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VIP Whale Watch Tickets

Tours commence May 25th, 2024

Whale Watching – Captain’s Lounge Tickets

Whale Watching Cruise with Captain's Lounge Upgrade

Enrich your whale-watching journey and join the Captain’s Lounge for an unforgettable VIP experience!

Get ready to become part of the adventure as you take a grandstand position alongside the Captain in the vessel’s command centre. Scan the horizon with our expert crew in search of the famous “blow” of the Humpback Whales. Enjoy informative commentary as you witness these gentle giants showcase their curiosity and acrobatic skills.

Seats are exclusive to the vessel ‘Spirit of Migaloo II’ and have limited availability.

Whale Watch In Style

100% Whale sighting guarantee
All standard Whale Watching inclusions, plus:
Luxurious, private, spacious seating in the Captains lounge
Priority boarding with a personal host
Complimentary onboard snacks
Unlimited non-alcoholic drinks

Captain’s Lounge Tickets


Ages 14+



Ages 3-13


Experience More

Hit the waters with us and enjoy a tour overflowing with features that ensure your whale watching journey is nothing short of extraordinary.

Live Underwater
Mobile Viewing

Superior Whale
Watch Vessel


Underwater Hydrophone


Whale cafe Gold Coast

Waterfront Cafe
& Gift Shop

Whale Photographers


Whale watching check-in counter

Indoor Heated
Check-In Terminal

Whale tail

100% Whale
Sighting Guarantee

Whale watching crew

Marine Naturalist

Our Vessels

Our fleet of vessels were designed and built here in South-East Queensland based on a thorough understanding of sea conditions typical of the region, allowing for smoother sailing conditions and passenger comfort.

Spirit of Migaloo II

Whale Watching Vessel

Details of the cruise


Check-in time is at least 20 minutes prior to tour departure time from the Sea World Cruises Main Beach Terminal in the car park outside Sea World at Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. Entry to Sea World Marine Park is not required.

Departure Schedule

Departure Time
Return Time

9:00 AM

11:15 AM

12:00 PM

2:15 PM

3:00 PM

5:15 PM

The Deck Cafe

The Sea World Cruises chefs prepare daily light refreshments at our stunning waterfront Deck Cafe, perfect for starting or concluding your whale watching adventure.

100% Whale Guarantee

In the unlikely event that your tour fails to sight a whale you will be provided with a FREE return whale watching cruise valid for 12-months.

Getting Here:

Sea World Cruises Terminal, Sea World, Seaworld Drive, Main Beach, 4217


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