Naturaliste Charters - Whale Watching & Eco Tours

Tours Dunsborough


Hours: Always Open


Naturaliste Charters are the only company that offer whale watching experiences in WA's stunning Southwest every month of the year! WHALE WATCHING: Experience and witness the magical behaviour of migrating Humpbacks, Southern Right and Blue Whales, in the pristine bays of the spectacular Margaret River Region, Western Australia, from late-May to early-December. Travel in Style and luxury on our beautiful 20 metre purpose built whale watching vessel 'Alison Maree'. View whales from one of our three spacious viewing decks which are brilliant for wildlife interaction. Spend time spotting wildlife on the bow, the huge upper and lower rear decks, or try all three. Inside join the skipper on the flybridge for the ultimate 360 degree birds-eye view or relax in the air-conditioned, spacious and comfortable main saloon. Guaranteed viewing for everyone!!!!! Enjoy an informative and interesting commentary by our awesome team who have studied and researched whales for many years. Cruises depart Daily at 10am and 2pm from AUGUSTA (late May - August) and DUNSBOROUGH (Sept - early Dec) Children of all ages welcome on board Whale Watching in Augusta and Dunsborough - life jackets are available for peace of mind for parents. Complimentary Morning or Afternoon tea, includes Biscuits, Tea, Coffee, Milo, Green Tea.

SUNSET CRUISES: Relax and cruise the beautiful Geographe Bay in Dunsborough! Minimum numbers required for Sunset Tours. Please confirm your booking. (Sept - Nov)

Map & Directions

25 Dunn Bay Road, Dunsborough



AUGUSTA Departing Augusta Boat Harbour, Lot 4126 Leeuwin Road, Augusta. Follow along main road (Bussell Highway), travel through the town and towards lighthouse (Leeuwin Rd). You will sight the Marina on the way. Park in the car park provided, walk down to the Marina and wait undercover. Our Crew will greet you there. Please arrive approx 15 minutes prior to departure.

DUNSBOROUGH Departing Pro-fisherman's Boat Ramp, Geographe Bay Rd, Dunsborough (Opposite McDermott Street, Quindalup). If coming from Busselton direction along Caves Rd, turn right at first roundabout coming into Dunsborough (Elmore Road), follow to end of road then turn right onto Geographe Bay Road. Continue for approx 1.5km then turn left at the Yacht Club, parking in the first car park. Walk down to the beach and our crew will come and get you. Please arrive approx 20-30 minutes prior to departure.

BREMER BAY 'Killer Whale & Sperm Expeditions' Location is approximately 6kms from town centre. Turn onto Wellstead Rd 3.2kms, left onto Point Henry Rd 1.5kms, left onto Swarbrick Rd 1.8kms to departure location. GPS coordinates 344.257.22, 119.400.176. Please arrive at 7.45am for safety briefings prior to the 8.30am departure.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation of tours by Naturaliste Charters Our guest's safety and comfort is always our priority. We constantly monitor sea conditions along the coastline and respond professionally to any changes. This may mean: • Cancellation of a Tour • Restrictions may be placed on passengers with medical or mobility problems. The child age limit may be raised. A full refund will apply to tours cancelled due to inclement weather or any other safety reason if it cannot be rebooked to the customer’s satisfaction. Cancellations by guests Cancellations by guests will incur a minimum 20% fee. Cancellations 14 days or less prior to departure incur a 50% fee. Cancellations 7 days or less of departure no refund applies. If you need to change your booking please contact the office directly on (08) 9750 5500. All booking changes incur a 20% rebooking fee.


Spring is in the air and the whales have arrived in Dunsborough, join the team at Naturaliste Charters for an experience that will last a lifetime!!!