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Amaroo Dolphin and Whale Watching Cruises

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Memorial Drive, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
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Excellent experience!!

Easy booking online and advice for free parking nearby. Easy check in process and good spacious... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Marisi R
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Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Can't wait to do the next one

Without a doubt, this was one of the best experiences ever. We spotted three pods of dolphins, the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sydneychicblog
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Sydney, Australia
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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“morning tea” (36 reviews)
“great morning” (22 reviews)
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Memorial Drive, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
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"morning tea"
in 36 reviews
"great morning"
in 22 reviews
"whales and dolphins"
in 24 reviews
"captain matt"
in 17 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 11 reviews
"common dolphins"
in 8 reviews
"beautiful boat"
in 7 reviews
"bucket list"
in 7 reviews
"local area"
in 13 reviews
"sea life"
in 6 reviews
"juice"
in 5 reviews
"staff were friendly"
in 9 reviews
"sunset cruise"
in 4 reviews
"well worth the money"
in 4 reviews
"hour trip"
in 4 reviews
"mother and calf"
in 4 reviews
"wonderful cruise"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Easy booking online and advice for free parking nearby. Easy check in process and good spacious boat. Staff were extremely knowledge and informative and we learnt lots of interesting facts on dolphins, the coastline and oysters. Fantastic we got to see a few dolphins and...More

Thank Marisi R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Without a doubt, this was one of the best experiences ever. We spotted three pods of dolphins, the weather was perfect and the crew are friendly and helpful. I would highly recommend Amaroo and will be going back out again for sure.

Thank sydneychicblog
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have done a number of dolphin watch cruises over the years. This would have to be one of the best. Very Friendly staff , beautiful scenery highly recommend for a fun day out

Thank Michael H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family of 6 had a great time out whale and dolphin watching. The staff were terrific. The boat was immaculate. We especially enjoyed when they tossed bait In the water for the fish before we took off. The afternoon tea was a lovely touch....More

Thank cutepoison94
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting Forster during the Easter long weekend and we went for this cruise for dolphin watching on Easter Sunday. As we purchased our tickets, we were told that they would not be going into the sea for the cruise, but we would go...More

Thank NandiNabarun
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 2 adults and 2 young kids had a fabulous time on the Amaroo. The cruise took us around Wallis Lake and we had a lot of time with the dolphins. The dolphins were swimming just off the side of the boat and...More

Thank brittneygreen
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Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Have to say out of 10 it is definitely a 12+ first time out 1 dolphin so they invited all on board to the next cruise for free. So off we went and instead of just 1 pod of dolphins with a mum and baby...More

Thank Kerrie R
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Reviewed February 20, 2018

We had a great time on the Amaroo. The ship was new and very clean. The staff was friendly and informative. Although they must have run this tour many times you can tell they love what they do as they took the time to ensure...More

Thank JasonKK1
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Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Everytime I have international family visit me we go whale watching on the Amaroo. You won't be disappointed! Always a fantastic experience of whale or dolphin watching. The last two time I've gone whale watching the whales come so close to the boat you can...More

Thank ForsterGal90
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Reviewed February 12, 2018

Highly recommend this cruise for dolphin watching and learning a great deal about dolphins and Forster / Tuncurry. Excellent staff, very professional outfit

Thank Sally M
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jspringborg
May 14, 2017|
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Response from ProV12 |
Whales start northern migration beginning of June. Phone for latest information re weather & sightings. Regards Matt ...
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jspringborg
May 14, 2017|
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Response from Willow349 | Reviewed this property |
Just ring the guys at Amaroo they will tell you if whales are in the area yet. They are very helpful.
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Andrea H
April 21, 2016|
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Response from janet c | Reviewed this property |
Dolphin watching: $45 adults, $40 pensioners/seniors, $25 children 4-16, or $125 for 2 adults and 2 children - includes morning tea Good weather at present
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