Swim & Watch

Full Day
7:30am – 3:30pm

Hervey Bay Dive Centre operates the regions only dedicated whale swim experience when the humpbacks visit Hervey Bay between July and October.
Their professional PADI Dive Team give 100% to ensure you get the experience of a lifetime.

The swim experience takes place via a 20m mermaid line connected to the stern of the vessel.

  • Morning and afternoon tea
  • Lunch
  • Swimming equipment provided including wetsuits, mask, snorkel and safety gear
  • Water level viewing decks
  • Full size toilet
  • Swim with whales when conditions permit
  • Sunglasses & Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera / Go Pro
  • Swimmers and towel
  • Jacket as it can get windy and cold
  • Water bottle

PLEASE NOTE: Swimming with the whales is conditions dependant and only do so with the right whales and on their terms and is not guaranteed.

Children under 8 years are not permitted to swim with the whales and a parental guardian must remain with them on the vessel. If 2 guardians are present they can interchange between the vessel and swimming when conditions permit. The tour is not suitable for children under 4 years.