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Wild About Whales: Muttonbird Island

Muttonbird Island Nature Reserve


Don't miss this free whale watching experience on Muttonbird Island. The whales are on their annual migration, so it's a great time to see them.


Monday 8 July, Wednesday 10 July, Monday 15 July and Wednesday 17 July 2019, 9.30am to 12pm

Eastern Side lookout, Muttonbird Island Nature Reserve
No wheelchair access
Easy. Suitable for all ages.
Meeting point
Viewing platform on the eastern side of Muttonbird Island. You can access the walking track via the end of the marina breakwall, Coffs Harbour Jetty.
Bookings not required. Please note, the activity may be cancelled without notice due to poor weather.

The whales are here, and Muttonbird Island Nature Reserve in Coffs Harbour is a prime spot for whale watching.

As part of the Wild About Whales program, join NSW National Parks guides at Eastern side lookout for this exciting whale watching activity. Our friendly NSW National Parks rangers will have powerful viewing scopes and binoculars to help you get great views of these majestic marine mammals.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

View of the marina, Muttonbird Island Nature Reserve. Photo: Rob Cleary