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Phillip Island Seal-Watching Cruise

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    What to Expect

    Seal Rocks is situated 2kms off the rugged south-west coast of Phillip Island. The boat drifts within meters of the seals, enabling you to witness them in their natural environment first hand. It is impossible not to be captivated by these naturally playful and inquisitive animals, as they regularly approach the boat for a closer look at you!

    Along the way, you’ll be enthralled by the beautiful coastline and learn all about the history of Phillip Island’s western shoreline.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Cowes Jetty, Cowes VIC 3922, Australia
    Departure Time
    2:00 PM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Live commentary on board
    • Afternoon tea
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair and stroller accessible
    • Cruises are weather dependent, please contact your local tour operator prior to departure, please dress appropriately
    • Operates in open water. The vessel motion may cause discomfort to those who are affected by motion sickness
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 110 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Staff were fantastic It was an exciting experience It was amazing to see all of the seals and have information about the history of the surrounding area
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    We caught the ferry from Crib Point & back again. The afternoon ferry departed Cowes @ 3:45 & the seal ferry returned to Cowes @ 4:00. This meant we had to sit around for 2 hours either end of our trip. Such poor organisation. We did this trip nearly 2 years ago & were thrilled
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    Thousands of seals - very close. Good commentary. Good crew. Cake for afternoon tea. Photos on board
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    This is one of our favourite things to do when in the island! It’s an amazing scenic boat ride and the seals are just so adorable. This is one that is truly fantastic for the whole family and the boat crew are so awesome. We’ve been so many times but it never gets old. We highly
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    Despite a slightly choppy sea, we thoroughly enjoyed our trip. Nice to have such caring staff on the boat for those not used to the sea conditions. It was fine on the way back! Wouldn't have missed it tho'!
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    • Duration: 2h
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    • Languages Offered: English
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