Whales & Dolphins
With waterways this beautiful, it’s no wonder that
Moreton Island is the aquatic playground of choice for the
spectacular Humpback Whales
and Bottlenose Dolphins and an absolute must-see
for nature lovers.
A stunning expanse of sheltered blue waters, Moreton Bay
is a world-renowned marine sanctuary brimming with breath-taking
wildlife including dugongs, dolphins, whales, turtles and
an array of other marine and bird life.
Meet our Dolphin Family
Wander down the beach each night to watch the
resort’s regular dolphin family return to the jetty
where they are hand fed by the resort’s Marine biologists
and guests. The experience is indescribable as you get close
enough to see the intelligence and beauty of this amazing
Want more? Learn about the local ecosystem and
dolphin care program at the resort’s information-rich
marine education centre or take an eco-tour where you can
cruise the island’s pristine waters spotting dolphins,
dugongs, turtles, stingrays and more!
Experience Whales on their Migratory Travels
Experience the thrill of seeing Humpbacks and
other whales in their natural habitat, just off the coast
With Moreton Island’s centralised location
to the whales’ migration path, Tangalooma provides an
unparalleled venue for whale spotting and you can be assured
an encounter with these truly awesome creatures is an experience
that will not be easily forgotten.
See the Humpback’s spectacular breaching
and tail slaps as the whales migrate to warmer tropical waters,
and don’t forget to keep your eyes peeled for the region’s
other marine friend’s the dolphins, turtles and dugongs,
that also habitat the water.
Whether you want to take in a Whale Watching
Bus Safari and view these incredible creatures from the Hills
of Moreton Island or step aboard a whale watching cruise,
Villas at Tangalooma offers easy access to all these tours.
Simply stroll down to the resorts activities desk and the
friendly staff will be able to offer you all the information