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• 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.
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Out of The Blue Adventures
Enjoy a once in a lifetime, close encounter with the largest species on Earth aboard Byron Bay's #1 most impressive vessel. (June- November)
Join us and our marine biologist on our Premier Whale Watching Cruise. Depart from Ballina’s Richmond River and enter the stunning waters of Cape Byron Marine Park. Encounter astonishing Humpback Whales in their natural habitat as they migrate past the iconic coastline between Byron Bay and Ballina. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery while listening to live Humpback Whale song using our specialised underwater hydrophone. Our friendly Marine Biologist will share in-depth knowledge of the area, local points of interest & encounters we experience within Byron’s Marine Park.The migration of whales is a significant feat & a spectacular event to witness as they frolic & breach. At more than 2,500-kms, this is considered one of the longest migrations in the animal kingdom. Free transfers from Byron Bay & Lennox Head
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Reviewed 2 days ago
See 2 x baby whales, 2 x mothers and 5 x males

Brilliant experience! Well organised and informative and not too intrusive on the whales. And we fortunately saw many whales including babies.

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Best day ever

We had an amazing time watching the whales, nice boat, friendly crew and it was worth every penny. You have to try this if you still haven't seen the whales up close, just amazing

Thank Adrian R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
morning whale watching tour

morning whale watching tour, the whole family went & we all enjoyed it, Gabby was extremely good, we all learnt a lot as well, Dean also was very good we all felt safe in his hands. and if you can rate the whales they were...More

Thank miss0980
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Fantastic is an understatement!

Did the afternoon whale watching in company with my pregnant wife and two year old daughter. What a great experience. Everything was first class from the booking through to the vessel, the knowledge of the staff and the on board snacks. Thank you for a...More

Thank Gordo0109
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Spot on

Professional, cheerful, informative - really impressed. A great 1/2 day out for locals and visitors alike. Should not be missed.

Thank Charlie H
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