Whale Watching Safari Dunsborough

See and hear the whales like never before!

Quick Details

What You Need To Know

  • Departs daily from Dunsborough between September & December.
  • The Dunsborough whale watching tour duration is 2 1/2 hours long (approximately).
  • Plenty of opportunities for photos!

Light Refreshments

All of our whale watching tours include complimentary locally source seasonal snacks. Bottled water and soft drinks are also supplied on request.

The Exhilarator offers a boutique whale watching service for the more adventurous tourist. This custom built vessel has comfortable tiered seating to provide great viewing for all passengers and have on board hydrophone to listen to these amazing mammals through in built stereo system. Travel with our experienced local owner/operator to provide expert commentary and answer questions along the way on your unforgettable Dunsborough whale watching adventure!

What To Expect

Experience a unique whale watching Dunsborough & Busselton adventure on board the Exhilarator in search of the gentle giants of the ocean, the mighty humpback whale.

  • Together with the occasional drop in from dolphins, fur seals, plentiful birdlife, the odd Southern Right whale, and very rare blue whale
  • Your Cape Naturaliste Whale Watching Dunsborough & Busselton Safari is unforgettable!
  • You get up-close and personal to whales on the Exhilarator.
  • See and hear the whales like never before.

Our custom built Jet boat has been designed to suit these Indian Ocean conditions.

It provides incredible manoeuvrability, comfortable seating (for a max of 12 passengers), shade, and a hydrophone.

Moreover Pete Kalbfell is Jet Adventures’ Skipper and guide, a passionate, South West local who shares his knowledge of these impressive creatures and stories of the local Margaret River Region area.

Wet weather carry bags and spray jackets or heavier Burka Jackets are also available should you wish.

There will be great opportunities and ample stops along the way to take photos of the amazing scenery – make sure you bring your camera!

  • Chevron down What To Bring

    Please wear comfortable clothing. If the forecast is for cool or windy conditions you may want to wear warm clothes. Fully waterproof and warm Burke Jackets are provided for your comfort.


    As our whale watching tours have a duration of over 2 hours, please make sure to wear a hat. We have suncream on board and may also have our sun shade erected. We promote sun safety at all times.


    There will be many great opportunities to take photos of humpback whales, blue whales and even dolphins – make sure you bring your camera!

    However, depending on weather conditions, there may be ocean spray and/or light rain, so a waterproof camera or action cam would be highly recommended.

  • Chevron down When

    Our Whale Watching tours run during the yearly whale migration from September to December.

    Bookings between September and December are strongly advised to ensure this tour is available for when you are visiting.

    Please call 1300 325 115 to check availability or make a booking OR BOOK ONLINE to secure your place!

  • Chevron down Where

    Our whale watching tours departs daily from Old Dunsborough Boat Ramp; Finlayson St.