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Oz Whale Watching

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Address: 37 Bank St | Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
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+61 2 9518 7813
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Sydney Whale watching.

Sydney's best value whale watching Sydney cruise. We...

Sydney Whale watching.

Sydney's best value whale watching Sydney cruise. We are the only Sydney whale watching company that offers live commentary, whale watching experience, a Sydney Harbour cruise and a BBQ buffet lunch all included in the one great package.

Prices range from $50 - $94.

The cruise runs for 4 hours and is a family owned and operated business that has been running for 15 years. Whale watching can be an exciting experience and we believe everyone should try it at least once in their life.

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$457.89*
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Sydney Harbour Progressive Long Lunch Cruise
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$250.11*
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Small-Group Luxury Sydney Whale Watching Cruise
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$72.34*
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Sydney Whale-Watching Cruise Including Lunch

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Amazing Sydney Harvour lunch

I must say I wasn't good to expect much from this as I brought it from Groupon, but the amazing staff proved that I shouldn't judge!! I was highly impressed with the way everyone... read more

Reviewed November 15, 2016
AshyKate
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Springwood, Australia
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Springwood, Australia
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50 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

I must say I wasn't good to expect much from this as I brought it from Groupon, but the amazing staff proved that I shouldn't judge!! I was highly impressed with the way everyone was treated, we had an okay lunch. The staff attended to every need we asked for sea sick tablets, drinks and even towels for the people... More 

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Thank AshyKate
OzWhaleWatching, Front Office Manager at Oz Whale Watching, responded to this review

Hi AshyKate, thanks for taking the time to write a review for us. We are glad that you had an amazing time on our cruise and pleased that we were able to excel your expectations. Great to know we helped in the celebration of both your mum and boyfriend's birthdays and hopefully we made their day! We hope to have... More 

Wollongong, Australia
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed November 13, 2016

MAN what a great day out. We did not see a whale BUT the day was GREAT. The staff , food ,information re the surrounding sites n activities, GREAT. Congratulations to your staff. Regards Bruce n Eva.

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Thank smartvz
OzWhaleWatching, Front Office Manager at Oz Whale Watching, responded to this review

Hi smartvz, thanks for the review! It's great to hear that you had a great day out even though you didn't see any whales. While we have a 90-95% success rate for whale sightings, we cannot guarantee whale sightings as they are wild animals. We hope that you will join us on board for another great whale watching cruise and... More 

New Delhi, India
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed November 9, 2016

The experience of watching whales in open and not in captivity was amazing. The tour is very well organized with jovial staff, making the tour more interesting. We spent more than 2 hours just watching the whales enjoy themselves and performing all sorts of acrobatics !! On our return we were also accompanied by dolphins, although for a very short... More 

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OzWhaleWatching, Front Office Manager at Oz Whale Watching, responded to this review

Hi Kumar S, thanks very much for taking the time to write a review for us. We are glad to hear that you had an amazing experience. Glad that you enjoyed the lunch spread. Watching the whales up close and personal and in the open sea as well as seeing the dolphins sounds like a very memorable trip. We hope... More 

Metro Detroit Area
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31 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed November 8, 2016

We were able to book a last minute weekday lunch cruise and we had no expectations. Our last whale watching trip off the East Coast of the US was horrible, so we figured we'd at least see Sydney Harbor and maybe a whale spout water from a distance... WE WERE WRONG! Oz Whale Watching gave us the trip of a... More 

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OzWhaleWatching, Front Office Manager at Oz Whale Watching, responded to this review

Thanks Tiffofirechick for taking the time to write us a review. It sounds like you definitely had a magical experience with us on board. It's great to hear that all parts of the whale watching cruise was amazing for you including the lunch, interaction with staff and the whale sightings. We would love for you to join us for another... More 

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Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

Thank you oz whale watching for a fantastic day. My friend and I absolutely loved our day out with u guys and glad we got to see those beautiful whales. Such a great experience and a day we'l never forget. Definitely bring the whole family next time! :)

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Thank Sonia J
OzWhaleWatching, Front Office Manager at Oz Whale Watching, responded to this review

Hi Sonia, thanks very much for taking the time to provide us with some feedback. It's great to hear that you had a fantastic day with us and had a whale sighting that you'll never forget. We hope to see you and all the family on board with us again soon - our whale watching cruises begin again this year... More 

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Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

Really good trip. Good food and friendly staff.They tried to do their best to find the whales, and luckily we got to see them nearby as the whales came close to towards the boat!

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Thank Gertjan W
OzWhaleWatching, Front Office Manager at Oz Whale Watching, responded to this review

Thanks Gertjan for the review. We are glad that you and your family had a great experience and were lucky enough to see the whale close to the vessel! Great to hear that you enjoyed our BBQ Lunch buffet on board as well. More 

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Reviewed November 3, 2016

We booked this for my husbands birthday, booking was very easy, we boarded the boat to a reserved table, Balloons for my husband too! food was simple and nice, my vego request was met, we saw about 5 whales they came very close to the boat, and flicked their tales and arms, great show, no jumping but memorable. to top... More 

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OzWhaleWatching, Front Office Manager at Oz Whale Watching, responded to this review

Hi Leanne M, thanks for taking the time to write a review for us. It's great to hear that we were able to help your husband celebrate his birthday. Our BBQ lunch buffet accommodates several dietary requirements such as gluten free and vegetarian and we are glad you were able tot enjoy the meal provided. How lucky you were to... More 

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11 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

We joined the Oz Whale Watching trip. We were briefed on the safety measures at the start of the journey. Lunch was provided on board. Simple but adequate. The waves were choppy that day and some passengers including me had a bout of seasickness. However we managed to catch a glimpse of a couple of whales! A mother and her... More 

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OzWhaleWatching, Front Office Manager at Oz Whale Watching, responded to this review

Thanks Lisa Y for taking the time to provide us with feedback. Glad to hear you had a memorable day and how lucky you were to see both a whale and her calf! We hope to see you again on board for another interesting experience. More 

Dallas, Texas
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57 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed November 2, 2016

Understand that sighting whales can't be guaranteed, especially to see them jumping from the water but it was disappointing that we barely saw a tail and a few blows. We did the BBQ lunch cruise and needless to say the food isn't Zagat rated and the drinking water wasn't drinkable. However the worst part was that the commentary couldn't be... More 

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OzWhaleWatching, Front Office Manager at Oz Whale Watching, responded to this review

Hi HPS-TX, thanks for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We take all reviews into consideration and are always aiming to improve our cruises. It is unfortunate that you weren't lucky enough to see much of the whales but we cannot guarantee the close encounters and sightings of the whales for every cruise as they are wild animals.... More 

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Reviewed November 1, 2016

Fabulous experience, we got to see a mum and her calf and one other. The tour guide was respectful of the whales and his knowledge and sharing of information was outstanding. The boat was clean and the staff where friendly and very helpful. We had the BBQ for lunch and the food was delicious. Well organised as well (for people... More 

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OzWhaleWatching, Front Office Manager at Oz Whale Watching, responded to this review

Thanks Dawn M for your review! It's great to hear of your luck in seeing both a mother whale and her calf. We're glad that you enjoyed the BBQ lunch buffet inclusive of the cruise experience and had an overall fabulous adventure. We hope you can join us again for more whale watching experiences soon. More 

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