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3 days ago

There is a whale inside Sydney Harbour close to Manly at the moment ๐Ÿ˜ฑ seen from the Manly Fast Ferry again. It begins! Did anyone see if and get a photo or video? ... See MoreSee Less

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Leala Delaney Kieran Keen

Danielle Kaddish season begins

Pippa Goldblum :-O Maybe this time

We saw it from Little Manly Point being shadowed by a Maritime vessel about 1700 yesterday

Yep saw a video. Looked smallish?! Maybe Rachel Applewhite wants to share her video ?

Anyone have the video??

Wow this time of year

Amy Koh we missed this again

Mary

Amy Harrington

Clair Reid

Ezer Cohen

Dwayne Rebab Robbie Smith Ashlee Smith

Jim Sneddon

Sarah Hadley

Lisa Moutou

Anna Greening

Suzi ๐Ÿ˜ณ

Gayle

Christie Blaylock keep an eye out. ๐Ÿณ

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Our whale watching season starts in exactly 1 month! ๐Ÿฅณ

The first whales have already arrived with one being spotted from one of our Manly Fast Ferries passing Sydney Harbour this morning! ๐Ÿ˜ฑ

Save yourself 20% with our Early Bird Special valid until the end of the month. 

Details on our website >>www.whalewatchingsydney.com.au 

Cant wait!!! ๐Ÿ˜Ž
6 days ago

Our whale watching season starts in exactly 1 month! ๐Ÿฅณ

The first whales have already arrived with one being spotted from one of our Manly Fast Ferries passing Sydney Harbour this morning! ๐Ÿ˜ฑ

Save yourself 20% with our Early Bird Special valid until the end of the month.

Details on our website >>www.whalewatchingsydney.com.au

Can't wait!!! ๐Ÿ˜Ž
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Renee

Already booked for July and I can’t wait ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

Rachel Cordingley time to get the binoculars out ๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜Š

Beautiful ๐Ÿ˜

Will you be accepting the Dine & Discover vouchers?๐Ÿ˜Š

Shay Man ๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ‘Œ

Sara Marijn!

Danielle Kaddish

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4 weeks ago

Did you know that our whale watching season starts in only 7 weeks?! ๐Ÿ˜ฑ

The first whales have already been spotted on their northern migration past Sydney and we are hoping for many cruises as unforgettable as what we had on one windy afternoon back in 2016: ๐Ÿณ

We spotted our first whales the second we came around the corner of South Head. A breaching mother and calf pair, tucked right in close along the cliffs!

We spent the next 2 hours following them down south, past Bondi Beach and would have seen hundreds of breaches, head lunges and tail throws!

One of our regular passengers Adam gave it a solid 10 out of 10 and had to lie down for a rest after taking about 2.000 photos in 2 hours... :)

tickets are on sale now on www.whalewatchingsydney.com.au and you can save yourself 20% until the end of April with promo code EarlyBird2021.

2021 is going to be amazing - See you all soon ๐Ÿ˜Ž
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Ohhh it was such a Nice trip... except from a lot of throwing up๐Ÿคฎ๐Ÿคฎ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚

Sally Wood

Heidi Back Kira Back Missy Banks Todd Back

Matthew Fletcher

Sara Marijn โค๏ธ

Vanesa Kaya ๐Ÿ˜œ

One day...โค๐Ÿณ

Awesome!

While whale watching in Hawaii, boats have to stay very far away from where the whales are. These whales are close (very close) !

Wow, awesome

Rod Breeze we need to go again.

7 weeks Caroline Kovary ๐Ÿ˜

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I cant think of many things more amazing than having a 50 ton humpback breach right beside your boat! Here is one from a few years back, which just about matches todays weather in Sydney. 

9 weeks to go until our season kicks off in mid May! 

Tickets are on sale now and you can save yourself 20% with our early bird special.

book online >> www.whalewatchingsydney.com.au
1 month ago

I can't think of many things more amazing than having a 50 ton humpback breach right beside your boat! Here is one from a few years back, which just about matches today's weather in Sydney.

9 weeks to go until our season kicks off in mid May!

Tickets are on sale now and you can save yourself 20% with our early bird special.

book online >> www.whalewatchingsydney.com.au
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I love that, my dream is to have a trip with you

I so want to be there.

Remember when we were watching whales off the Sydney Opera House? ๐Ÿณ

Typically whales dont come in the harbour, but every once in a while they do. Quite often they do a little loop around the harbour entrance and realize quickly that they may have taken a wrong turn and head out to the open ocean again. 

