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Dolphin Explorer Cruises

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Address: 62 Owen St, Huskisson, Shoalhaven, New South Wales 2540, Australia
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+61 2 4441 5455

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Joined the whale extreme cruise but weather wasn't good and didn't see a whale. Disappointed but the staff tried to make it up by bringing us to see dolphines and seals.

Reviewed 18 October 2012
Melbourne, Australia
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The weather wasn't fantastic, but we still headed out. We did spot two whales with their babies and the captain got close enough for us to take photos and view them both. Unfortunately they didn't perform for us, but we can't complain because we did see them. We saw a couple of dolphins also. Overall, not terribly exciting, but we... More 

Thank Zelinsky
League City, Texas
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Small, fast boat took us out. First we saw seals playing near the lighthouse, then we went further out to sea and found a mother whale with a calf. We stayed for about 20 minutes watching them come up for air then it was time to return. Even though we were technically over our time limit, the captain spotted some... More 

Thank nia411
Billericay, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2015

Very enjoyable trip to see hidden treasures of the surrounding coastline. Just beautiful scenery and good explanations of what we were seeing. Also great stopping opportunities to take photos.

Thank Heather G
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2012

They were no whales on the Extreme boat but they kept lookign becasue they didnt want to give us a freebie cupon, the woman beside me was sick and the boat smelled of vomit the moment i got on. When we got back they told us to get our freebie becasue we didnt see any whales but it was not... More 

Thank tinkertoy
Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2012

Joined the whale extreme cruise but weather wasn't good and didn't see a whale. Disappointed but the staff tried to make it up by bringing us to see dolphines and seals.

Thank annHKong
Sydney, Australia
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2012

We went out on the "Extreme", a fast comfortable boat. We saw lots of dolphins, seals penguins in the incredibly clear blue waters.

Thank Stephen B
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2012

Fantastic was to spend the afternoon, cruising the bay in search of dolphins, we found a small pod and followed for a while then cruised back to land for dinner, very nice..

Thank Sarah P

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