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Forster's Boat Shed Number 1

11 reviews
About Forster's Boat Shed Number 1
Forster Houseboat Hire and Boatshed #1 is the gateway to an unforgettable day on the lake, we provide Houseboat Hire, Boat Hire, Luxury BBQ/ Party Boat Hire, Transparent Kayak Hire, Kayak Hire, Stand Up Paddle board hire and much more. We also provide great advice, Bait, Ice and are a quality family run business.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked the 12 seater BBQ boat as a gift for my family to be together for a full day on the lake at Christmas. The staff upon arrival were excellent. The barbecue boat we were allocated was roomy enough and the seats were very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Peanutt_63
JoelP1333, Owner at Forster's Boat Shed Number 1, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for your feedback and for choosing us to enjoy Christmas day on the lake. As soon as we saw your review the hatch hinges were replaced, It's hard to fix issues we do not know about but it has been now fixed. What would...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us took the yellow 12 person BBQ boat out for a half day. Was a great afternoon, cooked our food and went for a swim. Staff were friendly, and hiring was painless. They were also the only place we could find in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Aidan G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had family from overseas visiting this Christmas so hired one of the luxury bbq boat on xmas day and had great fun on Wallis Lake driving boat, fisihing, kayaking, swimming.... and eating bbq of course! Very attentive and reliable staff - map of the lake...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gmaano
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I would highly recommend this business, recently taken over by Joel and Tess, they made sure our break away so special even having the boat set up and cake ready for the surprise birthday, they went well beyond all expectations ensuring our holiday was a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank glenyhappytraveller
Reviewed 6 July 2018

My family and I hired the 33ft houseboat for a weekend holiday and I couldnt have asked for a better experience. Joel was very polite and full of information on how to make your stay more enjoyable. Everywhere you looked there were fish, sting rays,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Billy V
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

I recently stayed 2 nights on the 33ft houseboat with my boyfriend and my family! Despite the colder winter weather, the houseboat was so cozy! Our days consisted of cruising around exploring the lake, lots and lots of fishing, soaking up the sun and having...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank bonnierosevooles
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Just had the most relaxing enjoyable weekend on a Forster Luxury Houseboat. Joel recommended plenty of different places to Moore and fish. We saw plenty of dolphins, they even swam right up to the boat. New owners Joel and Tess made everything so easy from...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Breeanna M
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Recently hired one of the 33ft Houseboats with our 2 grandchildren for 5 nights and thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. Joel took us to our first mooring, explaining everything we needed to know. The boat was well equipped, easy to operate, spacious, clean and we...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Coralie P
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Hired the larger houseboat for the week, the service we received from Joel & Co was first class... These guys couldn’t of done anymore to ensure our week on the lake was a fantastic experience. Joel happily captained our boat & set us up on...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank D_Con75
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Hired a boat from here the boat was in a terrible condition. Very hard to steer as it takes about 10 second in delay when operating. It’s very dangerous and we kept hitting the island a few times. We were so scared to hit other...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lee h
Joel P, Owner at Forster's Boat Shed Number 1, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Hi Lee, I remember your family and comments Your comments are less than accurate as explained to you by staff when you returned from your hire.I will point out the reality of why you had a bad experience so that you and others can understand...More

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