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Itinerary

Choose from a morning or afternoon departure and meet your ship at King Street Wharf. Board the vessel and enjoy a fresh breakfast or lunch buffet (Tea and coffee are included and alcoholic beverages can be purchased).

Sail through Sydney Harbour and snap photos of the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.

Next, your boat cruises north past Manly Beach and Watsons Bay, as you enter the open waters of the Pacific Ocean where the whale watching begins.

Thousands of humpback and southern right whales pass through this stretch of Australian coast every year, so whale sightings are guaranteed. In the occurrence that you don’t see one, you can book another cruise free of charge.

It is common to see dolphins and other marine life on the cruise and your captain provides expert commentary on the wildlife you encounter

The cruise ends back at the original departure point.
Locations visited
Sydney Harbour
Oz Whale Watching
Sydney Harbour Bridge
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Overview

See Sydney’s sights by sea on a 4-hour whale-watching cruise. Avoid long lines at major attractions, enjoy great Sydney Harbour views, and spot whales and dolphins with informative commentary. This cruise is good for people who want to spend some time on the water and see native marine life in the wild, and experience the city’s landmarks away from the crowds.

Highlights
  • See Sydney sights away from the crowds, on-board a whale-watching ship
  • Whale sightings are guaranteed (or another cruise is arranged for free)
  • Enjoy a fresh cooked breakfast or lunch on the water
  • Learn about Sydney geography and Australian wildlife from your captain
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Getting the Humpback ;O)

The day started a little trickily because the Sydney marathon was taking place on the day of the trip. So getting to the Wharf was tough and I'm glad we left plenty of time to get there. Once we got to Wharf 9, and the...More

Thank Clive F
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fantastic day out on the Harbour

My review is a bit late, hubby and I went out on Friday 7th September for a afternoon lunch whale watching trip. What a great day! The crew were excellent and Biggles commentary made the day! CJ was jack of all trades. We were lucky...More

Thank geb6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brilliant!

Great trip and very knowledgeable hosts. Would definitely recommend - we saw 2 humpback whales and a superpod of dolphins which was a great bonus

Thank Jack G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Worst cruise ever

I have been a million times on a boat and this cruise made me hate water. The boat was literally crashing on the water and NO ONE really enjoyed the cruise. We were just trying to stand up and fight seasickness. And of course we...More

2  Thank Leila H
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile
Great cruise

Lovely little boat. I like that it's not enormous so you are not three people deep at the railings trying to see a tiny glimpse of whale tail. Lovely bbq lunch and if you let them know ahead of time they can accommodate dietry requirements....More

Thank Fiona H
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Khanh P
23 July 2018|
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We were supposed to leave at 8:30 am in the morning, the cruise was around 20min late
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Celine P
3 May 2018|
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we caught the ferry from Circular Quay to Barangaroo and it was a short stroll along to Wharf 9
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