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WCA video about Five Star!

Our friends at the World Cetacean Alliance created this wonderful video about Five Star Whale Watching. We are proud to be Victoria’s first WCA Certified Responsible Whale Watching Operator.   WCA Virtual Whale Watching – Five Star Whale Watching How many different species did you spot on this trip? Comment below!Our 'round the world' virtual […]


  We are resuming operations and offering tours on Saturday June 20th. For now we are accepting bookings from small groups, 4-8 and families. Tours initially will be just on our 12 passenger vessel, “Salish Shadow” and then on our Catamaran, “Kuluta” in mid July. We have various COVID-19 safety protocols in place that meet […]

Coronavirus update statement!

Coronavirus Update! We have made the tough but necessary decision to cease all tours until further notice. The safety of our guests and staff are the #1 priority and so we made this difficult decision to not offer tours for the near future. Our office is closed to the public effective immediately but we will […]

Coronavirus Update

At Five Star Whale Watching we take passenger and staff safety very seriously and are monitoring the situation around the Coronavirus on a daily basis.    Our hearts and thoughts go out to those around the world who have been impacted by coronavirus (COVID-19). We are taking every precaution possible to ensure the safety of […]