Whale Shark Season in Exmouth

Whale Shark Season in Exmouth

Exmouth Tours

Humpback Whales Interaction
Overnight Island Fishing Fishing Adventure (3-6days)
Sunset Humpback Whale Watching Cruise Gift Card
Kitesurfing Safari
Skippered Bare Boat Hire
Humpback Whale Watching Cruise (Day Trip)
Ningaloo Reef Double Dive Tour
Your Boat for a Day
Ningaloo Humpback Whale Swim on a Sailing Catamaran
Full Day Outer Reef/Islands Snorkel Tour
Sunset Whale Sail
Ningaloo Whale Shark Swim & Eco Tour on a Sailing Catamaran (Shoulder Season)
60 min Birds Eye View Ningaloo
30 min Gulf Classic
PADI Dive Courses
Ningaloo Whale Shark Swim on a Powerboat
90 min NorCape Explorer
Whaleshark Swim + Free SCUBA Dive
Outer Reef or Muiron Island Dive and Snorkel Tour
Swimming with Whale Sharks – March to August
Day Trip Fishing
Whale Shark Snorkelling Adventure Tour (APR-JUL)
Private Luxury Tour, Exploring the Reef at Your Own Pace
Island Adventures (6 Days)
Sunset Cruise Tour
Sunset Sail
Exclusive day fishing Charter
Ningaloo Whale Shark Swim on a Sailing Catamaran
Whale Sharks, Humpback Whales Eco Tours
GAMEX Annual Fishing Competition

As the WA state government relaxes its restrictions, whale shark cruises in Exmouth will resume for the 2024 season on March. While some restrictions, such as social distancing, remain in place, the excursions are being presented in an entertaining, instructive, and, most importantly, safe manner for you this season.

Swimming with whale sharks is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. The weather in Exmouth and the water in Ningaloo have recently been ideal, and the forecast for the Whale Shark Season is even better. Take advantage of the opportunity to snorkel among these gentle giants.

Whale Shark Tours April 2022 Exmouth
The name “whale shark” refers to the fish’s size, being as large as some species of whales, and also to its being a filter feeder like baleen whales.

Types of Amazing Whales in Western Australia

  • Whale Sharks: 

Whale Sharks are found in the waters of the Ningaloo Reef, migrating between March and August.

  • Orca Whales:

Orca Whales, also reputed as the Dinosaurs of the Deep, are sighted in the Bremer Canyon, 5 hour South East journey away from Perth from January to March.  During the next three months they can be seen feeding on the krill at the Perth Canyon.

  • Pilot Whales:  

Pilot Whales are spotted at the Bremer Canyon too during January to March. They too move towards the Perth Canyon in search of food during March to May.

  • Sperm Whales:   

The Bremer Canyon is also the feeding ground for the Sperm Whales.  They are sighted here from January to March too. From March to May the Sperm Whales can be seen at the Perth Canyon.

  • Beaked Whales:   

The Beaked Whales too can be sighted at the Bremer Canyon during the period of January to March every year.   They too can be spotted at the Perth Canyon from March to May.

  • Blue Whales:   

The endangered Blue Whales are among the many that goes to feed on krill at the Perth Canyon.  They can be spotted here during March to May.

  • Humpback Whales: 

The endangered Humpback Whales pass through Broome and Exmouth Gulf as part of their migratory journey from August to October when they can be spotted.

Whale Shark Tour Exmouth? Ningaloo’s Whale Sharks 2022
The whale shark is the largest non-cetacean animal in the world. Evidence suggests that whale sharks exhibit sexual dimorphism with regards to size, with males not growing as large as females.

Whale Shark Tours

Whale watching is the popular pastime around many locations in Western Australia.

Your options for the swim of your lifetime with the gentle giants are many.

At the beautiful Ningaloo Reef, a spotter plane looks for whale sharks and once spotted you can have many swims with the gentle whale sharks.  During their annual migration during the period from March to August, you can have this tour, for a cost from approximately US $ 220 to US $ 405.  A private whale shark swimming tour costs US $ 3677.

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