Our Crew

Whale Watch vessels are crewed by a friendly team of Captains and Tour Hosts experienced in interacting with the local Marine Wildlife off the Kaikoura Coast covering Whales, Dolphins, Seals and Seabirds.

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Our team are very experienced operating commercial passenger vessels off the Kaikōura coast, hold expert knowledge on the local area, sea and weather conditions and are fully trained in all aspects of safety.

Whale Watch Captains constantly monitor the sea and weather conditions and respond professionally to any changes. This may mean a tour is cancelled or additional safety restrictions placed on a tour.

Passenger comfort and safety is always our number one priority.

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50% OFF Winter Whale Sale T's & C's

  • PARTIAL REFUNDS DO NOT APPLY - In the event of a partial refund the recipient may exchange the remaining value within the Whale Watch Gift Shop or towards the purchase of another Whale Watch Tour. This applies to both combo's & direct 50% off tickets (1st May-30th September).


  • The tour time you have booked for is when check-in begins and is not when the tour departs, for that reason, there is no need for you to arrive at our office any earlier than at your tour time to check-in.
  • For further information on our tour, please visit FIND OUT MORE