Family Dolphin Watching Cruise | Shoalhaven

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Do you see any dolphins? Come along and share in a fun and unique outdoor adventure with your family, cruising the bay looking for dolphins. The bay has approximately 100-120 resident Bottle Nose Dolphins who live inside the bay all year round. The average sighting rate for dolphins is 99 per cent. You are likely to see a whole variety of wildlife, as well as the friendly dolphins, gliding through the bright blue waters. Have your camera ready to snap some photos of the marine life as well as the glorious shoreline of the bay, which offers a stunning backdrop with towering sea cliffs and caves. The cruise boat operators mission is to educate visitors, helping them to discover the natural wonders of the Bay Marine Park, whilst enhancing the protection of the bays’ marine inhabitants.

Not only can you enjoy being in nature and learning about your local area, this activity is a great way to develop bonds in your own family, and connect and socialise with other local first responder families. Developing close relationships with your family, plus broadening your social networks and range of relationships with others in the wider community, is important for your wellbeing.

This free activity is for first responder families, find out Who We Support. Children can be registered with a family and must be supervised throughout the activity. You will need to bring: Spray jacket, Sunglasses, Hat, Camera, Warm clothes – it is always cooler on the water; make sure you rug up to stay warm.

Fortem is currently monitoring COVID guidelines closely and may reschedule this event and notify participants accordingly.

This is a small group activity with limited places available, so please submit your interest to attend this activity using the form below. Note, registration is not complete until you receive a confirmation email from the Fortem activities team.


Mar 06 2021


11:00 am - 1:00 pm


No Cost




Fortem Australia Activities Team