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Screamingly good fun

Went into this totally unprepared and got a drenching. Great fun, adrenaline pumping way to see... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Jill H
Sydney, Australia
Whitehaven - don't go if it's windy

What a magnificent location to go to but don't listen to the skipper or staff if they say it's only... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
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5 Jul 2017
“Screamingly good fun”
3 Jul 2017
“Whitehaven - don't go if it's windy”
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Went into this totally unprepared and got a drenching. Great fun, adrenaline pumping way to see around Hamilton Island and good to get some local information out of the Captain. Jaw was sore from the teeth clenching grin as we zoomed next to obstacles and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jill H
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

What a magnificent location to go to but don't listen to the skipper or staff if they say it's only a little choppy. When we awoke and saw a forecast of 30knot winds we thought our trip would be rescheduled but no - greed took...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ozzieslost
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Took the whole family.. it was brilliant.. the Captain gave us the thrills and stopped at times to talk about our surroundings.. a good trip. it is no NZ river jet boat but still heaps of fun.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank 944danj
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

But only do this if you are happy getting VERY wet!! Good views of Hamilton and Whitsundays but you will be concentrating on the next turn and where the sea spay will come from next.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank yhi904
Reviewed 11 October 2015

we went on this the other day, it was my first time on something like it and a first for my 9 year old boy. admittedly i was terrified and had white knuckles the whole time from hanging onto the rails. IT was a great...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank aristokat53
Reviewed 15 May 2015

it was excellent to go jetryder . It was very fun and one of the best exciting experience at hamilton Island. Enjoyable

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Fereshte K
Reviewed 24 November 2014

You zip around the outside of the island, doing spins and nose dives at random points, meaning you get very wet. I would recommend bringing sunglasses to keep the water out of your eyes. The tour stops at random points, where the knowledgeable driver told...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Steven K
Reviewed 18 October 2014 via mobile

Best Jet Boat ride I've had - also got to see so much of the island that I wouldn't of if I didn't book. Driver was also very informative about different parts of the island. Would definitely recommend .

Thank LianeG105
Reviewed 31 May 2014

Sat at the back on the right and I got drenched, loads of fun zipping around the island and going fast with the boat doing circles, zig zags and flying. Would do it again. I felt very safe with an experiences driver.

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank AmyJacko
Reviewed 31 March 2014

Our driver Mark was fantastic, we asked while walking to the boat where we should sit. He recommended the back & we are extremely grateful. We did walk away the wettest & seemed to experience the ride the most. His knowledge was wonderful & we...More

Date of experience: March 2014
Thank Jo4ml
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