Cat Balou Cruises – Whale Watching and Bay Cruises


Experience nature at its best when you take a cruise aboard the multi award winning vessel, Cat Balou at Eden, voted the number 1 Whale Watching destination in Australia in 2014!

Known for their outstanding Whale Watching trips, Cat Balou Cruises also offers Bay and Wilderness Coast cruises.

Owner operators  since 1987,  they are the longest running whale watching operators and offer daily whale watching cruises from mid September until late November with a 99% success rate of seeing whales.

It is mainly Humpback whales seen on their southern migration but there is also a chance of seeing other species of whales along with dolphins, seals and a variety of seabirds. Cat Balou has a hydrophone onboard to enable passengers to listen to whales singing. Throughout the year Cat Balou also offer a Twofold Bay Cruise which highlights the history, industries and natural beauty of this whaling port plus a good chance of seeing dolphins & seals.

Cat Balou is a 15mt catamaran with optimum viewing and inside seating for all passengers in case of inclement weather. A live informative commentary is given on all cruises.

The South Coast Tourism Awards inducted Cat Balou Cruises into their Hall of Fame in 2013 as well as awarding them the Ecotourism Winner. Trip Advisor has also acknowledged them with their Certificate of Excellence in 2013 and 2014.

All cruises depart from Eden which has direct ocean access with no sand bar crossings.

Bookings are essential.

Address: Snug Cove Eden NSW 2551
Phone: 0427 962 027
Mobile: 0427 260 489
Email: [email protected]