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Premium Whale Watch tour

Premium Whale Watch tour

Premium full day whale watch tour departing Hervey Bay. Maximum 40 passengers, includes freshly baked morning tea, tasty lunch and fruit and cheese platter on the way home. Plenty of time to interact with the whales. COVID safe!

 Departing at 9:30 and returning not before 3:30pm each day from late July to the end of October. Freedom Whale Watch is fully compliant with the latest Health and safety regulations resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cruise the sheltered waters of Hervey Bay to the Great Sandy Marine Park which is renowned as the playground for visiting humpback whales as they migrate south to the Antarctic waters. Expert commentary from your skipper will educate and inform you about the unique aspects of whale watching in Platypus Bay which is formed by Fraser Island and the mainland. Hervey Bay is world renown and recognised as the first accredited Whale Heritage Site by the World Cteacean Alliance.

Freedom Whale Watch is also Eco Accredited. We operate in an environmentally friendly way to ensure both the safety of our marine creatures as well as our guests. Please feel free to bring your reusable coffee cup for hot or cold drinks.

Morning tea is served on the journey out and consists of hot scones jam and cream and profiteroles. Tea, coffee and filtered water is available all day.
Your delicious lunch is served while watching whales play near the boat. It consists of warm bread rolls, 2 cold meats, hot chicken wings, 3 salads: coleslaw, potato salad & green salad. This can no longer be buffet style due to COVID health Regs.

Several pods of whales will often be seen as well dolphins, turtles and sea birds.
Fabulous views of Fraser Island's western beaches provide a wonderful background to your tour. Afternoon tea of a fresh fruit platter and a cheese platter is served on the  return journey. 

Early and late season discounts, adults from $100. 

** Please ring about bookings late in October as the whales may be in short supply!!

Freedom III has

  • 3 levels of viewing plus a water level platform for really close encounters
  • hydrophone for hearing the whalesong
  • low passenger numbers
  • delicious chef prepared food
  • locally owned and operated with friendly experienced crew
  • Eco Accreditation through Ecotourism Australia
  • Please Note:
  • Child ages are 4-14years, Under 4 are infants and as such free
Late season rates apply from 6th October. Save $20 per adult/senior/child....

  • Duration : 6 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $140.00

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Whale Watch Gift Voucher

Whale Watch Gift Voucher

Whale watch Gift voucher on our 9:30 to 3:30pm daily tour between late July to end of October. Valid for 3 years.

  • 6 hour whale watch cruise 
  • Courtesy transfers if required
  • Delicious morning tea, buffet lunch and afternoon tea
  • Guaranteed whale sigthings or a free return trip
  • Informative commentary from experienced skipper and crew
  • Comfortable, stable 17.64 metre catamaran
  • Hydrophone for listening to whalesongs
  • Free filtered water, tea and coffee all day
  • Magical close encounters with the humpback whales who come to rest and play in Hervey Bay.

  • Duration : 6 Hours (approx.)
AUD $140.00

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Offshore Superboat Racing and Seafood

Offshore Superboat Racing and Seafood

Watch the final Offshore Superboat Races and enjoy a buffet lunch with local seafood.

Departing Great Sandy Straits Marina to moor inside the racecourse for the final Offshore Suberboats Races for 2019.

Morning tea will be served on route to the racecourse, hot scones and profiteroles with your tea and coffee.

Seafood buffet lunch  will be served between race 1 and 2. It will consist of local sand crabs, prawns, oysters along with two cold meats, hot chicken wings, three fresh salads and warm bread rolls. Drinks can be purchased onboard.

A fresh fruit platter will be served for dessert after the 2nd race and while cruising back to port.

Enjoy the action of the racing, helicopters hovering above. 

  • Duration : 5 Hours (approx.)
From AUD $110.00

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