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Premier Whale Watching Byron Bay

  • Maximize your chances of seeing whales as they migrate in winter
  • Get insights into whale behavior from your marine biologist guide
  • Includes use of a spray jacket, as well as snacks and water
Premier Whale Watching Byron Bay
From US$72.56
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Premier Whale Watching Byron Bay
From US$72.56
Maximize your chances of seeing humpback whales by joining this tour from Byron Bay, led by a marine biologist. Head for areas that the whales are known to pass through as they migrate in winter, watch them as they majestically breach, and listen to them sing by using an underwater hydrophone.
What to Expect
• Our Rates are $99 per Adult, $70 per Child (12 and under). 
• We have regular scheduled departures from June to November and free Shuttles are available from Byron Bay & Lennox Head P/U points, boarding the vessel at Ballina Wharf 12 Fawcett St, Ballina NSW.
• Spray jackets, drinking water and a tasty snack are provided.
• You will spend approximately 2-2.5 hours on the water exploring the waters of Cape Byron Marine Park & enjoying close encounters with the largest species on Earth.
• We are equipped with a hydrophone so you can hear live humpback whale song as our Marine Biologist narrates & answers any questions you may have.
• Please bring your hat, sunnies, camera & your sense of adventure!
• Due to the nature of our tours, occasional cancellations may happen due to bad weather. However we offer our River Cruise as an alternative in these circumstances, change of day or full refund.
Reviews (56)
1 - 5 of 56 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
“Excellent Whale Adventure”

Amazing Whale watching tour with Dean providing an exciting boat ride and Gabrielle was so knowledgeable about the whales. Also a big thank you to Dean’s Mum for the yummy snacks! We were so lucky to see so many whales and plenty of action.

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile
Out of this world adventure!

Went on a birthday trip with my husband and we were so impressed! Out of the blue adventures has a great team, their on board marine biologist is very knowlegable and interesting, and we had some amazing whale sightings! I highly recommend you give it...More

Thank MarcellaScott
Reviewed 29 October 2018
Experts in their field

What a great experience. Gabrielle was our marine biologist and she showed such depth of knowledge that we all left a little better educated from our experience, not to mention the overwhelming joy from seeing hump back whales.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Venture129177
Reviewed 29 October 2018
Excellent whale watching trip and marine biologist commentary

We had an excellent whale watching trip with Out of the Blue. From the moment of booking on line (some weeks before) we were impressed with this company and the information provided, followup reminder email and then text message the evening before. We took advantage...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank raandaka
Reviewed 28 October 2018
Whale watching off Ballina

Loved watching Young calf breaching and splashing his tail around. Mum whale was massive, also saw turtles and dolphins. Staff were excellent and full of knowledge. Will head out again next year. Well worth the experience. Thanks Heaps!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chrisna45rave
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