Frequently Asked Questions
Answering Your Queries
Where Is Jurien Bay?
Where Do We Meet?
The boat will be parked up at the floating pontoon behind the information bay. Please be at the Harbour 10 minutes prior to departure of the trip.
What Do I Need To Bring On My Safari?
Although it varies on each safari its generally a good idea to bring:
- Swimwear & towel (for the snorkelers)
- Camera or GoPro
- Hat & sunglasses (we provide sunscreen)
- Warm jacket / jumper (it can get cold out on the water or after a swim)
- You are welcome to bring along your own wetsuits or snorkel / fishing equipment, please let us know beforehand so we can organise space on deck
Is Food Supplied?
Please pack your own lunch for a Fishing Charter.
Can I Hire A Camera?
What Is The Minimum Number Of People?
A Private Fishing Charter can go ahead with 1 Person.
What Is The Maximum Number Of People?
Can Babies Attend The Safaris?
How Many Trips Do You Do Per Day?
Fishing Charters can only be booked once per day, if the weather permits we are available to do a sea lion tour afterwards. All Charters are subject to weather conditions.
How Deep Is The Water At The Snorkel Spots?
What Is The Water Temperature?
Do I Have To Book In Advance?
Do You Require A Deposit?
Can I Purchase A Tour As A Gift?
What Are Your Booking Conditions?
- Turquoise Safaris reserves the right to alter or cancel safaris at any time
- Safety is our utmost concern but your responsibility
- A medium level of fitness is required
- When booking please inform us of any injuries or medical conditions
- Any Safaris cancelled by us due to unforeseen circumstances will either be rescheduled or fully refunded
- A Cancellation Fee of 50% of the full price applies to cancellations received less than 7 days before departure of the trip
- No Refund in case of no show
- Don’t hesitate to contact us for more info
This was an incredible, once-in-a-lifetime experience that I would recommend to everyone. Kane is an amazing host and this tour is great value for money!
There was only our family of 5 on the trip. We snorkelled at the underwater pinnacles first which were amazing. Then we swam with the sea lions. We had heaps of them swimming around and playing with us. An amazing experience. Kane pulled up his...More
We booked 2 fishing charters (a Sat & Sunday) with Turquoise Safaris after a recommendation from a friend - what a great adventure ! The boat is perfect for 4-5 fishermen, plenty of fishing room, comfortable & fast. Kane is a good bloke & a...More
Kate was a very accommodating host, pretty intimate setup which in my opinion makes for a very efficient trip! Sister and I were the only snorkellers in the group so we had the sealions to ourselves (it was pretty cold tho)! Will definitely do again...More
What a great day out . Kane was a great skipper and we saw heaps of wildlife . Dolphins octopus big fish and real happy to see you Seals .Take a hat or Beeny and jacket in cooler months . I took coffee but a...More
Awesome experience that we will always remember, and Kane was a great tour guide who went above and beyond! Highly recommended!
It was an absolute great experience, one of the best things I’ve done. Well Worth the price. Would definitely do it again 👍🏻
Best 3 hrs spent during our visit to Jurien Bay. Kane, the Tour Guide, was friendly, fun and very knowledgeable. We snorkelled even though it was bloody freezing and it was worth every shiver and the blue lips!! The sea lions are the cutest and...More
This was the main reason we came to Jurien Bay and it didn’t disappoint. Kane was great and full of info. We had two kids (8 and 6) and it was really safe and fun for them. The sea lions came right up and were...More
An unforgettable experience in WA. Worth a Stop at Jurien Bay. Kane is such a nice guide and makes everything possible to show you as much as possible
We booked a tour in July 2018. As in July the weather is uncertain, Kane gave us the chance to pick a day on short notice. We were the only guests (family of four) and Kane´s Dad was our guide. He told us, that there...More
Amazing tour with a very nice and friendly tour guide! I recommend it to everybody! You get to see octopus, maybe dolphins and most important thing, you can swim with sealions which are so curious and will play with you In the water! On of...More
Excellent experience! With an awesome and friendly tour guide. The sealions were very cute and some interesting facts and information about the oceans of Jurien Bay were learnt. Great value for money!
Wow what an experience, I have done many tours all over the place, but this one has to be the best hands down. Got up close and personal with a Octopus 🐙 and then had a great time interacting with the local SeaLions. These animals...More
After 5 weeks in Western Australia, I ended my stay in Jurien Bay with a trip with Turquoise Safaris to see and swim with Sea lions and it was a fantastic experience! The manager, Kane, is a great guy and very knowledgeable about marine life....More
If you're considering a trip out to see the sea lions in Jurien Bay then Kane from Turquoise Safaris should be your choice for a guide. His tour is just amazing, we ended up having the best sea lion interaction you could hope for. We...More
Well I've been out on two charters with Kane over the past two years and really look forward to doing so again. As such - out of pure selfishness - I'm a bit reluctant to give Kane the double thumbs up in the fear that...More
Went out with Kane and had a great time he has a wealth of knowledge, we were nervous at first because it was quite chilly. But he calmed our fears and we had a great time with these inquisitive creatures.
My partner had been doing fishing charters with Turquoise Safaris for years and they have always been some of his best memories, we went together a while ago and had an awesome day! Caught some beautiful fish and got to take some Crays home! Awesome...More
What a great morning with a professional yet relaxed company with a local feel. Kane was awesome and very knowledgeable. Snorkling and interacting with the sea lions was the highlight of our trip so far. Thanks so much!
Amazing experience interacting with the wild sea lions! The number of people in our tour group on that day was just five, and the small group made it really enjoyable. Kane the tour operator is super cool too, he's so casual and so knowledgeable. Will...More
We did the sea lion snorkel and it was amazing! The sea lions were playful and curious, and we could interact with them in the crystal clear water. Kane is an amazing tour operator, he even stopped to show us an octopus and gave a...More