Minkes, Cassowaries & Platypus
Discover the beauty of the ocean’s most inquisitive creatures... look directly into a whale’s eye, an encounter that moves many to tears and leaves none unchanged.
The famous Rumney family pioneered Minke Whale swims with scientists. What we now know about these inquisitive animals is a result of passengers supporting this unique science-tourism partnership. It’s among the top wildlife encounters in the world, suits almost any age and you don’t need to dive. Back on land, you’ll relax at the very spot that inspired acclaimed author Margaret Atwood’s novel ’Oryx and Crake’. Enjoy the hospitality at a world famous rainforest lodge where Cassowaries and birds of paradise make their home and experience the Atherton Tablelands exquisite wildlife with expert guides.