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Monkey Mia

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Monkey Mia is one of Western Australia's icon tourism experiences attracting around 100,000 visitors a year. Monkey Mia is one of the few locations in Australia to see wild dolphins, get close to them and have an opportunity to feed one. In...more
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1 Monkey Mia Road, Shark Bay area | Gascoyne Region, Western Australia 6537, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My partner and I did a road trip with 2 friends and monkey Mia was a stop over. We stayed in Denham which is a 30min drive from Monkey Mia which we didn’t mind as the accommodation is a lot cheaper than staying in the...More

Thank Joe E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst it is not guaranteed that you will see dolphins it is rare for a complete no show. Don't expect lots though as there are only 5 females in the feeding programme and they don't all necessarily turn up for each session. It's best to...More

Thank Jasmine101Surrey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited early to view first dolphin experience. Yes it's busy and lots of people so avoid school holidays if you can! But you are initially kept away from shoreline so everyone can see dolphins approach and behave in natural way. It's not a show. Saw...More

Thank hatchcarolyn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Monkey Mia Beach Hire – We received our second brief of the day from Leon, but this time in relation to tides, winds, where to go and what we may see. Once we discussed the self guided snorkel and kayak tours with him, and paid...More

Thank annettelaurie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Monkey Mia Dolphin Experience is truly amazing and for most a once in a lifetime experience. There are a few negative and I think unjustified comments on this and other sites that come from people having unrealistic expectations and a lack of understanding of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yea, it was informative, professional and unique. Overall I was disappointed, the rangers spend 40 minutes telling the history behind the 'experience', before letting about 3 people feed a dolphin. I get why this is done, (so as not to damage the dolphins), but it...More

Thank Michael_S255097
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful experience for both young and old. A very informative activity well managed and organized. Small entry fee applies and specific times are applicable - look up before you go.

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 28 August 2018

It is a beautiful spot and very peaceful too. We found the introduction to the first dolphin feeding in the morning too long winded. The second one went far smoother and much more enjoyable.

Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Monkey Mia this morning. Absolutely recommend this experience of dolphin feeding. Whilst it was a cold morning with a bitterly cold wind it was still an amazing experience.

Thank Nanette M
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Monkey Mia is a long way off the beaten track, but the media hype suggested a visit worth while. I knew I would not see the dolphins, as I understand they only show for about 15 minutes in the morning. While the beech and camping...More

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Response from Stephen M | Reviewed this property |
Full bitumen road, fully suitable for towing caravans and trailers
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