Full Day Whale Watching - Freedom III - Hervey Bay

Freedom III offers a fantastic day out to see the amazing Humpback Whales in their natural environment. Join us for an informative, all inclusive cruise and get up close and personal with these majestic creatures

Highlights

  • Locally owned and operated with an experienced crew
  • Full day experience

Freedom III offers a fantastic day out to see the amazing Humpback Whales in their natural environment. Join us for an informative, all inclusive cruise and get up close and personal with these majestic creatures as we take a full day whale watching trip Hervey Bay

The vessel is a stable 58 foot catamaran previously owned by world renowned documentary maker Ben Cropp. Featuring 3 levels with full 360 degree whale viewing platforms, it also has water level viewing to get you as close as possible to the whales.

Trip departs: 9:30am, accommodation pick up available from 8:30am

*This trip can fill at short notice so please understand on rare occasions an element of flexibility may be required for your date of travel*

Conditions: Due to the nature of whale watching, all trips are weather dependent and while this is highly uncommon, seeing whales can never be 100% guaranteed. However between August 1st and October 31st if no whales are spotted on your trip another free return trip is given. The operator reserves the right to cancel/postpone the trip if necessary. Please keep your phone with you leading up to departure should the operator need to contact you.

Adult $150.00
Child $100.00

What's included

  • Informative commentary
  • Complimentary transfers from your accommodation (pick up from 8:30am)
  • 9:30am departure, returned by 4pm
  • Premium quality tropical buffet lunch
  • Morning and afternoon Tea
  • Bottled water available free of charge
  • Licensed bar on board
  • Children's activities and toys

Duration

  • The duration of this experience is 1 days

Location

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Available Bookings from September 18 to September 24

Change Dates

All prices are shown in AUD ($)

Sat 18 Sep
Sun 19 Sep
Mon 20 Sep
Tue 21 Sep
Wed 22 Sep
Thu 23 Sep
Fri 24 Sep

  • Adult$115.00
  • Child$100.00

  • Adult$120.00
  • Child$100.00

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

4.9

91 reviews

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dorothyk1 from Australia wrote on 26 August 2021

Had a great day

My husband and I had a great day. We were lucky that the weather was great and there were lots of whales, mother and calves, breaches and fun slapping. Having said this the Captain communicated with other ships who had sighted whales and he travelled to these areas so that we could see and enjoy. The staff was great, the captain very amusing with his commentary and the food was plentiful and yummy. The seating was great and viewing areas abundant. There were 49 of us (Maxim capacity is 50) and the seating, viewing, food, staff attention etc was great. A 10 out of 10 from us.

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Thanks for your lovely review Dorothy. We are very pleased that you really enjoyed all aspects of the boat and found the whales antics engaging. It is great when the boats work together to give the passengers the very best experience so they will hopefully spread the word that Hervey Bay is the best place to go whale watching. We hope to see you on Freedom again in the future.

Kristy White from Australia wrote on 05 August 2021

Freedom 111 the best day trip we've ever had

From the moment we were picked up the bus driver made us feel welcome, his stories and banter had us all laughing. The staff on board were fabulous. The meals were incredible, especially those profitta rolls!!!! We saw so many whales we couldn't believe it. Had such a great time. Highly recommend!!!

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Thanks for your wonderful review and for choosing Freedom III for your whale adventure. We hope to share more profitta rolls with you again soon! Great Photos too by the way.

Beth from Australia wrote on 17 September 2021

Freedom 111 whale watching tour

We had a great time cruising around the Great Sandy Straight and Platypus Bay spotting pods of whales in their marine playground. Set against the backdrop of Fraser Island this day was very enjoyable. We got spoilt with morning and afternoon tea and a beautiful lunch. I would do this trip again in a flash. Thanks to Captain Keith and his crew .

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Thanks for your wonderful review Beth. We are thrilled you enjoyed the day with the whales in our piece of paradise alongside K'gari. WE look forward to welcoming you back onboard Freedom for more whale fun.

Honey Lane Ante from Australia wrote on 05 September 2021

Awesome experience

Our full day whale watching tour was incredible!! We saw lots of whales, and in one case, the whale was gpt extremely close to the vessel. It was beyond impressive! Keith, the skipper, was hilarious. The other staff on bpard were also very nice. I highly recommend their team.

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Thanks for your fabulous recommendation. It is greatly appreciated. We hope to welocme youo back onboard Freedom III in the future.

Tracey Hickey from Australia wrote on 05 August 2021

5 stars

Amazing team from bus collection at our caravan park to the customer service provided on the charter boat. Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea was beautiful Lots of whales Thanks for a great day out

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It was our pleasure to have you onboard for an enjoyable day with the whales alongside K'gar(paradise), Fraser Island. We hope to welcome you back in the future.

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