Gold Coast Whales in Paradise

Tours Surfers Paradise


Don’t just whale watch – be there!! See the magnificent whale breach. Hear their great tail slap the water. Feel the waves rock the boat. Marvel at their playfulness. Join Whales in Paradise on an unforgettable cruise past the homes of the rich & famous to the clear blue waters of the majestic “Humpback Whale Highway”.

Bottle nosed Dolphins, giant Loggerhead Turtles, Killer Whales & a variety of Sea Birds also live in these waters… so have your camera ready.

As the original Gold Coast Whale Watching company, and the only one to provide a river/canal cruise, Whales in Paradise will stand out as the highlight of your holiday.

Let Whales in Paradise organise your ultimate Whale Watching cruise from Brisbane or the Gold Coast.


What Makes us Unique

100% Sightings record of operation - (Guaranteed sightings or free return cruise) Small Groups - Personalised Service - No Crowds Passenger numbers limited to 60. Bonus Gold Coast Canal cruise See the spectacular architecture & homes of the rich & famous with commentary. Closest Encounters Our crew have over 10 year’s whale watching experience and are dedicated in providing your customers with the closest whale encounters possible. Guaranteed rail side position…. for those perfect photos. Unobstructed 360 degree viewing on all decks - not just the bow with our unique water level viewing platform gets your customers closer to the whales. Unique commentary from our Marine Naturalist. Longest whale watching cruise on the Gold Coast. Morning / Afternoon Tea & optional snacks & soft drinks Cruise departs Central Surfers Paradise – walking distance from your hotel(Check in desk on corner Cavill Ave and Gold Coast Highway)

Map & Directions

42 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217 Australia


Departs Surfers Paradise four times daily, 7 days June - October wharf behind the Vibe Hotel / Titanium Bar, 42 Ferny Ave Surfers Paradise. Access via Appel Park.

Cancellation Policy

Bookings made online through our website will receive a full refund in the event a whale is not seen during your cruise. To be eligible for a refund your cruise must be taken between 1st June and 31st October. All other bookings will receive a free return cruise. Our promise is to provide the most intimate tours with highly-personalised service. We limit our passenger numbers to ensure all customers enjoy rail-side views of whales and other marine life.