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Turtle Discovery & Cultural Eco Tour

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    Stop At: Hervey Bay Eco Marine Tours, 17 Buccaneer Drive Urangan Berth 5 Great Sandy Straits Marina, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655 Australia

    No set itinerary as we travel with the tides and conditions on the water and wildlife. We stop at one or all three islands, Weenandin (Round Island) Tooliewah (Big Woody Island) and Pelican Banks.The stops are dependant on the weather and tidal conditions. Swimming, Snorkelling, and relaxing. On one of the Islands you will experience a sharing of culture from our Indigenous guide.

    Duration: 4 hours
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    Reviewed June 11, 2019

    Had an amazing and informative day. We saw dolphins (playing)? Went to lovely quiet beach snorkelled around relatively new coral, no fish it turtles. Great helpful crew, nice chicken and salad wraps for lunch. Very relaxing mixed in with some aboriginal culture. Travis a local...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
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    Jacquihikuwai, Owner at Hervey Bay Eco Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

    Thank you for recommending our Turtle Discovery tour, we are so pleased you enjoyed your day. Travis is very talented, and thank you for acknowledging his efforts.We hope to see you back on the Fraser coast again one day in the future.

    Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

    We went out on a tour with our two girls and the crew were amazing and so good with the kids! The weather wasn’t great but we still spotted a turtle and had a brilliant day out in nature. The food provided was simple but...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
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    Jacquihikuwai, Owner at Hervey Bay Eco Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

    Very pleased you enjoyed your family day out. Even though the weather was not the best, its great that you still enjoyed what nature provided you with.

    Reviewed March 10, 2019

    The very talented Butchulla man Travis welcomed us to his country and taught us some really interesting facts. His dance and didj performance was very special; he is a talented performer and especially talented didj player. Wil, Travis Jacqui were very informative and helpful all...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
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    Jacquihikuwai, Manager at Hervey Bay Eco Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

    Thank you so much for taking the time to review our tour. Yes, its amazing to think that such a healthy reef system is right on our doorstep! We are so lucky to live in such an amazing part of the world.

    Reviewed March 9, 2019

    We had an amazing trip on the Turtle Discovery Tour. We visited remote beaches, snorkelled on the reef, enjoyed an indigenous cultural experience with a member of Butchulla mob and saw of course saw lots of Milbis (turtles). Cannot recommend this company enough. A well...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
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    Jacquihikuwai, Manager at Hervey Bay Eco Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

    Thank you very much for your review of the Turtle Discovery Tour. We sincerely appreciate it. Reviews gives us a true and honest perspective of how we are going, opportunities to improve and it helps others searching for the right tour for them for when...More

    Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

    We were in Hervey Bay for three days and were really unlucky because the weather was really bad, with rainstorms and wind. We tried to book a tour with Eco Marine and they told us that the day after would have been the best option...More

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    Jacquihikuwai, Owner at Hervey Bay Eco Marine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2019

    Thank you for your review. Hervey Bay actually does not generally receive much rainfall so it was a little unfortunate for you. Very happy that despite the weather you enjoyed your day. We are all very passionate about the our marine park, and its inhabitants...More

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