Our Location

Sea World Whale Watch is located at the Sea World Cruise Terminal in the carpark outside Sea World on Australia’s beautiful Gold Coast – a one hour drive from Brisbane, Queensland. Entry to Sea World is not required.

The Gold Coast is a special place with magical white sandy beaches and pristine waterways. This rich marine environment attracts an extraordinary abundance of marine life, the most famous being the Humpback Whale.

Arriving by Car

  • From Surfers Paradise, drive along the Gold Coast Highway north and follow the signs.
  • From Southport, cross the Southport Bridge, turn left and follow the signs.
  • From the Pacific Motorway, take the Smith Street exit and follow the signs.

Free Parking

  • There are plenty of free car parking spaces available at Sea World’s front entrance.
  • Reserved parking is also available for disabled guests adjacent to the main gate.

By Taxi

  • Gold Coast Cabs    131 008

By Bus


Gold Coast
  • Surfside Buslines – Translink    131 230

Brisbane
  • Coachtrans    07 3358 9700

Sunshine Coast
  • Suncoast Pacific Coaches    13 14 99

Toowoomba
  • McCafferty’s Express Coaches    13 14 99

By Train

Translink can provide details on train services from Brisbane to the Gold Coast and bus services from the Gold Coast train station to Sea World. For information call 131 230 or visit www.translink.com.au

By Helicopter

There is a helipad outside the Sea World Cruise Terminal. To arrive for your Sea World Whale Watch tour in style contact Sea World Helicopters on 07 5588 2224

Where do the tours go?


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