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Whale-Watching Tour from Augusta or Perth with Optional Captain's Lounge Upgrade

From $64.73
Highlights
  • 2-hour whale-watching cruise from Augusta or Perth
  • Learn about whale migration patterns in this part of western Australia
  • Look for sightings of humpback and southern right whales, and the occasional blue whale
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Whale-Watching Tour from Augusta or Perth with Optional Captain's Lounge Upgrade
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Seasonal Whale-Watching cruise, departing from Perth (September - November), departure point is Sardine Jetty, Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour
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10am Cruise from Augusta
Seasonal Whale-Watching cruise, departing from Augusta (June to August), cruising through the waters of Flinders Bay.
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9am Perth + VIP Lounge
Seasonal Whale-Watching cruise, departing from Perth (September - November), departure point is Sardine Jetty, Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour
From $110.34
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Overview
Enjoy a 2-hour whale-watching cruise on a comfortable vessel with a naturalist guide. Depart from Augusta or Perth and set out on the waters of Geographe Bay in search of humpback whales and southern right whales, in addition to seals, dolphins, and seabirds. As you go, your guide will provide commentary about the whales and their migration along the coast of western Australia. Your spacious boat is equipped with an underwater camera and hydrophone. Upgrade to the VIP Captain's Lounge for exclusive seating, and complimentary snacks and drinks during your tour.
What to Expect
Welcome aboard the Steep Point, the largest and most comfortable in its fleet. This luxurious 25-metre stable vessel provides an excellent platform for whale watching, with 5 viewing decks from which you can sight the magnificent Humpback, Southern Right and occasionally, the very rare Blue Whale along with Seals, Dolphins and migratory bird life from all over the world. With a passenger capacity of 72 people, the vessel also has an enclosed viewing saloon with fully licensed bar and cafe facilities. Enjoy this amazing experience in comfort and style.

Whale-Watching cruises are seasonal and depart from two different location dependent on the time of year. Cruise departs from Augusta June to August and from Perth September to November. Cruises from Augusta travel through the waters of Flinders Bay, while Perth cruises traveling from Sardine Jetty taking in sights of the Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbor.

VIP Captain’s Lounge
You have the option to upgrade to the VIP Captain's Lounge experience. Receive premium service from your Captain’s Lounge crew and informative commentary about the whales and marine wildlife of the area. The VIP Lounge has spacious, luxury seating from a high vantage point with easy access to fore-deck whale viewing platforms as well as exclusive grandstand position in the heart of the vessel command center.

Have the opportunity to participate in whale research and you also have a private TV screen with a direct feed from the on-board Whale Theater so you won’t miss any of the amazing whale presentations.

Gain access to early boarding of the vessel as well as complimentary tea or espresso coffee on arrival at check in. Throughout the duration of your cruise, complimentary canapes, local wines, beers, soft drink, juice, tea & coffee will be available. With uninterrupted viewing and unlimited photography opportunities, this is an incredible whale watching experience.
Reviews (33)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amazing Experience!!!

We bought the VIP captains lounge option and it was incredible. We had the lounge to ourselves, the crew are so friendly and happy to answer all our questions. About 15 mins offshore we found a pod of 7 big male humpbacks and then 2...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Matt S
WhaleWatchWA, Owner at Whale Watch Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Matt and the Western Australia Humpbacks really are awe inspiring, it is always exciting to meet them for the first time and you may find that spending time with them becomes a little bit addicting! We very much look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A brilliant day out on the sea

We spent a most wonderful morning out whale watching out from Perth. We booked the Captains Lounge and had the privilege of being the only people in the lounge for the entire trip. The Captain was wonderful company (the bridge is part of the Captains...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Glint_Bladesong
WhaleWatchWA, Owner at Whale Watch Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much Glint and it is fantastic to hear you enjoyed your time onboard, also that the live commentary was informative and we are sure you will be able to pass on your knowledge of the whales to family and friends! Our pleasure...More

Reviewed November 2, 2018
I was on a boat and it was amazing

This was a great day out and is a must do for locals and tourists. The team are awesome and really put a personal touch on the day with their in depth knowledge. We saw 30+ humpbacks doing their thing about half-way to Rottnest. Plenty...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeremy L
WhaleWatchWA, Owner at Whale Watch Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you Jeremy very much and fantastic to hear your had a great time onboard and with the whales. We are very fortunate to have such a wonderful opportunity just off the coastline of Perth to watch and interact with the Humpbacks of Western Australia,...More

Reviewed November 2, 2018
WE HAD A WHALE OF A TIME - TRULY A MUST DO!

If you think you've seen whales because you've seen a glimmer of a splash, 10km off-shore or from a cruise ship, do yourself a favour- hop on this cruise and go and see them up close ! ! ! Jade, Gemma and the family made...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Edith J
WhaleWatchWA, Owner at Whale Watch Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Than you so much Edith for your kind words and we can see that you have absorbed the information about the Western Australian Humpback and their migration during your time onboard which is just fantastic! It certainly is one of the best places in the...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile
What a Whaley good time!

Such a great time with Western Australia Whale Watching tour!! First off, the crew on board was commendable - their experience, expertise, genuine care & concern was observable (the way they ushered people in on board from the commencing drizzle & immediately offered the various...More

Thank syunw
WhaleWatchWA, Owner at Whale Watch Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind words and taking the time to share your experience, we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time :) A pleasure having you onboard and we hope to be able to welcome you again in the near...More

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