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Fraser Island Sailing Adventure Cruise and Dolphin Watching from Hervey Bay

Fraser Island Sailing Adventure Cruise and Dolphin Watching from Hervey Bay - Hervey Bay, Australia
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Duration: 4 hours
Location: Hervey Bay, Australia

From USD
$61.58

Enjoy this half-day dolphin watching tour from Hervey Bay allowing guests to see, experience and learn about the variety of wild dolphins that exist in the waters surrounding Hervey Bay, the Great Sandy Strait and Fraser Island. You'll also enjoy small passenger numbers, expert commentary and free Wi-Fi on-board ... More info ›

Enjoy this half-day dolphin watching tour from Hervey Bay allowing guests to see, experience and learn about the variety of wild dolphins that exist in the waters surrounding Hervey Bay, the Great Sandy Strait and Fraser Island. You'll also enjoy small passenger numbers, expert commentary and free Wi-Fi on-board. During the warmer months you'll have the chance to swim, go boom netting test your balance on the AquaMat or swim to the shore of Fraser Island. Morning tea is also provided.

The waters of Great Sandy Strait are home to two species of dolphins, dugongs and turtles. The tour operates between October and July of each year departing the marina in Hervey Bay at 8:30am and returning at approximately at 12:30pm.

Start your day with a free courtesy pick up and drop off for traveling guests and enjoy a a morning tea on-board.

During your cruise, you will also have the opportunity to stop for a swim at the pristine Pelican Banks off the west coast of Fraser Island or at the beaches of Fraser Island itself. For those a little more adventurous there is also a boom net to be tried.

The two resident species are the bottlenose dolphins and the lesser known Australian humpback dolphins. The tour has a 95% success rate of having a dolphin encounter. As a sailing vessel the 11.6-meter vessel can provide an exhilarating experience under sail with the advent of good winds.

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Blue Dolphin Small-Group Hervey Bay Whale Watching Cruise

Blue Dolphin Small-Group Hervey Bay Whale Watching Cruise - Hervey Bay, Australia
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Duration: 8 hours
Location: Hervey Bay, Australia

From USD
$115.92

This seasonal whale watching tour takes you aboard a 24-passenger sailing catamaran from Hervey Bay to Platypus Bay at Frasier Island. An immersive platform lets you observe a humpback whale underwater while you listen to sound waves by hydrophone ... More info ›

This seasonal whale watching tour takes you aboard a 24-passenger sailing catamaran from Hervey Bay to Platypus Bay at Frasier Island. An immersive platform lets you observe a humpback whale underwater while you listen to sound waves by hydrophone. Morning and afternoon tea are served along with a buffet lunch and beverage during the full-day tour.

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.

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. 

You're served a buffet lunch plus morning and afternoon tea including an antipasto platter and baked goods. Alcoholic drinks are available to purchase on board and you can share your photos via free Wi-Fi. 

After spending several hours in the company of whales, you will head back to the marina at Hervey Bay, with hotel drop-off in the afternoon.

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Hervey Bay Champagne Sunset Sail

Hervey Bay Champagne Sunset Sail - Hervey Bay, Australia

Duration: 90 minutes
Location: Hervey Bay, Australia

From USD
$47.09

Pink Queensland skies, crystal clear azure waters of Hervey Bay, and a cold glass of bubbles in your hand – it doesn’t get much better than this!The Champagne Sunset Sail on Blue Dolphin Marine Tours’ luxury yacht offers a relaxing 90 minute sail of the Great Sandy Strait. Soak up the panoramic views of Hervey Bay and World Heritage listed Fraser Island, watch a spectacular sunset cast shadows of amber and gold as the warm night invites the stars out to play.Enjoy the all-inclusive drinks and delicious finger food platter, and simply sit back, relax and unwind.

A tropical paradise? You bet! Blue Dolphin Marine Tours’ Champagne Sunset Sail provides the perfect setting for a magical sunset.
Enjoy the all-inclusive drinks and delicious finger food platter, and simply sit back, relax and unwind.

