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Dolphin Watch Cruises

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50 Owen St, Huskisson, Shoalhaven, New South Wales 2540, Australia
+61 2 4441 6311
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Whale Watching Jervis Bay
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Jervis Bay Dolphin Watch Cruise
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Jervis Bay Whale Watching by Large Catamaran
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Jervis Bay is home to approx 100 Dolphins and plays host to the migrating Humpback Whales annually. Jervis Bay is also famed for having the Whitest Sand in the World and crystal clear water... basically, Jervis Bay is amazing! Dolphin Watch Cruises, Jervis Bay has won over 30 Tourism Awards and have operated on Jervis Bay for over 20 years. Our Famous Dolphin Watching cruise operates 365 Days a year and has multiple departures and includes a 1.5 hour cruise, expert commentary and Tea / Coffee included.
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50 Owen St, Huskisson, Shoalhaven, New South Wales 2540, Australia
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We had the most awesome experience! Dolphins on the way out and more than 8 whales that came so close that we were sprayed by their spouts! Whale boogers!!! 🤣. Huge thank you to Nigel, Sonia and Daryl for their fantastic customer service and knowledge.

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Dolphin Watch C... J, Manager at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Hi, Thank you for your review... really sounds like an amazing cruise experience. We look forward to seeing you again in Jervis Bay. Thanks DWC

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We booked this experience for a Birthday day out. Firstly I booked online, which was an easy process. Next we were greeted by a very pleasant and helpful receptionist at their shop front booking outlet in the main street of trendy Husskinson. One thing I...More

Thank Shan-Gedro
Dolphin Watch C... J, Manager at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Hi Shan-Gedro, Thank you for your review. When heading out for whale watching, most of our team can remember when it was amazing if you could see a couple of whales let alone type of numbers of what are seen now-a-days... It's seriously fantastic! The...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017

Excellent, the crew went to the limit today to ensure we got a whale closeup. The cruise is really very good even if you didnit sight a whale, Point Perpendicular etc are awesome natural sights in their own right. But the whales close to the...More

Thank gushistopheles
Dolphin Watch C... J, Manager at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Hi gushistopheles, Thank you for your review. You're right, when Whale Watching in Jervis Bay the backdrop of Point Perpendicular and it's cliffs and caves you can be mistaken for thinking that that is the highlight of the cruise.... Until the Whales appear! Great stuff.....More

Reviewed 8 July 2017

We went, we saw whales, we returned. All as advertised and very good -- but what stood out was the care the crew took for everyone's comfort and the follow-up service when I had a factual question about the whales -- a staff member went...More

Thank Janet H
Dolphin Watch C... J, Manager at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Hi Janet, Thank you for your review. It's the little thinks that make a good experience GREAT and it sounds like the staff made that difference. Everyone here loves their job and the role that we play in making, sometimes, bucket list moments come to...More

Reviewed 27 June 2017

We did the whale watching today, the weather was great, the crew amazing and really helpful. The boot was good and we saw couple of whales.

Thank svenjaschloesser
Dolphin Watch C... J, Manager at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Hi Sven, Thank you for the review... we look forward to seeing you again in Jervis Bay. Regards, DWC

Reviewed 27 June 2017

We decided to do a whale watch early in the morning, which was a good decision because we saw couple of whales and had good weather. The crew was lovely and took care of everybody on board. Furthermore, it was easy to book and the...More

Thank Laura J
Dolphin Watch C... J, Manager at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Hi Laura, Thank you for your review. Jervis Bay is amazing all through the year and visiting us in June can be a bit chilly, but the Whale Watching certainly makes up for it! Look forward to seeing you in Jervis Bay again. Regards DWC

Reviewed 19 June 2017

We had a great afternoon, seeing about 8 whales with the big bonus of 2 of them taking a great, close-up interest in our boat which gave everyone that special moment to appreciate these wonderful animals. On top of that, the boat was great, the...More

Thank maggierikardbell
Dolphin Watch C... J, Manager at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Hi Maggie, Thank you for the review... Really glad you had a great time. The cruise sounds amazing! It's brilliant when nature comes to the party with weather and whales! Looking forward to seeing you again in Jervis Bay. Cheers DWC

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Getting out to see the whales was top of our list while in Australia and it certainly didn't disappoint. Booking was super easy and the trip itself was entertaining and well run. Oh and we got to see plenty of whales including an incredibly close...More

Thank Jonathan R
Dolphin Watch C... J, Manager at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi Jonathan, Thank you for your review... such great feedback on the crew and we will pass it on. Jervis Bay is ideal for Whale Watching as we have the Bay providing sheltered water until you are out in the action - we are glad...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

My family and I highly recommend Dolphin Watch Cruises 🚢 Jervis Bay, because we saw lots of whales 🐳 and dolphins 🐬. It's boat and hosts were exceptional, plus the hospitality was above our expectations. Luckily a beautiful sunset topped off our perfect experience. Very...More

Thank Tanya G
Dolphin Watch C... J, Manager at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Hi Tanya, Thank you for your review. I think I remember your cruise... Tekin late afternoon Whale Watching with an beautiful sunset from a couple of weeks ago... We are sure you got some great photos to match the memories! Look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Had a magical time on the bay last Sunday. Lachlan, Rusty and Michelle were our guides and were friendly, informative and loads of fun. We saw 2 whales, a pod of bottlenose dolphins and a colony of seals. Highly recommend this cruise for anyone wanting...More

Thank Bernadette G
Dolphin Watch C... J, Manager at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2017

Hi Bernadette, Thank you for your review. The team loves it when we get the trifecta of Whales, Dolphins and Seals... glad you enjoyed the cruise. Thanks DWC

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Sherin G
15 May 2017|
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Response from Dolphin Watch C... J | Property representative |
Hi Sherin Thank you for contacting us. We will kicking off our Whale watching season this weekend (20th May) and hopefully by mid June we will be seeing plenty migrating whales heading up the coast. But yes these are wild... More
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Sherin G
15 May 2017|
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Response from mitchell s | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sherin- Yes June should be fine.I also understand that in June they also offer whale watching (the whale season is May to November) as well as dolphin cruises...and if none are sighted they do offer a replacement cruise... More
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Lifung
15 April 2017|
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Response from Dolphin Watch C... J | Property representative |
Hi Lifung, We don't have a pick up service from hotels unfortunately. If you are driving to Jervis Bay, our cruises depart from the main wharf in Huskisson. All of our boats can easily accommodate 7 guests however you may... More
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