The Dolphin Discovery Centre, located on Koombana Drive, offers a unique Australian dolphin experience. The centre includes a discovery room, theatre and a shallow water interaction zone. Boat and swim tours (November to April) are also run from this location.
- Bunbury has a resident population of around 100 bottlenose dolphins
- As many as 17 calves are born each year
- Adult dolphins weigh between 150 and 200kg and are between 2 and 3 metres in length
Other ‘must try’ water experiences in Bunbury include beach fishing or kayaking, boat cruises, scooping for blue manna crabs in the Estuary, a stroll along the Collie River or the boardwalks through the Big Swamp Reserve.