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Dolphin Wild Island Cruise

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158 Griffith Rd | Newport Marina, Scarborough, Queensland 4020, Australia
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Best day of our trip

We've taken a few excursions on our vacation and this was the best. Really feels like you are on a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Knck1es
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Whistler, Canada
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Great day out at Moreton bay

Definitely a great day out with the crew, Captain Allan second Captain Gary and Lisa, highly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Salvatore G
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Join us for a day cruise on Moreton Bay to Moreton Island. Site dolphins, dugongs & turtles, ride our boom net behind the boat, snorkel & fish feed around the Tangalooma wrecks (additional activity), spend time on the beach at Moreton island and swim in the beautiful clear water and enjoy our Eco cruise with commentary siting our wonderful animals, and the history of Moreton Island including WW2 gun emplacements. Includes buffet lunch, morning & afternoon tea.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“boom netting” (36 reviews)
“wild island” (12 reviews)
“day trip” (13 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:15 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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158 Griffith Rd | Newport Marina, Scarborough, Queensland 4020, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've taken a few excursions on our vacation and this was the best. Really feels like you are on a friend's boat having a day on the water. Relaxed and fun. The snorkelling is an absolute must. We saw all sorts of sea creatures. Cpt...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a great day out with the crew, Captain Allan second Captain Gary and Lisa, highly recommend if you want to see what Moreton bay is all about, highly recommend for all age groups!

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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful day! I don't remember the last time I felt so relaxed and so stress free! We are already planning our next cruise. Highly recommend Dolphin Wild Island Cruise!

Thank Wendy S
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dolphinwildqld, Owner at Dolphin Wild Island Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you Wendy - Yes....Stress is left on the mainland, as we cruise to Moreton Island and all our beautiful animals :)

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Started off with a trip across the bay, managed to see a fairly large school of dolphins on the way including some mothers with calves. Closer to the Morton Island we stopped for boom netting. This involves sitting in a net behind the boat and...More

Thank Caleb T
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dolphinwildqld, Manager at Dolphin Wild Island Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Hi Caleb, thank you for your great review. Our vessel has security cameras, so we have never had an issue on the vessel. Glad you had a wonderful day. The Dolphin Wild Crew.

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Lisa and her team were amazing, Captain Allen, Captain Simon and the girls looked after us and thoroughly entertained us with their funny jokes and genuine love for the Moreton Bay region. We saw dugongs, turtles and lots of fish and bird life. Despite the...More

Thank Sanjukta G
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Thank you Lisa and your wonderful staff for a totally wonderful day today it made my 60th birthday totally awesome definately will return for the whale watching trip in Sept!!!

Thank Fiona R
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

Had a wonderful day. Saw turtles and dugongs. Unfortunately did not see any dolphins but great fun. Boom netting was great. My daughter had a great experience snorkelling -swimming with lots of different fish. Lunch was great and coffee and biscuits available throughout day. Staff...More

Thank Carolyn L
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This is a great day out with a variety of experiences and fun packed adventure. The boat left around 8.30am with over 60 travellers but didn't feel overcrowded. The crew were helpful, highly entertaining and very knowledgeable about their local environment. While serious safety issues...More

Thank David W
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

This was such a great day, we did it with 4 adults and one child, and it catered to all of us perfectly, We saw lots of wildlife, learnt a lot about the area, enjoyed the snorkelling, lunch was great. We loved parking near the...More

Thank DaisyH22
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Incredible crew that are respectful to marine life and truly care and incredibly knowledgeable of Moreton island. This is so important as n Firstly, if you want to; Snorkel with tropical fish in a shipwreck See a huge number of dolphins and turtles See rare...More

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ozracing2015
15 November 2016|
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Response from dolphinwildqld | Property representative |
Hi, the only place permitted to feed the dolphins is the Tangalooma Resort. Our cruise goes past the resort, but we do not go into the resort. Our Moreton bay dolphins swim around our boat on our cruise. Check out our FB... More
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Scott M
8 November 2015|
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Response from dolphinwildqld | Property representative |
Hi Scott $95 special at the moment - check out our webpage
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