Whale season charters

Join the migration to Eden!

The countdown is on for the festival and the whales have begun their southbound journey home. Check out some of the local whale watching charters and make a booking today as spaces fill up quickly!
With an increase of around 10% each year, there are more humpbacks on our eastern coast than many of us have seen before – what are you waiting for!! Get out there and get amongst them!

Eden, NSW.

Eden, NSW.

Whale Watching Charters

Our experienced and passionate whale watching fleet offer daily trips from Snug Cove and are often among the whales and sea life within minutes of leaving port.




CAT BALOU CRUISES with Ros and Gordon Butt
offer 2 and 3.5 hour whale watching cruises with licensed bar and light refreshments. They are NSW’s longest running operators and have a 16 metre catamaran which can host 72 people. More information here.

$85 per adult

$65 per child (U16 years)


Freedom Charters
FREEDOM CHARTERS with Richard and Helen Buckingham

offer 3 hour cruises at 8.30am daily with home made pastries, refreshments and free entry to the Sapphire Coast Marine Discovery Centre. Their vessel, Connemara, is a 36 foot Randall which hosts smaller group tours of 12. Tours depart daily at 8.30am. More information here. 

$75 per adult, $60 per child.