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Spirit of Gold Coast

Spirit of Gold Coast is a 24 metre safe, stable power Catamaran built to International Marine standards (Bureau Veritas) designed for maximum stability and comfort, surveyed for 170 passengers and five crew in open waters or 200 passengers and six crew in protected waters.

Excellent 360 degree viewing from the lower and upper decks, air-conditioned saloon, fully licensed bar and complimentary tea and coffee, designed for your comfort.

As the pioneers of whale watching on the east coast of Australia with 15 years experience in Coffs Harbour, Port Stephens, Tweed Heads and Gold Coast, Spirit is actively involved with the Southern Cross University Whale Research Centre, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society and the IFAW Asia Pacific, to promote and protect the importance of whale watching and the unique migration of the whales along the east coast of Australia.

A detailed commentary is provided and the crew will be happy to enlighten you on these magnificent mammals and the environment they call home.

Touring Options

Whale Watching

Imagine the thrill and excitement as you meet the ‘gentle giant’ humpback whales on their annual migration from Antarctica to give birth or on their return journey with their calves. An awesome experience as there 40 ton humpback whales breach before your eyes, wave their pectoral fins and slap their tails.


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