Whale Watching Tour operated by the longest serving captain in Augusta.


The Whale Watching Coast

Augusta Whale Watching Tour



18+ yrs



3-17 yrs



2A + 2C

  • Tours depart daily from Augusta Boat Harbour.
  • Time: 10:15am and 1:15pm from late May until early September 2023.
  • Duration: Approximately 2.5 hours.
  • Light refreshments
  • 10% off at The Colourpatch Cafe
  • Smaller group (Large Boat small numbers)
  • Anti-nausea wristband available
  • Live commentary


Your safety and comfort while on our whale watching tour is our #1 priority. Join us for a day ‘where two oceans meet’, the Indian Ocean and Southern Ocean.


Check out our comfortable and safe vessel, Whale Song. Get set for your cruise and make sure to bring a few essentials including a camera, warm clothing, hat and shoes. We provide the whales!


Ready to book your Augusta whale watching tour with us? Book online and lock in your dates. We offer a guarantee that you’ll see a whale during the tour or come with us again free of charge.

Our Vessel – Whale Song

Whale Song is a 17 meter purpose built Whale watching vessel fitted out with everything you need for a comfortable tour experience.

With ample seating, Full walk around Decks,a custom sound system, full kitchen, and huge cold storage for drinks or food, you can be assured that while you are cruising with us you are guaranteed to have a good time.

  • Get the full experience outside
  • Stay warm & dry inside
  • Ample seating with lounge
  • Multi level whale viewing platform
  • 360 degree views up top
  • Wheel Chair access
  • Cold storage for drinks & food
  • Purpose built vessel

We managed to see a dozen humpbacks during the 2-hour cruise. Two dolphins and a seal greeted us back into the harbour. Quite spectacular.
Michel A

Have some questions?

Here’s a few common questions that we get asked about our Augusta whale watching tour. If you have any more questions please get in touch.

What’s the best time to see whales in Augusta?

The northern Humpback Whale migration begins around mid May. See the endangered Southern Right Whales during July and August. Mother and newborn calves are often spotted on our tour.

What’s the weather like?

The tour is during the winter months and the average daily temperature is around 14°C (57°F). Bring your winter warm clothing and a warm beanie.

Where does the Augusta whale watching depart from?

The Augusta Boat Harbour, located heading towards the lighthouse. Facilities include toilets, BBQs and ample parking.

Am I guaranteed to see a whale during the tour?

While it’s unlikely to have no sightings, we offer a guarantee to see a whale during the tour or tour again free of charge.

What’s the best way to book a whale watching tour?

Book directly online here, or give us a call. We can help you with an over the phone booking by calling 0417 794 008.