepared for this. The jetski racer is also a good ride which is quick.

I recommend that you leave everything in the car and only take a credit card and you ticket as you can't bring anything, including hats and sunglasses and items in your pocket for the roller coaster.

The polar bears looked very happy and were enjoying running around and eating. The underground viewing area of the shark area is also pretty cool.

Overall the park is nice, the animals see happy but there aren't many rides or much to do at the park.

Thank nziv2
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