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Three-Quarter Day Hervey Bay Premium Whale Watching Cruise

By Freedom Whale Watch
5.0/5

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Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Contactless payments
Vehicles and venues disinfected
Equipment sanitised between use

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What's included, what's not

  • Morning and Afternoon tea
  • Lunch - Tropical Buffet lunch
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Live commentary on board
  • Guaranteed sightings form 1 August to 20 October or a free return tour
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

Know before you book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transport
  • We can arrange pet sitting if required.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Due to COVID-19 we will not allow unwell passengers aboard
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 46 travellers
  • Reduced passenger numbers as per state guidelines. Queensland Check in App is mandatory for COVID tracing if needed.
  • Returns to original departure point
  • Departure time: 9:30 AM

What you can expect

Itinerary

The tour departs from Urangan Harbour, passing Round Island, the Urangan Jetty, Big Woody Island. Some information on the history of the area is given by the skipper. Whales are usually sighted at least 30 minutes after departure while in the Platypus Bay Area, inside Fraser Island.
The tour often follows much of the Western Beaches of Fraser Island. It may be possible to witness many different whale behaviours as well as listening to whalesong through the hydrophone. Other marine animals, such as dolphins, turtles and sea birds may be observed as well. Guests will be offered morning tea, buffet lunch and afternoon tea during the tour.

Stop At:

• Freedom Whale Watch, Great Sandy Straits Marina, 17 Buccaneer Drive, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655 Australia
• Fraser Island, Hervey Bay, Queensland Australia

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Gear and equipment sanitised between use

Social distancing

  • Contactless payment for service charge and add-ons

Safety measures

  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Hand sanitiser provided
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Location

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Activity Location

  • Urangan
  • Hervey Bay Queensland

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Great Sandy Straits Marina Urangan Hervey Bay, 17 Buccaneer Dr, Urangan QLD 4655, Australia Traveler pickup is offered Esplanade pick-ups are from the beachside opposite most motels. Urraween Pickups are at 8:30 Pt Vernon pickups are at 8:40 Pialba pickups are at 8:45 Scarness pickups are at 8:50 Torquay pickups are at 9am Shelly Beach pickups are at 9:05 Urangan Pickups are at 9:10 Other accommodation pick-ups can be arranged.
    • Hervey Bay Queensland

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