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Nelson Bay Marine Discovery Cruise with Snorkelling

Discover the NSW coast on this 3.5 hour sailing and snorkelling cruise in the magnificent Nelson Bay.
Nelson Bay Marine Discovery Cruise with Snorkelling


  • Dolphin watching

  • Sailing, conditions permitting

  • Snorkel in a sheltered cove at Cabbage Tree or Fingal Island

  • Dolphin watching guarantee

  • Qualified dive-master/snorkel guide

  • Cruise through the bay and see resident bottlenose dolphins

Join this 3.5 hour marine discovery cruise to sail and snorkel the magnificent Nelson Bay. This leisurely cruise will take guests on a marine adventure to spot local bottlenose dolphins before visiting an island offshore for a guided snorkelling experience.

Discover a magical underwater world with soft coral, rays and fish with complimentary snorkel hire included. Upon your return, the sails are hoisted so you can relax and enjoy a scenic sail past the beautiful NSW coastal landscapes. The half-day Nelson Bay snorkelling cruise departs Nelson Bay at 12.30pm daily between November to April and is the perfect way to discover the sights above and below the water. Book online here to reserve your spot!

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  • 3.5 hour cruise
  • Qualified dive-master/snorkel guide
  • Use of snorkel, fins and mask included
  • Sailing (when conditions permit)
  • Bow-net and boom-net
  • Informative commentary
  • Complimentary tea/coffee/water
  • Complimentary Sea Sickness Tablets


  • This cruise is 3.5 hours in duration
  • Available from November - April annually
  • Departs daily at 1:30pm
  • Boarding commences 15 minutes prior to cruise departure

Departure Location

  • This experience departs from Dock C, d'Albora Marinas, Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay 2315.

What To Bring

  • It is recommended that you take sea-sickness tablets prior to boarding if you are prone to motion sickness. Complimentary tablets are available on the boat.
  • Please bring swimwear and towel.

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking 
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience 
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction 
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control 
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher 
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements 

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