Whale Watching Tour Cairns - Private Charter Boat

Tour Code: 211

Prices From

au$3,750

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

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

Looking for more tours in Cairns Tropical North Queensland?

The whale season (June-Sept) brings a lot of excitement to the coastlines of Australia and tour boats and private charter boats become booked out very early with guests wanting to see these magnificent creatures in the wild playing freely.

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Highlights

  • Whale season June to August

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 Cairns

Cairns really has only two seasons in the year, the dry season and the green season.

The dry season is the northern winter season and this is when the giant Humpback Whale and Dwarf Minke Whales begin their annual migration to the safe waters of the Great Barrier Reef in Australia.

Dependant on water temperatures these majestic creatures make their way north along the East coast of Australia in search of warm and safe waters to calve and search for new mates during the months of May to September.

Tailed on this annual migration by the cold water predators such as the Great White Shark, our protected coral reef barrier provides the perfect location and opportunity for the Humpbacks and Dwarf Minke Whales to raise their young over these months and fatten them up for the return journey southward to the Antarctic. 

These massive whales have to swim an epic 12,000-kilometre journey to reach the Great Barrier Reef and do not stop to eat along the way as they are driven to keep swimming by their internal migrational instincts.  

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Included In Price

  • This Whale Watching charter is seasonal (June to September) and depends on whales migration numbers
  • Commentary and education
  • Lunch
  • Morning & afternoon tea
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time

Approx 8.00am

Departure Instructions

Meet at vessel at Marlin Marina, 1 Spence Street, Cairns

Destinations

Outer Great Barrier Reef

Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

What to Bring
  • Camera (charged)
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
Fitness Level Required

Low

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.

  • Operator's Cancellation Policy: If made 120 days or more before the departure date all monies paid will be refunded (less $100.00 administration charge).
  • If made within 120 days before the department date, then a refund will only be made if the charter time can be resold at the same price. If only a partial resale is obtained, then the refund will be on a pro-rata basis.
  • We will make every endeavour to resell any cancelled charter time and will accept a resale by you if the buyer is suitable to us.
  • If the charter is cancelled by Moana Fishing Charters prior to departure , all monies will be refunded in full.
Additional Information

Transfers can be organised upon request

The whale season (June-Sept) brings a lot of excitement to the coastlines of Australia and tour boats and private charter boats become booked out very early with guests wanting to see these magnificent creatures in the wild playing freely.

Read More

Highlights

  • Whale season June to August

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 Cairns

Cairns really has only two seasons in the year, the dry season and the green season.

The dry season is the northern winter season and this is when the giant Humpback Whale and Dwarf Minke Whales begin their annual migration to the safe waters of the Great Barrier Reef in Australia.

Dependant on water temperatures these majestic creatures make their way north along the East coast of Australia in search of warm and safe waters to calve and search for new mates during the months of May to September.

Tailed on this annual migration by the cold water predators such as the Great White Shark, our protected coral reef barrier provides the perfect location and opportunity for the Humpbacks and Dwarf Minke Whales to raise their young over these months and fatten them up for the return journey southward to the Antarctic. 

These massive whales have to swim an epic 12,000-kilometre journey to reach the Great Barrier Reef and do not stop to eat along the way as they are driven to keep swimming by their internal migrational instincts.  

Read More

Included In Price

  • This Whale Watching charter is seasonal (June to September) and depends on whales migration numbers
  • Commentary and education
  • Lunch
  • Morning & afternoon tea
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time

Approx 8.00am

Departure Instructions

Meet at vessel at Marlin Marina, 1 Spence Street, Cairns

Destinations

Outer Great Barrier Reef

Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

What to Bring
  • Camera (charged)
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
Fitness Level Required

Low

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.

  • Operator's Cancellation Policy: If made 120 days or more before the departure date all monies paid will be refunded (less $100.00 administration charge).
  • If made within 120 days before the department date, then a refund will only be made if the charter time can be resold at the same price. If only a partial resale is obtained, then the refund will be on a pro-rata basis.
  • We will make every endeavour to resell any cancelled charter time and will accept a resale by you if the buyer is suitable to us.
  • If the charter is cancelled by Moana Fishing Charters prior to departure , all monies will be refunded in full.
Additional Information

Transfers can be organised upon request

Tour Code: 211

Prices From

au$3,750

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

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

Looking for more tours in Cairns Tropical North Queensland?

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