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Sea World Whale Watch

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130 Sea World Drive, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 5591 6061
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Sea World Whale Watch on the Gold Coast have taken the excitement and adventure of whale watching to a new level in Australia with their amazing on-board Whale Theatre Experience and purpose-built whale-friendly vessel-of-the-future “Spirit of Migloo”. Expert tour guides introduce guests to the world of the whales with an incredible array of custom-designed 3D whale movies, unique Real-Time Virtual Tour displays and the interactive wonder of listening to live whale songs. A superior level of luxury and comfort is combined with ultra-quiet low emission engines, toilet waste holding tanks and whale-friendly keel to ensure the whales are not harmed. And if your tour fails to sight a whale, Sea World Whale Watch provides a 100% refund.
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130 Sea World Drive, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 5591 6061
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great tour with presentations, knowledgable staff and of course the stellar views of the Gold Coast and its marine stars. The whales really put on a show for us. Did think it strange nothing on offer on board for a few hours tour that...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a lovely boat to do whale watching on. We were surprised of how clean, modern looking the boat was. Seating inside the boat was spacious and very comfortable. We were impressed with how attentive the staff were to the passengers needs, checking on passengers...More

Thank Megan T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ticked all the boxes with this adventure. Mother & calf doing tail slaps, then a pod of 4 playing around, poking their heads up to check us out then diving and coming up right next to us, synchronised tail flaps!!!!! Excellent commentary and friendly...More

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to have 3 mothers and calves come close to the boat.Very friendly and helpful staff.

Thank Natalie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took the morning tour and was very lucky to spot a mother and calf almost straight away as well as another whale who surfaced less than 10 metres away! Boat was very comfortable with lots of room and commentary excellent Would recommend the combo deal...More

Thank Davejlewis
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Last Thursday we took 43 students from Darwin on the SeaWorld whale watch boat. The staff took such great care of the kids that myself as teacher in charge was actually able to enjoy the experience something as a teacher I don't usually get to...More

1  Thank Suedarwin
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This cruise is first class in all areas, the Migaloo departs twice daily and we experienced the sighting of 3 whales as soon as we left the Seaway, they were followed down the coast with a mother and calf plus an escort whale. The calf...More

1  Thank Neil C
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We had an amazing day today on the sea world whale watching, staff were very friendly and helpful regarding the wheelchair. The boat is very wheelchair accessible, I use a small electric chair and was able to get around very easily, the boat is suitable...More

1  Thank buzzybeejojo
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We went in early Sept and was treated with fabulous sightings of the whales! There were a few of them playing upclose to our vessel for a long time!! Quite a few people felt seasick but the staff were very helpful and alert in looking...More

1  Thank Jolene T
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I was given this trip as a birthday surprise from my children. Had a great time. Got to see whales and got some whale snot on us. Was terrific. Vessel was very comfortable and clean. The staff were great - loved the guy on the...More

1  Thank Julie B
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17 May 2017|
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Response from Sunkum007 | Reviewed this property |
Hi yup it's a good time for that....weather is good these days
Shamika S
26 April 2017|
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Response from Teresa N | Reviewed this property |
As I recall we were able to visit SeaWorld the day before, the same day as the tour or up to 2 days after the tour. You can find this information on their website under FAQs. Enjoy your tour.
2 September 2016|
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Response from Sallymjs | Reviewed this property |
Approx 2 to 3 hours