Cruise Details

  • Duration: 4hrs
  • Departs: 8:30am
  • From: $75


  • Adult: $75
  • 1 Adult + 1 Free* Child: $75
  • 2 Adult + 2 Free* Child: $150
  • Additional child: $40
  • Member: $70
  • Member + 1 Free Child: $70

**This tour is postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions.**

Join us for a magical 4hr dolphin and whale search aboard the modern and stable M.V. Amaroo - enjoy boom net rides along the scenic western beaches of Fraser Island

Cruises depart daily from July 1 until the official start of the whale season. Morning cruise: 8:30am - 12.30pm. 

Your cruise includes:

  • Courtesy bus from accommodation
  • Morning tea served aboard
  • Departure lounge located within the Boat Club
  • Expert commentary on dolphins, whales and features of Fraser Island
  • Boom-net rides  ( weather and sea conditions apply)

Our vessel features:

  • Fast, comfortable and stable
  • 3 viewing decks
  • Hydrophone and underwater camera
  • Fully licensed

What to bring:

  • Sunglasses, hat & sunscreen
  • Camera
  • Jacket
  • Swimming gear

Departs from:

The Hervey Bay Boat Club - 8:30am 

Captained and crewed by our experienced team with many years of local whale watch experience you're in for a great day.

Cruise through protected waters of Platypus Bay in search of local and migrating dolphins, scan the seas for a flash or a splash of the first whale to arrive, signalling the start of the whale watching season.

Experience the majestic beaches and coloured sands as you cruise down the western side Fraser Island. Enjoy lunch after a refreshing dip in our Boom Net, suitable for all ages its fun for all the family.

Whale watching from Hervey Bay is second to none, it truly is like no other place. Experience whale watching at its best from the whale watching capitol of world.

Make a Booking


Check-in: Guests must check-in 30 minutes prior to departure. Boarding 15 minutes prior to departure.

Free tickets: Cruises with persons advertised "Travel Free" is conditional to being accompanied by a Full Fare paying person.

Guaranteed whale sightings: Whale sightings are guaranteed between the 1st August and 18th October. In the unlikely event that the captain is unable to locate a whale during a Whale Watching cruise between these dates, a complimentary return ticket will be offered. No refunds will be issued.

Terms & Conditions: By booking a tour with us you agree to the terms & conditions outlined here.