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Coolangatta Whale Watch

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Alf Rush Memorial Drive, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2846, Australia
+61 7 5599 4104
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Had an absolute blast

The whole crew were great, Ariana did a great job of informing us while on cruise. We have wanted... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
AlwaysDreamingBig
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Gladstone, Australia
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The best whale watching excursion I've been on.

Coolangatta Whale Watch are the only boat operating in the southern Gold Coast and so we had all... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2016
svlean
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Gold Coast, Australia
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Gold Coast Whale Watching Tours with Coolangatta Whale Watch, June to November, 7 days, 100% guaranteed whales or receive a full refund or another ticket, 100% success in seeing whales since 2006. Big safe boat, only 46 passengers, owned and operated by Tony and Carol with over 11 years experience. 3hr Tour, morning tea, commentary and loads of fun.
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Alf Rush Memorial Drive, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2846, Australia
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The whole crew were great, Ariana did a great job of informing us while on cruise. We have wanted to do this for such a long time and we had an awesome experience. The whales put on such a show for us - exceeded my...More

Thank AlwaysDreamingBig
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Coolangatta Whale Watch are the only boat operating in the southern Gold Coast and so we had all these beautiful whales to ourselves. Our captain and tour guide knew their stuff. With no other boats about the Humpbacks came to us alone and in pairs....More

Thank svlean
Reviewed 27 August 2016

What a great trip. We had cloudy skies but fairly calm seas and as soon as we got through the Tweed Bar we saw whales. We watched them for a while then saw 3 pods further out. we spent a few very pleasant hours watching...More

Thank Saggital
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Highly recommend Coolangatta Whale Watch, the women who looked after us on the day was extremely knowledgable, friendly and helpful in everyway. The Captain however was rude and unresponsive to his paying customers.

Thank Franciska685
Reviewed 23 August 2016

It's been a few years since we whale watched with Coolangatta Whale Watch, so had high expectations as last time was phenomenal. I believe there are new owners and the 2 girls on the boat were absolutely brilliant, however the Captain looked like he would...More

Thank Rhonda F
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Before we had even left the river we spotted an abundance of fish and a lone stingray along with a pod of dolphins. The moment we set out across the bar into open waters off the tweed Coast that's when all the action really started....More

Thank mleekah
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This company has a very comfy boat that leaves from the Coolangatta/Tweed heads golf club each morning. Extremely easy to book seats and pay online. Boat only holds 50 people including the crew of four so easy to view any whales. The three hour trip...More

Thank ScootNSkip
Reviewed 23 July 2016

An excellent morning out, a good size boat so everyone could see unobstructed views of many whales. 3 hour trip and first whales spotted in the first 1/2 hour of going out to sea. Expert commentary of whale migration. Small enough group to make it...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 21 July 2016

a fabulous experience: crossing the bar the only boat out there, dolphins & humpbacks playing & jumping. It was hard to keep track of them all and so close you just want to reach out & stroke them. Arianna is a fantastic hostess with her...More

Thank kiwiprobins
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Highly recommended! The boat is big enough that there was no overcrowding, we saw so many whales and the crew was great.

Thank ellab143
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