Dolphin Watch Cruise and Tin City Tour from Newcastle
Our Dolphin Watch Cruise & Tin City Tour offers the convenience of return transfers from Newcastle to Nelson Bay. With this fantastic experience you will be in Nelson Bay on a Dolphin Watch cruise before you know it. We will pick you up from your accommodation (home pick ups may also be available) and take you to Nelson Bay for a 90 minute dolphin watch cruise which will be followed by a two hour Tin City tour.
Cruise Port Stephens Harbour on a supercats to see some of the areas 160 resident Bottlenose dolphins... 99% sighting rate and free return cruise if you don't see a dolphin. Set out on one of the Bay's largest vessels for your Harbour cruise of Port Stephens. Included is a light morning or afternoon tea, informative and entertaining commentary, boomnet rides and we also have a waterslide on our vessel.
After your dolphin watch cruise set out on an exciting 20 minutes drive across the sand dune you will find 'Tin City' emerging out the sand dunes like a mirage! It all began in the late 1800's when two tin huts were built to store provisions for shipwrecked sailors (there are some 98 shipwrecks between Newcastle and Port Stephens). In the 1930's Great Depression 'Tin City' grew to 14 huts.
At the end of the tour enjoy a relaxing drive back to Newcastle. Don't forget to bring your camera with you! Book today and enjoy an exciting day out!
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NOTE: Unless otherwise specified, the rates listed are for the 2021 - 2022 season. The 2021 - 2022 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2021 - 31st March 2022. The 2022 - 2023 season rates commence on the 1st April 2022.
Due to the ongoing and evolving nature of Covid-19 restrictions and the unpredictable impact it is having on bookings we have temporarily ceased taking new reservations for this package. If you have a gift voucher that you would like to redeem please contact us and we will be happy to check availability.