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Hervey Bay Whale Swim and Watch

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    Check-in and board the vessel, tour the Great Sandy Strait Marine Park along side of Fraser Island. Whale watch and Swim the day away, catering and equipment provided.

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    • Hervey Bay Dive Centre, 1 Jetty Rd Boat Club Marina, Urangan, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655 Australia
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    Reviewed today

    What a brilliant day. Staff were friendly, entertainiong, helpful and fun and made sure we were safe, well-fed and enjoying every part of the day. Big thanks to the whales who just wouldn't leave us around and loved to play with us. Wow! Memories forever...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Evania E
    Reviewed today

    There are not enough superlatives to describe this experience. The team is professional, friendly, fun and informative. The issuing of the wetsuits, completing the indemnitys and safety briefing at the very beginning set the standard for a very professional organisation. On board was clean, spacious...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Sharon M
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    It was worth every single penny!! The crew really took care of us,gave us food and snacks and were so engaged and enthusiastic. They did not gave up until every one had seen a whale under water! Highly reccomend this.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Linnea S
    diveherveybay, Owner at Hervey Bay Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

    Hi Linnea, was great to have you join the tour... we are so pleased you had a good time..... Ed

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Helen and Cheryl This is the second time my friend and I have been on a whale watch swim with Ed and his fabulous crew. We thought last year was good but this time it was amazing. To swim with these beautiful and gentle creatures...More

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    diveherveybay, Owner at Hervey Bay Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks heaps for the review Helen and Cheryl... Kristy was the other crew member that day..... it’s a wonderful memory that you now have that words and photos just don’t capture..... cherish the experience..... regards Ed and the Dream Team

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I have had the best experiences around the world swimming with whales, Antarctica, Tonga, GBR,Norway and Canada and my day with Hervey bay dive centre is as good as it gets!! Dive guide Dan was awesome as was the rest of the crew, Captain Ed...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank winstanleya1
    diveherveybay, Owner at Hervey Bay Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

    Wow .. to be compared to all your other great experiences and being rated so highly is very humbling.... thank you 🙏 Regards Ed

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    Aravind S
    September 20, 2018|
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    Response from Reynojl | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry for the late reply, but no, whale season is from mid-July to mid-November. Whales are pretty much gone by late November.
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