Best way to watch whales in Sydney!

There are only a few places in the world where you can watch the massive mammals of the sea in their natural habitat, and one of them is Sydney. As the Southern Right and  Humpback whales migrate to warmer waters, you will be bestowed with exceptional views of these majestic creatures out in the open clear waters. Watch whales in Sydney on board a whale-watching cruise for a front-row seat to all the whale watching action!  

 

Set off from the harbour on a comfortable Sydney whale watching cruise and enjoy morning views of top Sydney attractions like the Opera House and Harbour Bridge, while nestling a cup of hot coffee/tea in your hands. You will sail out of the harbour and into the open seas where you will encounter these majestic creatures on the ‘Whale Highway’. You are sure to have a whale of a time as the whales put up a good show with their playful antics. 

 

Another highlight of your whale watching cruise experience is the hydrophone, which will help you listen to the baleful whale songs. You will be assisted by an on-board marine biologist, who will also impart interesting information about the whales and other aquatic life that you spot along the way.   

 

Be prepared for some mesmerising moments, as you’re sure to come by the gentle giants exhibiting not one, but numerous jaw-dropping skills including tail slaps, spy hops, breaches, fluke dives and more. If you choose to cruise during the latter half of the season, you may also come across mother whales guiding their young to make their first migration to the Southern Ocean. 

You are sure to have a whale of a time as the whales put up a good show with their playful antics. Despite their massive sizes, these whales are quick; so stay alert at all times, lest you miss out on any of the action. Everyone is ensured great views as there is no overcrowding on this cruise. As the Humpback and Southern Right whales migrate to warmer waters, you can catch these majestic creatures in action, showing off their acrobatic prowess through breaches, dives and tail slaps. 

With the whale population spiking every year, over 16,000 whales pass by Sydney during the whale watching season. This increases your chances of spotting whales in their natural habitat. Choose this cruise on board a modern ocean-going vessel to see and appreciate these gentle giants up close! 

Whale watching in Sydney onboard a purpose-built cruise ensures you are greeted by roving views of the harbour and its attractions, giving you ample photo ops with the Harbour Bridge and Opera House as you move out into the azure waters.

Spot pods of the world's largest mammals ranging from Southern Right, Orca, Humpbacks and Minke Whales. The showstoppers are the Humpbacks, showing off with tail slaps, breaches and throwing in a sneaky wink at times! 

Learn from the expert marine biologist about spy hopping, fluke dives and peduncle throws. If you choose to cruise during the second half of the season, you can also see mother whales guiding their young as they make their first migration to the Southern Ocean. Watch how the whale calves learn life skills through playtime with their mothers.

 
Posted on June 23, 2021
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