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Whale Watching Gold Coast

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Join us aboard our two-storey luxury catamaran and witness the stunning annual migration of the Humpback Whales as they head along Australia’s east coast past the Gold Coast. Along with Humpback whales you’ll often see marine life such as turtles...more
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Mariners Cove 60 - 70 Sea World Dr | Mariner's Cove Marina, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5532 2444
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

After having been messed about repeatedly by this company ( with stupid excuses) we finally arrived with excited grandkids to do our long awaited whale watching trip on Sunday . Charter boat was ready to go, but due to a clerical error (!!!! No payment...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Firstly our actual cruise with the chartered boat was good. It’s more the issue of the cruise not proceeding. First scheduled cruise cancelled on the morning of the cruise, next day arrive and appears that the cruise is not going to proceed until the charter...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Letiha
Reviewed 28 September 2018

With a deal from Groupon my wife and I looked forward to a bit of whale watching fun. Read the reviews of this company so went ahead anticipating a bit of a pleasant outing. Weather fine, seas no problem but upon boarding were informed that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Terry M
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Booked this tour as a present for my daughter in laws birthday, 4 adults and 2 children waited along with many other people for over an hour to be told that the cruise wasn't going ahead. Apparently the actual boat we were meant to be...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joanne0469
Reviewed 3 August 2018

it appears company has taken notice of bad reviews. We were met at the wharf by a lovely lady who kept us appraised of where to go, waiting time etc.,I liked the personal touch. Morning tea was ordinary but milk was supplied. There was no...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Overall just average. No signage to show us which boat to board, we had to ask a group who were lining up, if this was the Gold Coast whale watching cruise. Then we waited around for an extra 30mins until 9:30 to leave, the captain...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Feeling very disappointed after this experience. This whale watching experience is certainly nothing like what it is purported to be! The boat felt very overcrowded as the viewing areas to see the whales are not adequate for the amount of guests onboard. Guests were standing...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Leisa O
Reviewed 16 July 2018

The mouth piece of the vessel, lets assume its the Skipper, well it must have been, since he was calling young people in the water with Tinnies "Blow flys", yep Blow flys. Basically he spotted a few young people on their little boats, so decided...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank TweedLocals
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I took my 6yo to go whale watching and we both loved it. The people on the boat were friendly and the captain told us some great info about whales. And the boat was big, which made me feel safe. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank KatieNbrae
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

My partner and I spent the most amazing morning on this cruise.. after leaving it only took about 30 to 45 mins to spot the whales. We had 2 whales put on a show for our cruise.. I have been on a few in Maine...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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9 October 2016|
Response from Lynne O | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Absolutely you will see Whales, there are heaps of them swimming past the Coast. I watch them everyday frolicking around. Great trip, crew are excellent and the Marine Biologist on board gives you an amazing running... More