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Blue Dolphin Marine Tours

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Whales, Dolphins and Champagne! Be one of the few, not the many to experience our Exclusive Full Day Whale Watching Tours. For an up close and personal experience that you will never forget, see the magnificent humpback whale from the uncrowded deck...more
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Berth B7, Buccaneer Drive | Great Sandy Straits Marina, Urangan, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
+61 7 4124 9600
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What an incredible morning we had on our tour. We saw bottlenose dolphins up close as we made our way to Fraser island, then enjoyed a swim in the beautiful water. We had a wander on the island before fun in the boom net. There...More

Thank Aisling G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Peter and his wife are very kind and they know much informations about dolphins and Fraser Island. I really enjoyed the cruise with them Thank you very much for you time💕

Thank Virgin P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were picked up by our lodge at 7AM. The boat trip started at 7:30AM till 16:30AM. We had nice weather with not much wind. There were only 24 tourist on board (fully booked) but this did not mean that we had enough space to...More

Thank Jan T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The crew were brilliant, so friendly, hospitable and informative. The boat was more than comfortable and just the right amount of time on the water! Highly recommended!

Thank Crystal P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an absolutely fantastic day! The crew are lovely, very knowledgeable people who kept us fed and watered throughout the whole day. We saw 5 whales and one of them breeched 6 times, 5 of those in a row! It was amazing! We would...More

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Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for coming to Hervey Bay to see the whales with Blue Dolphin. To witness a breach is incredible but to see 5 in a row is mind blowing and actually gives you time to capture a photo which I hope you did. Thank...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very enjoyable cruise, especially small number on-board, service and food was terrific, doubly impressed with lots of gluten free options as I am coeliac. Highly recommend Blue Dolphin Marine Tours.

Thank umailler
Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Blue Dolphin. Having a smaller number of guests on board allows us to provide exceptional customer service and focus on things like dietary requirements. Thank you for highlighting this point of difference.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our whale watching experience with the Blue Dolphin crew was truly amazing! It was perfect from the time off pick-up until drop-off. The crew went out off their way to make us feel welcome and enjoy the day. There are not more than 24 guests...More

Thank Jenny F
Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your day Jenny. Sadly our season has finished for this year and we are already missing our big friends. But they will be back next year and we hope you will be too. Thank you for joining us and for your lovely...More

Reviewed October 15, 2018

If you have flexibility, choose a nice day. Ours was grey and rainy so not perfect weather but the crew did everything in their power to make it a nice outing. Yes, we did see lots of whales with playful calves. We stayed out 1.5...More

Thank Mike N
Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Mike for choosing Blue Dolphin. I wish we could control the weather but that like the whales is out of our control and the whales don't care and still do what whales do. Glad you enjoyed the food as well as there is...More

Reviewed October 14, 2018

What an experience my partner and I had with Blue Dolphin Hervey Bay Whale Watching cruise! We set sale early Saturday morning, the weather was perfect and it didn't take long until we spotted whale's in the distance. The highlight of the day - one...More

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Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Carla for joining Blue Dolphin. Hervey Bay is the only place in Australia where the whales are this relaxed and so inquisitive which makes for ideal whale watching. Thank you for the recommendation too.

Reviewed October 14, 2018

We saw many whales and one little guy gave us a real treat with his breaching skills. The food was excellent and the captain and crew wonderful.

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Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Blue Dolphin, so glad you enjoyed seeing the whales with us and that you witnessed some breaching, which is truly wonderous.

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September 9, 2017|
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Response from Peter L | Property representative |
Hi, We are surveyed to carry 30 guests and 2 crew, but for our full day whale encounters we like to take 24 guests. Hope this helps, Thanks, Peter