Whale watching tours of Sydney Harbour and beyond
Sydney Harbour National Park
COVID-safe tours and events
In line with the latest NSW Government COVID-19 advice, it's a requirement that you wear a mask if you enter an indoor area. Please bring a mask with you on the day.
Join Oz Whale Watching for an exhilarating cruise of Sydney Harbour, the heads and the sparkling blue ocean beyond. You’ll enjoy delicious food and the chance to see magnificent humpback whales.
Contact Oz Whale Watching for cruise times.
- Sydney Harbour National Park
Contact Oz Whale Watching for tour pricing.
- Entry fees
Park entry fees included in tour price.
- Bookings required. Book online or email or call Oz Whale Watching on 02 9518 7813.
- Please note
- Oz Whale Watching can cater for some dietary requirements, with enough notice.
- Cruises leave from Sydney’s Circular Quay.
Climb aboard for an enjoyable breakfast or lunchtime cruise with Oz Whale Watching. Your trusty vessel is the MV Jerry Bailey, a comfortable boat with plenty of indoor and outdoor seating.
Make sure your camera is ready to capture action from the many viewing areas on board. As you motor through Sydney Harbour, the harbour heads and out onto the ocean beyond, your hosts will share fascinating facts about whales, their behaviour and their migration patterns.
When can tear yourself away from the beautiful scenery, head over to the buffet for a delicious breakfast or, if you opt for the later cruise time, enjoy an Aussie-style barbecue lunch. Once you're refreshed and refuelled, enjoy stretching your legs on the spacious upper deck, where you can also purchase beverages from a fully-stocked bar.
Oz Whale Watching is a licensed commercial tour operator with a Parks Eco Pass.
- in Sydney Harbour National Park in the Sydney and surrounds region
Sydney Harbour National Park is open sunrise to sunset but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Park entry fees:
Bradleys Head carpark: $8 per vehicle per day. North Head carpark: $5 per vehicle per day. There are pay and display machines that accept cards and coins - no change given. Chowder Bay Road parking: Monday-Friday: $3 per hour, to a maximum of $16 per day. Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays: $4 per hour, to a maximum of $20 per day. If you hold an NPWS All Parks or Multi Parks Pass, you can park free for up to four hours per day - additional time can be purchased. Car parks operated by Sydney Harbour Federation Trust or Mosman Council are not covered by your pass. Please check signs carefully.
Landing fees or tour fees apply to visit Sydney Harbour islands. All public visitors to Shark, Clark or Rodd Island, need to pay a $7 per person landing fee. To arrange, please contact 1300 072 757 (13000 PARKS). Annual NSW Parks Passes do not cover landing fees.Buy annual pass