Swim & Watch
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
- 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
- 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.