Moonshadow - TQC Cruises
Your ultimate Port Stephens cruise experience... with the regions number one cruise company! With multiple cruise departures every day, specialising in Dolphin Watching, Whale Watching, Dinner Cruises, Broughton Island Cruises, Christmas Parties, Birthday Parties, Weddings & Private Charters our friendly crew are dedicated to providing you with a comfortable and memorable cruise.
With a variety of cruises on offer by Moonshadow - TQC Cruises there is a cruise available to suit everybody. With the longest history and largest boats in Port Stephens Moonshadow TQC Cruises has operated as a family owned business for over 36 years.MOONSHADOW CRUISE TIMES:
DOLPHIN WATCH CRUISE DAILY- Various Times.
WHALE WATCH CRUISE DAILY- 10am & 1.30pm with additional 11am during weekends from May to mid November
BROUGHTON ISLAND CRUISE with bonus dolphin watch from October - April; 10am Sundays plus Tuesdays and Thursdays in School Holidays. If you are looking for a full day of cruising, snorkelling, swimming, exploring and eating, you can't go past the Broughton Island National Park Cruise.
TWILIGHT DINNER CRUISE- 7.15pm, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday nights (Saturday nights only in winter, extra cruises in the holidays). Enjoy the delicious buffet dinner with succulent seafood in this floating restaurant with the best views of the bay
COMBO TOURS- including a dolphin or whale watch cruise with a sandboarding adventure
A GREAT WHALE WATCHING SEASON IN 2015!
Moonshadow - TQC Cruises had a great 2015 whale season with whale breaches, tail lobs and surface rolls regularly seen on board the Whale Watch Cruises. Huge pods of ocean dolphins, penguins, sea birds, seals and orcas were also often been seen during the whale watch cruises.With the largest boats in the bay, Moonshadow - TQC Cruises double deck catamaran gets you to the whales quickly and safely. With two levels of outside viewing ensure you will see all of the action above the waters surface. Moonshadow - TQC Cruises whale watching vessel also features comfortable all weather inside areas.
Our office is located at Shop 3, 35 Stockton St, Nelson Bay NSW
Cruise Departure Point 1: d'Albora Marina, directly behind the Port Stephens Visitors Centre.
Departure Point 2: Nelson Bay Cruise Passenger Terminal adjacent to d'Albora Marina.
Hours: 8.00am to 5.00pm (7 days - except Christmas Day)
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Ranked #3 of 8 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Nelson Bay
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"Fun slide into boom net "
"We were at the top deck and as soon as the boat started moving out of the port, the seagulls soared alongside with us. While searching for the dolphins, the captain entertained us with his funny..." more »
"Beautiful scenery and opportunity to see wild dolphins "
"Our extended family of 4 adults and 4 kids aged 9 to 8 months enjoyed the 1.5 hour dolphin cruise. It was beautiful to see the Nelson Bay area from the water. It is just stunning. About half way..." more »
"Dolphin cruise was great!"
"The captain & crew obviously know their job cause we found dolphins & a whale straight away, the boat is large & comfortable & has snacks, beverages including a bar :-)" more »
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