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Stop At: Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, Berth B7, Buccaneer Drive Great Sandy Straits Marina, Urangan, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655 Australia
Depart the Great Sandy Straits Marina to begin your incredible day of sailing the pristine waters of Hervey Bay off the coast of Fraser Island and get up close and personal with majestic humpback whales.
Duration: 10 minutes
Pass By: Fraser Island, Fraser Island, Fraser Coast, Queensland
Throughout the day you will be offered the opportunity to see the whales, including from an immersive platform. An informative talk is given by your skipper, who shares more than 30 years of experience working with marine mammals. Your guide's knowledge of the animals and the marine environment ensures a unique experience. Reference material is also available along with a hydrophone on board to hear the migratory mammals underwater.
Stop At: Hervey Bay, Hervey Bay, Fraser Coast, Queensland
After hotel pickup in the morning, board the Blue Dolphin, a 38-foot (11.6-meter) eco-friendly catamaran departing Great Sandy Straits Marina at Hervey Bay. This modern and luxurious sailing vessel is well-appointed with plenty of shaded seating areas and wide, flat decks — perfectly suited for up to 24 passengers.
This long-running and award-winning whale watching tour heads out to Platypus Bay, situated on the western side of Fraser Island. Marine life abounds in the region, from the little-known Australian humpback dolphins to the well-known humpback whales that visit during the winter months.
Duration: 7 hours
Departure Time: 7:30 AM
Departure Point: Tourist Terminal, Urangan QLD 4655, Australia
Return Details: Returns to original departure point
:Tour option details are as follows
Option Departure Time: 7:30 AM
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Professional guide
- Live commentary on board
- Coffee and/or Tea
- Lunch and beverage
- Afternoon tea
- National park fees
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
Change & Refund Policies
- Free cancellation at or before 00:01 at least 2 days before the date of use
- Cancellations made after 00:01 at least 2 days before the date of use will incur a cancellation fee of 100%
- Partial cancellation of this booking is not permitted
How to Use It
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- Your voucher will be sent to your email after your booking is confirmed. Please check the usage instructions on your voucher for more info about how to use it
- Any traveler groups not mentioned in the booking options are not applicable for voucher use.
Senior: Age 65 to 99
Adult: Age 17 to 64
Child: Age 8 to 16
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children must be accompanied by an adult (best suited to children 8 years and older)
Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten Free options are available, please advise at time of booking if required
Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
Tour may be cancelled due to adverse weather conditions
Minimum age is 8 years
Not wheelchair accessible
Near public transportation
No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
Most travelers can participate
This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized