Whales in Paradise Location and Inclusions


Whales in Paradise Locations


Check-In Location                                                            Head Office

Sightseeing Cruises Terminal                                 Whales in Paradise Office
58 Cavil Avenue (river end)                                       23 Ferny Avenue
Surfers Paradise, QLD 4217                                        Surfers Paradise, QLD 4217


Whale Watching Tour inclusions:

Whale Watching cruises depart 7am, 830am, 10.30am, 12.30pm, 2.30pm

Here is an example of what your cruise includes:


  • Check-In opens for Gold Coast Whale Watching Cruise (please arrive at least 20mins before departure)
  • Souvenir photos taken
  • Morning tea, coffee & biscuits is served
  • Relax and select your seating


  • Gold Coast Whale Watching cruise boarding
  • Crew introduction and tour briefing


  • Gold Coast Whale Watching cruise departure

8:35am – 9:10am

  • Gold Coast waterways cruise with commentary of the Gold Coast history / rich and famous
  • Morning tea, coffee and biscuits continues to be served

9:10am – 11:10am

  • Gold Coast Whale Watching cruise enters Humpback whale sighting grounds
  • Guests are taught how to find whales, dolphins etc…
  • Whale Watching begins
  • Expert Whale Watching commentary
  • Tea, coffee and biscuits bar closes

11:10am – 11:45am

  • Calm water cruise back to Surfers Paradise
  • Tea and coffee bar reopens
  • Photos from the cruise are printed at the onboard photo studio
  • Photo opportunity for passengers driving the vessel (subject to day’s conditions)


  • Whales in Paradise Whale Watching Vessel returns back to Surfers Paradise