Hervey Bay
Ultimate Whalewatch

Go with the experts at Pacific Whale Foundation on the only whalewatch based on over 30 years of whale research in Hervey Bay.

  • 3 departures daily at 7:00am, 11:00am and 2:30pm
  • Trip duration approximately 3 hours
  • Check in at Shop 4,
    Great Sandy Straits Marina
  • Best rates in Hervey Bay

Join us August 5, 6, 12 and 13 for our VIP Whalewatch with world renowned whale experts! Click “Book Now” below to learn more.


Your Ultimate Whalewatch Includes

  • Expert commentary from certified Marine Naturalists
  • EXCLUSIVE! Interaction with onboard whale Researcher
  • Underwater hydrophones to listen to live whale songs
  • Onboard Jr. Naturalist Programme and free activity booklet
  • Free snack and soft drinks onboard
  • Free Pacific Whale Foundation full colour Whalewatch Guide
  • Sightings guaranteed or get a free return ticket

Cruise in Comfort on Ocean Defender

  • Hervey Bay’s newest, state of the art vessel
  • Fast, stable, and eco-friendly
  • Forward-facing seats with plenty of room and shade
  • Panoramic water-level “whale’s eye” views
  • Full size toilet facilities onboard
  • Small-group experience with excellent photo opportunities
Become a Member

Join Pacific Whale Foundation today and save 20% on your cruise. You’ll also get a free gift and other great benefits. Your membership supports our research, education and conservation programs in Australia and around the world.

Your ticket to adventure will help SAVE WHALES!

Pacific Whale Foundation is an international NGO and world pioneer in sustainable ecotourism.

We have been working to protect our oceans and marine life through science and advocacy since 1980.

We follow all regulations for whale protection including our Be Whale Aware guidelines.

To learn more about Pacific Whale Foundation click here.

For our Hervey Bay Ultimate Whalewatch Fact Sheet click here.

All profits from our Hervey Bay cruises support whale research in Australia.

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