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Adventure Bay Charters

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2 South Quay Boulevard, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5606, Australia
+61 8 8682 2979
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USD 225.46*
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Great White Shark Cruise with Optional Cage Dive and Aqua Sub from Port Lincoln
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USD 156.68*
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Half-Day Sea Lion Snorkeling Tour from Port Lincoln
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Adventure Bay Charters is a multi award winning tourism business that offers some of South Australia’s best water based wildlife encounters. Featuring the Australian Sea lions, the Great White Shark, and the world’s first shark “Aqua Sub”, a glass underwater viewing area where you can view sharks while staying completely dry. All encounters are MUST DO experiences when visiting Australia and the Eyre Peninsula. Adventure Bay Charters is the fastest growing and most awarded tourism operator in Port Lincoln and was awarded into the Hall of Fame for Best Adventure tour in 2012 and Major tourist attraction in 2014. Hall of fame recognizes three consecutive years in each category for being the best operator in each category and is an outstanding contribution to South Australian tourism. Adventure Bay Charters was also named Best Tourist Attraction in South Australia for 2015. A family owned and operated business with strong ties and close relationships with customers and the community; Adventure Bay Charters is at the forefront of great tourism experiences in Australia. What are you waiting for? Let the Adventure Bay Crew take you on the ride of a lifetime!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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2 South Quay Boulevard, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5606, Australia
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+61 8 8682 2979
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Thank DanKarC
Reviewed today

Fantastic experience, extremely pleased we chose Adventure Bay over other companies that use baiting. Staff were warm and dedicated. We were fortunate to see four different sharks on the day. You had excellent vision of them whether swimming in the cage or using the aqua...More

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Thank Melanie P
Reviewed yesterday

We had booked just to do the shark experience initial. The day was by far beyond what we imagined. Our skipper Shep was hilarious with Jade and Cass looking after all brilliantly. Th e shark day told us we had to do the sea lions,...More

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Thank andrew_rickett
Reviewed 2 days ago

The crew was helpful and informative spent all day in cage we didn’t get sharks the first day only sore one swimming past but didn’t hang around and interact with us, so we all received a half price voucher to return. My wife and I...More

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Thank grwellfare
Reviewed 5 days ago

An experience of a lifetime. I could not recommend diving with the sharks enough. This was a totally amazing experience that I will never forget. And using eco-friendly resources to attract the sharks is very impressive. Also, on a personal note the skipper of the...More

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Thank seanoB5629MM
adventurebay, Public Relations Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Wow! Thank you for such a wonderful review @seanoB5629MM!! It warms our hearts knowing we are able to provide a service that results in this kind of reaction. So happy you enjoyed your time with us. Can't wait to have you join us again in...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The boat is amazing, the Crew very beautiful people, very positive and ,energetic. The food was great and the sharks were the best :) the ocean and scenery are also very beautiful as well.

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Thank jarredf726
adventurebay, Public Relations Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

@jarredf726 thank you for your kind review of us! We're so happy you chose to tour with Adventure Bay Charters and even happier that you enjoyed yourself so much! We all hope to see you on board again soon!

Reviewed 6 days ago

The trip out was exciting 3m swell made the trip an adventure shem's(skippe story telling and humor was second to none, pretty sure his night life is as a stand up. Wasnt alot of sharks about on the day we went out, The 3 boats...More

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Thank lucas8303
adventurebay, Public Relations Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Glad to hear someone appreciates Shep's jokes @lucas8303! We'll be sure to pass the compliments on to him. Can't wait to have you back on board! Thank you from the entire Adventure Bay Charters Team.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great day went out the swim with the sharks and we did 4 sharks sighted thank you to all staff

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Thank Allan B
adventurebay, Public Relations Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

The whole team at Adventure Bay Charters is very glad to hear that you enjoyed your time on board @AllanB. Thank you for choosing us!

Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing day! Even if we didn’t see a shark I would have been happy with the great service and fun adventure, but we did see a shark - 3 in fact! So that just topped it off

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Thank bronwyn_roberts
adventurebay, Public Relations Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi @bronwyn_roberts, thank you so much for taking the time to review us after your recent trip. We are overjoyed to hear how pleased you were with our services and tour. Thanks for choosing to come out with Adventure Bay!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my Canadian cousin for the experience. Although the sharks didn't turn up, it was still a great day.More

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Thank michiemouse1
adventurebay, Public Relations Manager at Adventure Bay Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us @michiemouse1. We are sorry to hear you were unlucky with shark sightings on your recent trip, it is always a shame when they decide not to turn up. Glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us...More

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Shanivy92
16 December 2016|
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Response from Lisakuersch |
Hi Shanivy, The tour is typically a 12 hour day, departing at 6:45am, and usually returning between 6-7pm. This usually unfortunately does not suit the schedule of the cruise ships. We have some other alternative tours... More
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Daniel H
9 January 2016|
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Response from adventurebay | Property representative |
Hi Daniel, Yes you certainly can bring your GoPro with you! We also have an underwater camera on board that you can use and we upload all photos to facebook afterwards where you can download them for free.
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54Rae54
3 January 2015|
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Response from bruceywonder | Reviewed this property |
As a tourist, I drove from Adelaide to Port Lincoln and back. I worked out it'll probably be cheaper and more chance to see the scenery and wildlife. Of course that'll mean you'll have to check on your mileage (if renting... More
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