Welcome to Cruise Booking Agency Nelson Bay/Port Stephens the number one place to book your Whale Watching adventure
Port Stephens is a top spot to see Humpbacks and Southern right whales passing during their annual migration. Mid-May to Early September sees the whales moving north to their breeding grounds and from Mid September to the Middle of October the south migration kicks in with lots of Humpback mothers with their new born calves seen during October.
The whales make their way past Port Stephens outer coastline on there way to the Great Barrier Reef. Over 7000 humpback whales pass through the outer Port Stephens water in this mass migration, Port Stephens offers visitors and locals alike the chance to get up close and friendly with these inspiring mammoth creatures that we call whales.
Pods are easy to spot from the Tomaree National Park, and the Tomaree Head Summit Walk is considered one of the top ten panoramic views in Australia. Port Stephens beaches and foreshores also offer good whale-watching, especially from Boat Harbour, Anna Bay, Fisherman’s Bay and Barry Park in Fingal Bay, or get on one of the many Whale Watching Cruises that are available (See below)
There are various whale watching cruises running from within Port Stephens, that venture out side the Port Stephens harbour and into the outer port Stephens seas. The 3 hour cruises give people the opportunity to see whales of 3 different types the Minke whale, Pilot whales and humpback whales.