Remarkable Wildlife Adventures
Mornington Peninsula VIC
Be in harmony with the ocean
Have deeper marine experiences
Protect our seas for future generations
Marine Wildlife & Reef Adventures
Great Southern Reef
WaterMaarq tours provide unforgettable snorkelling wildlife adventures along the spectacular Mornington Peninsula coastline.
Extending around Australia’s southern coastline is the Great Southern Reef, holding some of the most productive ecosystems on the planet. Featuring extensive kelp seaweed forests that support many marine species that are not found anywhere else on Earth, ornate weedy seadragons, smoothrays – the largest stingray species, vibrant sponges, amazing nudibranchs, molting spider crabs, as well as world famed rock lobster and abalone.
Join our most popular tours and discover the temperate water jewels of the Great Southern Reef chain.
Encounter Amazing Marine Wildlife
Juvenile Leatherjacket and companion Haeckel’s Jellyfish
Australian Fur Seal
Juvenile Seahorses, Pipefish and Leatherjackets
EXPERIENCE AN UNFORGETTABLE JOURNEY WITH VICTORIA’S FREEDIVING PIONEERS
Snorkel and freediving Australia innovator Marlon Quinn wants to share with you the finest marine experiences. Our small group boat tours highlight spectacular scenery, wildlife and underwater features and marine life that you can’t find anywhere else on Earth.
Stay above the water and join our sightsee cruise on the Dolphin and Seals Wildlife RIB Boat Ecotour. No matter your swimming level, everyone is mesmerised on a bay snorkelling excursion during an amazing Seals & Dolphins Great Southern Reef snorkel tour or Seadragons and Seals swim tour. Certified freedivers will find new underwater secrets during a Bay Freediving Adventure. Interstate and overseas freediving escapes take in the magical sinkholes of the Limestone Coast or the blue waters under 180 million year old cliffs of Tasmania’s Tasman Peninsula. For the ultimate freedive reward, international Solomon Islands Escapes offer untouched beauty and incredible diversity!
Not certified as a freediver? WaterMaarq has PADI Freediver certification courses for everyone…begin now!
Our RIB Boat Tours depart from Sorrento VIC.
Our freediving courses are available in Melbourne VIC.