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Logan's Beach

East of the city of Warrnambool, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 5559 4600
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Great spot

A really nice, low impact way of watching the whales. After reaching the boardwalk, we saw our... read more

Reviewed yesterday
mugent
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Melbourne, Australia
Southern Right Whale viewing

Lucky to see whales each of our 5 day visit - 11 on day one. It has been fascinating to see the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
HClappison
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Melbourne, Australia
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Logan's Beach is best known as the Whale Viewing Platform that oversees the Southern Right Whale nursery area.Southern Right Whales return to Warrnambool each year between July and October (seasons vary depending upon whale numbers) to give birth to their calves and then training them for the long journey south to Antartica.Whale sightings updates are maintained on visitwarrnamboolOr facebook - Great Ocean Road Whales
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East of the city of Warrnambool, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

A really nice, low impact way of watching the whales. After reaching the boardwalk, we saw our first whale within 30 seconds, and then consistently for nearly 2 hours. Would recommend bring binoculars, sometimes the whales are quite far out, but other times within 100m...More

Thank mugent
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lucky to see whales each of our 5 day visit - 11 on day one. It has been fascinating to see the adults and calves at Logan's Beach. They are absolutely huge, but graceful.

Thank HClappison
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great spot to just about see whales guaranteed in winter. Great board walk. Would be great to have some more shelter against wind and rain though.

Thank Maaikeaussie
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Glorious sunshine despite the cold as we stood to watch several whales at play. Bring your binoculars for better viewing.

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A lovely location set up for visitors to view the whales. Great public service. Lots of parking, and plenty deck space for everyone

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is the second time to Warrnambool for whale watching and this time we got lucky. A great experience and very well set up for visitors; it's almost like the whales play to the crowd. Will be going back again

Thank MaggieMay3900
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Logan's Beach Whale Watching Platform during a trip to Port Fairy. It was the whale season and the place was quite crowded and parking spots were scarce. The platform does provide uninterrupted views of the Southern Ocean but you need to count your...More

Thank Anan2012
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were very lucky to see many whales this morning. The slight drizzle of rain created a magical rainbow in the background. The whale viewing platform were very nice and modern catering well for many tourists. There was even a ranger guide helping tourists on...More

Thank lvan888
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bring the binoculars and enjoy the views, chat to the locals and spy the great southern right whales. Plenty to view at the moment - mother's and calves. Giants of the ocean. Take your beanie, scarf and gloves and enjoy the wait and spectacle of...More

Thank Rachael F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have never watched whales before. This place in my opinion is a must see spot. It's free and not too far away from main highway. Most importantly not being interrupted by a big crowd of tourists from endless coaches. Don't miss this part next...More

Thank MechWoo
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Blogspot1234
9 March 2016|
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Response from Aussie2406 | Reviewed this property |
Each year, roughly between late May and early October, Southern Right Whales return to their nursery at Logan's Beach to give birth and raise their calves. This is an extract from the visit warnambool web site.
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LeeM1959
29 February 2016|
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Response from lisaF2301QB | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes we have had our dog on Logans Beach off lead, but had the lead with us in case we felt we should put him on it if young children are around, we might know our dog is friendly but kids don't and get scared. Most... More
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Diana L
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
Glad you had agood experience. I also visited today and saw one adult whale. Put your experience down to good Karma. I have also had 2 exceptional experiences while in the USA where people went out of their way to help... More
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