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Whale Watching

Humpback Whale

Humpback Whale, Facts

Humpback Whale, Gentle Giant of the Sea The humpback whale earned its name due to the way it bends when diving. The humpbacks arch their back in a hump-like motion when they are diving. Female humpbacks are known to be […]

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Boat Club Whale Adventure

Boat Club Whale Adventure Be the first to join the Hervey Bay Boat Club Whale Adventure, where each trip is the journey of a lifetime. Our courtesy bus will pick you up from your accommodation and take you to the […]

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Whale Watching Guidelines

Whale Watching Guidelines in Hervey Bay Marine Park Under the current watching guidelines boat skippers are obliged by law: not to approach within 100m(110 yds) of any whale. not to approach within 300m(330 yds) if three or more other vessels […]

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Exploitation of Humpback Whales

Humpback Whale Exploitation In the past, humans have used their knowledge of the annual humpback whale migration to a devastating advantage. Whaling stations existed on Moreton Island and at Byron Bay in the 1950s. Whaling ceased in the Southern Hemisphere […]

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