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Western Cape Eco Tours

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John Evans Dr, Weipa, Queensland 4874, Australia
+61 7 4069 8084
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Crocodile Spotting

We decided to do the Sunset tour and it was great and very informative and the wine and nibbles... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Magrbr
,
West Hobart
via mobile
WEIPA WONDERS ON THE SUNSET CRUISE

4.30 departure from Evans Landing, takes visitors out into Albatross Bay, learning about bauxite... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jayne J
,
Mackay, Australia
via mobile
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Wildlife spotting and scenic boat cruise.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“bird life” (7 reviews)
“high tide” (4 reviews)
“great tour” (3 reviews)
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John Evans Dr, Weipa, Queensland 4874, Australia
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+61 7 4069 8084
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to do the Sunset tour and it was great and very informative and the wine and nibbles were very yummy. But we didn't see any crocodiles. So the owners kindly let us do a low tide tour the next day and it was...More

Thank Magrbr
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

4.30 departure from Evans Landing, takes visitors out into Albatross Bay, learning about bauxite mining and the shipping transport. A lazy time crossing into a creek area where we were all hopeful of spotting a croc or too but no luck as the tide was...More

Thank Jayne J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just enjoyed a great tour around the bay and creek very informative lots of interesting things to see a big thanks to Dave highly recommend this tour

Thank Karyn J
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

On the day of our tour the boat of 24 was full. It was windy with a chop on the water. They navigated the bay slowly whilst narrating our tour. You then go across the bay to a protected inlet were you see crocodiles ,...More

Thank David H
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

When in Weipa a must do is a croc seeing tour. Dave is very knowledgeable about local wildlife & bauxite mining & his boatmanship is superb! A very affordable 2 hour trip with lots of close up views of the local salt water crocs. Great...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

This cruise was an optional extra with Heritage Tours. Andrew and David do a great job spotting crocks and pointing out all points of interest and the drinks and nibbles towards the end of the cruise were great and unexpected.

1  Thank Denis Y
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Such an enjoyable, informative and picturesque way to spend a morning. Dave was so knowledgeable, not just about the local ecology, but also about the town's history. I lost count of the number of croc sightings we had, and Dave told us so much more...More

Thank Cara J
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

We took this tour on our way to Cape York and we had a great guide explaining about the Mangroves, Crocodiles and bird life along the tour. Guide was passionate about the area and gave good comentery. Smooth sailings.

Thank nanna424
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

As a Weipa resident I see crocs all the time and never saw myself doing the Eco Tour. I took my visiting parents on the tour and really enjoyed it. It is a great way to spend a few hours, checking out the wildlife, having...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We did a sunset cruise 🚢 with friends. Got married on the day! Dave and Lisa did an amazing job and the cruise was excellent can't thank them enough! This is a must and well worth your time 👍🍺

Thank Alex121o
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hilly40, Owner at Western Cape Eco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Congratulations on your Wedding Day, and thankyou for your feedback, we are glad you enjoyed your tour and look forward to hosting you again if you are ever back up this way. Kind Regards Lisa and Dave Hill

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