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Dolphin Watch Cruises

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Dolphin Watch Cruises Jervis Bay is the most famous and experienced cruise operator in Jervis Bay! Jervis Bay is home the largest population of resident bottle-nose dolphins in Australia, we also play host to the migrating Humpback Whales annually...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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50 Owen St, Huskisson, Shoalhaven, New South Wales 2540, Australia
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+61 2 4441 6311
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All reviews dolphin watch biscuits jervis bay terrific experience saw dolphins whale breach these beautiful creatures friendly staff whales including boat ride didn't disappoint open ocean see whales beautiful sunny day interesting commentary dolphin tour weather was great
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For an extremely enjoyable experience I recommend joining this team on a whale watching tour. Not only are they professional and friendly, but they are completely respectful of the whales and their environment. And add to that their insightful, local knowledge. If you can, make...More

Thank roboarmstrong1
Dolphin Watch C... J, Front Office Staff at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rob, Thanks so much for your review! We love your feedback and review! You encapsulate all that we aim to deliver- we are glad it is shining through. We will pass on your words to Darryl, I'm sure he will be pleased to know...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was very excited to go on a dolphin cruise especially in Jervis Bay with everything I had heard about the local dolphin pod. First of all the staff were really friendly and genuinely knowledgeable. Of the 90 minute cruise we spent about 30-45 minutes...More

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Dolphin Watch C... J, Front Office Staff at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Funky Fox! Thanks for your feedback and advice to other tripadvisor users. A warm blanket and coat are items that absolutely make for a more comfortable adventure. We are glad you enjoyed your time on our beautiful bay, every experience and cruise we have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best time ever whales breaching less that 50m away. Fab time and the best trip out that we have had. Then came back to a delicious lunch for xmas in July

Thank 980barbara
Dolphin Watch C... J, Front Office Staff at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Barbara! Wow! So pleased we could be part of your experience. What a wonderful day you had!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 3 amazing hours in Jervis bay. Lots of free parking nearby, departure in time, lots of seats on different levels. We saw 3 whales including the juvenile (whom the boat followed pretty long time so everyone could take a proper look and photos),...More

Thank Anna O
Dolphin Watch C... J, Front Office Staff at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning Anna! Thank you very much for taking time to write your great review! It sounds like you had a wonderful experience out on Jervis Bay with us. We will pass on the lovely feedback to our fabulous crew! We would love to have...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We took the 3 hour whale watching tour around Jervis Bay on a lovely sunny day. Unfortunately we didn’t see any whales, which I can understand, as they are wild animals and do not appear on demand. What was disappointing was the complete lack of...More

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Dolphin Watch C... J, Front Office Staff at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Hi Lreyon289, Thank you for getting in touch and providing us with the feedback from your cruise. We recall the day of your cruise and apologise you didn't have the best experience possible. On the day of your cruise we did have a problem with...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We went on Saturday 11/8/18, sadly the only day that no whales were spotted in all the time we’ve been here. The wind was quite bad which meant our boat couldn’t go out far enough but we all still enjoyed the ride and the views....More

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Dolphin Watch C... J, Front Office Staff at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Hi Jo! WOW, Thank you so much for such a lovely review! It is so great to hear of your experience- that is exactly what we aim for! It certainly does help when the Whales and weather come to the party! Thank you for making...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We have had a place here for over 20 years and never done the dolphin watch so we thought why not, the staff are all great boat is good, I found it a bit boring I guess because I know the area and have seen...More

Thank Narelle R
Dolphin Watch C... J, Front Office Staff at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Hi Narelle! We are so glad you decided to finally join us for a cruise. We appreciate the feedback, we hope you are able to join us again on a warmer day- it can always get a little fresh out there!

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We decided on the day to go and Join a Dolphin And whale watching cruise.... So glad we chose them...our boat was not full so we could move around. We were lucky enough to see many whales and a few seals...it was so exciting being...More

Thank Rosemarie G
Dolphin Watch C... J, Front Office Staff at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Hi Rosemarie! Thank you so much for your review, we are so glad you chose US! It appears you had a wonderful day out on beautiful Jervis Bay and pleased to hear you understand and appreciate that we want to respect and protect all the...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

We had an amazing experience with Dolphin watch cruises in late July 2018. The captain and crew were very knowledgeable about the area and surrounding waters and we were lucky enough to see 5 whales on our cruise.More

Thank GI971
Dolphin Watch C... J, Front Office Staff at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review, we really appreciate the feedback! We are very passionate about where we live and how fantastic our staff are, why wouldn't we want to share our love for it! We are glad it shows through with the...More

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing experience. First we saw dolphins in Colingwood Beach. Then went out of the bay to see whales up close eating. Some seals and more dolphins joined them.

Thank Elyshia S
Dolphin Watch C... J, Front Office Staff at Dolphin Watch Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Hey Elyshia! Thank you for the review! What a wonderful day you had! That is what we like to call the Trifecta. Have a great day!

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Zara637
27 March 2018|
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Response from Dolphin Watch C... J | Property representative |
Hi Zara, Thank you for your question. Dolphin Watching is suitable for all ages. Children under 4 years old are Free Of Charge and children 4 - 14 year old are $22.00 each. All vessels are suitable for children, however most... More
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Sherin G
16 May 2017|
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Response from Dolphin Watch C... J | Property representative |
Hi Sherin Thank you for contacting us. We will kicking off our Whale watching season this weekend (20th May) and hopefully by mid June we will be seeing plenty migrating whales heading up the coast. But yes these are wild... More
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Sherin G
16 May 2017|
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Response from mitchell s | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sherin- Yes June should be fine.I also understand that in June they also offer whale watching (the whale season is May to November) as well as dolphin cruises...and if none are sighted they do offer a replacement cruise... More
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