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Naturaliste Charters - Whale Watching & Eco Tours

YOUR ADVENTURE STARTS WITH US! * First and Original whale watching charter operator in the South West. * 99% daily sightings - guaranteed sightings or free return cruise (Augusta & Dunsborough). * Our vessel the beautiful ‘Alison Maree’ is purpose-built for the Southern Ocean, providing excel... view more info

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Naturaliste Charters offer tours all year! WHALE WATCHING: Experience and witness the behaviour of migrating Humpbacks, Southern Right and Blue Whales, in the pristine bays of the spectacular Southwest of Western Australia, from late-May to early-December. Join award winning Naturaliste Charters for a whale watching experience of a lifetime. Cruise on board our 20mt purpose built whale watching vessel 'Alison Maree'. We have a spacious lounge area with seating for 60 passengers inside the cabin, a huge fore-deck and for an exhilarating whale watch experience join the skipper upstairs on our fly-bridge and see the ocean from the second level of the boat - 360 degree views!
Guaranteed viewing for everyone!!!!! Hydrophone on-board to listen to the haunting sounds of the majestic whales (conditions permitting).
Enjoy an informative and interesting commentary by the skipper and the team who have studied and researched whales for many years. Cruises depart Daily at 10am and 2pm from AUGUSTA (late May - August) and DUNSBOROUGH (Sept - early Dec)
Children of all ages welcome on board Whale Watching in Augusta and Dunsborough - life jackets are available for peace of mind for parents.
Complimentary Morning or Afternoon tea, includes Biscuits, Tea, Coffee, Milo, Green Tea.

SUNSET WHALE WATCHING CRUISES: Relax and cruise the beautiful Geographe Bay in Dunsborough while watching whales! Minimum numbers required for Sunset Tours. Please confirm your booking. (Sept - Nov)

ECO TOURS Naturaliste Charters eco wilderness tours shows you some of the most spectacular coastline in the southwest corner of WA. See the local seal colony, look for dolphins and experience spectacular rock formations, intriguing limestone caves and cliffs, world class surf breaks, pristine beaches and wildlife. AUGUSTA - May. DUNSBOROUGH - Dec-Jan

SUNSET ECO TOURS Relax and unwind with our Sunset Eco tour. Cruise the pristine waters of Geographe Bay as you watch the sun set over Cape Naturaliste. During the cruise also search for Dolphins and visit the seal colony. View amazing limestone cliffs, secluded bays and a spectacular coastline. DUNSBOROUGH (Dec-Jan)

BREMER CANYON KILLER WHALE EXPEDITIONS A marine wilderness hot spot! A remote habitat abundant with marine wildlife: whaler sharks, giant squid, sperm whales, masses of sea birds and the largest aggregation of killer whales in the Southern Hemisphere. Departing daily mid-January until March. Lunch, Morning & Afternoon tea & drinks included. Experience of a lifetime! Only Expedition of its kind in all of Australia!!!

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Dunsborough Professional Fisherman's Boat Ramp



Departing Augusta Boat Harbour, Lot 4126 Leeuwin Road, Augusta. Follow along main road (Bussell Highway), travel through the town and towards lighthouse (Leeuwin Rd). You will sight the Marina on the way. Park in the car park provided, walk down to the Marina and wait undercover. Our Crew will greet you there. Please arrive approximately 15-20 minutes prior to departure for Augusta Whale Watching Tours.

Departing Pro-fisherman's Boat Ramp, Geographe Bay Rd, Dunsborough (Opposite McDermott Street, Quindalup). If coming from Busselton direction along Caves Rd, turn right at first roundabout coming into Dunsborough (Elmore Road), follow to end of road then turn right onto Geographe Bay Road. Continue for approx 1.5km then turn left at the Yacht Club, parking in the first car park. Walk down to the beach and our crew will come and get you. Please arrive approximately 20-30 minutes prior to departure for Dunsborough Whale Watching Tours.

BREMER BAY 'Killer Whale Expeditions'
Location is approximately 6kms from town centre. Turn onto Wellstead Rd 3.2kms, left onto Point Henry Rd 1.5kms, left onto Swarbrick Rd 1.8kms to departure location. GPS coordinates 344.257.22, 119.400.176. Please arrive at 8am for a 8.30am departure.



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