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Bremer Bay: Bremer Canyon Killer Whale Expedition

1. Bremer Bay: Bremer Canyon Killer Whale Expedition

Step onboard the Alison Maree and begin your day with an exciting and informative multimedia presentation detailing killer whale biology and ecology, as well as information about the other marine life you may encounter. Then, cruise to the only location in Australia where you can reliably encounter Killer Whales in the wild, a journey of around 1.5-hours. Your day of unforgettable encounters is fully catered, with morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided, and unlimited hot and cold beverages.

Bremer Canyon Orca Experience from Bremer Bay

2. Bremer Canyon Orca Experience from Bremer Bay

Enjoy a 7-hour whale watching experience from Bremer Bay Boat Harbor to spot orcas.  The harbor is located 180 kilometres or a 2-hour drive from Albany. This is your opportunity to be a part of a new frontier of research and development. Discovered by marine researchers just a decade ago, the Bremer Canyon plays host to the largest congregation of orcas in the Southern Hemisphere, as summer feeding grounds for these incredible marine creatures. It is believed that an Antarctic flow enters the canyon gathering bio carbons which create a nutrient rich environment,  enticing many marine species to the area each year. This interaction creates nutrient rich up welling waters, where phytoplankton develops, and an intense food chain for marine life prospers.  Experts will provide live commentary throughout the cruise and answer any questions you may have. An underwater camera and hydrophone allows you to watch and listen to the whales in their natural habitat.  The Steep Point vessel features 5 viewing decks over 3 levels, where you will enjoy amazing uninterrupted views. Watch for whales from water level to the huge open bow, upper grandstand deck, to the heated interior saloon with luxury lounge seating.  Superior service and no crowding are guaranteed along with complimentary tea, coffee and water. There’s also a fully-licensed cafe on board that serves a range of refreshments.

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What people are saying about Bremer Bay

Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 3 reviews

Friendly and knowledgeable crew who couldn't do enough to enhance the experience. Plenty of orcas, whales, dolphins, seabirds and seals to watch. Would definitely recommend this experience to all.

excellent trip with plenty of orca sightings. advise to take medication for sea sickness