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Swim with Humpback Whales Sunshine Coast

If you’re looking for a truely memorable and unique Sunshine Coast holiday experience, this might be the tour for you!

In an Australian-first aquatic experience, you can swim with Humpback whales on the Sunshine Coast!

Tour sizes are capped at 20 people for an uncrowded and eco-friendly experience which is available for bookings between July and October.


  • Swim with Humpback Whales
  • 4 hour trip
  • Full briefing
  • Wetsuits and snorkelling equipment
  • Certified dive instructors as guides
  • Hotel transfers (Mooloolaba hotels only)
  • Snack onboard and when you return to the shop


  • Come onboard “4 Shore”
  • Access to a spotter plane to increase the likelihood of a whale encounter
  • The whale swimming and watching operations work out of Mooloolaba in the heart of Queensland’s Naturally Refreshing Sunshine Coast
  • During the trip we often get to see these majestic creatures giving breathtaking displays of breaching, lob tailing and pectoral fin slaps
  • Swimmers in groups of ten are sent out along a floating line once whales have been seen near the boat
  • Small group tour – minimum numbers are 10, maximum 20
  • 100% natural experience!


  • Tours depart daily (dependent on weather) at 7.30am, 8am and 11.30am between July and October
  • Depart from 11/12 The Warf Mooloolaba, 123 Parkyn Parade

What To Bring

  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Dry clothes
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Camera/GoPro

Find out more information or BOOK NOW 

*Prices are subject to change based by the operator of this tour at any time.

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