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The Big Duck Boat Tours

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Address: Granite Island Causeway, Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia
Phone Number: 0405 125 312
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Adventure on the sea

Staff are friendly and helpful knowledge of there area is great 90 minute trip is value for money. Nothing about the trip was bad, of Seen two types of Dolphins plenty of Seals in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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Shepparton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Staff are friendly and helpful knowledge of there area is great 90 minute trip is value for money. Nothing about the trip was bad, of Seen two types of Dolphins plenty of Seals in there habitat was unreal, no whales but that is the luck of the day.

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Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Went on the wildlife and whale cruise. Dan was very informative and personable. Didn't see any whales but loved the cliffs and looking back at the coastline from a different perspective . Saw seals and dolphins along her way. Recommend for couples and families.

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Victor Harbor
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

As a local I didn't think that I needed to do a boat tour in my home town. How wrong I was! I learnt more about our sea animals and the islands that dot our coast. Dan, the owner, is a wealth of knowledge and I believe it is a must for everyone.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Big Duck Boat Tours operate from the causeway to Granite Island and it's a welcome addition to the tourism attractions in Victor Harbor. Dan and his team have set up a very comfortable boat that handles the ocean conditions really well. Sights are interesting - seals, sealions, birds, dolphins. Lots of dolphins. And we saw a rare white-breasted sea eagle.... More 

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Kaniva, Australia
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14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This was our splurge trip for Victor Habor. The day we went out was very windy with very rough seas, but Oh what a ride! 2 mt waves coming right at ya! "Mum, this is the best ever roller coaster!" We got totally drenched despite the waterproof gear. Saw several pods of dolphins, plus seals & sea lions with pups.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

had a great time on the tour today. Just the 2 of us, with a boat load of great folk from littleuns, to older folk. Very choppy conditions, but handled like a pro. Saw seals, and tons of Dolphins. It was simply awesome. We had a fantastic time, and would highly recommend. It was 42 degrees, but there was a... More 

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Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Went on the Big Duck Boat Tour yesterday and had a great time. Suitable for all ages. The crew were very helpful and pleasant. Went out to Seal island and saw several seals sunning themselves. Then we cruised along the coastline to the Bluff looking for dolphins - but didn't see any, still we had a great time. The explanations... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

A group of seven of us went on this great attraction! It was a lot of fun and you will get to see some great sea life. Highly recommended.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

I think for $35 you get a great half hour water tour that is fun. We saw dolphins and seals and had an exciting ride on the waves. Took grandma and young kids, who got on and off Duck ok.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Great place to see some of the wild life in their natural surroundings. Not only did we see the Sea Lions and NZ Fur Seals, but (for the first time) we saw the bottle-nosed dolphins merrily swimming and jumping around in their natural habitat. The crew also did not hurry things up (like typical tourist attractions do normally), but spent... More 

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Address: Granite Island Causeway, Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia
Phone Number: 0405 125 312
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Victor Harbor

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