Dolphin, Sea Lion & Penguin Island Cruise

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FROM $65.00

Adult - $85.00

Child - $65.00

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Overview

Highlights

Duration: 1 Hour (approx.)

Location: Shoalwater, WA

A Dolphin, Sea Lion & Penguin Island Cruise is a must-do Aussie Bucket List experience when visiting Perth, Western Australia. Enjoy the scenic highlights of the Shoalwater Islands Marine Park and keep a look out for the wildlife! This 60 minute glass bottom boat cruise takes place in the ruggedly spectacular coastlines of Penguin, Seal & Bird Islands and takes advantage of the best wildlife spotting opportunities of the day. Wild dolphins, rare Australian sea lions, pelican rookeries, and birds of prey are regularly sighted and our friendly crew will get you right amongst the action!

The cruise concludes on Penguin Island allowing for a 30 minutes for your guided wildlife walk of Penguin Island, providing exclusive insight into the local penguins, the spectacular landscapes and the natural history of the island and if you have more time then you can enjoy swimming, snorkeling, exploring the nature trails or just relax and enjoy the beautiful nature reserve. Before returning on the ferry at your own leisure.

Please Note which ever Dolphin, Sea Lion & Penguin Island Cruise you select will follow the below schedule: 

9:15am Dolphin, Sea Lion and Penguin Island Cruise (from Shoalwater Mainland) > 10:30am Guided Wildlife Walk on Penguin Island 

11:15am Dolphin, Sea Lion and Penguin Island Cruise (from Penguin Island) > 12:30pm Guided Wildlife Walk on Penguin Island

1:15pm Dolphin, Sea Lion and Penguin Island Cruise (from Penguin Island > 2:30pm Guided Wildlife Walk on Penguin Island

You may select any preferred Ferry transfer to Penguin Island beforehand as long as it is booked before your Dolphin, Sea Lion and Penguin Island Cruise departure time. Return ferries are every 15-minutes past the hour and do not need to be booked in! 

Inclusions:

  • 60-minute cruise around the Shoalwater Islands Marine Park.
  • Return ferry transfers to and from Penguin Island.
  • 30 minute guided wildlife walk of Penguin Island, providing exclusive insight into the local penguins, the spectacular. landscapes and the natural history of the island.
  • Complementary photos from your cruise uploaded to Flickr for you to share!

Highlights:

  • Seeing rare Australian sea lions on the beach at Seal Island.
  • Seeing wild dolphins at play (although sightings are regular, they are not guaranteed as our cruise is restricted to inside Shoalwater Bay).
  • Explore the rugged islands and viewing nesting pelicans, cormorants and spotting other sea birds that live in the park.
  • Drifting over seagrass meadows and limestone reefs spotting fish and other marine life through the glass bottom.
  • Viewing the fossilized remnants of ancient tuart forests.
  • Please note all pricing includes a 7% Marine Park Levy.


Important Information

Guidelines

  • All pricing includes 7% marine park levy.
  • This Tour is not suitable for children under 6 years of age.
  • Our crew will ensure visitors receive the best wildlife viewing opportunities on your cruise. We ask you to please respect the Shoalwater Island Marine Park. We are entering a natural habitat therefore animals sightings are not guaranteed as we do not feed or train them.
  • Disclaimer: Penguin Island will be closed on days for forecasted 35 degrees and over for the Little Penguins Moulting season, as per The Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions.
  • Pricing may change at anytime at the discretion of the supplier (prior to purchase). Click the 'book now' link on this page for the most up to date pricing and information on this experience.
  • Bookings with Perth Wildlife Encounters (Penguin Island) are subject to these terms and conditions.

Location & Supplier

Perth Wildlife Encounters (Penguin Island)

Address: 153 Arcadia Drive, (corner of Penguin Road) Shoalwater WA 6169 Australia

Email: info@dolphins.com.au

FROM $65.00

Adult - $85.00

Child - $65.00

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