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Naturaliste Charters

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“bremer bay”(35 reviews)
“sperm whales”(21 reviews)
“whale watching”(88 reviews)
No holiday to the South West of WA would be complete without taking the time to view and photograph the abundant marine and ocean life that thrives along this magnificent coastline. Naturaliste Charters are the longest running whale watching company...more
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
25 Dunn Bay Road | Pro-fisherman’s Boat Ramp, Dunsborough, Western Australia 6281, Australia
+61 8 9750 5500
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Reviewed today via mobile

Very professional crew who knew the facts about whales. You can tell that they have a passion for our fellow mammals.

Thank Dusty D
Reviewed yesterday

As a family group we could not fault our whale watching tour with this thoroughly professional company. Their vessel is very roomy, an incredibly stable platform to view the superstars of the day.. the humpback whales!! We saw plenty of them, breaching, pectoral slapping, tail...More

Thank Poppy N
Reviewed 2 days ago

The crew were great and the environment relaxing even though it was school holidays. A small boat takes you from the beach to the larger vessel just offshore. Lots of whales and we were lucky enough to see quite a few breaching the water.

Thank NavG
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Memorable experience made possible by friendly & knowledgeable staff and a great clean boat. Consider these guys for youe R next whale watching experience.

Thank Veerendra Kumar B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took the 2pm tour today and had a wonderful experience. We spotted our first whale after 5 mins into the tour. And it was an eventual afternoon. The crew were helpful in providing us tips how not to get sea sick , facts on...More

Thank wanderingnyonya
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Thanks to Jamie, Billy and Brodie for a fantastic experience, loads of whales beautiful day and great company. Would advise this to everyone who wants that once in a lifetime up close whale experience. Thanks Porter Family 😁

Thank Tradewind C
Reviewed 2 days ago

The staff were really knowledgeable and helped everyone to spot the whales. We were lucky to see lots of humpback whales, which were swimming right up to and under the boat. The boat was really nice and comfortable with good facilities. We loved the whale...More

Thank Rachael C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The crew was lovely and also very responsible. A marine biologist was on board with lots of interesting info about the whales. We saw about 4 or 5 and two played around our boat for about half an hour coming really close.

Thank Rose R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was so looking forward to this trip. Beautiful weather on the day that we went. Unfortunately, we only saw a couple of whales from the distance and they hardly surfaced. Photo opportunities were impossible. We inquired about possibly coming again the following day but the...More

Thank OldManEmu68
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were very impressed with the tour. Obviously the whales make the show however the skipper 'Dundee' and his crew were all really friendly and gave us great info throughout. The tour was also only supposed to last 1.5 to 2 hours however we got...More

Thank Simon C
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5 July 2017|
Response from Alison C | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your question. It is fine to join us for a whale watching tour when pregnant, however we do always recommend to seek advice from your doctor. We can help you to choose the best tour to join in regards to... More
30 June 2017|
Response from Alison C | Property representative |
Hi there. The mentioned dates is a fantastic time to join us for a tour from Dunsborough. We will be departing daily at 10am and 2pm on the Alison Maree. For further information please see our website or call us on 08... More
Thai F
13 November 2016|
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Response from Alison C | Property representative |
Hi there, thank you for your enquiry, unfortunately we will not have any whale watching tours to offer you at that time, our whale watching season finishes up here in Dunsborough in the first week of December. We do offer... More