COVID-19 Information


We have a COVID-19 Safety Plan and are committed to keeping you safe.

As a responsible tour operator, Whale Watching Sydney has taken a number of additional measures to keep our cruises as safe and as enjoyable as possible for our guests.

We remind you that should you travel with Whale Watching Sydney you must comply with all public health orders. Please be aware that advice relating to travel may change with limited notice. For the most current and accurate information please visit:

COVID-19 Response

Additional Measures


Passengers aged 16 and over need to prove that they have had two doses of an approved vaccine or provide sufficient evidence of a genuine medical exemption.

This will be checked before passengers are allowed to board the boat.

Face Masks

Face masks may be mandatory onboard our cruises. Please bring your own or a free face mask will be provided.

Social Distancing

It is critical that crew and passengers practice effective physical distancing, keeping 2 arm’s length between each group.

Contact Tracing

To help with COVID-19 contact tracing requirements, passengers must check in with the Service NSW app.

Limited Numbers

We are limiting passenger numbers on each cruise to comply with current health orders.

Contactless Boarding

Boarding and briefing before departure will be conducted contactless and social distancing while queuing must be maintained.

COVID Safe Crew

Please follow all instructions of our staff and boat crew. They are there to keep you safe and ensure you have the best experience possible.

Additional Hygiene

hand sanitizer is made available to all passengers onboard our vessels.

Additional Cleaning

All high-touch surfaces will be disinfected before and after each cruise.