Moreton Bay Whale Watching Cruise

If you’ve always wanted to go whale watching, don’t miss your chance at Morton Island. The surrounding Moreton Bay is an oasis for all sorts of marine life, during winter approximately 16,000 whales journey through the area. It’s also common for new mothers and their calves to rest in Moreton Bay on their southern journey to the Antarctic. Board a comfortable catamaran, hosted by a Tangalooma Eco Ranger and enjoy a cruise around Moreton Bay for a chance to witness these magnificent animals in the natural environment where breaching, tail slapping and spy hopping are just some of the antics you can expect to see. Enjoy informative commentary during the cruise and learn all about the whale songs, their migration path, different behaviours and so much more! Keep an eye out for pods of dolphins, turtles, stingrays and dugongs which also frequent the area. Please note this tour is only available between August and October.
  • Tour Code


  • Location

    Moreton Island

  • Activity Types

    Special Interest

  • Experience Types

    Special Interest

  • Duration

    3 hours

  • Fitness Level


  • Price

    Adult from $79.99
    Children (12 & under) from $59.99

  • Snack included!


Have your camera at the ready to capture the whales in action.


Enjoy a light snack and tea/coffee onboard your Whale watching cruise.

Special Notes

To make your day as enjoyable as possible, please ensure that you wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat and jacket and bring along some sunscreen and bottled water. This tour is only available between August and October Although every effort will be made, whale sightings cannot be guaranteed. Please note this tour is only available between June and October. Suitable for wheelchair bound guests.

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