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Whalesong Hervey Bay Sunset Cruise

FROM: $79

Departure Times

Departs: 4:30 pm - Daily
Returns: 6:00 pm - Daily

Pricing Options

$79 AUD / Person - Adult (Between: 04 May 2021 and 01 May 2022)
$0 AUD / Person - Infant (Between: 04 May 2021 and 01 May 2022)
$60 AUD / Person - Child (4 - 14 years) (Between: 04 May 2021 and 01 May 2022)
$250 AUD / Family - Family (2A + 2C) (Between: 07 May 2021 and 01 May 2022)

Glimpse into the magical world of Fraser Island’s underwater creatures on the Whalesong Hervey Bay Sunset Cruise, where you’ll be treated to a truly luxurious sunset experience!

  • Indulge in a decadent range of canapes sourced from local produce as our friendly crew provides quality service against the backdrop of Hervey Bay’s setting sun.
  • Witness Hervey Bay marine life, such as turtles, dolphins, dugongs and friendly fish, interacting in their natural environment like never before.
  • Let the golden hues and magical ambience of a stunning Hervey Bay sunset delight you on your luxurious afternoon out on our pristine waters.
  • Enjoy a spacious deck onboard this modern, environmentally friendly and multifunctional boat guided by a friendly, fun and local crew!

Don't miss your chance to rub shoulders with marine life and glide over the sparkling waters of Hervey Bay... with a luxurious twist!

All aboard the Whalesong Hervey Bay Sunset Cruise, perfect for those after an evening of spying resident sea creatures, all the while indulging in an afternoon of luxury bliss. Smooth sailings are assured over the pristine waters of Hervey Bay, which will glimmer and glisten in your search for friendly turtles and dolphins. Soak up some local history and natural facts over a glass of complimentary bubbles, beer or soft drink as our experienced and friendly crew share their knowledge!

Be amazed by our selection of culinary delights as our crew dish out quality service and fresh canapes! Breathe in the shimmering city lights along The Charlton Esplanade, and get a big picture of Hervey Bay as you enjoy the soft glow of the harbour lights from afar. So, step on board the Whalesong Hervey Bay Sunset Cruise and indulge in Hervey Bay’s wonder… while we take care of the rest!


  • Fresh local canapes 
  • Complimentary beverage on arrival
  • Stunning panoramic views of the Great Sandy Strait
  • Glowing sunset photo opportunities
  • See dolphins, sea cows, turtles and more!
  • Local Indigenous heritage and marine life facts
  • Smooth sailing and spacious deck
  • Excellent views from indoor and outdoor seats
  • State-of-the-art eco boat
  • Comprehensive COVID-19 safety regulations implemented 
  • Licensed bar onboard

Let yourself relax as our crew pampers you while you bathe in the golden glow of Hervey Bay on this unforgettable experience!

Cruise Times

Summer: 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm – 7 days a week  (Nov-Mar)

Winter: 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm – 7 days a week (Apr-Oct)

Whalesong Hervey Bay Sunset Cruise departs from the Great Sandy Straits Marina.

Canape Menu

Our light, evening selection of canapes includes:

  • Seafood and non-seafood delights
  • Hervey Bay King Prawns
  • Mixed Pastries and Meatballs
  • Half Shell Hervey Bay Scallops
  • Fish Bites
  • Salmon Rolls
  • Veggie sticks and dips
  • Cheese Board
  • Complimentary glass of bubbles, wine, beer, soft drink or fruit juice
  • Licensed Bar for your additional drinks
  • Filtered water, herbal teas, coffee available all cruise.

Please note:
 This is not a dinner cruise. We serve a selection of delicious canapés, which are generally sufficient to curb the appetites of most. However, if you're used to a big meal at night, this won't be enough for dinner and we urge you to book at one of the local marina restaurants for dinner afterwards. 

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What To Bring

Wear comfy shoes and bring a small bag, including:

  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Jacket
  • Polaroid sunglasses
  • Money for drinks and souvenirs

We are a licensed vessel.

What's Included

  • Two hour cruise through the the pristine Great Sandy Strait
  • Commentary on marine life, K’Gari and some local Aboriginal (Butchulla) history
  • Drink on arrival (champagne, beer, wine, soft drink or juice) with additional available from the licensed bar
  • Delicious snacks and canapes
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • Complimentary pick up from local accommodation in the Hervey Bay area

What's Extra

Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages are available onboard for purchase.

Terms and Conditions

Please note:

  • This is not a dinner cruise. We serve a selection of delicious canapés, which are generally sufficient to curb the appetites of most. However, if you're used to a big meal at night, this won't be enough for dinner and we urge you to book at one of the local marina restaurants for dinner afterwards. 

Your Responsibilities:

Please advise us before booking if any passengers are under 18 years old to ensure this is the appropriate trip. 

You must reconfirm all booked tours prior to travel as specified on your voucher. If applicable, notes such as dietary requirements, pick-up locations and additional fees should also be confirmed at this time. Reconfirmations cannot be actioned through Fraser Tours/Mr Travel, and must be done so directly through the Service Operator as specified on each ticket.

