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Wilsons Prom Whale Cruise

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    What to Expect
    Meet at Port Welshpool where your captain and crew will welcome you aboard the comfortable 62-foot (19-meter) motorized catamaran. Indoor and outdoor decks with ample seating provide excellent views as your boat sails over to Wilsons Promontory National Park, affectionately known as The Prom.

    Situated on the southernmost point of mainland Australia, Wilsons Promontory encompasses a vast nature reserve laced with swimming and surfing beaches along Bass Strait. The park harbors abundant native wildlife including kangaroos, wombats, echidnas, emus and colorful birds like rosellas and parrots, while dolphins, seals and whales are often spotted offshore. On this cruise you will join the search for the majestic humpback whales on their southerly migration. 

    Throughout the day, your captain shares informative and entertaining commentary. As you approach Wilsons Promontory, its historic 1859 lighthouse comes into view, perched on the southernmost point of Australia's mainland. Enjoy close views of the lighthouse, which by land can only be reached on foot by walking 11 miles (18 km).

    Enjoy freshly made lunch on board in a remote cove. With morning and afternoon tea, you won't go hungry.

    At the end of a memorable 6-hour cruise, your captain returns you to Port Welshpool.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Port Welshpool 10am
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Duration
    6h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Live commentary on board
    • Morning tea
    • Lunch
    • Coffee and/or Tea
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible (Not recommended for children under the age of 4-years or those with limited mobility)
    • Cruises are weather dependent, please contact your local tour operator prior to departure. Please dress appropriately.
    • Operates in open water. The vessel motion may cause discomfort to those who are affected by motion sickness
    • Stroller accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 80 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    I would highly recommend this company and cruise. The crew were amazing, very friendly, knowledgeable and the trip was amazing we saw bird life, seals and of course whales.
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    Just back from a fabulous day on the Wilsons Prom Whale Cruise. The scenery and wildlife were beautiful and after some patience we were rewarded with a whale breeching. 10/10 for the crew who were always friendly and helpful. Being out on bass strait it's not for everyone, but
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    Had an absolutely wonderful day out on the Wilsons Prom Whale Watching cruise today. The crew we all incredibly friendly and knowledgeable, never missing a beat to make sure all passengers were doing well. I look forward to booking with them again!
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    Response from jrd_50, Environmental Officer at Wilsons Prom Whale Cruise
    Responded 2 days ago
    Thank you so much for your great review! It is a pretty spectacular experience ... the whales, the Prom. the dolphin! We are so glad you had a great time and hope to see you aboard again soon. Cecilia
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    We had a fantastic day and were fortunate to have cam clear weather too. Staff were very considerate of the animals and we enjoyed their shared knowledge. For us it was a brilliant experience, and highly recommend it to anyone who loves the sea, animals and seeing Wilson's Prom
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    Response from jrd_50, Environmental Officer at Wilsons Prom Whale Cruise
    Responded 2 days ago
    Thanks you so much for the review. Believe it or not, every time we go out there we have a whale of a time too! We are so glad you had a great time and hope to see you again soon! Cecilia
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    This cruise is highly recommended for anyone loving stunning scenery, dolphins, birds, seals and whales. The Captain and crew are locals and very knowledgeable about the area and the mammal's behaviours. The cruise is well catered for and even though the sea was choppy, it was
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    Response from jrd_50, Environmental Officer at Wilsons Prom Whale Cruise
    Responded 2 days ago
    Thanks so much for your great review. If only the sea would behave but alas it has its own mind sometimes! But nonetheless, whales don't care if the sea is choppy and that is great for us.eat time and hope to see you again soon! Cecilia
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