The Boat

Australia’s newest and most advanced whale watching vessel operating in the Gold Coast

With marine naturalists on board The Spirit Of Migaloo II, passengers can enjoy a front row seat to all the action from six external viewing platforms and tiered stadium seating from sea level to the sun deck. The spacious decks all around the vessel and smaller passenger numbers ensure that the experience is a personal one with the freedom to move around and enjoy uninterrupted views of the Humpback Whales wherever you are on the boat.

The state of the art vessel also features comfortable air conditioned indoor seating, informative movies and the opportunity to listen to whale songs live via the on-board underwater hydrophone.

For a whale watching experience like no other upgrade to the VIP Captain’s Lounge with priority boarding, luxurious seating in the captain’s command centre with behind the scenes viewing of whale tracking from a high vantage point and complimentary snacks and drinks throughout the tour. The VIP Captain’s Lounge is exclusively available to only a select number of guests on each cruise and is likely to sell out.

The Vessel

Australia’s most advanced whale watching vessel
The Spirit Of Migaloo II
Three tier viewing platforms
Spacious indoor seating with snacks and beverages available
The VIP Captains lounge – available through our VIP tickets

Spirit of Migaloo II

The Vessel

Spirit of Migloo II will carry you into the world of the whales in air-conditioned luxury and comfort. Built at a cost of $4M, she is Australia’s most advanced whale watching vessel with on-board presentations, three levels of viewing platforms, large walk-around decks and restricted passenger numbers to ensure an uncrowded, personalised whale watching experience. Spirit of Migaloo II is a purpose built whale watching vessel that was designed by Incat Crowther.

Environmentally Friendly

Ultra-quiet engines powered by Yanmar Ecology are IMO Tier II compliant, meaning lower fuel consumption and lower NOx emissions. The whale/dolphin-friendly keel means the whales and their marine environment are not harmed or disturbed.

Boat Features

Water level hydraulic viewing platform

Water level hydraulic viewing platform

Get face to face with these majestic whales.


Luxury & Comfort

Spacious interiors, large tinted windows and first-class seating provide a superior level of luxury and comfort.

Hear the Whale Song

Hear the Whale Song

Our underwater hydrophone allows you to listen in on the whales as they communicate by grunting, moaning and singing.

Cruise amongst the whales

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