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Top 20: Australia's best whale-watching locations, state by state

Akash Arora
Updated June 13 2024 - 10:06am, first published June 9 2024 - 8:00am

Every year towards the tail end of southern summer, thousands of humpback whales, southern right whales, blue whales and orcas embark on the world's longest mammal migration. They swim from the frigid waters of Antarctica to the warm swells about 5000 kilometres north.

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Akash Arora

Akash Arora

Deputy Editor, Explore

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