An international NGO and world ecotourism leader, Pacific Whale Foundation has been working to save the whales since 1980. All profits from Hervey Bay cruises support Pacific Whale Foundation’s whale research in Australia.
All whale-watch tours are led by certified marine naturalists who will provide their customers with interpretation of the humpback whale behaviours you will experience on your tour.
Service TypesNature and wildlife Free Wifi
MembershipRegional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
AccreditationCOVID Clean Practicing Business COVID Safe ECO Certified (Advanced Ecotourism) by Ecotourism Australia
This whale watching tour is led by certified marine naturalists who provide expert interpretation of the amazing whale behaviors you’ll encounter. As an exclusive, you’ll also interact with an on-board whale researcher.
Listen to live whale songs with underwater hydrophones and learn the latest whale facts and findings. Drinks, snacks and souvenirs are all available on-board. You’ll cruise in comfort on Hervey Bay’s newest, state of the art vessel the Ocean Defender. Enjoy a fast, smooth ride with panoramic water-level views from forward-facing seats offering plenty of shade. On this small-group tour, there are excellent photo opportunities.
The Ocean Defender is eco-friendly, fully licensed and follows all regulations for whale protection. Enjoy the knowledge that your ticket supports whale research, marine education and ocean conservation in Australia and around the world. Whale sightings are guaranteed or you will receive a free return ticket.
Disabled AccessCarpark Family Friendly