WHALE WATCHING TOURS

Whale watch in Albany between late May & early October

Whale watching in Albany WA

Whales visit Albany's coastline for whale watching between late May and early October.

Albany WA's whale watching cruises leave daily from the town harbour (near the entertainment centre)

during the whaling season.

You can also spot whales from Middleton Beach and the Whale Walk (Boardwalk from Middleton Beach).

Killer Whale Expedition

Killer Whale Expedition

TOURS JAN 4 - APRIL 2020 Join the Busy Blue Bus for this tour. ‘Australia’s only dedicated Killer Whale tourism experience’ The Bremer Canyon is the only place in Australia where tourists can experience large pods of Killer Whales, active in one location. Duration: 13 Hours (approx.)

Dramatic Whaling Rescue

Dramatic Whaling Rescue

This Voiceprint tells the story of the rescue of the skipper, Ches Stubbs who had tragically lost his left leg in a harpooning accident. The story is told by 3 men who were present at the rescue. Accompanied by historic photos and video footage. This Voiceprint was produced by local Albany oral history enthusiast Kim Lofts with assistance from historian, Malcolm Trail. Music composed and performed by local band, Well Strung.

Albany Whale Story

Albany Whale Story

BOOK A WHALE MUSEUM TOUR Join the Busy Blue Bus for this Tour. 'Celebrate the future through the past' Journey through the native bushland of Torndirrup National Park, to view Albany’s natural harbour. Private tour through Albany’s Historic Whaling Station at Discovery Bay. Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)

Albany Ocean Adventures

Albany Ocean Adventures

Operating since 1990 we offer Albany's largest and fastest charter vessel. Spacious club lounges & refreshments on board. The fly bridge offers a great helm position to spot whales. Toll Place, Albany WA 6330 (opposite the Entertainment Centre) info@whales.com.au PH 0428 42 9876

Albany Whale Tours

Albany Whale Tours

Your voyage with us will be an experience you will remember forever. We take a lucky group for an ocean going sailing tour that offers more than whale-watching. 5D Toll Place, Albany WA 6330 (opposite the Entertainment Centre) sailaway@westnet.com.au PH 0408 451 068

Kalgan Queen Scenic Tours

Kalgan Queen Scenic Tours

On this magical tour, learn about the first explorers with Captain Kalgan! Cruise sheltered waters in Oyster Harbour and see nature up close, including some very friendly pelicans and wild osprey. A wonderful morning tea of fresh baked damper is served. The commentary is a great listen while you enjoy nature and the scenery of the beautiful Kalgan river. PH 08 9844 3166

Discovery Bay Tourist Centre

Discovery Bay Tourist Centre

Visit the Whale Museum and take an interactive journey through the site of the last operating whaling station in Australia. Supported by a series of audio visual displays, artefacts and whaling history. Stay for a great lunch (including fresh fish) with stunning ocean views. 9am-5pm daily Whaling Station Rd, Frenchman Bay, Albany WA 6330 PH 08 9844 4021

Whale Walk at Middleton Beach

Whale Walk at Middleton Beach

Albany's stunning boardwalk (whale walk) is accessible from Middleton Beach (Ellen Cove). During the months of July - October, whales may be spotted in King George Sound and the Ataturk Channel. This is an easy walk for all ages and suitable for wheelchairs.

Southcoast Diving Supplies

Southcoast Diving Supplies

Est. 1978, Southcoast Diving Supplies offers local divers a unique underwater adventure. We are well known for the care and service that we offer our customers from local, far and wide. 84B Serpentine Rd, Albany WA 6330 whale@divealbany.com.au PH/FAX 08 9841 7176 MOB 0417 188 725

Whale watching in Albany WA

Winter is the time to get away to Albany to watch whales. Sail away on a large catamaran or take a fast charter vessel cruise across Princess Royal Harbour to the King George Sound and see some amazing wildlife. Seals, seabirds, whales and much more. You will find that whale watching in Albany offers so much more nature to experience out on the water. Two whale species are common in Albany waters, these are the Humpback and the Southern Right Whale both sheltering in our bays for calving and mating.

 

See a list of most recent whale sightings posted on the websites of cruise operators, click on the tour listings above.

 

Be sure to book your whale tour in advance of arrival, details of Albany's cruise operators are on this page. While you are in Albany, also visit Discovery Bay and see Albany's whaling history and relics.