Sail and Snorkel with Seals on the Mornington Peninsula
Join us for a fun and exciting visit of Port Phillip Bay to get an up close and personal experience with Australian fur seals in their natural environment! Get in the water and swim with the seals then sit back and take in the stunning coastline of the Mornington Peninsula as you conclude your experience.
For those wishing to see the Australian Fur Seals in their natural habitat – this is the tour for you! Learn all about the marine life of Port Phillip Bay in a relaxed coastal setting with our professional interpretive guides. This is the perfect fun, family holiday activity - even for non-swimmers!
Enjoy views of Melbourne's beautiful Mornington Peninsula, as your enjoy this fun sailing cruise adventure on Victoria's Port Phillip Bay. You will venture out on the beautiful Port Philip Bay enjoying the highlights - cliff top mansions, dolphins frolicking off the bow and we include a stop off at Chinamans' Hat to Snorkel with the Seals.
If you are not happy just sightseeing, you may book an extra in-water snorkel experience with these fun pups of the sea. Your guide will gear you up prior to the cruise and after an on board snorkel briefing, you'll be the basics of snorkeling covering; equipment usage & terminology, in-water communication, snorkel & free diving skills as well as information on the marine life you can expect to encounter.
You’ll have access to a life ring at all times during the snorkel component of the tour for maximum safety and comfort. This is combined with a buoyant wet suit, which enables swimmers to relax and enjoy the experience. Non-swimmers will be given extra buoyancy items to assist them. Please note that if the wind or tide affect the site location and it is unsafe to snorkel at the seals, you will then be taken to an alternate snorkel site on the day.
Our 34 foot Seawind Catamaran is fully equipped featuring separate male & female toilets, transom shower, multi-speaker CD player, galley, and two on-board BBQs. The catamaran is fully licensed, so sit back and enjoy a glass of wine or a cold beer as we take in the features of the Southern Peninsula.
Our experienced and friendly team will ensure your sailing experience is one to remember!
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NOTE: Unless otherwise specified, the rates listed are for the 2020 - 2021 season. The 2020 - 2021 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2020 to the 31st March 2021. The 2021 - 2022 season rates commence on the 1st April 2021.