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Spirit of Gold Coast Cruises - Whale Watch

Join Spirit of Gold Coast for the journey of a lifetime as you experience firsthand one of the world’s largest sea-based mammals, the Humpback Whales in their natural environment.

Within minutes their vessel, Spirit of Gold Coast, will have you up close and personal with these majestic creatures as they perform some of the most amazing acrobatic displays that only Mother Nature can choreograph.

Spirit of Gold Coast Boat

Spirit of Gold Coast is an established local based company that has been Operating for the past 8 years on the Gold Coast Specialising in Whale Watching Tours.

As one of the pioneers of Whale Watching on the East Coast of Australia, their Gold Coast location allows Spirit of Gold Coast to enjoy the longest Whale Watching Season in Australia from late May to early November each year.  Come see these amazing mammals migrate north to warmer waters to give birth or mate and return south with their newborn calves.

Spirit of Gold Coast Cabin

They have a 99.3% sighting record. Their Guarantee is that if Whales are not sighted on the day of the cruise they will provide vouchers for the guest to return FREE of charge for another day.

Their vessel, a 24 meter Power Catamaran, has excellent 360º viewing from upper and lower decks, air-conditioned saloon, fully licensed bar and souvenir shop. This boat was designed for your comfort.
A detailed commentary is provided and the crew will be happy to enlighten you on these magnificent mammals and the environment they call home.

Spirit of Gold Coast Whale Jumping

Whale Watching Cruise

Imagine the thrill and excitement as you meet the `gentle giant` humpback whales on their annual migration from Antarctica to give birth or on their return journey with their calves. An awesome experience as there 40 tonne humpback whales breach before your eyes, wave their pectoral fins and slap their tails.

Join Spirit of Gold Coast for a two and a half to three hour Whale Watching Cruise departing daily from late May to early November each year.

Their Gold Coast Whale Watching Experience Includes Complimentary tea, coffee and biscuits during the cruise


Adults $99
Concession $79
Children (4-14yrs) $59
Family (2ad + 2ch) $236

Rates valid: 2014 whale watch season


Tours departing daily at 9:30am from Marina Mirage, Main Beach for a 2 ½ – 3 hour cruise. Free under cover parking available at Marina Mirage on Sea World Drive.

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