Albany Whale Tours

Albany Whale Tours offers never-to-be-forgotten whale watching tours. Late May to early October.  (Sail-A-Way) a 42ft motor/sailing catamaran provides for easy and safe movement around vessel giving passengers a close-to-the-water 360 degree view of the whales.  Delicious complimentary Devonshire morning/afternoon tea plus savouries and hot drinks offered. A second trip FREE, if taken within a fortnight.  No whales sighted means free returns till sighted. 

Tour Indicative Price Includes / Rate Details

Sail-A-Way Charter Service

Leave From: Albany

Request a quote to suit your requirements

Available for charter by groups or families for picnics, sunset cruises, parties, weddings, etc.

On-board Facilities:
  • Bathroom with toilet and hot shower
  • Outdoor hot shower on deck for those wishing to swim off the back of the vessel
  • Zodiac inflatable boat for use to visit offshore islands etc.
  • BBQ
  • DVD player with 2 screens
  • CD player
  • Underwater video camera
  • Hydrophone
Maximum passengers: 42

Harbour Cruise

Leave From: Albany

$20.00 - $110.00
$20 for Children. $40 Adults. $110 Family.

Two hour twilight cruise departs from the Town Jetty in daylight. With a relaxing atmosphere onboard we sail around the harbour, investigating the Cheynes whaling boat wreck and Princess Royal Sailing Club.

They position themselves for an awesome spinnaker run down the length of the harbour and into the setting sun.

Whale Watching Tours
Whale Watching

Leave From: Albany

$55.00 - $280.00
$55 Child, $75 Tertiary Student, $88 Seniors Card, $95 Adult, $280 Family.

Whale watching – June to early October, along Albany’s stunning coastline, on a stable, motor-sailing catamaran. Decks close to water – ample viewing areas for possible close whale encounters. Complimentary refreshments. Entertaining, informative commentary. Bookings: 0422 441 484

Times of cruises
9:30 - 12:30 PM every day during whale migration season (weather permitting). Please note that sometimes the cruise may be longer, depending on where the whales are.

1.30 - 4.30 PM. This cruise is done only by arrangement. We need at least 10 adults for this tour to go ahead. Please telephone to check.

Delicious morning or afternoon teas of home made scones, home made jam, cream, hot savoury finger foods, tea & coffee provided. Please let us know if you have special dietary needs, e.g. gluten free, vegetarian, halal, etc.

Wave Rider Wilderness

Leave From: Albany

$60.00 - $80.00
1 Hour Breaksea Island Tour

Tours are in the afternoon only at 2.30pm. Passengers need to be at Discovery Bay, Whaling Station Road, Goode Beach by 2pm.

Not suitable for children under 5 years of age, nor for people with spine or back problems.

Waterproof jacket supplied. Advisable to bring a change of clothes as passengers can get wet in certain conditions.

Subject to minimum numbers and suitable weather.

WaveRider is fully owned and operated by local business Albany Whale Tours. With over 40 years experience in eco-adventure tourism, the owner - managers of WaveRider and her sister ship Sail-A-Way are experienced tour operators with an international reputation as environmental educators.
3rd blue office from Toll Place, Albany Waterfront Marina, Cnr Toll Place and Princess Royal Drive, ALBANY WA 6330
0422 441 484
0422 441 484
61 8 98451468