It is your responsibility to notify us of ticket discrepancies. Please read through the details on your voucher thoroughly to ensure all details such as passenger names, ages and dates of travel on vouchers are correct.

It is the responsibility of all passengers travelling to advise both your travel agent at the time of booking and vessel check-in agent before boarding of any medical conditions including food allergies you may suffer from.

You need to allow adequate time to check-in prior to the specified departure time. 

Prices/Extra Costs:

All prices are stated in Australian dollars and include GST. Surcharges over peak holiday seasons may apply. 

The Service Operator reserves the right to alter prices and extra costs. Extra costs may include EMC fees, Stingersuit/Wetsuit Hire, Luggage Storage, Insurance, Linen Hire, National Park Fees, Fuel Levies, Dietary Fees, etc. Bonds may also apply.

We will also endeavour to communicate these extra costs with you at the time of booking, and on your ticket. However, it is your responsibility to confirm which (if any) additional costs apply with each Service Operator upon reconfirming your trip.

Travel Risk/Insurance:

It should be noted that adventure travel involves risk. Whilst we make every effort to safeguard clients, we cannot be responsible for personal injury or loss due to the actions of our clients which are beyond our control. We highly recommend that all clients have travel insurance covering illness, injury, loss or damage to personal belongings and not being able to travel on the confirmed date of departure. You should also ensure your travel insurance will cover special circumstances including weather events preventing guests from travelling to their tour departure destination and cancelled flights due to unforeseen circumstances. 


The Service Operator reserves the right to limit courtesy transfers to select local accommodations. Private residences or Airbnb properties may be asked to meet at the closest confirmed location. Failure to meet at the specified pick-up location may be treated as “No Show”, for which the Client Cancellation Policy applies.

Merchant Fees:

Please be aware operators pass on credit card merchant fees so there is a non-refundable 1% surcharge for VISA and MASTERCARD card purchases.


Terms and Conditions (including the Cancellation Policy) are subject to change. The most recent versions can be found online on the relevant product pages. 

All ticket/voucher reissues attract a $20 administration fee.

Open Date Vouchers / Gift Certificate:

Shipping Costs are in addition to the ticket price and will be added at check-out. Shipping costs are non-refundable and do not makeup part of the ticket value. 

E-Vouchers incur no shipping fees.

You have 5 years to use the value of the voucher. Seasonal Price Rises will apply if travelling outreview-table-column the current seasons pricing. Vouchers can be exchanged for free up to the full value of the voucher excluding credit card fees and charges.


Client Cancellations:

Whalesong's flexible cancellation policy is perfect for the uncertain travel climate during COVID-19. If you have a change of plans or are not feeling well, just let us know prior at least 24 hours before the cruise and you'll receive a full refund.

No shows or client cancellations made within 24 hours of departure forfeit 100% of the total ticket price. 

Fraser Tours are required to notify the operator of any cancellations within the specified cancellation period (24 hours). It is your responsibility to make sure you submit your cancellation request with adequate time, and during standard business hours (9 am-5 pm), to allow us to contact the tour provider.

Transfers between tours can be made at the supplier's discretion, however, it should be noted that supplier fees may apply. Tour transfers also incur a $20 administration fee. 

It is compulsory that all cancellation requests are in writing and sent via email to admin@mr-travel.com. Cancellations attempted via online chat or phone will not be actioned.

Supplier Cancellations:

The Service Operator reserves the right to alter prices, alter itineraries, apply a fuel surcharge, cancel departures, arrange alternative transport and vary itineraries and services if necessary.

All departures and itineraries are subject to weather. Tours may be changed or cancelled for any reason at the discretion of the Service Operator. If the Service Operator has to cancel the trip or activity (prior to departure) and we cannot offer a suitable alternative, then a refund will be given minus a 20% administration fee and any associated card fees. We strongly recommend that you have travel insurance, especially during the wet season.

In the unlikely event of your trip being cancelled or stood down, all guest communication is required to go through our Online Store via telephone or email. While there is a Sailing Whitsundays retail outlet located Airlie Beach, please be aware that they operate as a separate entity and are unable to access reservations made by the Mr Travel online department.


All refunds are in Australian Dollars and must be made to the card of payment. Sailing Whitsundays/Mr Travel is not liable for exchange rate fluctuations or fees, or any other merchant/bank fees associated with domestic and/or international transactions.

Where a full refund is applicable, there is the option to transfer the whole cost of the tour to another tour or “Credit” to avoid the administration fee. A transfer fee of $20 will apply.

You will be emailed confirmation once the refund has been processed. Once the refund has been processed, it may still take time for the banks to clear the amount. Please allow 7-10 business days for the funds to clear into Australian accounts and up to 21 business days for international accounts.


All Service Operators have the right to provide client feedback and to cancel bookings based on feedback from other Service Operators. 

Please enjoy your travel experience in a kind and responsible manner.

Sailing Whitsundays/Mr Travel will treat this as any normal client cancellation and therefore the cancellation fees stated in the Client Cancellation Policy will apply.

Thank you for booking with our East-Coast travel experts here at Mr Travel/Fraser Tours. If you would like any further advice, assistance in arranging accommodation, transfers or additional tours please get in touch.

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