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Mandurah Dolphin and Scenic Canal Cruise

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Overview
For a quick day trip from Perth, head out on this scenic dolphin-watching cruise to the Mandurah estuary. Just a short drive from the city, this area is teeming with wildlife including wild dolphins and a number of different bird species. This cruise includes time in the Creery Wetlands and scenic canals.
Itinerary
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You'll start at
Mandurah Cruises
73 Mandurah Terrace, Mandurah WA 6210, Australia
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    Mandurah Cruises
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Mandurah
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  • 3
    Creery Wetlands Nature Reserve
    Admission included
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You'll end at
Mandurah Cruises
73 Mandurah Terrace, Mandurah WA 6210, Australia
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Highlights
  • Encounter local wildlife on this cruise of the Mandurah estuary
  • Spot wild dolphins and a number of different bird species in this area
  • Learn about the region and its wildlife with commentary from the guides
  • Multiple departure times to suit your schedule
What to Expect
Arrive at your boat in Mandurah to begin your tour of the waterway. Take a scenic ride through the Ocean Marina to spot some incredible luxury homes before heading out to Peel Inlet and the estuary. These shallow waters are the perfect place to view dolphins playing, eating, and resting in their natural habitat. Look upwards to spot some of the 130 bird species that also reside in the Creery Wetlands. Learn about all the wildlife in the area from your guide while enjoying the relaxing cruise. Enjoy extra time cruising for the afternoon departures with a stop at a local fish and chip shop—not included in the price of the tour.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Mandurah Cruises, 73 Mandurah Terrace, Mandurah WA 6210, Australia
Duration
1h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Tour escort/host
  • Entry/Admission - Mandurah Cruises
  • Entry/Admission - Creery Wetlands Nature Reserve
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Stroller accessible
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Mandurah’s dolphins are wild creatures viewed in their natural environment, and as such are not guaranteed to be seen
  • 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
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Judy L wrote a review Mar 2020
Sydney, Australia14 contributions1 helpful vote
Great experience with a good comentary. Saw several pods of dolphins almost immediately. Cruising up the canals was most enjoyable.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from CathyG1983, Public Relations Manager at Mandurah Dolphin and Scenic Canal Cruise
Responded 1 week ago
Hello judyl16, Thank you for your wonderful review on Trip Advisor - it is always great hearing the dolphins were swimming with you and the canals were a great part of the tour. We hope to see you on board again in the future. Warm Regards, The Mandurah Cruises Team
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Leigh B wrote a review Mar 2020
Mandurah, Australia51 contributions13 helpful votes
Had a fabulous time with interstate visitors and saw the fabulous houses on the canals and saw the Marina and gorgeous dolphins with a new baby. Fantastic highlight to see them in their natural homes. Very professional crew with commentary explaining as we went. A MUST DO in
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from CathyG1983, Public Relations Manager at Mandurah Dolphin and Scenic Canal Cruise
Responded 7 Mar 2020
Hello 465leighb, Thank you for your Trip Advisor review! How wonderful is it to see the mother and calves playing in the waterways so close to you - we hope you were able to take some photos of them and hope to see you on board again soon! Warm Regards, The Mandurah Cruises Team
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Linda B wrote a review Feb 2020
Perth, Australia63 contributions19 helpful votes
Thank you Mandurah Cruises for a wonderful tour of the canals today. Captain Jake and his crew made sure we thoroughly enjoyed our hour on the water with an informative commentary on the history and ecology of Mandurah plus we saw a friendly pod of dolphins which made our day.
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Response from CathyG1983, Public Relations Manager at Mandurah Dolphin and Scenic Canal Cruise
Responded 23 Feb 2020
Hello L9126XHlindab, Thank you for your Trip Advisor review - it is great to hear your enjoyed the commentary from Jacob and you saw the friendly dolphins - we hope you were able to take lots of photos for your memories. Warm Regards, The Mandurah Cruises Team
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Professional-Pilgrim wrote a review Feb 2020
Alberta, Canada1,383 contribution491 helpful votes
This was a most enjoyable way of seeing Mandurah from the water. We saw dolphins and lots and lots of birds. Good commentary, and good fish and chips and beer.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Responded 23 Feb 2020
Hello Professional-Pilgrim, Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor - it is wonderful to hear you saw the dolphins and other wild life whilst cruising and enjoyed your meal and a drink. We hope to see you again soon! Warm Regards, The Mandurah Cruises Team
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brianandkaycooper wrote a review Jan 2020
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We had a wonderful night looking at Christmas lights. Our crew were delightful and fun making sure we saw dolphins. The captain was skilled and when a random small vessel nearly drove into us he was not only skilled at saving us from the unthinking person, he was polite
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from CathyG1983, Public Relations Manager at Mandurah Dolphin and Scenic Canal Cruise
Responded 23 Feb 2020
Hello brianandkaycooper, Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor - we are pleased to hear your time spent on board was enjoyed by all and that the Skipper on the evening reacted in the best way possible. We hope you return again for the 2020 season! Warm Regards, The Mandurah Cruises Team
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About the operator

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aliciaw11852020
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Wheelchair accessible cruise
Dancing Dolphin had good access for electric wheelchair . Nice friendly crew. Limited services due to COVID restri
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denglenv4247
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Wonderful Day on the 5 Hr Manduah Cruise
The weather was wonderful and Allan and Bec were very informative and helpful on the Mandurah Cruise. Allan detour
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GeoffCave
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Dolphin Cruise
Very well-run and pleasant excursion. Crew were very friendly and helpful. Trip was very interesting and we got
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ktreloyn
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Lovely, interesting and relaxing.
Such an enjoyable and relaxing cruise, happened to see many beautiful dolphins up close and our friends from Norway
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Roger L
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Cruise with wheelchair.
Great to get on the boat with my electric wheelchair. They have a portable ramp to get into the lower cabin. Obviou
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Alexanderd8265
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Great Value
This Was Not The Most Expensive Trip or The Longest - But The Trip Was Everything and More Than I Expected.. It W
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Jayanth4u
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Mandurah Trip
Enjoyed well with my family. It was nice with Cruise Crew team.. One of best place to visit and it's one day trip..
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lynnmcampion
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Something a little different
The weather wasn't the best for our trip - it was very, very windy. The time of our trip had to be changed as they
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TheCakeGallery
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Great time
Good little cruise out to see the local canals a few dolfins and amazing homrs along the cansl banks Worth the trip
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Daniel O
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Dolphin Day
Taking family members visiting from Europe who have never seen a dolphin before. So we booked the 11 am service an
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Sandylee2020
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Fabulous
Loved everything about it. Detailed information. Lovely, clean houseboat. An experience we will definitely recommen
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Barbara S
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A day on the water
Enjoyed this cruise so much, great commentary and we saw lots of dolphins., it is a must do in Mandurah. Great to g
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JuliaDDB
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Fun and informative trip - highly recommended
Saw plenty of dolphins and birdlife and admired the houses in the canals - fun way to spend an hour and learn a lit
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MandyMum2014
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A beautiful, relaxing experience
Visiting Mandurah after many years, was truly a lovely experience. We were delighted with the upgrades to many loca
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Sudhan G
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Not as good as last time.
Couldn't see much of the dolphins. Had to wait for a while for cruise to depart as one group didn't arrive on time.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 1h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, French, Japanese
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