All Whale Watching Tours in Hervey Bay

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Names2Adults+2ChildrenReturn TransferTea or LunchHalf Day or Full DayMax Passanges
Quick Cat$77.50 per personNoTeaHalf Day 5.5 hoursSelect
Whale Fundation$79.00 per personNoNoAM and PM, 3hours40Select
Boat Club Cruise$80.00 per personYesTeaAM and PM, 4-4.5hours60Select
Spirit of HB$82.50 per personYesTeaAM and PM, 4-4.5hours150Select
Tasman Venture$81.25 per personYesTea & LunchAM and PM, 4-4.5hours50Select
WhaleSong$90.00 per personYesTea & Lunch/DinnerAM and PM, 4.5-5hours50Select
Freedom III$112.50 per personYesTea & Lunch3/4 Day, 6 hours45Select
Blue Dalphin$135.00 per personYesTea & LunchFull Day, 8 hours20Select

Whale watching season is from the mid July to mid October each year.

Most cruides offer concession rate.

You can book any of these whale watching tours, or book a package (whale watching + accommodation).

Please see all  details on Whale Watch Package page.


The capital city for observing humpback whales from July to October each year. Eight cruise lines offer between 3 hours to 8 hours cruise. Most of them offer free transfer and meals, plenty chooses for everyone’s needs.

Booking Enquiry

Booking instructions:

For tour and package bookings, the confirmation will be sent to you via email within 2 hours during 8am-10pm AEST. The full payment will be required as soon as the confirmation email is sent unless the alternative arrangement organised with the manager.
The whale watching tour can be booked as the packages (2 nights at Emeraldene & whale watching), or can be tailed with other packages (Fraser Island package, or Lady Elliot Island package). Please check our package deals or discuss with Yong for further details.
Need additional information, or unsure any of the tours/packages, please email or phone reception at any time. We will reply all enquires within 2 hours during 8am-10pm AEST.

Select an option above or give us a call: +61 7 4124 5500

Can’t find right tour packages? Email us directly. Check out our Whale Watching Packages (accommodation + whale watching).

Terms & Conditions

All rates quoted are subject to confirmation on reservation and are quoted in Australian Dollars inclusive of GST. Rates valid until 31 March, 2022.
Payment booked via our secure online facility will be paid in full at time of booking. All major credit cards are accepted. * Payment by American Express will incur a 2% surcharge. *
Cancellation policy: 72 hours. Less than 72 hours will incur 100% cancellation fee. Less than 7 days will incur 50% cancellation fee (blue dolphin whale watching cancellation is 7 days).
Cancellations resulting in a credit card refund will incur a processing fee of 3.5%.
**NOTE** Reception closes at 8:00pm (6:00pm on Sundays) – for arrivals after 8:00pm (6:00pm Sunday) please contact the property on the day of arrival for instructions.

Related Package Deals

The Best Whale Watching Packages

The Best Whale Watching Packages

Whale Watching packagesFrom $330/$320 total1 2
Staying at Emeraldene Inn for 2 nights, take a half day or full day Whale Watching cruise, enjoy your time at Hervey Bay.
5Days/5Nights Fraser & Lady Elliot Islands Eco-Adventure

5Days/5Nights Fraser & Lady Elliot Islands Eco-Adventure

5Days/5Nights Fraser & Lady Elliot Islands Eco-AdventureFrom $1080pp5 5
Experience 2 incredibly AMAZING World Heritage Listed destinations: K'gari (Fraser Island) and Lady Elliot Island.

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A variety affordable morning or afternoon deals that will bring you a lifetime experience.


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Tasman Venture

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