Fees based on each trip: up to 4 persons.
WATER-TAXI destinations and fees:
Lakes Entrance to Ocean Entrance, Kalimna Jetty, North Arm Jetties, Barrier Landing, Rigby Island, West Entrance or Fraser Island (Guests only) Retreat. $40 per trip each way.
Lakes Entrance to Wyanga Winery Jetty. $50 per trip each way.
Lakes Entrance to Nungurner Jetty. $60 per trip each way.
Lakes Entrance to Metung Jetty/Hotel. $80 per trip each way.
Night service: Extra $10 per trip if operating after sunset.
Discount for multiple trips on same day. Subject to suitable weather and availability....
PRIVATE CHARTER: (within 15km of Lakes Entrance). For up to 4 passengers.
$80 per operating hour, $30 per standby hour. Subject to suitable weather.
Also available at Lake Tyers, Nowa Nowa, Boole Poole and major rivers..
Price On Application (Departure point, time of day, total time....)
SEA-SAFARI wildlife eco-tours:
Guided Wildlife (Boat and Walking) Eco-Tours, known as Sea-Safaris are available on the Gippsland Lakes and Lake Tyers. These unique tours for up to 4 persons are designed for the interests of the group. The departure time, points of interest and length of tour are to suit the group.....
Our most popular Sea-Safari focusses on the 4 islands between Lakes Entrance and Metung. Rigby, Fraser, Flanningan and Pelican Islands each has a unique history and a wide range of wildlife. A stop at Metung for coffee is an option....
Seals and dolphins are occassionally seen.....
Binoculars and bird guide books on-board.
Minimum age for remote Sea-Safaris is 10 years old.
$80 per hour per group of 4.
Subject to suitable weather and availability...
The Gippsland Lakes attracts a wide range of wildlife including.... Burranun Dolphins, Australia (Long-nosed) Fur Seals, Hog Deer, Kangaroos, Wallabies, Wombats, Pelicans, King-fishers, Spoon-bills, Sea-Eagles, Egrets, Herons, Cormorants, Lapwings, Terns (Caspian, Crested, Fairy & Little), Coots, Ducks, Grebe, Hooded Plovers and others.....
We conform to all Government regulations for viewing of wildlife. We are a Licensed Tour Operator (Parks Victoria DELWP) and active members of Wildlife Tourism Australia and Birdlife Australia.
Booking & Fees:
Pay on board: Cash only: No credit card facilities on board.
Please book ahead via SMS 0458511438.
Departs Post Office Jetty or as required.
Owner/Operator, Commercial Coxswain, acreditted Eco-Guide (Eco-Tourism Australia), Licensed Tour Operator - DELWP Parks Victoria, former National Park Ranger (land and marine), qualified Tour Guide, qualified Cartographer, member of Birdlife Australia, member of Wildlife Tourism Australia.
Lakes-Explorer 5: MSV 13017
2016 Polycraft built to commercial standard. AMSA Survey 2E. 5 metre. 4 passengers. Mercury 90 Sea-Pro (2016). Cruise at 40kph (20knots). Some weather protection. Stormy-Sea/Marlin weatherproof PFDs supplied. No toilet on-board however public toilets are often near jetties. Mooring at Post Office Jetty. Also trailerable to various locations.