Mooloolaba Boat Tours | #1 Whale Watching Experience Sunshine Coast

Mooloolaba Whale Watching Experience (2HR)


Taking only 20 passengers Coastal Express offer the only Whale Watching experience above and below the water.

Our underwater HD cameras live stream all of the underwater action right to your seat while brand-new hydrophone lets you to hear the whales sing as they play, making it a fully immersive experience unlike any other!

Built to the same design as offshore rescue vessels, Coastal Express’ powerful engines, rigid hull design and high back seats provide safety, speed and comfort. We get you to the open ocean quickly and provide an up-close whale watching experience that you’ll never forget.

Our knowledgeable skippers will provide you with entertaining and informative commentary whilst you witness breath-taking breaches, loud tail slaps, spy hops and penduncle throws performed by the majestic creatures!

It doesn’t get any better than this.


  • State-of-the-art HD underwater cameras live streaming the whales as they play
  • State-of-the-art underwater hydrophone lets you listen to the whales sing
  • The best of the action above and below the water
  • Up close and personal without the crowds
  • Less travel time, more whale time
  • Informative and entertaining commentary
  • Uninterrupted views from every seat


  • Our Coastal Express Whale Watching Experience departs daily, June to November from The Wharf Mooloolaba, 123 Parkyn Parade, Mooloolaba, QLD, 4557
  • Please arrive a minimum 15 minutes prior to departure


  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Binoculars
  • Warm jacket in winter
  • To ensure your valuables are kept dry, you can leave any valuable items in secure storage at our office.


  • Spray jacket
  • Spray glasses
  • An unforgettable experience


  • Passengers must be 5 years or older
  • A reasonable level of movement and agility
  • All passengers must complete a participation waiver for each guest prior to travelling which can be accessed here.