Hervey Bay Whalewatch

Departs Daily

Adult
A$89.00
Children (ages 6 to 14)
A$59.00

Go with the experts at Pacific Whale Foundation on the only whalewatch based on over 30 years of humpback whale research in Hervey Bay, and nearly 4 decades of marine animal research and ocean conservation around the world.

  • Departs daily at 7:00am, 11:00am, 2:30pm daily from Urangan Harbor
  • Trip duration approximately 3 hours
  • Check in at Shop 4, Great Sandy Straits Marina
  • BEST RATES IN HERVEY BAY

YOUR TICKET TO ADVENTURE WILL HELP SAVE WHALES

On your Ultimate Whalewatch, you’ll get to:

Interact with our onboard Whale Researcher
Learn firsthand the latest whale facts and findings from our marine biologists as they collect data for our ongoing research studies

Hear expert commentary from certified Marine Naturalists
All crew members are trained in marine sciences and have extensive experience interpreting the amazing humpback whale behaviours you’ll ecnounter

Listen to live whale songs on our underwater hydrophones
You’ll not only see whales up close and personal, but also hear these majestic mammals as they sing to and with each other

Engage your child in our onboard Jr. Naturalist Programme
Featuring fun and educational activities led by our Marine Naturalists to help inspire the next generation of environmental stewards

Enjoy a small-group ecotour with water-level views
With a capacity of 40 passengers on our low profile vessel, everyone gets personalised attention plus unobstructed 3600 “whale’s eye” views

Ride in comfort on our eco-friendly vessel
Ocean Defender is a state of the art boat built specifically for whale watching and research, with comfortable forward facing seats, plenty of shade and full size toilet

Experience our hospitality
With FREE snacks and soft drinks, plus a full colour commemorative Whalewatch Guide developed by the Research Department at Pacific Whale Foundation

Go again free if you don’t see whales
Whale sightings are guaranteed, if you don’t see whales (an unlikely occurrence), we’ll give you a free return ticket good for up to one year

Help protect whales and their ocean habitat
When you go with the experts at Pacific Whale Foundation, you’re supporting programs that benefit humpback whales in Hervey Bay and around the world

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Hervey Bay Whalewatch

Departs Daily

For Hervey Bay's ultimate whalewatch adventure, go with the experts at Pacific Whale Foundation.

Adult
A$89.00
Children (ages 6 to 14)
A$59.00

Go with the experts at Pacific Whale Foundation on the only whalewatch based on over 30 years of humpback whale research in Hervey Bay, and nearly 4 decades of marine animal research and ocean conservation around the world.

  • Departs daily at 7:00am, 11:00am, 2:30pm daily from Urangan Harbor
  • Trip duration approximately 3 hours
  • Check in at Shop 4, Great Sandy Straits Marina
  • BEST RATES IN HERVEY BAY

YOUR TICKET TO ADVENTURE WILL HELP SAVE WHALES

On your Ultimate Whalewatch, you’ll get to:

Interact with our onboard Whale Researcher
Learn firsthand the latest whale facts and findings from our marine biologists as they collect data for our ongoing research studies

Hear expert commentary from certified Marine Naturalists
All crew members are trained in marine sciences and have extensive experience interpreting the amazing humpback whale behaviours you’ll ecnounter

Listen to live whale songs on our underwater hydrophones
You’ll not only see whales up close and personal, but also hear these majestic mammals as they sing to and with each other

Engage your child in our onboard Jr. Naturalist Programme
Featuring fun and educational activities led by our Marine Naturalists to help inspire the next generation of environmental stewards

Enjoy a small-group ecotour with water-level views
With a capacity of 40 passengers on our low profile vessel, everyone gets personalised attention plus unobstructed 3600 “whale’s eye” views

Ride in comfort on our eco-friendly vessel
Ocean Defender is a state of the art boat built specifically for whale watching and research, with comfortable forward facing seats, plenty of shade and full size toilet

Experience our hospitality
With FREE snacks and soft drinks, plus a full colour commemorative Whalewatch Guide developed by the Research Department at Pacific Whale Foundation

Go again free if you don’t see whales
Whale sightings are guaranteed, if you don’t see whales (an unlikely occurrence), we’ll give you a free return ticket good for up to one year

Help protect whales and their ocean habitat
When you go with the experts at Pacific Whale Foundation, you’re supporting programs that benefit humpback whales in Hervey Bay and around the world

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