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Spirit of Gold Coast Whale Watching - Tour

Have you personally experienced the majestic creatures of the sea?

This is your opportunity to marvel at the majestic Humpback Whales in their natural environment with the stunning Gold Coast skyline glistening in the background.

Take to the seas with Spirit of Gold Coast Whale Watching and get up close and personal with these magnificent mammals!

Spirit of Gold Coast is a family-run company with a passion for Humpback Whales. As one of the pioneers of Whale Watching on the East Coast of Australia, they aim to make your whale watching cruise a truly memorable experience!

Tours depart seven days a week, at 9:30 am from Mariner's Cove Marina. Afternoon cruises every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 1:30 pm.

Join Spirit for the journey of a lifetime!

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Spirit of Gold Coast Whale Watching


Sometimes there are no words to describe the truly magnificent feeling of watching the majestic Humpback Whale in its natural environment - the moment that this beautiful creature breaks the surface leaves you in awe of all you've just witnessed. The show boating of the Humpback Whale is simply something that needs to be experienced so you can fully appreciate one of the most beautiful things the natural world has to offer! Join Spirit of Gold Coast for a Whale Watching Cruise departing daily from late May to early November each year. Tours depart at 9.30am (afternoon cruises upon availability) from Mariner's Cove Marina and include complimentary tea, coffee and biscuits upon arrival. Get onboard Spirit and take home unique memories only Mother Nature can choreograph!

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60-70 Seaworld Drive
Mariners Cove Marina, Main Beach
QLD, 4217