Spirit of Gold Coast 2.5-Hour Whale Watching Tour

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Join a whale watching boat tour for the journey of a lifetime from the Gold Coast's Main Beach. Witness the beauty of humpback whales as they migrate past the Gold Coast from June to October.


  • Marvel at majestic humpback whales in their natural environment
  • Learn all about the whales with commentary from a marine biologist
  • Enjoy a comfortable journey on a purpose-built, 24-meter catamaran
  • Admire the whales from all angles from 360-degree viewing decks
  • Relax knowing that if you don't see whales, you can try again for free


Come join this family-owned and operated business with over 20 years whale watching experience, committed to offering you the best customer service and memories to last a lifetime. With caring and knowledgeable crew who are focused on your comfort and safety as well as guaranteed whale sightings, you can travel with peace of mind. Within minutes of departure, Spirit of Gold Coast will have you up close and personal with these majestic creatures as they embark on their annual migration along the east coast of Australia. This amazing journey is a truly captivating experience, as right before your very eyes these 40-ton Humpback Whales breach, wave their pectoral fins and slap their tails. Join us for the journey of a lifetime - a memorable adventure to be shared with friends and family.


Tea, coffee, and biscuits on arrival Boat tour Marine biologist guide

Important Information

  • Limited wheelchair accessibility. Please contact office prior to purchasing your ticket. Children under 4 can come along free of charge (please advise if you wish to bring a stroller).

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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