PLEASE NOTE : The 2015 whale watching season has now finished. This tour will be open for bookings again when it is closer to commencement of the 2016 whale season
A whale watching cruise is a quintessential activity while on the Gold Coast and this morning whale watching cruise will take you, your family and friends out to see these majestic creatures at play on the famous Humpback Highway.
Each year from June-November the Humpback Whales embark on their epic migration from the icy southern waters of Antarctica to the tropics, and now it’s your chance to see this incredible natural phenomenon! Travel out to the open waters in luxurious comfort aboard a 32 metre wave piercing catamaran with well-equipped onboard facilities. This high-speed vessel is designed specifically for whale watching with increased stability, plenty of space and five platforms to maximize views of your once-in-a-lifetime encounter with the whales.
Throughout the whale watching cruise guests can enjoy fresh complimentary muffins for morning tea, with tea and coffee, while enjoying a smooth ride in air-conditioned comfort. Large video displays play informative documentaries about Humpback Whales during the cruise, explaining the fascinating behaviors of these whales giving you a comprehensive understanding of these highly intelligent, gentle giants. Experienced eco-guides also accompany you on the cruise offering interesting commentary along the way while helping to spot tell-tale blow holes!
Humpback whales are well known for their playful acrobatics and during the morning whale watching cruise you may see tail flukes, pec slaps, spy hopping and spectacular breaching displays, giving delighted passengers an idea of how massive these whales really are - up close! During this fantastic Gold Coast whale watching cruise not only will you see whales in their natural habitat, you may also see other playful marine life such as friendly dolphins, turtles and sea birds making for a memorable seafaring adventure for the whole family!