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Amaroo Dolphin and Whale Watching Cruises

#1 of 10 Tours in Forster Features Animals
Memorial Drive, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
+61 419 333 445
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Guaranteed whales

Wow! What a morning. Passengers boarding the sleek and modern Amaroo were guaranteed they would see... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
jeanened
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Urunga
Whale watching Saturday 17 June 2017

I was on this trip today with my son and grandson. Wow what a great morning. We saw at least 12... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Darelle G
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Forster, Australia
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Memorial Drive, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Wow! What a morning. Passengers boarding the sleek and modern Amaroo were guaranteed they would see a whale or our money back. Not only one whale but 12 pods accompanied the vessel, swimming alongside, gliding under and leading us on our journey. They flapped, flopped...More

Thank jeanened
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was on this trip today with my son and grandson. Wow what a great morning. We saw at least 12 whales and they couldn't have been closer if you organised it that way. The Amaroo itself is magnificent and the crew were fantastic. Morning...More

Thank Darelle G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just spent the morning aboard the Amaroo with captain Matt and the crew. It was an amazing experience seeing in excess of 30 whales and lots of other sea life. WILL BE BACK!!

Thank Jesse R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a good one. Matt, the captain is a friendly and genuine host who informs you as to the conditions and likelihood of spotting whales. Julie keeps everyone well informed without information overload. Whales and dolphins were able to be observed at a respectful...More

Thank VisitfromVictoria
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was a little overcast & lumpy but skipper Matt put us in the right spot every time.Great cruise,very polite & helpful crew.JUST DO IT,

Thank grandgrub01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went early June 2017, cruised alongside a pod of 3 whales. Excellent photo opportunities on a modern boat with great viewing deck. Very friendly staff and great info provided about different species and history of the local area. Highly recommended.

Thank kerry6685
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

when on whale watching cruises in oct had a great time really took time to show us best view on whales captain was really friendly so was the staff on board

Thank Chloe441
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

The 2 and half hour was excellent , we saw a pod of dolphins out side of 9 mile beach and stay a while to watch them play , Julie was tell us all about the area and oysters lease as we toured the area....More

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Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

I was wondering if everyone was over generous with their ratings, until we joined the cruise ourselves and understood why everyone raved about this cruise. Very new and spotless boat, friendly and knowledgeable staff, well organised and of course, they knew where the dolphins were!...More

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Reviewed April 23, 2017

We were on an On Course tour coach of 34 people. Well planned and run cruise. Great staff very attentive. A very professionally run business. Caters for all ages. They have researched dolphin location before setting out,we saw a pod of over 20. Highly recommend...More

1  Thank dbfb17
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jspringborg
Wanting to come down to Forster for the weekend with my partner for a getaway weekend in the next few months. What are the best times for whale watching? Thank you.
May 14, 2017|
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Response from Bill C |
Whales start northern migration beginning of June. Phone for latest information re weather & sightings. Regards Matt ...
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jspringborg
Wanting to come down to Forster for the weekend with my partner for a getaway weekend in the next few months. What are the best times for whale watching? Thank you.
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
What is the cost to do the dolphin boat sighting please?
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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