Project Description

Our Marine Park is home to some incredible creatures, and we always meet a few of them on our Discovery tours.



3.5hr Marine Discovery Cruise
Departs daily late November until late March
from D’Albora Marina, Nelson Bay

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Let us introduce you to a rich and ever-changing underwater world. Enjoy a leisurely cruise onboard Imagine through the Bay, stop and visit our Bottlenose Dolphins, then head out to an offshore island. In the sheltered lea of Cabbage Tree or Fingal Island, you’ll find an amazing and diverse range of marine life and vegetation – fish, sea urchins, soft corals, and rays, all waiting to be discovered! On our return, we’ll hoist our sails, while you relax and take in some of the most scenic landscape along the NSW coast.

• Qualified Dive-Master/Snorkel Guide
• Hire of snorkel, fins & mask included
• Complimentary Tea/Coffee/water
• Sailing when conditions permit
• Comfortable downstairs cabin
• Licensed bar
• Snack food available
• Clean restrooms

*all cruises subject to sea conditions
*minimum numbers apply

Prices: Adults $75, Children $37 (2-16 years)
Special Rates: Family $185 (2 adult + 2 children)
Concession $65 (student, pension)



3hr Broughton Island Swim
Departs 10:00am daily from D’Albora Marina, Nelson Bay
(November – May)

The Common Dolphins are fun, curious and interactive. We’ll be keeping our eyes out for them as we head towards Broughton Island onboard ENVISION.

We’ll enjoy a scenic cruise before anchoring at picturesque Providence Beach or Esmeralda Cove for a swim or snorkel in the clear and protected waters.

With a maximum of 15 guests, your experience will be relaxed, personalised and crowd free!

• Qualified Dive Master/Snorkel Guide
• Use of mask, fins & snorkel included
• Complimentary water
• Informative commentary
• Friendly & knowledgeable crew
• 360° viewing

*all cruises subject to sea conditions
*minimum numbers apply

Prices: Adults $89, Children $55 (2-16 years)

Basic swim competency is required of all guests entering the water during these activities.