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Hervey Bay Premium Whale Watching Cruise

Highlights
  • Head out to Platypus Bay for a 6-hour whale watching tour
  • Learn about the humpback whale and their migration to the Antarctic
  • Enjoy morning and afternoon tea and a buffet lunch on this premium tour
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Hervey Bay Premium Whale Watching Cruise
From US$74.02
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Premium Whale Watching Cruise per person rate
US$74.02
Family Rate
Premium Whale Watching Cruise. Rate for up to 2 adults and up to 3 children. Child ages are 4-14years, Under 4 are infants and as such free
US$88.83
Overview
Enjoy the majestic migration of humpback whales on this 6-hour whale watching cruise from Hervey Bay. Listen to informative commentary about the whales and their migration towards the Antarctic from your guides. This premium tour includes morning tea, a buffet lunch, and an afternoon tea with fruits and cheeses.
What to Expect

Begin your day at Great Sandy Strait Marina and hop on the 58-foot catamaran to start your premium whale watching tour.

Spend the day searching for humpback whales at Hervey Bay and Platypus Bay during their annual migration to the Antarctic. Listen to informative commentary about the whales and their migration while enjoying tea, coffee, and snacks throughout the day.

Sightings usually include fin splashes, tail slaps, and breaches from pods of whales as well as dolphins, turtles, and seabirds. The catamaran is equipped with a hydrophone, allowing you to listen to whale noises on board.

Enjoy a lunch buffet on board as you view the western beaches of Fraser Island. After a few afternoon nibbles, head back to the dock and head back to your hotel on the complimentary shuttle service.

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Reviewed yesterday
Spectacular whale watching experience

My wife Tracie and I had a fantastic full day cruise last week and experienced some of the most beautiful animals in the ocean. The captain and crew were absolutely brilliant and made the whole day so much fun. The food was great too and...More

Thank Tangowhisky7065
Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Best value longest trip 6hr cruise.

Smaller boat 45 people,morning tea lunch and afternoon sunset return.Amazing day on the water surrounding Frazer Island and all it has to offer.Several Whales,dolphins,bird life,single on the beaches.Great commentary plenty of room to move around. Highly recommend.

Thank Shazzza32
Reviewed yesterday
Delivered in spades

It was our first whale watch so we were very selective on who we went with. I am so so glad we chose freedom 111, great vessel great food, enjoyable trip and fantastic crew. The whale experience was way far above my expectations, what an...More

Thank les b
Reviewed 2 days ago
Fabulous, relaxing day

From the moment we were collected and delivered to the Boat Freedom 111, the service was wonderful. The crew were all very friendly and informative. We saw whales, turtles and dolphins. Couldn't believe just how close the whales came to the boat. Tea and coffee...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 2 days ago
What a whale of a day.

Wonderful day out watching whales. Words cannot describe the sensation of several whales surfaced just next to your boat, and they just watch you. A must for every age and most levels of agility. A magic day and awe inspiring experience. Tick off the bucket...More

Thank Pat C
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