Moonraker Dolphin Swims
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Whether you choose to swim with the seals and dolphins or just observe them from the comfort of the boat, you will never forget this amazing experience.
Hours: daily from 9:00am to 7:00pm
Our cruises commence with an introductory on-board snorkel demonstration, after which we travel out into the sheltered shallows of Port Phillip Bay viewing the pristine coast line and huge cliff top houses. We then head off to Chinaman's Hat where you can put your newfound skills into actiSwimming with Dolphins with Moonrakeron, this local spot is where the ever curious Australian fur seals are waiting to share their underwater world with you. You will get to swim with the seals for approximately 25 minutes, our friendly guides are always close by to lend a hand or offer you some further advice if needed. Before departing from the fur seals, our guides will give you the opportunity to take some close up photos of these beautiful seals, whilst providing you with some interesting facts on these wonderful animals.
From Chinaman's Hat, we cruise over to Popes Eye whilst enjoying a warm cup of tea from our friendly crew in the cafe, we arrive at Popes Eye Marine Park for a look at the Australasian Gannets and a snorkel around Victoria's oldest marine park to view the array of friendly colorful fish.
From here on, we cruise magnificent Port Phillip Bay in search of the inspiring bottlenose dolphins that we call our friends. When the dolphins are located, it's on with your mask and snorkel and you enter the water, swimming into their domain.
You will swim with the dolphins in small groups taking it in turns to experience this truly awesome experience - and one you will never forget!
On our way back to Sorrento, you can enjoy morning of afternoon tea, take a hot shower or just sit back and enjoy the sunshine, and crystal waters of our beautiful bay.
cancellations must be made 48 hours before departures or 50% of the tour fee will be charged. Guests that do not turn up on the date of travel will be charged 100% of the tour fees. Please also note that cruises are weather dependent and passengers will be notified as early as possible Our guests have been enjoying our 94% success rate of swimming with the dolphins it must be appreciated that there are no guarantees or refunds as they are wild animals.
Moonraker Dolphin Swims is located in Sorrento, at the tip of the Mornington Peninsula.
Melways Reference: 157 C6
Region: Bays & Peninsulas
Distance/Direction from City: 90km South
Travel time by road: 90 minutes
Access to public transport: Yes
Courtesy pickup available: Yes
Moonraker Dolphin Swims now offer daily Hotel pickups!