This is something truly special. Here in this little pocket of the Eyre Peninsula, you can not only swim with dolphins, but also with the local sea lions who call these waters home. The owners of Baird Bay Ocean Eco Experience have been gradually building a relationship with these playful creatures, who delight swimmers with their curiosity and interactions, over the past 20 years.
The sea lions are untrained and totally wild, so there’s a sense of real immersion into their world – they choose to play with their human visitors, rather than being forced into feigning interest. You can choose not to swim and simply view from the boat too, if you wish.