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Whale watching with Whalesong Cruises in Hervey Bay will leave you with cherished memories to last a lifetime. An ultimate bucket list experience is to watch breaching, pec/tail slapping, spy-hopping, majestic Humpback whales in their natural environment; sometimes so close to the boat you could almost touch them. This experience in Hervey Bay's calm waters is like no other and on board Whalesong, you can relax and enjoy the entire experience whilst the friendly, experienced and COVID-19 safety trained crew look after you and your friends and family's needs. Choose between our Extended Morning (5 hour cruise) or our Afternoon + Sunset (4 hour cruise) Whale Watching experiences. There's no better cruise than the other nor best time of day for watching whales - they are wild animals and will behave on their terms. You pick the time of day that best suits your plans. Also, there's no need to worry about what to eat; Whalesong Cruises is the only half day Whale Watch boat tour in Hervey Bay to include meals, representing excellent value for money.
Freedom Whale Watch
Courtesy pick-up from hotel accommodation is available. Departing at 9:30 and returning not before 3:30pm each day from late July to the end of October. Freedom Whale Watch is fully compliant with the latest Health and safety regulations resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. Cruise the sheltered waters of Hervey Bay to the Great Sandy Marine Park which is renowned as the playground for visiting humpback whales as they migrate south to the Antarctic waters. Expert commentary from your skipper will educate and inform you about the unique aspects of whale watching in Platypus Bay which is formed by Fraser Island and the mainland. Hervey Bay is world renown and recognised as the first accredited Whale Heritage Site by the World Cteacean Alliance. Freedom Whale Watch is also Eco Accredited. We operate in an environmentally friendly way to ensure both the safety of our marine creatures as well as our guests. Please feel free to bring your reusable coffee cup for hot or cold drinks.
Experience the best whale watching Queensland has to offer; enjoy the trip of a lifetime aboard Tasman Venture. Get up close and personal with the majestic humpback whales, and enjoy their close encounters. The luxurious 20 metre catamaran is especially designed for whale watching, giving you clear viewing decks, underwater viewing rooms, hydrophone, unique viewing platform and underwater camera. Our friendly, experienced and accredited staff will give you an amazing experience you will never forget. Tasman Venture Whale Cruise Includes: Guaranteed whale sighting (or return ticket) - Expert accredited commentary - Tea/coffee with biscuits, cake & antipasto platter on the way home - Hydrophone equipped to hear the whales sing - Fully licensed bar - Free Wi-Fi - Underwater viewing rooms (see the whales in their natural environment) - Access to the unique viewing platform (gets you to eye level with the whales) - Free "Close Encounters" Whale Watch DVD - Multi lingual staff and whale information in 6 languages - Air-conditioned comfort in all cabin areas
Boat Club Hervey Bay
The Boat Club Hervey Bay offers a 4hr whale watching cruise and includes: Morning/Afternoon tea, expert commentary on the whales, 3 viewing decks, air conditioned, fully licensed. Cruises depart the Hervey Bay marina daily Morning: 8:30am Afternoon: 1:30pm. Captained and crewed by our experienced team with many years of local whale watch experience you're in for a great day. Scan the seas for a flash or a splash, signalling the start of your awe-inspiring experience. Watch the gentle giants of the sea spy-hop, tail slap and breach. Hold your breath while courting adults ‘boat’ around the vessel playing hide and seek as they are attracted to the Amaroo's bright colours. Experience an up close and personal mugging as they move in to watch you, watching them. You won’t miss a minute of the action as they lurch from the waves before your eyes. A 40-tonne migrating humpback whale just metres away from you is breathtaking! Whale watching from Hervey Bay is truly is like no other place. Experience whale watching at its best from the whale watching capital of world.
Spirit of Hervey Bay
The Spirit Of Hervey Bay offers a trip of a lifetime without spending a fortune. Cruise at a fast 22 knots, 6 levels of viewing decks, underwater viewing rooms, waterline viewing platform. Courtesy transfers between Hervey Bay tourist accommodation and marina. Complimentary morning and afternoon tea - Free Wifi connection - Expert commentary on the whales and features of Fraser Island - Cruise at a fast 22 knots, means less time travelling, more time with our active, friendly whales- 6 Viewing decks spread over 5 spacious levels - Perfect for photo opportunities of whales, Fraser Is, turtles, dolphins, sea birds. Personal space at a premium to move around at your leisure, ideal for front row viewing. Hydrophone equipped to listen to the whales singing underwater Largest Underwater Viewing Rooms with windows to spy the whales underwater Our fast boat means you get maximum time to spend with the whales, less travelling. Kids activities including colouring in, toys, activity booklet. Luxurious and stable catamaran. 30 Years family owned and operated whale watching business
Blue Dolphin Marine Tours
Blue Dolphin Marine Tours Whale Watching Encounter - Whales, Dolphins and Champagne aboard a fast modern sailing vessel. The longest running and only award winning sailing tour operator. Be one of the few, not the many. We are Hervey Bay's longest running and only award winning sailing tour operator. Brand new superior eco-friendly vessel for 2011. Most experienced with marine mammals - over 31 years, including 14 years with Seaworld and a summer with the Australian Antarctic Division. Whale and dolphin watch operator since 1996. Full Day Exclusive Whale Watch (late July to end October) (Please note; Best suited for children 8 years and above ) With low passengers numbers, no crowding great views. Depart 7.30am and return 3.30pm or when we are all happy. Morning, afternoon tea and quality served lunch with complimentary drink. In water whale experience platform, hydrophone and viewing scopes. Fast modern sailing vessel giving you the most time with the whales. Full walk around decks and lots of shaded seating.