Hervey Bay Whale Watching Full Day Tour

Tour Code: 726

Departing: Hervey Bay

Pickup: Hervey Bay

Premium Whale Watching Tour
  • Whale Immersive Experience - Get even closer to the magnificent Humpback Whales with the option to enter the water on the in-water platform as the whales approach.
  • Eco friendly modern sailing vessel (max 24 passengers) No overcrowding.
  • Morning, Afternoon Tea and full buffet lunch including complimentary beverage (beer, wine or soft drink)
  • Expert commentary with over 30 years experience with marine mammals plus high quality service from passionate crew
  • Hydrophone to listen to the whales singing

Included In Price

  • Eco friendly, award winning, modern sailing vessel
  • Hydrophone to listen to the whales singing
  • Morning and afternoon tea
  • Delicious full buffet lunch
  • Complimentary beverage (beer, wine of soft drink)
  • Maximum of 24 passengers – no crowding for great views
  • Courtesy pick-up and drop-off from your accommodation
  • Exclusive In-water platform for a whale immersive experience (subject to conditions)
  • Free WiFi on board so you can instantly share your photos
  • Plenty of shaded seating
  • Low carbon footprint
  • Friendly multi-lingual crew

Experience the magnificent humpback whales with one of Hervey Bay's longest and only award winning whale watching sailing tour. Enjoy small numbers aboard the modern sailing catamaran, expert commentary plus whale immersive experience for a once in a lifetime experience!

Join Hervey Bay's only multi award winning whale watching sail vessel for an up close and personal whale experience! 

This full day whale watching tour offers expert commentary with over 30 years of experience with marine mammals and boasts low passenger numbers with a maximum of only 24 passengers - perfect for getting that great shot and taking in the stunning scenery.  

Cruising the calm waters of Hervey Bay, be ready for some tail-slapping, breaching and pectoral slapping permformed by the majestic humpback whales. 

Your full day whale watching tour includes morning and afternoon tea, plus a tasty buffet lunch including a complimentary beer, wine or soft drink. 

Listen to the whales sing with the onboard Hydrophone, and share your photos instantly with FREE WiFi onboard.

For a truely unique experience remember to bring your swimmers for the opportunity for a swim with whales immersive experience!

With an in-water platform you may be able to enter the water with the whales as the whales approach the vessel. Please note, this is only available if the conditions are right on the day.

You could also be fortunate to see Bottlenose Dolphins, turtles, dugongs, sharks, seals and sea birds. 

With experience and an advanced knowledge of the local Hervey Bay waters there is a very high rate of finding Humpback Whales however as every whale watching cruise is a unique experience and whales are wild animals, there is no guarantee.  

These magnificent creatures will take your breath away as you witness them in their own environment, creating life time memories. 

Ensure to book your Hervey Bay whale watching tour early to avoid missing out!  

We also have a range of Fraser Island day tours and overnight trips while you are exploring the Fraser Coast.

Full Day Whale Watching Tour - Hervey Bay

6:30am  Complimentary transfers from your Hervey Bay accommodation

7:30am  Departs the Great Sandy Straits Marina, Hervey Bay

11:00am Enjoy Morning Tea of antipasto platter and sweet baked goods enroute to the whales. 

1:00pm  Enjoy a delicious buffet lunch whilst taking in stunning views of the whales at play.

2:30pm  Time to say goodbye to the whales as we head back with afternoon tea served as you relax on the deck.

3:30pm Arrive back at the marina where you can board the courtesy bus for transfer back to your accommodation.

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Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Hervey Bay

Departure Time
  • Boat Departs 7:30am from the Great Sandy Straits Marina, Hervey Bay.
  • Courtesy pick up and drop from Hervey Bay accommodation available, or meet the vessel at 7:15am.
Pickup Locations

Hervey Bay


Hervey Bay

Months of Operation

July - October

Days of Operation


Whale watching tours operate 13th July to 23rd October


Full Day - approx 8 hours

Available for Purchase / Hire

Drinks and souvenirs

Fitness Level Required


Additional Information

Whale Immersive Experience opportunity - ensure to bring swimmers and towel in case the opportunity to enter the water with the whales.

Eco Certifications
Certified Tourism
  • Camera (charged)
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Jacket

Best suited for children 8 years and above.

All cancellations must be in writing. Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee. Please see our terms and conditions for details prior to booking.

Hervey Bay Whale Watching Full Day Tour

Tour Code: 726

Departing: Hervey Bay

Pickup: Hervey Bay

Premium Whale Watching Tour



Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$130.00
Family: au$580.00

Tour Code: 726



15 yrs & over

8 - 14 yrs

Ages of Children
(Discounts May Apply)
1300 231 118
+61 427 074 745
1300 231 118
+61 427 074 745

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