The Night Watch Experience

From AUD $35.00
  • Duration: 2 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Torndirrup (Albany), WA
  • Product code: NightWatch


Step aboard the old Cheynes IV for a night like no other. Joining one of our passionate guides you will discover stories from the whale chasers’ historic past while exploring parts of the ship in a thrilling after dark experience.

Included after your 50-minute tour through the Cheynes IV ship is a delicious meal at Whaler's Galley Café, as part of their monthly Friday night dinners.  

Spaces are limited, so book your Night Watch Experience today! 

The Night Watch Experience runs from 6-8pm on the first Friday of the month. Please arrive onsite by 5.45pm.


The Night Watch Experience

  • Adult - $35
  • Concession - $32
  • Child (8-15 years) - $25

Café meal options are as follows and must be selected at time of booking:

  • Fish & Chips (Battered)
  • Fish & Chips (Grilled)
  • Fish & Chips (GF Battered)
  • Child's Fish & Chips (Battered)
  • Child's Fish & Chips (GF Battered)
  • Child's Chicken Nuggets & Chips

Café meal 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.
  • 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.


A second tour option may become available by popular demand. Guests on the second tour will have dinner prior to the tour experience.

Terms & Conditions

Bookings are essential, as limited spaces available. Concession card must be presented on entry for concession ticket purchase - valid concession cards include pension, seniors or full-time student card. The Night Watch Experience tour will go ahead rain or shine, please dress accordingly and wear closed-in shoes. Albany's Historic Whaling Station will only offer a refund or exchange of a ticket if a tour is cancelled or rescheduled. Albany's Historic Whaling Station may postpone, cancel, interrupt or stop the tour due to adverse weather, dangerous situations, or any other causes beyond their reasonable control. No refunds to no show participants. No flash photography permitted during the tour, photos without flash are encouraged. Not suitable for children under 8 years of age. Children 8 - 15 years must be supervised by parent or guardian at all times. No food or drinks allowed on the tour. A second tour option may be available depending on demand, this is at the discretion of Albany's Historic Whaling Station. Whaler's Galley Cafe meal options available are set options, additional food and drinks are to be purchased at the participant’s own expense. Guests will be seated at a reserved communal table in the cafe for the meal component of the package. Whaler's Galley Cafe reserves the right to substitute meal options due to ingredient availability. Please follow the direction of the guide and stay with the group at all times. Head lamps will be provided to participants, please note these have flashing light options which may not be suitable for participants with epilepsy. Not exchangeable for goods. Not redeemable for cash. Purchasers of tickets who are under 18 years of age should seek parental consent before purchasing tickets/merchandises from our website. By transacting on our website, purchaser certifies that purchaser is at least 18 years of age and understands and accepts these conditions of use.