Dolphin & Whale Watching Cruises

The waters of Port Stephens are renowned for dolphin and whale watching.  Here are a few companies who specialise in dolphin and whale watching cruises.

Dolphin Swim Australia, Nelson Bay

If seeing the dolphins is not enough, Dolphin Swim Australia offers a cruise where you can actually swim in the water with the dolphins. Swimmers wear a wet suit, snorkel and a safety harness. Dolphin Swim Australia cruises depart from d'Albora Marinas, Nelson Bay.

Imagine Dolphin/Whale Cruises, Nelson Bay

Your chance to see Humpbacks, Minke whales, Southern Right whales, Sei whales, Brydes whales as well as magnificent pods of offshore Pacific Common dolphins.. 99% success rate with dolphin sightings and this cruise is eco-tourism accredited. A dolphin sighting is guaranteed or a free ticket to come again is given. Cruises depart daily out of Nelson Bay on Port Stephens.

Moonshadow Dolphin/Whale Cruises, Nelson Bay

99% success rate in dolphin sightings, morning or afternoon tea, boomnet rides in the biggest boomnet in the Bay, entertaining and informative commentary and scenic harbour cruise including spectacular Tomaree and Yacaaba headlands. We offer the largest and most luxurious vessels in Port Stephens.

Moonshadow Cruises were recipients of a Bronze Award at the prestigious Qantas Australian Tourism Awards in March 2012.

Tamboi Queen Charters, Port Stephens

Tamboi Queen Cruises are the longest operating cruise company in Port Stephens. This family owned and operated business offer dolphin and whale watch cruises, fishing charters or private charters for functions. Multi departure times offered. Some cruises include boom net rides, water slide, morning or afternoon tea, or you can combine dolphin watching with sandboarding on the dunes of Stockton Beach.