So sit back and relax on Blue Dolphin Marine Tours’ luxury yacht whilst they take you on the cruise of a lifetime on the Champagne Sunset Sail ... More info ›

Pink Queensland skies, crystal clear azure waters of Hervey Bay, and a cold glass of bubbles in your hand – it doesn’t get much better than this!The Champagne Sunset Sail on Blue Dolphin Marine Tours’ luxury yacht offers a relaxing 90 minute sail of the Great Sandy Strait. Soak up the panoramic views of Hervey Bay and World Heritage listed Fraser Island, watch a spectacular sunset cast shadows of amber and gold as the warm night invites the stars out to play.Enjoy the all-inclusive drinks and delicious finger food platter, and simply sit back, relax and unwind.

A tropical paradise? You bet! Blue Dolphin Marine Tours’ Champagne Sunset Sail provides the perfect setting for a magical sunset.
Enjoy the all-inclusive drinks and delicious finger food platter, and simply sit back, relax and unwind.

So sit back and relax on Blue Dolphin Marine Tours’ luxury yacht whilst they take you on the cruise of a lifetime on the Champagne Sunset Sail. Soak up the panoramic views of Hervey Bay and World Heritage listed Fraser Island, watch a spectacular sunset cast shadows of amber and gold on the Great Sandy Strait as the warm night invites the stars out to play.

 

Enjoy a 90 minute sail in the calm waters around Hervey Bay and Fraser Island, sample the all-inclusive sparkling wine, beer, wine, soft drinks and delicious finger food platter, and simply sit back, relax and unwind. There can be no better way to start the evening!


Summer Depart times 5.15 pm to 6.45pm; Winter Depart times 4.30pm to 6.00pm
CRUISE FEATURES:
Multi award winning sail vessel

Low passenger numbers

Lowest carbon footprint

Finger food

Sparkling wine

Complimentary beverages (beer, wine or soft drink)

Fully licensed

Courtesy bus available

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Hervey Bay Premium Whale Watching Cruise

Hervey Bay Premium Whale Watching Cruise  - Hervey Bay, Australia
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Duration: 6 hours
Location: Hervey Bay, Australia

From USD
$72.45

Reward yourself with this premium whale watching tour departing Hervey Bay on-board the Freedom III. There is plenty of time to witness close encounters and stunning behaviors of the majestic humpback whales whilst in the shelter of Fraser Island ... More info ›

Reward yourself with this premium whale watching tour departing Hervey Bay on-board the Freedom III. There is plenty of time to witness close encounters and stunning behaviors of the majestic humpback whales whilst in the shelter of Fraser Island. Maximum 49 passengers, includes freshly baked morning tea, tropical buffet lunch and fruit and cheese platter on the way home.  Expert commentary, friendly and caring crew make this a tour to treasure.

Courtesy pick-up from hotel accommodation is available. The cruise departs at 9:30am and returning at approximately 3:30pm each day from late July to the end of October. Board Freedom III at Berth A4, Great Sandy Strait Marina. The vessel is a 17.6-meter power catamaran with maximum 49 passenger per day.

Cruise the sheltered waters of Hervey Bay to the Great Sandy Marine Park which is renowned as the playground for visiting humpback whales as they migrate south to the Antarctic waters.  Expert commentary from your skipper and on board DVD's entertain and educate about the unique aspects of whale watching in Platypus Bay which is formed by Fraser Island and the mainland.

Morning tea is served on the journey out and consists of hot scones jam and cream and decadent profiteroles. Tea, coffee and filtered water is available all day. After morning tea the search for the playful humpback whales gets into full swing. Look out for splashes, the blow, breaches, shiny black backs or tail slapping.

Your tropical buffet lunch is served while watching whales play nearby. It consists of warm bread rolls, 2 cold meats, hot chicken wings, 3 salads: coleslaw, potato salad and green salad. Special dietary needs can be accommodated if arranged prior to departure. 

Several pods of whales will usually be seen as well as dolphins, turtles and sea birds. If you are lucky you may hear the sounds of whale song through the hydrophone. Fabulous views of Fraser Island's western beaches provide a wonderful background to your tour. Afternoon tea of a fresh fruit platter and a cheese platter is served on the return journey. Relax and enjoy the return journey. There may be more whales to see and you can share your photos and whale encounters on social media with our free WIFI.

