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Amaroo Dolphin and Whale Watching Cruises

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Have lived 34km from Forster for over 20 years & this was our first trip on the Amaroo. We had a... read more

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Wonderful experience

Captain Matt, Julie & Deb provided a fantastic Whale watching experience. Julie provided excellent... read more

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“morning tea”(37 reviews)
“whale watching”(53 reviews)
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Memorial Drive, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
+61 419 333 445
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have lived 34km from Forster for over 20 years & this was our first trip on the Amaroo. We had a truly wonderful morning and the crew were helpful and attentive and of course they found whales. So many whales so close to the boat,...More

Thank DonBanjo
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Captain Matt, Julie & Deb provided a fantastic Whale watching experience. Julie provided excellent information & commentary through the whole trip. We ended up close to a mother whale with a very playful calf for most of our time on the water. We also had...More

Thank Lisab70au
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a truly memorable trip with focus on being respectful to the wildlife, the staff is warm and genuine and just go out of their way to be helpful and they have a wonderful sense of humour. I have been out several times and...More

Thank Judy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic trip in whale season. Big 2 story vessel with ample outside areas as well as sheltered inside. The whales seem to want to strut their stuff for their audience. Captain manoeuvres his vessel so both sides can see the action. Plenty of...More

Thank cookieau2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic boat and the crew were amazing! We saw 3 separate pods, one that was a mother and calf! So lucky to see 3 whales and 2 dolphins in beautiful shallow clear water! As well as finding the whales, they offer so much information about...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went out on a breezy grey Sunday morning. The Amaroo is large,comfortable, stable, and like-new. Staff are friendly and informative. We had the most amazing experience with two whales who played around the boat for upwards of 45 minutes, coming right alongside the boat....More

Thank Vicki S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went out on Saturday 1st September for a memorable 2 and 1/2 hours. The Amaroo is a 4 year old boat which is comfortable and has a new/fresh feel about it. The cruise is run perfectly wIth an extremely friendly and capable crew. We...More

1  Thank Ingrid9898
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Omg this was a fantastic experience my husband took myself and daughter on this cruise for my birthday , it was the best, we seen whales and dolphins had morning tea supplied there was someone commentating the whole cruise If you haven't done this cruise...More

Thank Jlv1962
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My Son treated me to a Whale Watching cruise with these guys earlier this month, Very friendly and approachable staff, We were very well informed of both past and present information of the area which was very interesting, saw many whales and had a great...More

Thank GoodGrubShack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved our time on the Amaroo today. Matt, Julie, Steve & the crew were very attentive & knowledgeable. Couldn’t ask for better. Will definitely be back

Thank Robert T
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15 May 2017|
Response from ProV12 |
Whales start northern migration beginning of June. Phone for latest information re weather & sightings. Regards Matt ...
15 May 2017|
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Response from Willow349 | Reviewed this property |
Just ring the guys at Amaroo they will tell you if whales are in the area yet. They are very helpful.
Andrea H
22 April 2016|
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Response from janet c | Reviewed this property |
Dolphin watching: $45 adults, $40 pensioners/seniors, $25 children 4-16, or $125 for 2 adults and 2 children - includes morning tea Good weather at present