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Encounter Humpback Whales Along the Newcastle Coast!

1. Encounter Humpback Whales Along the Newcastle Coast!

Humpback Whale numbers have been increasing at a rate of over 10% each year, with more than 35,000 individuals passing the coast in 2017. Adult Humpback Whales grow to 14 – 18 metres in length and can weigh up to 50 tonnes. While Humpback calves are born at 2 tonnes - now that's a big baby! Humpback Whales are some of the most inquisitive and interactive species out of all marine mammals. These spectacular whales make exceptionally long journeys from the Antarctic to the warm safe waters south of the equator each year. This tour provides you with the best experience possible. Come and witness these amazing animals up close on a brand-new adventure boat, Atmos! Tours Depart from Harbour Square Boat Dock, along the Honeysuckle Foreshore.These whale watching practices have been designed in line with the Australian National Guidelines for Whale and Dolphin Watching 2017 and the Biodiversity Conservation Regulation 2017.

Newcastle: Harbor and Coast 2.5-Hour Sightseeing Cruise

2. Newcastle: Harbor and Coast 2.5-Hour Sightseeing Cruise

Experience the breathtaking coastal scenery of Newcastle on a 2.5-hour eco cruise. See pods of dolphins, seabirds, turtles and more. Enjoy 360-degree views as you cruise in a custom-built rigid inflatable. Be captivated by the marine life and beautiful landscape of coal seams, volcanic rocks, and sedimentary cliffs, including important Aboriginal sites. Travel down the Hunter Coast, passing Caves Beach and Catherine Hill Bay. See unique views of Newcastle Harbor, World War Two coastal forts, and world-renowned surfing beaches. Pass ANZAC Memorial Walk, the Bogey Hole, Glenrock Lagoon, Redhead Shark Watchtower and hidden gems Moon Island, Pinney's Headland and Shark Bay. 

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What people are saying about Newcastle, Australia

Great guide and smooth sailing

We were very lucky with both the weather and very active whales and dolphins. The trip was very relaxed, and the guide was very good and friendly. Great to get sent some pictures from the trip afterwards (were a lot better than what my smartphone-camera could take).

was abit windy and bumby but it was my call to go not many wahlkes out to sea and they were traveeling fast i pefeered close in where there were small whakes occassinally

Cruise experience was very good. Only disappointment was we were unable to spot any Dophins

We throughly enjoyed our cruise. With a beautiful coastline and very informative skipper.

Very well run Dominic was very informative about whales and local area