If you used the courtesy bus it will be waiting for you once back in the marina. There is also plenty of free car parking off Buccaneer Drive for the Great Sandy Straits Marina guests.

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Great Sandy Marine Park Discovery Cruise from Hervey Bay

Great Sandy Marine Park Discovery Cruise from Hervey Bay - Hervey Bay, Australia
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Duration: 4 hours
Location: Hervey Bay, Australia

From USD
$76.07

Your unforgettable marine experience begins here. Situated in the heart of  Queensland, Australia ... More info ›

Your unforgettable marine experience begins here. Situated in the heart of  Queensland, Australia. The Great Sandy Straits Marine Park boasts safe, protected waterways, coral reefs and an abundance of marine and bird life.Your 4 hour fully guided ecotour will take you through the calm, clear waters of the Great Sandy Marine Park. You will be able to view the coral gardens from the comfort of the Milbi, one of Australia’s largest glass bottom boats. Snorkelling equipment is available to enable you the ultimate experience of coming face to face with the infinite wonders of the marine park. You are likely to see fish habitat amongst the coral reef, turtles, dolphins, sea bird colonies, and possibly a reef shark or dugong. Time is set aside to explore Round Island and enjoy a healthy lunch and tropical fruit platter. 

Your ecotour begins at 10.30am departing from the Great Sandy Straits Marina onboard the "Milbi" a 10 metre glass bottom vessel. You will travel through the spectacular waterways of the Great Sandy Marine Park, with stops at Round Island (Weenandin), Big Woody Island (Tooliewah) and visit coral reefs for snorkelling and viewing through the glass panels.  

Lunch, tropical fruit platter, water, tea and coffee are all included in your tour.  

Be intrigued by the history spanning thousands of years, through the eyes of local Aboriginal guide, a direct decendant from the Butchulla tribe - the custodians of K'Gari (Fraser Island). Take a walk in the Butchulla footsteps and discover the deep connection the Aboriginal people share with the land and sea.

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Fraser Island 1 Day Fly Drive Package

Fraser Island 1 Day Fly Drive Package - Hervey Bay, Australia

Duration: 1 day
Location: Hervey Bay, Australia

From USD
$181.12

See beautiful Fraser Island by air and car at your leisure.   Commence your day with a spectacular scenic flight to Fraser Island from Hervey Bay ... More info ›

See beautiful Fraser Island by air and car at your leisure.   Commence your day with a spectacular scenic flight to Fraser Island from Hervey Bay.

On arrival, collect your late model four wheel drive car and spend your time exploring Fraser Island at your own pace. Enjoy swimming in the crystal clear waters of Lake McKenzie, marveling at the soft white sand and relish the beautiful drive through the Island’s ancient rainforest.

Visit Central Station, taking a stroll along the pretty boardwalk and experience the exhilaration of driving along world famous 75 Mile Beach stopping for a refreshing swim at Eli Creek.

End your day with a return scenic flight, taking in the stunning marine life of the Great Sandy Strait.

Your day commences when you make your own way to Air Fraser Island's office near the Hervey Bay Airport for check in before departing on a scenic flight to Fraser Island.  

Be on the look out for dolphins, turtles, ray, dugongs and migratory humpback whales as you enjoy in a memorable scenic flight over the majestic Great Sandy Strait. Soar over Fraser Island’s stunning lakes and rainforest before an exhilarating landing on 75 Mile Beach.

On arrival, collect your late model air conditioned four wheel drive car and spend your time exploring Fraser Island at your own pace. Suggested itineraries and a briefing on current island conditions are provided.

Enjoy swimming in the crystal clear waters of Lake McKenzie, marveling at the soft white sand and relish the beautiful drive through the Island’s ancient rainforest. Visit Central Station, taking a stroll along the pretty boardwalk and experience the exhilaration of driving along world famous 75 Mile Beach, stopping for a refreshing swim at Eli Creek and admiring the relic of the Maheno Shipwreck.

Bring your own picnic or stop at Eurong Beach or Happy Valley for a substantial lunch. This experience allows you to beat the crowds to the Island’s most iconic locations and relax, fish or walk or your own leisure.

At the end of the day, sit back and relax on your return flight from Fraser Island.

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