Humpback Whale Watching Tour From Newcastle

Newcastle, NSW
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  • Observe humpback whales on their annual migration
  • Safe and comfortable eco-tourism vessel
  • Unobstructed 360 degree views

Embark on a thrilling adventure tour as you search for the thousands of humpbacks whales on their annual migration north. Enjoy stunning views of Newcastle and Lake Macquarie coastline from the water and keep your eyes peeled for playful dolphins and seals!

What's Included?

  • Two hour whale watching tour
  • Professional guide
  • Wet weather jackets
  • Water and juice
  • Digital photographs of your trip

Witness the incredible sight of humpback whales breaching off the coast of Newcastle. Your tour will begin at Harbour Square Boat Dock, along Newcastle's Honeysuckle Foreshore, where you'll head offshore on an awesome adventure boat. Enjoy the chance to get up close and personal with these majestic creatures, with dolphins and seals also regularly spotted. Marvel at the beautiful views of Newcastle and Lake Macquarie coastline from the water as you listen to fascinating commentary about these spectacular marine mammals. The tour also features authentic interpretation around the history of the port, the city, local geology and Aboriginal heritage.

Session Length

  • This experience is two hours in duration
  • Please arrive 15 minutes before your departure time
  • Available between the months of June and November


  • This experience is available annually between the months of June and November


Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy:

  • Bookings cancelled within 48hours from the departure, as well as no-shows, will forfeit the experience

Numbers on the Day

This tour runs with a maximum of 20 people.


The tour will be rescheduled or cancelled in the unlikely event of poor weather.

Other Info

If whales are not spotted on a designated whale watch tour between the months of June to November, each passenger will be entitled to a ‘standby ticket’ enabling them to return on another subsequent tour date, this ticket is subject to availability and must be used within the same whale watching season

This experience takes place in Newcastle, NSW.