Whale Watching Charters

 Our family-owned charters operators have passion, experience and guarantees to ensure you have the best experience in Australia.  In the off season these vessels continue to operate cruises and fishing charters on Twofold Bay and beyond.


Ros and Gordon Butt are passionate about our marine mammals and have won multiple awards for their tours. They have over 20 years experience and a 16 metre custom designed catamaran.

The two hour Twofold Bay Discovery Cruise operates all year and the 3.5 hour Whale Watching Cruise operates from mid-September to late November each year.

Prices FROM:

$40 Adults
$35 Seniors
$20 Children 5-15 years

$10 Under 5 years
$125 Family – 2 adults & 3 children under 16 years

Enquire about Family Whale Watching Cruises which depart at 11.45am on selected days.

Phone: 0427 962 027 or 0427 260 489
Website: www.catbalou.com.au


Join owner operators Richard & Helen Buckingham for an intimate whale watching experience aboard the ‘Connemara’, which has been operating for the last 25 years out of the famous port of Eden.

See humpback and southern right whales as well as dolphins, seals and seabirds. Enjoy the diversity of marine life without crowds and be assured of personal attention and excellent viewing from all aspects of the boat.

Tours depart daily at 8.30am and return at 11.30am during the season. Tickets include home made pastries and refreshments and free entry to the Sapphire Coast Marine Discovery Centre.

$75 per adult
$60 per child
Contact Richard and Helen for family and private charter rates.

Phone: 02 6496 1209 or 0415 602 446
Website: www.freedomcharters.com.au

For more whale watching tours in Merimbula and Bermagui, please visit Sapphire Coast website here.