Christmas Special image of Cheynes VI whaling ship

Step aboard the old Cheynes IV for a night like no other. Joining our past whaler tour guide, you will discover their personal stories from the chasers’ historic past while exploring parts of the ship in a thrilling twilight experience.

Included after your 50-minute tour through the Cheynes IV ship is a delicious 2-course Christmas dinner at Whalers Galley Café.

Spaces are limited, so BOOK your Night Watch Experience – Festive Special today! 

The Night Watch Experience – Festive Special commences at 6pm, please arrive onsite by 5.45pm.

The Night Watch Experience – Festive Special

  • Adult – $70
  • Concession – $65 (Seniors, pensioners, students)

The Night Watch Experience is not suitable for children under the age of 8 years.

Café 2-course dinner options are as follows and must be selected at time of booking:


Choice of:

  • Roast stuffed turkey roll with potato bake, cranberry salad and buttered toasted dinner rolls. 
  • English Roast beef with potato bake, pumpkin, steamed greens, Yorkshire puddings and horseradish crème.
  • Local Queen Snapper beer battered with chips, garden salad and salsa. 
  • Italian Veg, Spinach and ricotta Lasagna with chips and garden salad. (Veg & GF)


Choice of:

  • Eaton mess with meringue, berries, passionfruit crème and mango coulis.
  • Golden syrup dumplings with vanilla bean custard and ice cream.
  • Lemon pudding with house made white choc & pistachio ice cream, toasted coconut.

Café dinner options available are set options, additional food and drinks are to be purchased at the participant’s own expense and could incur a delayed service. 

Please note:

  • The tour is not suitable for children under the age of 8 years, any children under 8 years of age will not be permitted to join the tour. 
  • The tour will go ahead rain or shine, please dress accordingly and wear closed-in flat footwear.
  • The tour requires participants to use stairs and steep ladders, and a good level of mobility is essential. 
  • As the tour will operate in a low light setting, each participant will be provided a head lamp for the duration of the tour. These have three light settings including flashing.

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