cronulla’s no.1 whale watching charter…

frequently asked questions…

MORNING or AFTERNOON ?

There is no answer to what is best…. everyday is different. Some days morning are better and sometimes afternoons are better…..

GIFT VOUCHER EXPIRY

Every voucher purchased expires at the end of each whale season – 30 October.

WHERE IS CRONULLA

Cronulla is located on the magnificant ‘Port Hacking River’ which is the gateway to the Royal National Park and Pacific Ocean. Cronulla is approx 20min via road south of Sydney Airport.

PICK UP & DROP OFF

We pick up and drop off each trip from Cronulla Public Wharf & Bundeena public Wharf…

PARKING

There is plenty of non timed parking along Tonkin Street which is an easy stroll from the wharf.

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

For those that wish to use public transfer, Cronulla Train Station is approx 200m away which is surrounded by shops, restaurants, banks and other amenities.

WHERE WE GO

Most the time whales are within a 500-750m from the coastline which allows both world class whale watching as well as enjoying the Royal National Parks from a unique position.

HOW TO USE GIFT VOUCHER

Every voucher has an exclusive code. This code is simply entered once the Voucher recipient chooses a date. Very simple.

What Types of Whales

The most common whales seen on our cruises are Humpback whales, however we have seen Southern Right whales, Minkes, Orcas, and Pilot Whales. The most entertaining is of course the beautiful Humpbacks, we see them every day.

What Types of Whales

The most common whales seen on our cruises are Humpback whales, however we have seen Southern Right whales, Minkes, Orcas, and Pilot Whales. The most entertaining is of course the beautiful Humpbacks, we see them every day.

WHAT OTHER MARINE LIFE

We often see common dolphins; however other species of dolphin are very common. Sharks, rays and seals are quite often spotted and are a wonderful bonus for your cruise.

WHAT TO BRING

Hat – Sunglasses – Sunscreen – Binoculars – Camera – Extra batteries – Water bottle (no glass please) – Snacks and/or lunch – Wear flat shoes – Rain jacket – Windbreaker

WHAT ABOUT MOTION SICKNESS

We all must remember, we are out on the open ocean and it is always better to come prepared. Visit your chemist or doctor for sea sickness tablets/remedies.

WHAT HAPPENS IF IT RAINS

Light rain is no problem, as we have undercover enclosed areas keeping you warm and protected. Bring a spray jacket if it looks like rain. In heavy rain and rough conditions, for your own safety we do not go to sea and we will refund you 100% so you can re-book another day..

where…

Cronulla Public Wharf is located at 2 Tonkin Street on the southern side of Cronulla Train Station.’

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our whale watching vessel…

‘Whale Watcher’ is a 55ft well maintained purpose built Whale Watching vessel providing loads of open deck space to move around, with two levels of undercover seating.

With all the latest equipment, Whale Watcher is quick, safe, smart and comfortable.

We purposely restrict each cruise to 42 guests to ensure we can provide an intimate and comfortable viewing experience for all on board. This is where we differ from other larger cruise operators.

Easy access to extra seating in an enclosed cabin area with wide viewing windows and full toilet facilities will ensure your journey is a most comfortable one.

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