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Whale Watching Cruise - 2.5 Hours

Newcastle, NSW
Nova Cruises
For 1 person
2.5 hours
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$65 each
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  • Harbour and ocean whale watching cruise
  • Chance to see whales, pods of dolphins, sea birds, penguins and more
  • Morning tea – tea, coffee, biscuits

See the magnificent ocean voyage and experience the amazing migration of over 20,000 humpback whales. Learn about the whales and other wild life off Newcastles speculator coastline.

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This product is only available to RedBalloon customers

What's Included?

  • Three hour harbour and ocean whale watching cruise
  • Morning tea – tea, coffee, biscuits
  • Captains commentary and wildlife fact sheets

Enjoy captains commentary and learn about the whales and other wild life off Newcastle’s coastline. You may get the chance to see huge pods of oceanic dolphins, sea birds, seals, penguins, sharks and more. Complimentary morning tea is provided and there is a licensed bar with drinks and snack food available to purchase.

Session Length

  • This experience is 2.5 hours in duration
  • Operates every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday, June - late November (Except September)
  • Cruises operate every day during school holidays


  • Please advise upon booking any special dietary requests
  • All children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by an adult
  • Cruise option 10am & 1:30pm


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

  • In the event of rain or inclement weather your experience will still go ahead unless contacted by the experience provider
  • If your experience is cancelled. You will be rescheduled by the provider
  • Cancellations made by the customer with more than 48 hours’ notice given are entitled to re-book another date
  • Cancellations made by the customer within 48 hours’ notice given will incur a 100% cancellation fee. Not to re-schedule for another date

Numbers on the Day

The vessel is licensed to carry 47 guests.


Whale watching cruises are highly reliable on the weather and sea conditions.

Dress Code

Please wear comfortable, warm clothing.

Other Info

Ginger tables are handed out at beginning of cruise for sea sickness.

Dine & Discover - Discover restrictions

  • Discover NSW vouchers are single use only. Any balance of funds remaining on the voucher will be forfeited.
  • Only eligible to be used on products showing the “Discover” tag on site and cannot be used for Gift Vouchers or Gift Cards.
  • Promotional codes cannot be used in conjunction with Discover NSW vouchers.
  • Individuals are unable to redeem more than one voucher at the same business on the same day.
  • Discover NSW vouchers can be combined with another person’s Discover NSW voucher in one transaction as long as the transaction contains an equivalent number of eligible Discover products.
  • Cannot be used for tobacco, alcohol or gambling.
  • Discover NSW vouchers will expire 30th June 2022.
  • For full terms and conditions, visit the Service NSW website here

This experience takes place in Newcastle, NSW.

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