Whale Watching Hervey Bay - Half-Day Premium Whale Watching Cruise

Premium Whale Watching Tour

Tour Code: 710

Prices From

au$115

Live Availability - Book Now

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

Child: au$60.00
Family: au$310.00

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Experience incredible close encounters with humpback whales on half-day Hervey Bay guaranteed whale watch cruises. Listen to whales sing underwater on hydrophones, enjoy Free WIFI, morning tea/afternoon tea, lunch, licensed bar, on luxury whale watching boat

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Highlights

  • Award-winning, environmentally friendly guaranteed whale watch tour
  • Luxury, purpose-built whale and dolphin watch boat with multi-level viewing and extra-wide decks
  • Listening to the Whales sing via the underwater hydrophone
  • The only half day whale watch tour to provide lunch

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Whale Watching Tours Hervey Bay

A premium, mid-sized, guaranteed half-day Hervey Bay whale watching tour with low passenger numbers of 25 to 45 and a strong focus on ecological practices and sustainability.

Offering a convenient choice of and extended morning or afternoon departure times.

Our luxury half-day Hervey Bay whale watch cruise operates during whale migration season, from July to October, and includes:

  • Guaranteed whale sightings (or free return ticket)
  • Local knowledge and expert fauna commentary with an emphasis on whales
  • Friendly, experienced whale watching crew with over 30 years’ experience
  • Complimentary filtered water, loose leaf tea, herbal tea, coffee and milo available all day
  • Delicious morning/afternoon tea AND lunch (special dietary requirements catered for on request and with reasonable notice)
  • Kids activity sheets and toddler toys
  • Courtesy pick-up and drop-off in Hervey Bay

Whale Watch Tour Boat Features

Specs:

Length: 16.4m beam 6.8m Draft 1.4m
Engines: 2 x Cummins QSB5.9 Horsepower 355

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Included In Price

  • Guaranteed sightings (or free return ticket)
  • Friendly, experienced whale watching crew (over 30 years’ experience)
  • Expert whale watching commentary and local knowledge
  • Courtesy pick-up and drop-off in Hervey Bay
  • Hydrophone to listen to the whales’ sing
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Low passenger numbers (only carries 70% of actual capacity)
  • Morning tea & buffet lunch (morning cruise)
  • Light lunch & afternoon tea (afternoon/sunset cruise)
  • Fully licensed bar, well-stocked bar for purchases
  • Complimentary filtered water, tea, coffee and Milo
  • Kids activity sheets and toddler toys
  • Wheelchair/pram ramps, access and toilet
  • Extra wide decks provide excellent viewing and seating
  • Open-air viewing on two levels and water level viewing area
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
Departs From

Hervey Bay

Departure Time
  • Morning Cruise - Departs: 8.00am - Returns: 1.00pm
  • Afternoon Cruise - Departs: 2.00pm - Returns: 6.00pm
Departure Instructions

Departs/returns: Great Sandy Straits Marina

Pickup Locations

Hervey Bay

Destinations
  • Hervey Bay
  • Platypus Bay
Months of Operation

July - October

Days of Operation

Daily

Whale watch morning cruise operates from 13 July to 30 October 2019
Whale watch afternoon cruise operates from 20 July to 13 October 2019

Duration

Half day extended morning or afternoon cruise
Extended Morning Cruise: 5 hours
Afternoon/Sunset Cruise: 4 hours

What to Bring
  • Camera (charged batteries)
  • Comfortable flat shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Jacket
  • Sunglasses
  • Re-fillable Water bottle
  • Cash/card for purchases
Available for Purchase / Hire
  • Souvenirs, drinks and snacks available for purchase on board
  • Alcohol can be purchased at the bar on board
Fitness Level Required

Low, Disabled

Child Policy

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Cancellation Policy

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.

  • Cancellations made 24 hours or more in advance of tour date will receive a full refund.
  • Tour is subject to favourable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date.
  • In the event that no whales are spotted, you will receive a return ticket to come again at a future date.
Additional Information

Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking.

Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified
Experience incredible close encounters with humpback whales on half-day Hervey Bay guaranteed whale watch cruises. Listen to whales sing underwater on hydrophones, enjoy Free WIFI, morning tea/afternoon tea, lunch, licensed bar, on luxury whale watching boat

Read More

Highlights

  • Award-winning, environmentally friendly guaranteed whale watch tour
  • Luxury, purpose-built whale and dolphin watch boat with multi-level viewing and extra-wide decks
  • Listening to the Whales sing via the underwater hydrophone
  • The only half day whale watch tour to provide lunch

Perfect Selfie

Share your selfie on our Facebook page and tag your best Instagram pics with #barrierreefaustralia for your chance to be featured.

Itinerary

Whale Watching Tours Hervey Bay

A premium, mid-sized, guaranteed half-day Hervey Bay whale watching tour with low passenger numbers of 25 to 45 and a strong focus on ecological practices and sustainability.

Offering a convenient choice of and extended morning or afternoon departure times.

Our luxury half-day Hervey Bay whale watch cruise operates during whale migration season, from July to October, and includes:

  • Guaranteed whale sightings (or free return ticket)
  • Local knowledge and expert fauna commentary with an emphasis on whales
  • Friendly, experienced whale watching crew with over 30 years’ experience
  • Complimentary filtered water, loose leaf tea, herbal tea, coffee and milo available all day
  • Delicious morning/afternoon tea AND lunch (special dietary requirements catered for on request and with reasonable notice)
  • Kids activity sheets and toddler toys
  • Courtesy pick-up and drop-off in Hervey Bay

Whale Watch Tour Boat Features

Specs:

Length: 16.4m beam 6.8m Draft 1.4m
Engines: 2 x Cummins QSB5.9 Horsepower 355

Read More

Included In Price

  • Guaranteed sightings (or free return ticket)
  • Friendly, experienced whale watching crew (over 30 years’ experience)
  • Expert whale watching commentary and local knowledge
  • Courtesy pick-up and drop-off in Hervey Bay
  • Hydrophone to listen to the whales’ sing
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Low passenger numbers (only carries 70% of actual capacity)
  • Morning tea & buffet lunch (morning cruise)
  • Light lunch & afternoon tea (afternoon/sunset cruise)
  • Fully licensed bar, well-stocked bar for purchases
  • Complimentary filtered water, tea, coffee and Milo
  • Kids activity sheets and toddler toys
  • Wheelchair/pram ramps, access and toilet
  • Extra wide decks provide excellent viewing and seating
  • Open-air viewing on two levels and water level viewing area
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
Departs From

Hervey Bay

Departure Time
  • Morning Cruise - Departs: 8.00am - Returns: 1.00pm
  • Afternoon Cruise - Departs: 2.00pm - Returns: 6.00pm
Departure Instructions

Departs/returns: Great Sandy Straits Marina

Pickup Locations

Hervey Bay

Destinations
  • Hervey Bay
  • Platypus Bay
Months of Operation

July - October

Days of Operation

Daily

Whale watch morning cruise operates from 13 July to 30 October 2019
Whale watch afternoon cruise operates from 20 July to 13 October 2019

Duration

Half day extended morning or afternoon cruise
Extended Morning Cruise: 5 hours
Afternoon/Sunset Cruise: 4 hours

What to Bring
  • Camera (charged batteries)
  • Comfortable flat shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Jacket
  • Sunglasses
  • Re-fillable Water bottle
  • Cash/card for purchases
Available for Purchase / Hire
  • Souvenirs, drinks and snacks available for purchase on board
  • Alcohol can be purchased at the bar on board
Fitness Level Required

Low, Disabled

Child Policy

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Cancellation Policy

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.

  • Cancellations made 24 hours or more in advance of tour date will receive a full refund.
  • Tour is subject to favourable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date.
  • In the event that no whales are spotted, you will receive a return ticket to come again at a future date.
Additional Information

Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking.

Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified

Tour Code: 710

Prices From

au$115

Live Availability - Book Now

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

Child: au$60.00
Family: au$310.00

Check Prices and Availability Have A Question? Call +61 7 4059 59 59

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