Whale Watching Half Day Tour

Experience the best whale watching Queensland has to offer; enjoy the trip of a lifetime aboard Tasman Venture. Get up close and personal with the majestic humpback whales, and enjoy their close encounters. The luxurious 20 metre catamaran is especially designed for whale watching, giving you clear viewing decks, underwater viewing rooms, hydrophone, unique viewing platform and underwater camera. Our friendly, experienced and accredited staff will give you an amazing experience you will never forget.

Your Whale Watch tour includes:

  • Guaranteed whale sighting (or return ticket)
  • Expert accredited commentary
  • Friendly and experienced staff
  • Tea/coffee with biscuits, cake & antipasto platter on the way home
  • Hydrophone equipped to hear the whales sing
  • Fully licensed bar
  • Underwater viewing rooms (see the whales in their natural environment)
  • Access to the unique viewing platform (gets you to eye level with the whales)
  • Free "Close Encounters" Whale Watch DVD
  • Entertainment for the children (toys, coloring in and DVDs)
  • Multi lingual staff and whale information in 6 languages
  • Air-conditioned comfort in all cabin areas
  • Free transfer from your Hervey Bay Accommodation

Our mission

We strive to deliver a whale sighting experience that is above all others. During our half day tour, you’ll encounter with some of the world’s most astonishing mammals, witnessing their antics first hand. Supported by our professional team, you’ll receive only the highest standard service, allowing you to make the most of the excitement involved. Perfect for the whole family.

Our team have been delivering quality tours since 1990, allowing our guests to meet and greet these incredible animals in their natural habitat. Hear the songs of this precious species, all in good company.

Ready to secure your spot for the most awe-inspiring whale watching Queensland - and arguably Australia - wide? It's simple- just click the 'Book Now' button in the top right hand corner to book securely online, or give us a call on 1800 620 322.

Tour Times

Morning Tour Afternoon Tour
Departs - 8.30am* Departs - 1.30pm*
Returns - 12.30pm Returns - 5.30pm

*Boarding 15 min prior to departure


Adult $115.00
Card Member and Concession $105.00
Child 4-14 years $60.00
Family 2 adults 2 children $310.00
Extra Child $45.00

Prices valid for 2017 season. Infants under 4 Free & Group packages available on request