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Tasman Venture

Address: Great Sandy Straits Marina, Hervey Bay
Telephone: 41243222


Experience the trip of a lifetime aboard the Tasman Venture viewing the spectacular Humpback whales. The Tasman Venture is favored particularly by photographers because of its 4 clear viewing decks. The speed of the Tasman Venture means more actual viewing time with the whales. Feel the experience of true up close and personal encounters with the purpose built viewing platform, lowering you right to the waterline. Watch in amazement through our two underwater viewing rooms.

  • Fully air conditioned
  • Purpose built viewing platformUnderwater viewing windows
  • 20 meter stable New Wave Catamaran
  • 25 knot cruising speed
  • State of the art navigation equipment
  • Courtesy pick up
  • Fully licensed
  • Complimentary morning/afternoon tea

Morning Tours
Departs ~ 8:30am*
Returns ~ 12:30pm

Afternoon Tours
Departs ~ 1:30pm*
Returns ~ 5:30pm

Your ½ Day Whale Watching Tour includes:

  • Expert Accredited Commentary
  • Hydrophone equipped for listening to the whales sing
  • FREE transfers from your accommodation (Hervey Bay area)
  • Fully Licensed
  • Complimentary morning / afternoon tea, coffee, biscuits, cakes, and cheese and biscuit platter on the way home
  • Access to the unique Viewing Platform that allows the closest viewing possible
  • Guaranteed Sightings (return ticket if no whales sighted)
  • Two air-conditioned Underwater Viewing Rooms
  • Air-conditioned comfort in all cabin areas
  • FREE "Close Encounters" Whale DVD (worth $20) with each booking

Categories: WhaleWatching