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“From the time we set foot on to the boat early in the morning to the end of the trip late afternoon, everything was perfect and we highly recommend Blue Dolphin led by the knowledgeable Peter and his friendly crew.”
“This tour is fabulous for all sorts of reasons: the vessel (which allows you to get a close up experience with the whales), the passion and knowledge of Skipper Pete and crew, and their ability to find whales.”
“The staff are informative and passionate and the morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea was scrumptious and plentiful Thanks to the staff for showing us a magical day, I would recommend your tour to anyone wanting a...”
“We had a great day whale watching made even better by the running commentary and jokes from owner / skipper, Keith, very knowledgeable regarding whales while ensuring everyone saw multiple sightings amazing how cl...”
“... water, my 10 and 12yr old thoroughly enjoyed getting in and swimming with the Whales, a memory they'll cherish forever.If you want a truly amazing experience you cant go past the Team at Hervey Bay Dive Centre.”
“What an experience doing the swim with whales tour with these guys!! Fantastic bunch of people, knowledgeable and super friendly, couldn’t recommend any higher, thank you”
“WOW.. we had the best experience.. the crew were excellent from the welcome to the departure, we really enjoyed their enthusiasm, expertise and hospitality.. Initially sightings of a few mother and calf pods, foll...”
“We loved the sunset cruise last night so much, that we booked a tour for this morning straight away :) Many, many thanks to the incredibly welcoming, friendly, yet professional staff: Magnificent and highly recomm...”
“We really enjoyed our trip out with Rachel, capt Scotty and volunteers They were all very helpful and knowledgeable The whales were beautiful and near and lots of pods Thanks we had a wonderful day”
“In total the tour went for 3 hours and in that time we would have seen 10-12 different whale sightings, dolphins, turtles, a pair of eagles feeding on Fraser Island's beach and a dingo on the beach there as well!”
“We also had tubing which was awesome fun! Cool dingo and Fraser explorer tours are also brilliant but when it comes to activities and having a more active tour we would definitely recommend the Remote Fraser Tour...”
“We certainly had many wonderful encounters with both pods of Humpback whales and very fortunate to see Right Whales a rare opportunity!.”
“We saw Mum and baby whales plus “escort” whales they are males swimming along with Mum and baby hoping to get some “action” These amazing mammals put on a fantastic show, breaching, tail flipping etc was a fantast...”
“Amazing experience with lots of whale pods, many photos & videos taken, highly recommend this trip at beautiful Hervey Bay.”
“... went absolutely above and beyond to make sure the girls and I had a great time :) The welcome song and dance and talk from Travis on local indigenous cultural history was a fantastic finale to a fabulous day.”
“would like to thank Jacqui Will and of course my deadly brother JoJo truly beautiful people in a beautiful place Cannot thank you all enough Highly Recommend doing the tours and we will be back”
“I went on the Fraser Dingo tour last week, I had a blast loved every minutes of it, the guide was really knowledgable, the self drive was awesome especially in the bush very good sensation, car are very confortabl...”
“The accommodation was clean and comfortable with plenty of space for everyone and a nice communal area where you can play games in the evening and a close walk to the beach to watch sunrise.”
“Overall great day, we were given an excellent and informative tour, full of stunning scenery and marine life, our guide Darren was knowledgeable about the local area and provided several wonderful opportunities to...”
“Darren is an awesome tour guid who is extremely knowledgeable of the area and always on the lookout for marine life as we stopped a number of times to view the massive sea turtles and a dugong we were very lucky t...”
“We had a fantastic day on our 4WD tour with our driver Christine, great tour guide and a great sense of humour to go with it, seen the best sights of the island and great food to go with it.”
“With that experience (one day tour, three day tag-along tour, and two day self-drive...) I can confidently say that Unique Fraser Tours offers the BEST one day trip of all available companies in hervey bay and rai...”
“My friend and I went with Hervey Bay whale watch on the quikcat 11 boat out to see the humpback whales, we were amazed and delighted to see many pods of whales, we had a wonderful time, the boat, staff and crew we...”
“We saw a lot of whales who came super close to the boat and in the end we also got the opportunity to swim with the humpback whales, which was one of the most amazing things we ever done!”
“It was an awesome day with our wonderful guide Tony, who had brought bubbly and strawberries for my birthday, along with a great lunch, including Mud cake, plus morning and afternoon tea - wonderful.”
“We were collected at our accomodation by Dave, who is without doubt the most knowledgable and personable tour guide we have ever had and spent the next nine hours exploring every aspect of Fraser Island.”
“Did scenic flight over Fraser Island well worth the time to do the flight great way to see Fraser Island and taking of and landing on the beach is great pilot was very knowledgeable telling us the sights we were s...”
“We made an astonishing short tour with one of the planes, seen the island from the air and landed on the sea shore again.”
“A priceless bonus was that Darren took photos of us throughout the tour and emailed them to us! Earlier in the week we had breakfast at the cafe and it was really yummy and the view was amazing!”
“On this tour, there was only one other Jetski with us, so it was a very personal experience and we had plenty of time to ride the beautiful calm waters without having to wait on thousands of photos to be taken fro...”