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Golden Sun Cruises

4 Barrack St, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
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Stay away from the yellow boat

Worst experience of my life took friends from South Africa on a river cruise from Perth to... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
kj552016
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Perth, Australia
Great Whale Watching, but make sure you take sea sickness pills before you head out.

Having lived in Perth for almost 7 years, this was the first time I ventured out to see what... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
Paul W
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14 Mar 2017
“Stay away from the yellow boat”
17 Sep 2016
“Great Whale Watching, but make sure you take sea sickness pills before you head out.”
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4 Barrack St, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Worst experience of my life took friends from South Africa on a river cruise from Perth to Fremantle and return with lunch included. So bad had to get off in Fremantle and get a taxi back to Perth. Lunch was greasy chicken in a box,...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

Having lived in Perth for almost 7 years, this was the first time I ventured out to see what humpback whales. Believe it or not, I didn't know that was possible in Perth until I stumbled upon a Groupon offer. The trip was very much...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2016

Picked up a Groupon for a whale watch from Hillarys Boat Harbour and it was worth double what we paid. Best Groupon experience ever. The boat was lovely, crew were happy, friendly. We saw heaps of whales and I spotted a Great White shark. Don't...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

My wife and I got Golden Sun Twilight cruise tickets as a Christmas gift from the parents brought through groupon. We were excited to leave the girls with nana and head out on our romantic date night. As we approach Barrack St jetty there is...More

Thank Ben N
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Reviewed 28 February 2016

The captain / tour guide is clearly very knowledgeable about Perth, and justifiably proud of the Swan River. However, his non-stop political diatribe and unfunny and rude jokes detracted from the enjoyment of the tour. I hope that there weren't any overseas visitors present, because...More

Thank susan s
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Reviewed 23 February 2016

The lady at the counter was very rude, sarcastic and not helpful at all. They have big advertising signs stating prices are from $25 and another one from $18, but you get told that they are from $28. Very confusing advertising.

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Reviewed 21 February 2016

Big dissapointment. We had a Groupon voucher for a 2 hour evening cruise with food and drinks provided, quoted as worth up to $240. Advised to get there at 4:30 for a 5pm departure, at 5:10 they were still preparing to boat. The boat was...More

1  Thank 621robertj
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Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Half the price of other tours, ok food and drink weren't included but a cup of tea was $3. The driver/guide was very informative if a little opinionated. The boat was comfortable with aircon and plenty of 'open' areas to take pictures. The back of...More

Thank Petra B
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Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

I am surprised the Proprietor of this cruise still has a license to run his business. The overall experience was terrible. The boat itself is old, uncomfortable, has no air conditioning and is untidy and not fit for purpose. You couldn't go out on the...More

2  Thank Sarah C
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Reviewed 4 February 2016

Very old, run down, and hot boat. Was purchased through the Groupon deal they had on offer. Would definitely NOT be a repeat customer! $35 for a bottle of Bowlers Run Wine ($3) from Dan Murphy's is an insulting price. No air-con on a hot...More

Thank DebMc84
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