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Coolangatta Whale Watch

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Alf Rush Memorial Drive, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2846, Australia
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The only company in Australia that you should go and see whales

If you travel to Australia you MUST go to the City of Gold Coast and enjoy this wonderful... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2013
Hontwe
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Little Elm, Texas
Excellent trip - excellent boat - with only one flaw

A great day out - saw amazing whales... fantastic skipper found the right pods - and a great... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2013
Starr L
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Gold Coast
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Gold Coast Whale Watching Tours with Coolangatta Whale Watch, June to November, 7 days, 100% guaranteed whales or receive a full refund or another ticket, 100% success in seeing whales since 2006. Big safe boat, only 46 passengers, owned and operated by Tony and Carol with over 11 years experience. 3hr Tour, morning tea, commentary and loads of fun.
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Alf Rush Memorial Drive, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2846, Australia
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Reviewed September 23, 2013

If you travel to Australia you MUST go to the City of Gold Coast and enjoy this wonderful community. If you travel this time of year you MUST go whale watching. These creatures are beautiful and its awesome being next to them in their natural...More

Thank Hontwe
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Reviewed September 9, 2013

A great day out - saw amazing whales... fantastic skipper found the right pods - and a great photographer who captured some amazing shots. We got to listen to the whales through an underwater microphone as well which was really special. The one flaw -...More

Thank Starr L
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Reviewed September 8, 2013

Thanks for a fantastic morning of whale watching. Great advise given prior to the trip re: sea sickness tabs - no sickness and I was able to enjoy the amazing show that the whales gave us this morning.

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Reviewed August 31, 2013

We went out for fathers day and what a great morning it was! We saw plenty of whales and the crew was great. A special thanks to the zoologist : your passion is very infectious. We will come again!

Thank walter h
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Reviewed August 28, 2013

We really enjoyed our whale watching tour. We saw quite a number of these awesome creatures. We were also well looked after by the crew. The marine biologist on board was interesting and informative. The captain obviously knows what he is doing and we felt...More

1  Thank Judy284
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Reviewed August 25, 2013

Thank you for giving us the opportunity to see these beautiful animals up close. To see mum and her baby playing so close to the boat was amazing. Great crew with plenty of interesting facts about the whales.

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Reviewed August 18, 2013

Our whale watch on Friday 16 August was just great. Fantastic commentary and whale facts by Nic. Stacey was helpful and a pleasure to deal with. Friendly people on board. Whale Hugs and splash. The whales were playful and playing hide and seek under the...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2013

We did a whale watch trip this morning, and were not disappointed. Whales were plentiful, a Mum and tiny baby calf and then a group of 3 juveniles later that were very interested in the boat, and amused us all with their antics.. An excellent...More

Thank AndrewH161
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Reviewed August 14, 2013

I was lucky enough to go on this boat today and saw some of the most amazing sights! staff picked us up from our hotel then dropped us right back, whales came right up to the boat, then saw dolphins on our way back, staff...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2013

This trip was fantastic! We saw about 20 whales fairly close and around another 10 in the distance. All of the staff were friendly and knowledgable. Great trip!

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