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Blue Dolphin Marine Tours Champagne Sunset Sail

Blue Dolphin Marine Tours Champagne Sunset Sail

Departure Details

  • Departure Berth B7 Great Sandy Straits Marina, Bucaneer Dr, Urangan, Hervey Bay
  • Boards 16:50
  • Departs 17:00
  • Returns 18:30

Cruise Inclusions

  • Breathtaking views
  • Clear azure waters
  • Panoramic sunset views
  • 1.5-hr cruise
  • Finger food
  • Complimentary drinks
  • Courtesy bus
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Hervey Bay Sunset Cruise

Hervey Bay Sunset Cruise

Departure Details

  • Departure Great Sandy Straits Marina, Urangan, Hervey Bay, QLD
  • Boards 16:15
  • Departs 16:30
  • Returns 18:00

Cruise Inclusions

  • Picturesque sunset cruise in Hervey Bay
  • Spot dolphins & turtles
  • Friendly crew
  • Local seafood and non-seafood delicacies
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Freedom Hervey Bay Whale Watching Premium Tour

Freedom Hervey Bay Whale Watching Premium Tour

Departure Details

  • Departure Urangan, QLD
  • Boards 09:15
  • Departs 09:30
  • Returns 15:30

Cruise Inclusions

  • Stable & comfy vessel
  • Morning & afternoon tea
  • Plated Lunch
  • Complimentary transfer
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Whalesong Cruises - Extended Morning Whale Watching Cruise

Whalesong Cruises - Extended Morning Whale Watching Cruise

Departure Details

  • Departure Great Sandy Straits Marina, Urangan, Hervey Bay, QLD
  • Boards 07:45
  • Departs 08:00
  • Returns 13:00

Cruise Inclusions

  • 5hr whale watching cruise
  • Expert commentary
  • Morning tea & buffet lunch
  • Complimentary beverages
  • Free WiFi
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Blue Dolphin Marine Dolphin Watching Cruise

Blue Dolphin Marine Dolphin Watching Cruise

Departure Details

  • Departure Berth B7 Great Sandy Straits Marina, Bucaneer Dr, Urangan, Hervey Bay
  • Boards 08:15
  • Departs 08:30
  • Returns 12:30

Cruise Inclusions

  • 95% success rate
  • 30 years of experience
  • Multi-lingual crew
  • 4-hr cruise
  • Tea & Coffee
  • Courtesy bus
  • Low carbon footprint
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Tasman Venture-Remote Fraser Island Tour (Full Day)

Tasman Venture-Remote Fraser Island Tour (Full Day)

Departure Details

  • Departure Great Sandy Straits Marina, Hervey Bay, QLD
  • Boards 07:15
  • Departs 07:30
  • Returns 16:30

Cruise Inclusions

  • World Heritage listed Fraser Island tour
  • Licensed bar
  • 9hr tour
  • Delicious Lunch
  • Unspoilt surrounds Commentary
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Milbi Sunset

Milbi Sunset

Departure Details

  • Departure Berth 5 Great Sandy Straits Marina
  • Boards 16:45
  • Departs 17:00
  • Returns 18:30

Cruise Inclusions

  • 1hr 45min Sunset cruise
  • Insight into local history
  • View coral reef and marine life
  • Fresh local prawns and canapés
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Hervey Bay Turtle Discovery

Hervey Bay Turtle Discovery

Departure Details

  • Departure Great Sandy Straits Marina Buccaneer Drive, Urangan
  • Boards 10:15
  • Departs 10:30
  • Returns 14:30

Cruise Inclusions

  • 4hr sightseeing cruise
  • Snorkelling
  • Healthy lunch
  • Explore Round Island
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Blue Dolphin Marine Tours Whale Watching Cruise

Blue Dolphin Marine Tours Whale Watching Cruise

Departure Details

  • Departure Berth B7 Great Sandy Straits Marina, Bucaneer Dr, Urangan, Hervey Bay
  • Boards 07:15
  • Departs 07:30
  • Returns 3:30PM + free drop off to accommodation

