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Kalgan Queen Scenic Cruises

412 reviews
About Kalgan Queen Scenic Cruises
A fun 4 hour Sheltered water award winning cruise, seen on a regular basis Pelicans Seals Eagles Dolphins Giant Rays. Full spoken commentary on Albany, History Nature Dream time and the Worlds Oldest flowing River the Kalgan. Captain Kalgan's famous Hot Damper Tea Coffee at no extra cost. Featured on Postcards WA TV and Spider Everett Foxtell as 4 hours of fun and entertainment in a sheltered water harbour /river. Kalgan Queen Cruises bringing you closer to Nature. Direct bookings 7AM TILL 7PM highly recommended!
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful way to hear about the ways of the Kalgan river. Such an entertaining trip with Jack a fountain of knowledge & seeing his interaction with the bird life a big bonus. Loved the poetry & his strong connection with that part of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Jonathan J, Owner at Kalgan Queen Scenic Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

So well said, perfect for a cool day or any day. One of our slogans is rain or shine the Kalgans fine. Thank you for your great ''real'' review. Jack is great as Captain and I'm a proud Dad.

Reviewed 1 week ago

When visiting Albany this cruise is an absolute MUST DO! 4 hours around the estuary and upriver. Wrap up warm - needed even in February! A family run business with 2nd generation Captain, Jack is a wonderful guide. We saw pelicans a plenty and some...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Jonathan J, Owner at Kalgan Queen Scenic Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much, it is really great to get such a wonderful write up, and you are so right when you say it is not cheap but worth every dollar. We are very aware of being competitive but at the same time offering value...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have just completed a fantastic tour with friends aboard the famous Kalgan Queen with skipper Captain Jack keeping us entertained and happy as we cruised the beautiful Kalgan River & Oyster harbor. With wonderful birdlife,fish varieties & great scenery we certainly enjoyed the experience and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Jonathan J, Owner at Kalgan Queen Scenic Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your write up and what makes it even better is your review is real unlike some operators who write their own. Our Cruise is number one on TripAdvisor because of real customers like yourself who take the time to let...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Am embarrassed to say that as a local I never do the tourist thing unless we have visitors....we decided to go on the morning cruise with some other local friends and I was totally blown away by the number of fascinating things Captain Jack manages...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Jonathan J, Owner at Kalgan Queen Scenic Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So many people who are lucky enough to live near Albany have said why would they pay to see Oyster Harbor and the Kalgan river. Now you know and thank you for another "REAL REVIEW"

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a cool wet day we were blessed with a warm and entertaining cruise through this beautiful region. Captain Jack and his Partner Fiona treated us as VIPs ( the weather had kept others away!), and we were blessed with getting up close to a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Jonathan J, Owner at Kalgan Queen Scenic Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

By reading and responding to ''real write ups'' on TripAdvisor helps us to see and understand what makes us number one on TripAdvisor. 19 years ago when we started out I said if one person books we will take them. We will only cruise sheltered...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is not just a cruise, the captain tell you everything about Albany, so you can enjoy more your vacation here. I really recommend for people of any age. My children love thi amazing experience

Date of experience: January 2019
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Jonathan J, Owner at Kalgan Queen Scenic Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

One of our catch phases is ''More than just a cruise a journey through time'' but you know that now. Thank for another great write up from a real customer.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been today on an AMAZING EXPERIENCE, the Captain is a fantastic and enthusiastic person, very rare to find people like him with a huge knowledge about the river and Albany as well. Another huge aspect about him is this, doesn't matter if you're the only...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Jonathan J, Owner at Kalgan Queen Scenic Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for yet another great review and what makes it even more special is the fact you wrote it not us. That may sound a bit odd but one tour in Albany writes their own reviews. But after a morning with Jack...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic. Very entertaining and informative. Very close up to wildlife. Excellent value for money. Loved the dancing pelican

Date of experience: January 2019
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Jonathan J, Owner at Kalgan Queen Scenic Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much we like to hear back from our customers. Great writeup.

Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

A great day. Lot's to see A great talk from the skipper. Highly recommended .Friendly wildlife . Easily access from Albany central

Date of experience: January 2019
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Jonathan J, Owner at Kalgan Queen Scenic Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2019

Thank you for a great write up feedback has helped us a lot over 18 years of cruising. Helped us to expand on our customers likes. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 10 January 2019 via mobile

Brilliant cruise, learned so much. Highly recommended. 4 hours was a bit of a stretch for our 14 year old but that’s teenagers for you!! Great value for money.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Jonathan J, Owner at Kalgan Queen Scenic Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2019

Thank you so much the great input you have give helps us. But also is great for others who are considering doing the cruise.

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L3N4s
23 September 2017|
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Response from flissfoodie | Reviewed this property |
So sorry for the late reply... yes, I would think so, but perhaps more for older children, not toddlers? Do check the website or email the owners if you are still planning a visit.
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20 December 2016|
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Response from Jonathan J | Property representative |
As we are a small business who only employs one person who is your captain we do not have pick up and delivery service available. However it is only about ten to twelve minutes in a taxi or there is a bus service available... More
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