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Whale-Watching Cruise and Hillarys Boat Harbour Day Trip from Perth

Perth, Australia
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2 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Head north from Perth to Hillarys Boat Harbour for a whale-watching cruise off the Sunset Coast. Come face-to-face with magnificent humpback whales during their annual migration along the Western Australian coastline. You have the option to join the 2-hour whale-watching cruise at Hillarys Boat Harbour or to include round-trip transfers from Perth which will allow you plenty of free time to enjoy the cafes, bars, restaurants and shops of Hillarys Boat Harbour. There is also the option to include entry to the Aquarium of Western Australia.

What's Included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach (if option selected)
  • 2-hour whale-watching cruise
  • Entry/Admission - AQWA
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Additional activities at Hillarys

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: AQWA, Underwater World 91 Southside Dr, Hillarys, Joondalup, Western Australia 6025 Australia

Discover more of WA's spectacular marine life as you go on an underwater journey. Encounter the iconic, the unusual and even the deadly marine life of WA. Journey through AQWA's famous underwater tunnel and explore over 12,000 kilometers of WA's coastline on one day ay AQWA!

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Hillarys Boat Harbour, Department of

The Location

Where To Go

Traveler pickup is offered
If taking the cruise only option, you must check-in at the Rottnest Fast Ferries office on the south side of Hillarys Boat Harbour, next to the Harbour Resort Apartments by 10am

Departure time

12:30 PM


Perth, Australia


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Written Reviews (11)

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unfortunately not enough whales in...

Paul S | Jan 2014

unfortunately not enough whales in the area. the crew did try and track think was 3 pods but being a under water mammals can not judge what is going to happen. the crew were friendly and informative. but would do again

Hilary's boat harbour was pretty,...

Debbie G | Nov 2013

Hilary's boat harbour was pretty, the shops and restaurants were lovely to browse around. The aquarium was beautiful and well worth a visit. The boat trip to see the whales was nice and the crew were very helpful. We did sight a few whales briefly

It was great, manage to...

Patricia Y | Nov 2015

It was great, manage to watch the whales but it wasn't so near, that was the only disappointment. However, it was still a great experience.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • It is recommended that you bring a swimsuit and other appropriate swimming needs if you wish to take advantage of Hillarys' additional attractions such as the waterslides or beach (own expense)
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Whale-Watching Cruise and Hillarys Boat Harbour Day Trip from Perth

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