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Fremantle: Whale-Watching Cruise

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Activity provider: Rottnest Fast Ferries

Fremantle: Whale-Watching Cruise

Activity provider: Rottnest Fast Ferries

From US$ 42.56 per person

Watch the annual migration of the humpback whales on a scenic whale-watching cruise, off the coast of Fremantle, aboard a state-of-the-art catamaran.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Search for humpback whales on their annual migration off the coast of Fremantle
  • Travel in air-conditioned comfort on a fully licensed catamaran
  • Learn about whales from a dedicated, certified marine biologist
Full description

Enjoy whale watching aboard a state-of-the-art catamaran and reach Fremantle's whale grounds in air-conditioned comfort.

Experience the thrill of coming face to face with the majestic humpback whales on their annual migration along the Western Australian coastline. Every year, from August to the end of November/ start of December, spot these gentle giants at play frolicking in the waters off Hillarys Boat Harbour.

Enjoy the best possible view of the majestic whales from one of the catamaran's 3 viewing areas – take advantage of the large open deck space to capture spectacular close-up photographs.

Relax knowing that whale sighting is 100% guaranteed and enjoy a drink or bite to eat at the onboard licensed bar. Benefit from the knowledge of a certified marine biologist from AQWA, The Aquarium of Western Australia, who will provide a running commentary during the cruise.

  • Whale-watching cruise
  • Marine scientist guide
  • Food and drinks (available to purchase)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Meeting point

Meet your guide and board the boat the Sardine Jetty.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • If on any tour whales are not sighted, you can join the tour again free of charge
  • The return trip must be within the same whale season (September – November)
  • If travel is in the last 2 weeks of the season, you may re-book for the next season
  • Food and drinks are available for purchase on board at an additional cost
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