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“bird life”(9 reviews)
“eco tour”(4 reviews)
“low tide”(4 reviews)
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Wildlife spotting and scenic boat cruise.
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John Evans Dr, Weipa, Queensland 4874, Australia
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+61 447 009 044
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All reviews bird life eco tour low tide sunset cruise local area highly recommend this tour great tour great job watch the sunset great afternoon quick trip all ages drinks nibbles caravan park local wildlife an abundance of wildlife spotting crocs
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Reviewed 17 December 2018

Dave runs a phenomenal tour out on the water, spotting crocs, birdlife and giving a thorough background on the Weipa bauxite mining. He's an entertaining fella, knows his stuff and runs a safe, comfortable and punctual tour! We run 4WD tours through the Cape and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Brianrossy
Reviewed 12 December 2018

The 4:30 pm tour is a must! Setting out from Evans Landing, exploring the Bay and watching the Bauxite ships being loaded. Dave is a local and very informative with his commentary - I don’t think we could have found a better review of Weipa....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Karen_Wif
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

After a quick trip down to the ship loader and stats and info on bauxite it’s across the water way to look at crocs, birds, dolphins and turtles. With fun and knowledge this is a delivery that is well worthwhile. Times vary with the tides....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank S8419KSpeters
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Thanks to Dave for a thoroughly enjoyable and informative cruise. We saw an abundance of wildlife and I feel like an authority on crocodiles and the mining around Weipa now. One of the highlights of our holiday.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank MissEckles
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

A lovely couple took a group of us cruising the harbour at Weipa. They were local people with lots of interesting knowledge of the bauxite industry and local fauna and flora. 2 hours well spent with some great photos of the sunset on my camera....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Corinne G
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We took a late morning croc-tour which is dependent on the tide. We saw 6 crocodiles & had a very interesting & detailed talk from the driver of the boat. We saw several birds including 3 young jabiru chicks & a parent bird. Highly recommended....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ruthw830
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Thanks captain Dave for a fantastic afternoon on your sunset tour. We had a group of 7 ranging from my grandmother to my 3 year old daughter and we all had a fantastic time, the town history and and local knowledge was fantastic and we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Casey L
Reviewed 22 August 2018

I took the 4.30pm tour from Evan's Landing Weipa on Thursday 16/8/18. We had a great guide who was extremely informative about the local area and local wildlife. He was willing to answer any questions we had and went out of his way to make...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We decided to do the Sunset tour and it was great and very informative and the wine and nibbles were very yummy. But we didn't see any crocodiles. So the owners kindly let us do a low tide tour the next day and it was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Magrbr
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

4.30 departure from Evans Landing, takes visitors out into Albatross Bay, learning about bauxite mining and the shipping transport. A lazy time crossing into a creek area where we were all hopeful of spotting a croc or too but no luck as the tide was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jayne J
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