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Whale One

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The Wharf, Parkyn Parade, Mooloolaba, Queensland QLD4557, Australia
+61 1300 942 531
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
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“whale watching” (95 reviews)
“sunset cruise” (105 reviews)
“mother and calf” (24 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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The Wharf, Parkyn Parade, Mooloolaba, Queensland QLD4557, Australia
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+61 1300 942 531
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"whale watching"
in 95 reviews
"sunset cruise"
in 105 reviews
"mother and calf"
in 24 reviews
"captain and crew"
in 11 reviews
"sea sickness"
in 34 reviews
"see whales"
in 27 reviews
"speed boat"
in 7 reviews
"christmas lights"
in 17 reviews
"beautiful sunset"
in 10 reviews
"whales including"
in 7 reviews
"finger food"
in 9 reviews
"smaller boat"
in 8 reviews
"great trip"
in 25 reviews
"hour trip"
in 12 reviews
"biscuits"
in 17 reviews
"weather was perfect"
in 9 reviews
"staff were friendly"
in 15 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After setting sail from the marina, it was only about half an hour before the first sighting. They are incredible creatures and it seems they are as fascinated by us as we are of them. The crew were friendly and knowledgeable. The captain was able...More

Thank James K
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went out on the Whale One from Mooloolaba and witnessed first hand up to 14 whales in close proximity to the boat. The crew were very friendly and passionate about ensuring everyone was able to share their joy for witnessing whales in the wild. We...More

Thank Shaun B
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Done this twice so far. first time was a bit of a mess up and time wasting waiting to go,checkin screwed up,people didnt show up so made the leaving time late.people sick,couldnt see much as im short and standing behind 2/3 deep people at the...More

Thank Freddie B
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wow so much fun for the Viking, whales everywhere, crew totally amazing. Morning trip was lovely the sea was calm. But for us who aren’t Viking,( non sea ferrying folk) Blake and Lockie has us under control. And make sure we all saw whales as...More

Thank Dianne F
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was given a whale watching voucher for Mother's Day and it took a little while to get organised to do it. I must say I was a little reluctant as I am not a great sailor. We had initially booked to go in July...More

1  Thank Maryan S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just an Amazing Experience and saw many whales.Great Value do yourself a favour n make the effort to book this ..

1  Thank Mumsy1956
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have always wanted to see the whales so while holidaying on the Sunshine Coast a couple of weeks back, we decided on the spur of the moment to take the Whale One tour. The 100% guarantee convinced us that this crowd really wanted their customers...More

1  Thank serafis
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Whale watching was an amazing tour. Fabulous staff and very knowledgable. We thoroughly enjoyed it and would not hesitate to recommend this cruise.

Thank Rose Q
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice vessel with experienced staff. Understand luck plays a factor & the whales are not obliged to put on a show. It was then a great surprise that we quickly found whales, expect the experienced skipper & the perfect time of year contributed, & over...More

Thank Lance F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst we did see a number of whales on our tour including a recently born calf, we were expecting as documented on the brochure the be offered a complimentary light afternoon tea. When I queried this I was told that they never offer afternoon tea...More

Thank parrentjohn
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Gemma S
28 September 2017|
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Response from Navada H | Reviewed this property |
Our little ones were a bit bored after the first half hour. 3yrs and 4yrs. Recommend for ages five and up perhaps?
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John B
29 August 2017|
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Response from Lorraine S | Reviewed this property |
Twice a day depending on weather and numbers of people Always check with the company to see what is happening We were on a cruise excursion and the ship was using the Catamaran for tendering the passengers to shore so we... More
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kayewrigley53
6 July 2015|
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Response from Cushio | Reviewed this property |
Hi Kaye. My husband & I did the whale watching cruise with Whale One recently. There is no lunch only biscuits tea coffee. The ocean was rough on a calm day & half the people on board including children had sea sickness. My... More
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