Jervis Bay whale watching cruises at RedBalloon
The pristine coastal environment of Jervis Bay, with its famous powder-white sands and crystal-clear surf beaches, is a dream weekender destination for Sydneysiders and surrounding districts. It’s also the perfect location to view humpback whales during the annual whale-watching season. You can also visit seal colonies and view bottlenose dolphins amid a spectacular coastal landscape. RedBalloon offers the chance to capture the southern migration of humpback whales in their element with a range of Jervis Bay whale-watching cruises.
Where is Jervis Bay?
Jervis Bay, situated on the South Coast of NSW, is about a three-hour drive from Sydney and a two-hour drive south of Wollongong.
When to go whale watching in Jervis Bay?
The whale-watching season in Jervis Bay, between May and November, is one of the longest in NSW. Scores of humpback whales make the most of the tranquil waters to rest up with their newborn calves before the long return journey to Antarctica. Sightings of this marine marvel are frequent and peak in the warmer months of October and November.
What will I see on a Jervis Bay whale-watching cruise?
You will be given the chance to see humpback whales breaching and skirting above the water’s surface in regular sightings. You will also have the chance to view seals and schools of bottlenose dolphins in the wild. Not only will you absorb the spectacular scenery of Jervis Bay, but whale watchers will also learn about the characteristics and lifestyle of these majestic marine mammals.
How much is a whale-watching tour in Jervis Bay?
Whale-watching tours in Jervis Bay are priced from $65 for the Whale Watching Cruise Jervis Bay to $125 for the South Coast Passage Wildlife Cruise. On board this unique adventure, you will visit a remote seal colony and also view whales in season and dolphins. Awe-inspiring sea caves and rugged cliffs are an innate part of this visual and sensory experience. Complimentary coach transfers to Currarong are also included.
How to book a whale watching in Jervis Bay?
Simply jump online at RedBalloon to instantly book all your whale-watching and dolphin-viewing adventures.