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Blue Dolphin Marine Tours

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Whales, Dolphins and Champagne! Be one of the few, not the many to experience our Exclusive Full Day Whale Watching Tours. For an up close and personal experience that you will never forget, see the magnificent humpback whale from the uncrowded deck...more
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Berth B7, Buccaneer Drive | Great Sandy Straits Marina, Urangan, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being myself a commercial Skipper and previously in a boat hire and charter business I am always concerned when somebody else drives...... 🤔But the Skipper and the crew were the most competent and professional I have ever seen on a small passenger vessel 😊 They...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time. The location is fantastic, the boat very clean and confortable, plenty of good food and drinks served with a smile! Can’t wait for the whale watch season to go on the Blue Dolphin. Thank you!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Did a sunset cruise with blue dolphin, our hosts were very friendly and knowledgeable, plea ty to eat and drink, highly recommended evening cruise.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Pozichris
Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us for a sunset sail. Always an enjoyable way to end the day or start your evening in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. Hope to see you again; Many thanks Jodie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An absolutely awesome day with the knowledgeable Peter and helpful Cassie. Our morning was relaxed and exciting. We were lucky enough to see a dugong with its young calf, a couple of pods of dolphins, swim in pristine water and boom net off the back...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Oh you were very lucky to see the baby dugong on Mum's back (check out our Facebook page for photos) as they are rarely seen. The Great Sandy Strait is home to a diverse range of marine life and we are so fortunate to have...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hervey Bay is the best place to go whale watching and Blue dolphin marine is the best company to go with. We had humpback whales breaching and pec slapping and swimming right alongside the boat. The group is small which provides an amazing and personal...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and for you are correct in saying that Hervey Bay is the ultimate whale watch destination. We have tailored our tour to optimize your time with the whales and also providing uninterrupted viewing all while being spoilt by our amazing...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was such a beautiful, relaxing way to end the day celebrating one of my good friends birthdays. The staff were absolutely amazing and really made the trip! The champagne, wine and nibblies were plentiful and watching the sun set was really just an added...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Annae P
Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us and taking the time to write a review. It is a great way to unwind and take in the beautiful sunsets of the Fraser Coast. Hope to see you again. Many thanks Jodie

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an incredible morning we had on our tour. We saw bottlenose dolphins up close as we made our way to Fraser island, then enjoyed a swim in the beautiful water. We had a wander on the island before fun in the boom net. There...More

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Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow! Sounds like you saw everything. What an absolute bonus to see the baby dugong on Mums back, a very rare sight indeed. Also seeing both resident species of dolphins is always exciting. Happy to hear that you enjoyed your day and we love showing...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Peter and his wife are very kind and they know much informations about dolphins and Fraser Island. I really enjoyed the cruise with them Thank you very much for you time💕

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Virgin P
Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us and letting us show you a little of our beautiful backyard. Safe travels.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were picked up by our lodge at 7AM. The boat trip started at 7:30AM till 16:30AM. We had nice weather with not much wind. There were only 24 tourist on board (fully booked) but this did not mean that we had enough space to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jan, thank you for your feedback. It is hard to compare such two different tours but I will point out our difference for you. Yes we are a full day tour as we are a slower sailing vessel (11.6m catamaran not ship) which we...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

The crew were brilliant, so friendly, hospitable and informative. The boat was more than comfortable and just the right amount of time on the water! Highly recommended!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Crystal P
Peter L, Owner at Blue Dolphin Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Crystal, glad you enjoyed your day with us. We take great pride in the presentation of our vessel and believe it is very comfortable for what we offer and we love what we do. Thank you for the review. Jodie

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Response from Peter L | Property representative |
Hi, We are surveyed to carry 30 guests and 2 crew, but for our full day whale encounters we like to take 24 guests. Hope this helps, Thanks, Peter
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