Whale Watch, Seals & evening Penguin Tour (3.5 hrs)
- Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
- Product code: PM3NWP
Pods of up
to 10 whales are not uncommon and often swim to the boat where they seem
curious about the people watching them. Since we introduced Whale Watching
Tours from the port of Narooma there has
been a success rate of 98% with many people who have been all over the world
specifically to see Whales, commenting that Narooma has turned on the best Whale
Watching they have ever seen. In the last 7 years we have had a succses rate of
Each pod of
Whales on their southern migration stops in the area for up to four weeks and feeds on Krill or Jellyfish and when they have had
their fill they frolic around the pristine waters of Montague Island.
A wide variety of Whales are seen on the Tours including Hump Backs, Southern
Rights, Fin Whales, Bryde's Whales, Sei Whales, Blue Whales, Killer Whales and
large pods of Dolphins are an added delight. Whales are often sighted only 5
minutes from port.
highlight of the 1994 season was Narooma Charters sighting of the Migaloo the
Albino Hump Back (Pure white) only 20 minutes from port.
In 2011 we were once again blessed with a sighting of what we believe is the
son of Migaloo he was a pure white juvenile whale and he spent approx forty
minutes breaching around our vessel Dreamtime.
Not to be
missed is the amazing Seal Colony at Montague Island which boasts up to 2000
Australian Fur Seals that swim right up to the boat. On the late afternoon tour
it is possible to see the incredible Penguin Parade from our vessel
Why Travel with Narooma Charters ? We are the most experienced whale
watching operation in the area. The most powerful engines to reach the whales
quickly. Canopies for sun and rain
protection. Toilets on board. Two 12.5 metre vessels, fully surveyed to carry
passengers under a stringent 1c passenger ferry survey. Built specifically for
charters out of Narooma.