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Premier Whale Watching Byron Bay

Premier Whale Watching Byron Bay
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Premier Whale Watching Byron Bay
Enjoy a once in a lifetime, close encounter with the largest species on Earth aboard Byron Bay's #1 most impressive vessel. (June- November)
Join us and our marine biologist on our Premier Whale Watching Cruise. Depart from Ballina’s Richmond River and enter the stunning waters of Cape Byron Marine Park. Encounter astonishing Humpback Whales in their natural habitat as they migrate past the iconic coastline between Byron Bay and Ballina. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery while listening to live Humpback Whale song using our specialised underwater hydrophone. Our friendly Marine Biologist will share in-depth knowledge of the area, local points of interest & encounters we experience within Byron’s Marine Park.The migration of whales is a significant feat & a spectacular event to witness as they frolic & breach. At more than 2,500-kms, this is considered one of the longest migrations in the animal kingdom. Free transfers from Byron Bay & Lennox Head
What to Expect
• Our Rates are $99 per Adult, $70 per Child (12 and under). 
• We have regular scheduled departures from June to November and free Shuttles are available from Byron Bay & Lennox Head P/U points, boarding the vessel at Ballina Wharf 12 Fawcett St, Ballina NSW.
• Spray jackets, drinking water and a tasty snack are provided.
• You will spend approximately 2-2.5 hours on the water exploring the waters of Cape Byron Marine Park & enjoying close encounters with the largest species on Earth.
• We are equipped with a hydrophone so you can hear live humpback whale song as our Marine Biologist narrates & answers any questions you may have.
• Please bring your hat, sunnies, camera & your sense of adventure!
• Due to the nature of our tours, occasional cancellations may happen due to bad weather. However we offer our River Cruise as an alternative in these circumstances, change of day or full refund.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing experience on a fabulously comfortable boat. The tour was made 5+ star by the expert information from the wonderful Marine Biologist. Gabriella explained so much of the activity and exciting antics of the whales as we moved along beside them, but always at...More

Thank Gina T
Reviewed 1 week ago
Incredible bucket list moments

We are so glad we chose Out of the Blue to do this! We saw a good amount of whales (including a mum and calf) and even a turtle! The size of the group makes it quite an intimate adventure which was amazing. We saw...More

Thank Gemma H
Reviewed 1 week ago
12/10 - A beautiful afternoon!!

First time whale watching and it absolutely blew our expectations out of the water! My mother, grandfather and I went on the premier whale watching tour this afternoon, and absolutely loved it. My grandfather, being 84, had some concerns about being out on a boat,...More

Thank Alicia B
Reviewed 1 week ago
A stunning must do experience.

A must do experience! I learnt alot about my natural environment through the wealth of information from the Marine Biologist on board and was exhilarated at being able to see such a magnificent being so close. Loved every second of this tour, and it's a...More

Thank Christy D
Reviewed 1 week ago
Couldn’t be better

This experience was on my bucket list. I live in Lennox Head and this tour is right on my doorstep. It was an incredible experience, I hardly knew where to look there were so many whales and so much action. A whale breached only metres...More

Thank Anna D
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