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At 3 Islands our goal is to provide the highest levels of customer service and to give you the most opportunity we can to swim with whale sharks. After all, that is why you are here.

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A single ivory tusk on a black background, exhibiting a smooth, curved form with a pointed tip.
23 October 2023

The Dark History of Whaling in Western Australia

In the pristine waters of Western Australia, a dark yet transformative chapter unfolded, leaving indelible marks on both the marine biodiversity and the societal landscape of the region. From Albany to Exmouth, the whaling industry was a tale of boom that cast a stark shadow over the serene coastal regions, including Norwegian Bay.

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Aerial view of a coastal landscape showing a vivid contrast between the turquoise sea, white sandy beach, and arid land.
29 September 2023

What Marine Species will I see at the Ningaloo Reef?

Nestled near the town of Exmouth on the Cape Range Peninsula in Western Australia lies the spectacular Ningaloo Marine Park. This marine sanctuary is home to the Ningaloo Reef—Australia’s largest fringing coral reef. Beyond its impressive size, the reef is filled with a diverse array of marine life, making the park a dream destination for…

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An underwater view of a humpback whale gliding with its pectoral fin extended, showcasing the white underside contrasting with its dark back in the clear blue water.
11 August 2023

Why Do Humpback Whales Migrate?

The captivating journey of the humpback whale holds a mesmerising tale of resilience and survival, a cycle as old as the sea itself. Their annual migration, a feat that spans thousands of kilometres, is a spectacle of nature that continues to intrigue people all around the world. This majestic journey speaks volumes of their innate…

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A humpback whale breaching with water cascading off its body against the backdrop of a deep blue ocean.
24 July 2023

When Do Humpback Whales Migrate To Australia? Everything You Need To Know

One of the greatest spectacles in the natural world is the annual migration of humpback whales to Australia. Have you ever wondered, “When do humpback whales migrate to Australia”, in the hopes of experiencing these magnificent creatures face-to-face? Well, you’re in the right place. Table of Contents The timing of the humpback migration The humpback…

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Two divers giving peace signs while floating on the ocean surface, wearing snorkeling gear.
25 June 2023

Diving Holidays Australia: Exploring The Depths Down Under

Australia is a mecca for diving and snorkelling enthusiasts around the world. Its pristine reefs, diverse marine life, and excellent visibility make it a paradise for those seeking underwater adventures. In this article, we will delve into the fascinating realm of diving holidays in Australia, explore the top 10 dive sites, the ideal times to…

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Half underwater shot of a coral reef with a diver in the distance and a cloudy sky above.
20 May 2023

Is Coral A Rock? Unveiling The Mystery

Swimming with whales can be a little intimidating if you’ve never experienced it before. The sheer size of whales can make even the most confident people feel a little apprehensive, especially growing up with tales of fishermen being swallowed by whales.

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Underwater view of a sea turtle swimming near the ocean's surface.
19 April 2023

The Ultimate Exmouth Travel Guide: Turtle Hatching Edition

Swimming with whales can be a little intimidating if you’ve never experienced it before. The sheer size of whales can make even the most confident people feel a little apprehensive, especially growing up with tales of fishermen being swallowed by whales.

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A snorkeler floats near the surface while observing a giant whale shark in deep blue waters.
12 March 2023

Discover The Best Snorkelling Spots In Exmouth: A Guide For Adventure Seekers

Are you looking for the ultimate snorkelling adventure?

Here at Three Islands Whale Shark Dive, we’re passionate about all things snorkelling, diving and generally enjoying this beautiful stretch of coast. We’ve snorkelled, dived, fished and picnicked at virtually every beach, cove, nook and cranny on this perfect coastline and today we’re sharing our favourite spots for snorkelling!

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Things to do with kids in Exmouth
11 February 2023

Things To Do With Kids In Exmouth

If you’re trying to find the perfect destination for a family holiday between March and September, Exmouth in Western Australia is the perfect place to be.

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