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Imagine Cruises

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'Imagine Cruises' is an advanced Eco-Accredited company that is dedicated to the protection of Dolphins and Whales. 'Imagine' is a 54ft Sailing Catamaran, purpose-designed as a model for Eco-tourism and capable of both offshore and inshore cruising...more
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Teramby Road | Dock C, d'Albora Marina, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4984 9000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such a lovely afternoon on this tour. My daughter and I had a lovely time on our whale watching tour on Tuesday afternoon seeing ten humpback whales including two babies and had one whale 'mug' us! The babies kept flipping their tails! We...More

4  Thank Sarahceee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Five great friends boarded Imagine Cruises in Nelson Bay for a whale watching eco tour we’ll never forget. Not only did we see beautiful majestic humpback whales, we were also blessed to see a super-pod of Common Dolphins which is quite rare according to our...More

3  Thank judyb-penair
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was booked by my partner as a birthday present. I had done whale watching when I was younger but wanted to do it again on a weekend away to Port Stephens. It was an incredible experience that exceeded my expectations! We left the dock...More

Thank Jess M
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful experience whales came up next to the boat and also under the boat. Great views of the whales, we also saw seals and dolphins. Staff were friendly and informative. We sat up top and you do go out of the heads so if you...More

Thank TeamMilo
Reviewed 26 August 2018

I came on your cruise this afternoon, and what another wonderful day.. Every time I book a cruise and hop onto one of your Cruises, you always look after all your guests on Board... The Local Knowledge from your skipper, a crew are second to...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Went on an express whale watching cruise and my partner and I loved it, couldn’t recommend a better way to spend a beautiful day out! Saw glimpses of whales which was still good and dolphins came to the boat which was really cool too but...More

Thank Tamara K
Reviewed 14 August 2018

這不是我第一次出海賞鯨,但卻是離鯨魚最近的一次。我們很幸運地在巡航兩小時後看到一群鯨魚,鯨魚還游到我們的船旁邊,但是船長在鯨魚還在船邊的時候就返航了,有點可惜,這是一次難得的機會,要是能再多五分鐘就好了。We had a great experience. This was not the first time I saw whales but it was the first time I got to be so close to them. After two hours of cursing (and sea-sicking...), we spotted a group of 5 whales and then observed...More

Thank Zoe W
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We did a trip with four kids and four parents. Fun boat tour, great hosts, “whale warranty”! Didnt catch dolphins today. But without the animals , just a beautiful tour!

Thank Johan V
Reviewed 2 August 2018

The whale watching tour departed at 10:30 am from the marina in Port Stephens. The boat was comfortable and the crew of two looked after us well. The captain kept us informed with a knowledgeable commentary. We saw two mature humpback whales, a pod of...More

Thank SusanBrown2911
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We did the 3.30 Envision tour this afternoon. It was amazing. We saw dolphins and whales. They were really close - within a few metres and swimming under the boat. It’s great to be in a small boat and in a small group. The ocean...More

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16 July 2018|
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Response from Christine W | Reviewed this property |
Most probably Dolphins as the Bay has resident pods all year round. Sept is still the Whale watching season & they used to offer a second cruise at 50% if their not sighted. Bookings are advisable if you've got limited... More
9 April 2018|
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Response from Christine W | Reviewed this property |
That's right, you don't go outside the Bay so its usually pretty calm. Very relaxing cruise.
28 June 2017|
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Response from maryjen | Reviewed this property |
No we weren't