Whale Watching

2 Hour Whale Watching Cruise

Package includes: Two hour whale watching cruise, on-board marine biologist, on-board bar and snack facilities and courtesy coach pickup (see below information on locations)

Enjoy Whale Watching with Rottnest Fast Ferries, we’ll get you to the whale grounds twice as fast as anyone else in air-conditioned comfort.

2022 whale watching season
Tour departs Hillarys at 12:30pm on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Tour Departs from Hillarys Boat Harbour

Tour departs Fremantle at 9:30am Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Tour departs from Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour – The Sardine Jetty

Experience the thrill of coming face to face with the majestic Humpback Whales on their annual migration along the Western Australian coastline. Every year, from  August to the end of November/ start of December, these gentle giants can be sighted at play frolicking in the waters off Hillarys Boat Harbour. You’ll enjoy the best possible view of the majestic Humpback Whales from one of our three viewing areas – take advantage of  our large open deck space to capture spectacular close up photographs! Snacks are available onboard with licensed bar facilities.

On-board marine biologist

On board, we have a certified marine biologist from AQWA – The Aquarium of Western Australia for a live commentary.

100% whale sighting guaranteed!

It is one of our most frequently asked questions! “What if we don’t see whales?” – If on any tour whales are NOT sighted, passengers are entitled to join us again free of charge. The return trip must be within the same whale season (September – November). If travel is in the last two weeks of the season, you may re-book for the next season.

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2 Hour Whale Watching Tour Prices

Fare Type Price

  • Adult $65.00
  • Concession $55.00
  • Child (4-12yrs) $35.00
  • Infant (0-3) $5.00
  • Family Pass $175.00

*Prices are valid until 31st March 2023. Family price is valid for two adults and two children aged between 2 and 12 years. Concession is valid for senior, student and backpacker card holders only.

Did you know?

We are the ONLY Whale Watching Cruise to have a certified marine biologist from AQWA – The Aquariam of Western Australia!

Courtesy Coach

Our courtesy coach can also collect you from selected points in the Perth CBD, Northbridge and along the Sunset Coast. Pick ups must be booked in advance. Please call our office on 08 9246 1039 to secure your seat.

Whale Watching Courtesy Coach Transfers

Pick Up Point Pick Up Time

  • Crown (Riverside Entrance)10:25am
  • Billabong Backpackers10:40am
  • Coolibah Lodge10:40am
  • Great Southern Hotel10:45am
  • Double Tree Northbridge10:45am
  • Pan Pacific 10:50am
  • Crowne Plaza10:50am
  • Mantra on Hay (Cnr Hay & Bennett)10:55am
  • The Westin Perth (Across the road)11:00am
  • Peppers Kings Square Hotel 11:10am
  • Across the road from Holiday Inn11:10am
  • Rendezvous Hotel Perth Central11:15am
  • Ramada Perth (The Outram)11:20am
  • Rendezvous Scarborough 11:45am
  • Karrinyup Waters Resort11:55am



Do you have a coupon code?

  1. Follow the “Book Now” link above.
  2. Select “Cruise” and follow the booking steps.
  3. Add the coupon code in the final stages.

Additional Packages?

Make a day out of your Whale Watching tour with our add-ons! We offer Whale Watching & Aquarium Packages and our Whale Watching & Wildflowers Package!


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