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Advanced Eco Certified Calypso Star Charters offer half day tours from Port Lincoln to swim with the sealions. Swimming with the 'Puppies of the Sea' has been described as one of the most interactive wildlife tours you can do!
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  • Swim with the sealions
  • Embark on the 60 foot MV Calypso Star
  • Enjoy a unique experience
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The Australian Sea Lions are known as the puppy dogs of the sea and this is clearly visible when you jump on board this charter. Meet the boat at the Port Lincoln Marina and enjoy the 1.5 hour journey to either Hopkins, Langton or Blythe Islands.

Tour Information:

7.45am boarding includes breakfast.
11.00am boarding includes lunch.
Hot shower on board.
Fully enclosed saloon.
Limited weekly departures -committed to minimising the impact to Sealion colonies with not visiting a site more than 4 times per week.
All equipment provided just bring your bathers and towel.

The friendly and knowledgeable crew are on hand to provide you with information about the area you will travel through, the history of Port Lincoln, the wildlife we encounter along the journey and of course the amazing Australia Sea Lions.
  • All equipment needed for the day
  • Either lunch or breakfast - Depending on the tour departure time
  • Tea, coffee and filter water plus nibbles available during the day
  • Bottled water, soft drinks and alcohol available to purchase
  • Hot shower
  • Swimming included, non swimmers can choose to enter the tender boat with the skipper to get a closer look at the sealions
What’s Not Included
  • Transfers from accommodation
  • GoPro Hire
  • Souvenirs and alcohol available for purchase on-board

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Please arrive at our office 30 min prior to departure (3/10 South Quay Boulevard, Port Lincoln SA 5606).

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Tours operate during October to May
• Limited weekly departures - committed to minimising the impact to Sealion colonies with not visiting a site more than 4 times per week
• There is a transfer service from most accommodation places in Port Lincoln for $10 per person return
• Free car parking available on our vacant block in front of our office located at 3/10 South Quay Boulevard. Please do not park in The Marina Hotel car park
• All children under the age of 16 require adult supervision at all times
• Children under the age of 8 are only allowed to enter the water at the skippers discretion on the day
• If children are in the water, their supervising adult must also be in the water at all times
• If the child or the adult exit the water, the adult or the child will also be required to do so
• Any guest under the age of 18 needs to have their waiver form signed by a parent or guardian

From US$ 142.09 per person

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Calypso Star Charters

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