Whale Watching Sailing Cruise - Nelson Bay, Port Stephens

Whale Watching Sailing Cruise - Nelson Bay, Port Stephens

Over 12,000 Humpback whales swim past Port Stephens on their annual migration north along the Australian east coast to the warmer waters of the South Pacific Ocean, between May and November each year.

Nelson Bay (Port Stephens)
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  • Description
    • 3 to 3.5hr Cruise
    • A great chance to see huge pods of common dolphins offshore
    • Free tea, coffee and biscuits with bottomless cups available
    • A real offshore sailing experience with professionals on the stable and cosy Big Cat
    • Hydrophone – an underwater microphone so you can hear the whales sing
    • Friendly, professional and factual commentary
    • Licensed bar and comfortable downstairs lounge
    • Warm sailing jackets available for wet weather
    • Maximum stability and a 9 metre wide spacious foredeck
    • Sea turtles, Little Blue (Fairy) Penguins, Albatross, Sea Eagles and Australian Fur Seals can also be seen
    • Dolphin and whale literature available – great for school projects
    • Complimentary motion sickness tablets available (however we recommend that you speak to your pharmacist about preventative measures for seasickness before you board)

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    Located just 2 1/2 hours North of Sydney, try a Whale watching tour in Port Stephens NSW Australia. Over 12,000 Humpback whales swim past Port Stephens on their annual migration north along the Australian east coast to the warmer waters of the South Pacific Ocean, between May and November each year. After breeding they migrate with their calves back to the Southern Ocean and the cold waters of the Antarctic.

    Imagine Cruise’s Nelson Bay Whale & Dolphin Watch Cruise gives you the chance to see these magnificent creatures close up at Port Stephens on the NSW Mid North Coast of Australia. Whale watching is an experience that you will remember forever!

    Your whale watching cruise will be skippered by experts in whale watching and the conservation of these gentle giants. You will also have a great opportunity for dolphin spotting on these Port Stephens tours.

    You will be well looked after on this offshore adventure tour by Imagine Cruises’ friendly and caring staff and crew. Imagine is a 52 foot (16 metres) sailing catamaran designed for ocean voyages and is an extremely stable platform – ideal for whale watching!

    Intensity: 2.0 Intensity
    Intensity: 2.0 Intensity
  • Experience Details

    Fitness and Experience

    • We recommend that you speak to your pharmacist about preventative measures for seasickness before you board
    • Comfortable clothes suitable to the weather on the day – eg. warm jumpers, beanies etc
    • Don’t forget your sunscreen and sunglasses
    • Please bring your confirmation email with you on the day

    What to Bring/Wear

    • We recommend that you speak to your pharmacist about preventative measures for seasickness before you board as crew cannot provide medication 
    • Comfortable clothes suitable to the weather on the day – eg. warm jumpers, beanies etc
    • Don’t forget your sunscreen and sunglasses
    • Please bring your confirmation email with you on the day

    What is Supplied

    • 3 to 3.5hr Cruise
    • A great chance to see huge pods of common dolphins offshore
    • Free tea, coffee and biscuits with bottomless cups available
    • A real offshore sailing experience with professionals on the stable and cosy Big Cat
    • Hydrophone – an underwater microphone so you can hear the whales sing
    • Friendly, professional and factual commentary
    • Licensed bar and comfortable downstairs lounge
    • Warm sailing jackets available for wet weather
    • Maximum stability and a 9 metre wide spacious foredeck
    • Sea turtles, Little Blue (Fairy) Penguins, Albatross, Sea Eagles and Australian Fur Seals can also be seen
    • Dolphin and whale literature available – great for school projects
    • Complimentary motion sickness tablets available 

    More Information

    • If we do not see any whales you will receive a “free standby ticket” which means you can put your name on a list to come on another cruise for free providing it is not fully booked. We DO NOT give refunds if we do not see whales.

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Nelson Bay (Port Stephens)