This curious humpback stayed for quite a while and almost made it past the Harbour Bridge. 

You can imagine how exciting this was for everyone onboard, especially the photographer: Just picture a breaching whale with the Opera House in the background... 

One we have not ticked off the bucket list yet. Maybe in 2021 ๐Ÿ˜œ
1 month ago

Remember when we were watching whales off the Sydney Opera House? ๐Ÿณ

Typically whales don't come in the harbour, but every once in a while they do. Quite often they do a little loop around the harbour entrance and realize quickly that they may have taken a wrong turn and head out to the open ocean again.

This curious humpback stayed for quite a while and almost made it past the Harbour Bridge.

You can imagine how exciting this was for everyone onboard, especially the photographer: Just picture a breaching whale with the Opera House in the background...

One we have not ticked off the bucket list yet. Maybe in 2021 ๐Ÿ˜œ
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Koh Elaine

I saw a dead whale in the Harbour near Rose Bay a couple of years ago. So sad. It was never reported in the news.

I have seen orcas in the harbour at times to,up near the opera house and gardens

Now there is a great photo!

1 month ago

Back in 2017 we were extremly fortunate to see Migaloo, the famous white whale on his southern migration back to antarctic waters (where most of the whales are now, thinking about starting their journey north).

I don't think we ever shared any video from that once-in-a-lifetime encouter, so this is a special treat!

We sure have our fingers crossed to see him for a third time in 2021 :)
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Sa mère s'appelais MOBIDIQUE

Regina marii, superba๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿค๐Ÿ’™

hope you see him again this year and years to come

Don't think he came through the whale trail last year hopefully this one ๐Ÿ‹๐Ÿ‹

Amazing ๐Ÿ˜‰

So awesome!

Great, thank you so much๐Ÿฅฐ

ืžืจื’ื™ืฉื™ื ืืช ื”ืฉืœื•ื•ื” ื‘ืชื•ืš ื”ื™ื•ืคื™ ื”ื–ื” ืฉืœ ื”ื˜ื‘ืข๐Ÿ˜Š

Moby Dick ?

๐Ÿ˜

its really the king of ocean

I am verymuch found of nature

We have seen migalo while we were on holiday.

Amazing

I love Migaloo ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™ Such a Beauty ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™

Angel of the Sea, really a Angel ๐Ÿ’™

Emilie Desrochers bonne fin d'après-midi <3

Amazing โค

Very nice

Talha Tayyab

Wow

Shannon Farwell ๐Ÿ˜

subahan allah

Darla Nobis Kacie Updike

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Another classic from a few years back! 

The whale was breaching maybe five, six times and it never quite lined up with the kayaker, until the very last breach ๐Ÿฅณ 

We managed to find the guy in the kayak through Facebook and gave him the photos. What a great experience it must have been for him!

A little over 9 weeks to go until our whale watching season kicks off again on the 15th of May.

Tickets are on sale at www.whalewatchingsydney.com.au and you can save yourself 20% with promo code EarlyBird2021 ๐Ÿ˜Ž
1 month ago

Another classic from a few years back!

The whale was breaching maybe five, six times and it never quite lined up with the kayaker, until the very last breach ๐Ÿฅณ

We managed to find the guy in the kayak through Facebook and gave him the photos. What a great experience it must have been for him!

A little over 9 weeks to go until our whale watching season kicks off again on the 15th of May.

Tickets are on sale at www.whalewatchingsydney.com.au and you can save yourself 20% with promo code "EarlyBird2021" ๐Ÿ˜Ž
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Another one missed Elyssa King ๐Ÿ˜‚

10 weeks until our whale watching season kicks off again! ๐Ÿ˜Ž

What better way to get you in the mood than to share some of our most memorable moments from past seasons.

How about this humongous humpback launching itself out of the water right next to our smaller vessel Totally Wild on one of our 2hr Adventure Cruises. ๐Ÿ˜ณ

Cant wait to experience this again....!
1 month ago

10 weeks until our whale watching season kicks off again! ๐Ÿ˜Ž

What better way to get you in the mood than to share some of our most memorable moments from past seasons.

How about this humongous humpback launching itself out of the water right next to our smaller vessel "Totally Wild" on one of our 2hr Adventure Cruises. ๐Ÿ˜ณ

Can't wait to experience this again....!
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Please send out lots of pic and videos. I am from the USA and love to see them

Can I book up now

Counting my sleeps!!! Love your trips

Love to .. can't wait for trans tasman bubble .. ๐Ÿฅ

Whoot whoot

Nigel Miller would love to do this again ๐Ÿ˜

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