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Amaroo Dolphin and Whale Watching Cruises

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Amaroo Dolphin and Whale Watching Cruises
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
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“morning tea”(39 reviews)
“great morning”(25 reviews)
“captain matt”(15 reviews)
Memorial Drive, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
+61 419 333 445
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Turned up with out a booking but were able to accomodate us anyway. No eftpos but directed us to nearest ATM so that wasnt a huge drama. Great commentary out to whales, with information about whales and things we were passing. Staff were friendly and...More

3  Thank Mandy B
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

When a large family of kids is looking for a Simple boat ride around the lake...This is one of Two businesses in Forster that is Unaffordable... Offering Lunches and morning teas to Families that can't afford nor Want the flashy extras...Kids that do not want...More

5  Thank davidp2800
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely day spent on the lakes following and spectating the local dolphin pods. Very knowledgeable and friendly staff.

Thank Samantha A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow!!! What an eye opener. We saw dolphins,stingrays & every possible bird. The boat was spotless & all the crew were friendly & knowledgeable. We love our home of Forster but we saw so much from the water. Loved it !!!

Thank EricJ608
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Awesome Whale watching and very informative staff. The new catamaran is awesome and very smooth with a gr8 little shop on board. A very pleasant day out , something we will do annually.

Thank mrfrankos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an awesome 2.5hrs on 5 nov. First we head out to see if any whales around & yay found a pod with calf which we stayed with for quite awhile as they dived & reappeared at the surface (we also took brief look at...More

Thank wwelb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend this cruise. Crew were accommodating and very professional. The commentary was very informative and first class. The vessel was well equipped and very comfortable. All in all a magnificent experience.

Thank Howeys50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

New, large and clean boat with friendly crew and a very informative commentary. They have a spotter at an onshore lookout directing the boat to locate the whales - it worked beautifully.

Thank MaffraCalla
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Departed 10am back at 12.30. Didn't. have to go out very far to see 3 pods of whales and a pod of common dolphins. Whales were in a resting pattern just off 1 mile beach with their baby calves. Mainly humpbacks just rolling along. No...More

Thank Ian R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to the staff of the Amaroo for a great day watching the whales. Boat was new and pristine, staff were lovely. Highly recommend.

Thank 175joannedavidson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sadly both days we were there trip had to be cancelled due to rough seas. Will hopefully have better luck next time we visit area. Didn’t book so didn’t have to try and get a refund just turned up like other folk did

Thank Ozcouple123
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

I rate this 10/10!!! Whales, whales & more whales, from breaching to waving & to tail drives, these beautiful gentle giants put on a show for us. The boat was comfortable & clean, the staff friendly & commentary was educational & entertaining. Thumbs up👍👍👍

Thank Storyteller520928
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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