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Whale Watching Sydney are the obvious choice when it comes to whale watching cruises in Sydney with more than 25 years of experience and the best fleet of custom built, modern and fast whale watching vessels.

Don’t miss out on this experience of a lifetime and jump onboard one of Whale Watching Sydney’s  daily cruises departing from Darling Harbour or Circular Quay.

Whale Watching Cruises

3hr Discovery Cruise

15% Off when booking online
The 3hr Discovery Cruise is the best whale watching cruise in Sydney. It’s superior speed takes you from Circular Quay to the open ocean in only 15 minutes.

2hr Adventure Cruise

10% Off when booking online
The 2hr Adventure Cruise is Sydney’s most thrilling high-speed whale watching experience and is suited for those that are adventurous and young at heart.

3hr Discovery Cruise Combo

5% Off when booking online
Our premium 3hr Discovery Cruise + 48hr Hop On Hop Off Pass + Photos from your Whale Watching Cruise.

3hr Sunset Cruise

Limited to 12 people per cruise
The 3hr sunset cruise gives you the once in a life time opportunity to watch and photograph whales off the coast of Sydney during sunset.

Most Recent Whale Sightings

For the first time in a long time we were the only game in town for Whale Watching. Most of the other companies have packed it in for the season, but there are still a few whales trickling south so we figure, let's go get them while we still can. That mentality certainly paid off this morning when, thanks to a tip off from one of our dedicated spotters, we picked up this awesome mum and calf pair off Manly and they breached us all the way to Dover Heights! ... See MoreSee Less

1 day ago


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Surely the season will extend with the increase in population?

The action hotted up a bit for us this afternoon and we got some great tail and breaching activities out of this mom and calf, just off of Blue Fish Point. That was certainly our hot spot for today! ... See MoreSee Less

5 days ago


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it was a great afternoon, that mother's breach was something else!!

Absolutely amazing - the guys maximised the time with the best whale sighting. Tonga definitely on my bucket list to swim with whales.

Brilliant afternoon! To see two dolphins and the Mum and Calf humpbacks was amazing. The info commentary was excellent. Thanks for a memorable time.

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We want you to enjoy your day whale watching with us . The best way is to be fully prepared for your day on the open ocean.

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Gift Vouchers

Whale Watching Gift Vouchers make the perfect gift. you can buy a voucher for any combination of travelers from a single adult to a family of 10.

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Tripadvisor Reviews

What our passengers say about us
  • Great trip – quick to get out of the heads – we saw 4 whales heading up the coast of Australia – was great event.

  • Just like the brochure. Big boat. Great vision of the whales on all sides. Passionate knowledgeable staff.

    S G
  • 15 minutes after boarding we had front row seats to a breaching hump back whale, just outside Sydney Heads.

  • An incredible experience! The enthusiasm of the staff both the boat driver and photographer was infectious

  • Amazing! Amazing! Amazing! It was by far the fave experience of my 4 and 6 year old boys’ trip to Sydney (their words, not mine).


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25 years of experience and a fleet of purpose built, fast and comfortable boats makes us stand out from the rest. Find out why you should come with us.

We see whales daily from mid May to the end of November. Check out our daily sightings page to see what you could experience yourself.

30.000 humpback whales swim past Sydney every year. Find out what the whales get up to on their epic journey.

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Whale knowledge at your fingertips. Available in English, Chinese and Japanese.

Download our whale app today

Whale knowledge at your fingertips. Available in English, Chinese and Japanese.