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Whale Watching Cruise from Redcliffe, Brisbane or the Sunshine Coast

  • Take in Moreton Bay views on your whale-watching cruise from Redcliffe
  • Learn about whale biology and behavior as you travel from a guide
  • Hearty buffet lunch provided on board
Whale Watching Cruise from Redcliffe, Brisbane or the Sunshine Coast
From US$101.73
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Departing Redcliff Jetty
Whale watching cruise departing Redcliffe Jetty. Boarding commences at 9am for a 10am departure and returns at 2.30pm. Buffet lunch included. Guaranteed Sighting
Departing Brisbane
Whale watching cruise from Redcliff Jetty including roundtrip transport from Brisbane from 8am. Buffet lunch included. Guaranteed whale sightings.
Departing the Sunshine Coast
Whale watching cruise from Redcliff Jetty including roundtrip transport from the Sunshine Coast from 7:45am. Buffet lunch included. Guaranteed whale sightings.

See the area's migrating whales from the best possible vantage point, the deck of whale-watching boat, on this half-day cruise from Redcliffe Jetty—with optional roundtrip transport from Brisbane or the Sunshine Coast. On a high-speed catamaran, ride through Moreton Bay, keeping an eye out for whales and listening to engaging commentary about their biology and behavior from your onboard guides. An included buffet lunch means you won't go hungry.

What to Expect

Head for Redcliffe Jetty to board the high-speed catamaran, custom-built for whale watching. Alternatively, if you upgraded to hotel pickup from Brisbane or the Sunshine Coast, be ready for a pickup at your hotel.

Once on board, choose a spot on the top-level sun deck or inside for some shade and views through floor-to-ceiling windows.

Search Moreton Bay for migrating humpback whales and learn about their biology and behavior through guided commentary. During the season (June through November) it's not unusual to see whales breaching or swimming beside the catamaran, so keep your camera ready.

Take a pause from sightseeing for an onboard buffet lunch comprised of salad, cold meats, and tiger prawns.

The whale-watching cruise ends at Redcliffe Jetty where it started. If you selected the round-trip transportation, the tour ends with hotel drop-off.

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1 - 5 of 141 reviews

Reviewed yesterday
Great day out!

We were highly impressed with the staff aboard this whale watching tour, they made every effort to ensure this day was memorable for us. Lovely vessel, very nice lunch and the whales completed a perfect day. One hundred percent recommended!

Thank libby988
Reviewed 2 days ago
Enjoyable day on the bay

Certainly went to an area with a lot of whales. It does not take long to get out there maximising your time to view these amazing creatures. There were multiple pods and although not extremely active we saw a few big splashes and plenty of...More

Thank Janell F
Reviewed 4 days ago
Awesome day out, memorable experience

I went on the Brisbane Whale watching cruise with my Mum and Boyfriend as a fun day out in July. It was fantastic and so memorable- The crew were friendly and helpful, the commentary onboard was informative and interesting. The whales were phenomenal and we...More

1  Thank Milly T
Reviewed 5 days ago
A truly magical experience

It was an absolutely fantastic experience. The weather was perfect and the crew members were absolutely on point with everything. They really make you part of the whole experience. The lunch was delicious. I highly recommend this experience to anybody visiting the Brisbane area.

Thank jcmu_90
Reviewed 1 week ago
Awesome Experience!

A great way to see the whales up close and personal, Captain Kerry and staff are just so friendly and knowledgable. And the lunch is lovely with the fresh prawns. We have been on Eye Spy five times and seen whales every time. Also easy...More

Thank larsenjenny62
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Joe S
29 June 2018|
Response from joanhessidence | Reviewed this property |
I am not a local, but our Airbnb hosts in Brisbane have not been as they have small children - too small to enjoy it at this time
geoff M
2 June 2018|
Response from SMN_RVN | Reviewed this property |
Hi Geoff. I have only just seen your question. I rang & made the booking over the phone as I wanted to make sure that we were booked on the same trip as our family, who had made their booking a few weeks earlier. I... More