Dolphin Tours

Approximately 100 Bottlenose Dolphins live in the waters of Port Stephens.

The dolphins are a much loved resident of this beautiful area with visitors coming from all over the world
eager to catch a glimpse of them going about their daily lives.
  • Dolphin Watch Express

60 Minute Dolphin Watch Express

Fast & Fun…the best way to experience our beautiful Bay and see our favourite Bottlenose Dolphins!

Port Stephens has over 100 resident Dolphins that live in the Bay….on our crowd-free ‘Dolphin Watch Express’ we’ll spend time getting to know these friendly ‘locals’.

‘Envision’ moves through the water quickly, but safely and smoothly – you’ll want your camera handy as we cruise along beautiful Shoal Bay, past our iconic Headlands and across to ‘Dolphin hot-spot” Jimmy’s Beach.

Bring your swimwear – during the summer months, after we’ve seen the Dolphins, there’ll be the opportunity to jump off for a swim!

Relaxed – Personalised – Crowd-Free!

Book Now
• Dolphin guarantee – free return if no dolphins seen during the cruise
• You’ll have the opportunity for a swim
• Chat with our friendly and knowledgeable crew
• Enjoy 360° viewing
• Hear some interesting and informative commentary

60 – 75 mins duration.

Daily cruises depart from D’Albora Marina, Nelson Bay
Prices: Adults $40, Children $20 (2-16 years)
Special Rates:Family $110 (2 adult + 2 children)
Concession $35 (student, pension)

*all cruises subject to sea conditions   *minimum numbers apply

1.5 hour Eco Adventure Tour

Come exploring with us! Our nature-based adventure tour gets you up-close to the very best that our pristine marine park has to offer!

On our Offshore Island Tour we will spend time with some of our fabulous wildlife – we’ll see the dolphins and we often encounter seabirds, turtles and penguins along the way!

The volcanic rock formations (330 million years old!) that make up our iconic Headlands, the awe-inspiring view from the bottom of Murphy’s Gap, historical World War 2 relics, the only rain-forested coastal Island in NSW and the unique Point Stephens Lighthouse are all a part of this interactive and informative experience.

Lot’s of fun, personalised and crowd-free – don’t forget your camera!

Book Now
• Dolphin guarantee – free return if no dolphins seen during the cruise
• You’ll have the opportunity for a swim
• Chat with our friendly and knowledgeable crew
• Enjoy 360° viewing
• Hear some interesting and informative commentary
• Head offshore and explore our incredible outer islands, if conditions permit.

1.5 – 2 hour Duration – Daily from Mid-November till Mid-May.

Daily cruises depart from D’Albora Marina, Nelson Bay
Prices: Adults $55, Children $25 (2-16 years)
Special Rates:Family $145 (2 adult + 2 children)
Concession $50 (student, pension)

*all cruises subject to sea conditions   *minimum numbers apply

60 Minute Dolphin Watch Express

Fast & Fun…the best way to experience our beautiful Bay and see our favourite Bottlenose Dolphins!

Port Stephens has over 100 resident Dolphins that live in the Bay….on our crowd-free ‘Dolphin Watch Express’ we’ll spend time getting to know these friendly ‘locals’.

‘Envision’ moves through the water quickly, but safely and smoothly – you’ll want your camera handy as we cruise along beautiful Shoal Bay, past our iconic Headlands and across to ‘Dolphin hot-spot” Jimmy’s Beach.

Bring your swimwear – during the summer months, after we’ve seen the Dolphins, there’ll be the opportunity to jump off for a swim!

Relaxed – Personalised – Crowd-Free!

Book Now
• Dolphin guarantee – free return if no dolphins seen during the cruise
• You’ll have the opportunity for a swim
• Chat with our friendly and knowledgeable crew
• Enjoy 360° viewing
• Hear some interesting and informative commentary

60 – 75 mins duration.

Daily cruises depart from D’Albora Marina, Nelson Bay
Prices: Adults $40, Children $20 (2-16 years)
Special Rates:Family $110 (2 adult + 2 children)
Concession $35 (student, pension)

*all cruises subject to sea conditions   *minimum numbers apply

1.5 hour Eco Adventure Tour

Come exploring with us! Our nature-based adventure tour gets you up-close to the very best that our pristine marine park has to offer!

On our Offshore Island Tour we will spend time with some of our fabulous wildlife – we’ll see the dolphins and we often encounter seabirds, turtles and penguins along the way!

The volcanic rock formations (330 million years old!) that make up our iconic Headlands, the awe-inspiring view from the bottom of Murphy’s Gap, historical World War 2 relics, the only rain-forested coastal Island in NSW and the unique Point Stephens Lighthouse are all a part of this interactive and informative experience.

Lot’s of fun, personalised and crowd-free – don’t forget your camera!

Book Now
• Dolphin guarantee – free return if no dolphins seen during the cruise
• You’ll have the opportunity for a swim
• Chat with our friendly and knowledgeable crew
• Enjoy 360° viewing
• Hear some interesting and informative commentary
• Head offshore and explore our incredible outer islands, if conditions permit.

1.5 – 2 hour Duration – Daily from Mid-November till Mid-May.

Daily cruises depart from D’Albora Marina, Nelson Bay
Prices: Adults $55, Children $25 (2-16 years)
Special Rates:Family $145 (2 adult + 2 children)
Concession $50 (student, pension)

*all cruises subject to sea conditions   *minimum numbers apply

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