Cruise Inclusions

  • Maximum 24 guests
  • Hydrophones to listen to the whales singing
  • 8-hr cruise
  • Buffet lunch
  • In-water platform whale experience
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Tasman Venture - Morning Whale Watching Cruise

Tasman Venture - Morning Whale Watching Cruise

Departure Details

  • Departure Great Sandy Straits Marina, Hervey Bay, QLD
  • Boards 08:15
  • Departs 08:30
  • Returns 12:30

Cruise Inclusions

  • Free whale DVD
  • Hydrophone to hear whales sing
  • AC Catamaran
  • 4-hr cruise
  • Free transfers
  • Tea, coffee, cake
  • Commentary
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Tasman Venture - Afternoon Whale Watching Cruise

Tasman Venture - Afternoon Whale Watching Cruise

Departure Details

  • Departure Great Sandy Straits Marina, Hervey Bay, QLD
  • Boards 13:15
  • Departs 13:30
  • Returns 17:30

Cruise Inclusions

  • Hydrophone to hear whales sing
  • Free whale DVD
  • AC Catamaran
  • 5-hr cruise
  • Free transfers
  • Tea, coffee, cake
  • Commentary
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About Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay is a city located approximately 290km north of Queensland’s capital, Brisbane. It’s warm sub-tropical climate, long sandy beaches, calm blue waters and laidback holiday atmosphere, has transformed it from a sleepy little fishing village to vibrant tourist hotspot.

The World Heritage-listed Fraser Island is the world’s largest sand island with giant dunes, thick rainforests, luminous lakes and amazing wildlife. It shelters Hervey Bay from the might of the ocean and its shallow and flat seabed makes it a great place for swimming and snorkelling.

Hervey Bay is also one of the top-rated whale watching regions in the world where you can catch the majestic Humpback whales showing off their mighty prowess with their flips, fluke dives and breaches – an absolutely breathtaking experience!

Places of Interest
  • Fraser Island
  • Hervey Bay Historical Village
  • Hervey Bay Go Kart Track
  • Lady Elliot Island

Attractions
  • Whale watching tours
  • Dolphin watching tours
  • Bird watching on Fraser Coast
  • Remote Fraser Island Explorer Tours
  • Hervey Bay Botanic Gardens
  • Hervey Bay Historic Village and Museum Tour

Transport
Hervey Bay is a 3.5-hour drive or a 45-minute flight from Brisbane. With the extension of the Hervey Bay Airport in 2005, it has improved connectivity with daily direct flights operating from/to Brisbane and Sydney.

You can avail the airport shuttle bus service that will drop and pick you from your accommodation. The regular Hervey Bay bus service is well connected to most parts of the city and caters to tourists staying near the beach. Bike, scooter and car rentals are dime a dozen and they are a great option to get around and see sights at leisure.

Environment
Hervey Bay has a great sub-tropical climate, with summer temperatures averaging a maximum of 29 degrees celsius and winter temperatures a maximum average of 22 degrees celsius.

With an abundance nature’s gifts that includes the Great Sandy Strait, World Heritage-listed Fraser Island, the Bay and the wetlands, the Hervey Bay city council is committed to protecting its assets and maintaining a clean, safe city.

Fraser Island is listed as a World Heritage site thanks to its exceptional natural beauty and aesthetic value. It also has complex coastal dune formations that represent major stages of earth’s history and they are still evolving. Fraser Island is also home to unique rainforests growing on tall sand dunes and numerous unique species of flora and fauna.

Demographics
The Hervey Bay Region of Queensland is home to about 52,220 people and is one of the fastest growing regions in the country. Statistical trends indicate that the population will double by 2026. The three largest ancestries in Hervey Bay in 2011 were English, Australian and Irish.

Hervey Bay’s economic growth almost matches its population growth with a spurt of activity particularly in tourism, service industries, retail and light industries.