Wild Dolphin Swim

Swim with wild oceanic dolphins in Port Stephens!

Dolphin Watch

Watch wild off-shore dolphins in their natural environment

Things You Need To Know

Some general information and handy tips for your tour!

Our Marine Park

Not an enclosed area but a vibrant marine highway

Wild Dolphin Swim

Snorkel with oceanic dolphins off the coast of beautiful Port Stephens! The dolphins are completely wild and free and each swim is dependent upon them choosing to be near our in-water guests!

Are you looking for an unforgettable, bucket list adventure?

Our wild dolphin swim tours offer the thrill of a lifetime! Come and see the dolphins on their terms and move along with them in the water - it's just like being a part of the pod! An exciting snorkelling experience where you attach to a line and then just hold on for the ride!

Only a 2.5 hour drive north of Sydney

Dolphin Swim Australia offers the only permitted wild dolphin swim in NSW and the first swim of its kind in the world! Tours operate out of Port Stephens - the dolphin capital of Australia - which is a little touch of Paradise on the East Coast of Australia. With 26 beaches and only 2.5 hours north of Sydney, it is the perfect location for a recovery weekend!

There is a large range of accommodation options, as well as plenty of other activities to enjoy while you are in the area. Visit www.portstephens.org.au for everything you need to know when planning your visit!

What We Offer

Wild Dolphin Swim

Are you looking for the best dolphin swim in Australia? We offer the closest swim with dolphins experience to Sydney, New South Wales, here in Port Stephens - the dolphin capital of Australia! Join us on the East Coast of Australia for this bucket list experience and see why so many of our customers say it’s the best thing they’ve ever done! Come and #JoinThePod!

Dolphin Watch

Want to know where you can experience the best dolphin watch in NSW, Australia? Join us in stunning Port Stephens – the dolphin capital of Australia – for this unique experience! Our amazing dolphin watch option brings you as close to the dolphins as possible without getting wet! Stay dry and be thrilled while watching dolphins swim with humans in the wild!

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What Our Customers Say

  •   Such an awesome experience. The dolphins come right up to you approximately 5m away in front of the boat and under you. Close enough you can hear them 🙂 ... read more

    Chris L

      an amazing experience, the whole crew was so lovely and informative! had an awesome time swimming with the pod!


      The experience is exhilarating and unforgettable. My daughter, 23, was reduced to tears . Overcome with emotion to have joined the pod if only for a brief while.

  •   We have always dreamed of swimming with dolphins and this activity gives you the opportunity to do so. The team are very professional and the infomration provided on the... read more

    Gabrielle D

      My daughter and I travelled to Port Stephens for a few days R&R after she completed her HSC earlier this year. We were looking for a special experience to have... read more


      This was without a doubt one of the best experiences we have ever had! We have skydived and Bungy jumped and this was up there with those bucket list items.... read more

  •   I am so glad I chose to join the Dolphin Swim trip. Whilst I wasn't able to join the swim due to an injury, the team went out of... read more


      I had a great swim with Wild Dolphins today! Watching them play and frolic like never before. Dolphins look straight at you and you at them. 🙂


      As I'm very picky with where we do what, which implies extensive research but also elements of trial and arrow. Dolphin Swim Australia proved to be an excellent experience. The... read more


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