Remote Fraser Island and Whale Experience
Experience the unique and untouched remote west coast of Fraser Island (K’gari) and enjoy up close and personal encounters with majestic Humpback whales.
This is no ordinary Fraser Island and whale watching day tour. With Tasman Venture you can discover the hidden and remote parts Fraser Island whilst marvelling at the acrobatics of the whales in a comfortable and relaxing way.
Explore the island while bush walking, snorkelling, kayaking and swimming. Our friendly, experienced and accredited staff will ensure you have an amazing experience you will never forget.
Discover the world's largest sand island
World Heritage listed Fraser Island is the largest sand island in the world and offers unparalleled natural beauty.
Spot the amazing variety of wildlife in the UNESCO recognised Great Sandy Strait Biosphere and Fraser Island including dolphins, turtles, dugongs, birds, whales and dingoes.
Enjoy the tranquillity of a guided kayak tour through natural surrounds or experience the thrill of an inflatable ride on the calm, protected waters of Hervey Bay.
Snorkel or swim in crystal clear waters with turtles, rays and many fish species. Take in the spectacular views as you explore the ancient sand dunes or walk along nine kilometres of secluded, white sandy beaches.
Get up close and personal with Majestic Humpback Whales
Be on the lookout for Humpback whales and experience the thrill of getting up close and personal with these majestic creatures as they frolic in the calm, clear waters off Fraser Island.
Marvel at their sheer athleticism as they explode out of the water in a spectacular breach or be awestruck as you come face to face as they spy hop right next to the boat.
- Up close and personal whale encounters
- Small numbers, luxury catamaran
- Amphibious watercraft ‘SeaLegs’
- Whale immersion experience (subject to conditions)
- Remote western beaches
- Crystal clear creeks
- Coloured Sands
- Free watersports
- Guided bush walks
- Morning and afternoon tea
- Delicious buffet lunch
- Courtesy transfers (Hervey Bay accommodation)
- Snorkelling and swimming
Terms and Conditions
- Recommended for children aged 12 yrs and above
- Prices valid for 2017 season.
- Booking cancellations will incur a 20% fee.
- Booking cancellations within 48 hours prior to departure will incur a 100% fee.
Be one of the few and very fortunate to experience an intimate, immersive whale experience that allows you to get closer to these creatures than ever before and swim with them in their own natural environment.
Small numbers, personalised service and luxury vessel
Our fast and comfortable 12m catamaran caters for a maximum of 20 passengers, ensuring an intimate, personalised tour. Our friendly and experienced staff serve a delicious buffet lunch and scrumptious morning and afternoon tea on board the boat.
- Daily departures from mid July to end of October
- Great Sandy Straits Marina, Buccaneer Drive
- Departs daily 7.30am
- Returns 4.30pm (approximately)
Fabulous afternoon of close encounters and great commentary.