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Enjoy a premium half-day whale-watching tour from Hervey Bay that visits Platypus Bay, a prime location for whale watching with K'gari as your backdrop. Have plenty of time to witness the majestic humpback whales at play as they pass by the Australian continent during their annual migration to the Antarctic.


  • Learn all about whale behaviour from our expert skipper and guides

  • Stable and comfortable vessel: a 58-foot (18-meter) power catamaran that carries a maximum of 49 passengers.

  • Cruise into the Great Sandy Marine Park, which is renowned as a playground for humpback whales during their annual migration to the Antarctic.

  • Search for whales in Platypus Bay watch for fin splashes, tail slaps and impressive breaches where the whale rises up out of the water.

  • Vessel is equipped with a hydrophone that allows you to hear whale vocalizations if you're lucky.

  • Panoramic views of the western beaches of K'gari 


  • Morning tea (hot scones jam and cream and mouth watering profiteroles)

  • Tea, coffee, hot chocolate and filtered water throughout the day.

  • Delicious chef prepared buffet lunch

  • Afternoon tea platter with fresh fruit and cheese

  • Live commentary on board

  • Guaranteed sightings from 15 July to 10 October or a free return tour

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

Other important info:

  • Not wheelchair accessible

  • Please advise dietary requirements at time of booking

  • Wear flat comfortable shoes

Premium Whale Watch Tour Hervey Bay

Premium Whale Watch Tour Hervey Bay


6 hours





Pickup from accommodation:


Departure time/s:

09.30 AM

Departure point: 

Great Sandy Straits Marina Urangan Hervey Bay, Buccaneer Drive, Urangan QLD, Australia

What to bring

Camera, comfortable flat shoes, sunscreen, hat, a jacket if you feel the cold, sunglasses, water bottle.

Cancellation Policy
Experience a relaxing day onboard a luxury vessel, in Hervey Bay, Queensland, observing the majestic humpback whales in their natural habitat. Prices include hotel transfers, morning and afternoon tea, plus a delectable tropical buffet lunch for a hassle-free adventure!
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