Farewell Maddi…

Our wonderful Maddi has finished working with Whalesong and has moved back into the health industry. We’ve loved having Maddi on board the team and will miss her smiling face around the marina. Here’s what she’s said about her time with Whalesong…   “I began my journey with Whalesong Cruises just as the 2022 whale …

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Year 10 – Work Experience

Whalesong Cruises Hervey Bay gives back to the community it works and plays in. We recently hosted 2 x Year 10 students from Riverside Christian College in Maryborough, for work experience. They had an introduction of what it’s like to be a crew member on a whale watch boat (3 x cruises, with different crew and different weather conditions), and also what it’s like to run the business behind the scenes in the office. It was great for them to see real life examples of what work life can be. It was also great for Whalesong as it gives us hope that the future is not lost, especially if there are many teenagers, like these two, out there! Thanks Chloe and Mikayla for choosing your work experience with Whalesong Cruises.

Whales for Everyone

The Humpback Whale watching on the stunning Fraser Coast in beautiful, sunny Queensland is second to none.  Part of the reason Hervey Bay was named as the First Whale Heritage Site in the World in October 2019. The entire Whalesong Cruises Hervey Bay team has seen the positive impact that wildlife encounters can have on …

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Whalesong Cruises Hervey Bay new engines

Annual boat maintenance

It’s that time of year again. Whalesong is lifted out of the water for it’s annual thorough maintenance prior to Whale Watching season. This year though, we’re also adding new engines and transmissions, changing the fuel tanks, tuning the propellers and shafts, as well as new antifoul and paintwork. It’s a big job but the boat is going to run better than ever!

Whale Behavior

Check out these amazing facts about Humpback Whale Behaviour! Humpback Whale behavior! If you have ever been whale watching or have seen these majestic creatures on television, you may be familiar with whales visually spectacular range of surfacing behaviors. It is believed among experts that some of these behaviors allow whales to work out their …

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