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Hours: Departure times: As required based on demand, suitable weather and wildlife viewing opporunities.

WATER-TAXI or 1 hour OCEAN ENTRANCE Sea-Safari trips:

3adults or 2 adults and up to 2 children under 10 years old of same family or household. WATER-TAXI capacity up to 3 adults (if known to each other). No enclosed seating. Sanitised clean between each trip. Payment either cash, SQUARE or Bank Transfer.

Lakes-Explorer Water-Taxi service operates on calm waterways around Lakes Entrance, Metung and major rivers.

Lakes-Explorer focusses on taking travellers to remote and unique places to view marine life and bird life that larger tour boats are unable to visit....

Departure times are based on demand, weather and wildlife viewing opportunities...

WATER-TAXI: Lakes Entrance - Ocean Entrance: $20 per trip ($10 per person: min 2 persons: max. 3 adults).

Lakes Entrance - Barrier landing, Rigby Island, Kalimna: $30-35 per trip each way.

Fraser Island Retreat (Guests only): $30-35 per trip each way. Lakes Entrance - Metung: $60-70 per trip each way.

SEA-SAFARI (Eco-Tours):

Ocean Entrance Sea-Safari: 1 hour: $50 per trip @$25 per person (Min. 2 persons; Max. 3 adults).

Tours and Taxi only run if weather conditions are suitable. No on-board toilet however public toilets are near jetties.

All tours and trips are run by Skipper Pete, who is a Coxswain, an accredited Eco-Guide (Eco-Tourism Australia), Licensed Tour Operator (DELWP Parks Victoria), qualified Tour Guide, former National Park Ranger, member of Birdlife Australia and member of Wildlife Tourism Australia. Booking via SMS 04585 11438.



We only carry up to 3- 4 adults/persons. We undertake sanitising between trips; no enclosed seating; payment either cash, SQUARE or bank transfer.

Skipper Pete operates a water-taxi service and educational wildlife eco-tours (Sea-Safari) around Lakes Entrance, Lake Tyers and local major rivers. Skipper Pete is an acreditted Eco-Guide (Eco-Tourism Australia), Licensed Tour Operator, former National Park Ranger (land & marine) and a qualified guide.

All water-taxi services and Eco-tours (Sea-Safari) use the quick vessel “Lakes-Explorer” for taking tours up to 3 adult passengers (plus 1 child under 10 yo) safely to remote and unique locations.

The water-taxi service is designed for bushwalkers, photographers, wildlife viewing, access to remote houses/jetties or travellers wishing to visit remote islands with in the Gippsland Lakes. Maximum 3 adults (if known to each other).

WATER-TAXI: Lakes Entrance - Ocean Entrance: $20 for 2 persons; each way.
Lakes Entrance - Barrier landing: $30-35 per trip. Each way.
Fraser Island Retreat (Guests only). $30-35 per trip each way (up to 3 passengers and luggage.
Lakes Entrance - Nungurner: $50per trip each way. Lakes Entrance - Metung: $60 per trip each way. Discount for multiple trips on the same day. Up to 3 adults if known to each other.

ECO-TOUR (Sea-Safari). $25pp. Up to 3 Adults (and 1child if one family). Special focus on local wildlife including Dolphins, Seals, Kangaroos, Hog Deer, Pelicans, Terns, Kingfishers, Hooded Plovers, Sea Eagles, Cormorants......

Pay on board. Cash, SQUARE or bank transfer. Subject to suitable weather.

For your safety: Water-Taxi services and Sea-Safaris are often to remote locations that don't have road access..... thus please come prepared.... The Skipper has the right to modify or cancel an activity.

All Sea-Safaris and Water-Taxi services are subject to suitable weather. The Skipper has the right to modify or cancell the activity. Regular COVID-19 cleaning undertaken.

287 The Esplanade, Lakes Entrance, Victoria, 3909, Australia