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30-Minute Sydney Harbour Jet Boat Ride: Thunder Twist

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    Make your way to Jetty 1 at Circular Quay, located midway between the Sydney Opera House and the ferry wharves. There are multiple departure times throughout the day. Lockers are available to store your belongings (bring a set of dry clothes for afterwards), and you'll be provided with waterproof ponchos and life jackets. Meet your captain and listen to a safety orientation before taking off for your 30-minute jet boat ride. 
    Zip through Sydney Harbour, past sights such as the Opera House, Rose Bay, the Taronga Zoo, and Luna Park. Listen to tunes on the state-of-the-art speaker system and hold on to your seats for a wild ride. The jet boat can travel up to 47 miles per hour (75 kilometers per hour) and perform tricks such as 270-degree spins, fish tails, wave riding, slides, twists, and power brake stops. 
    Head back to the quay after your 30-minute ride.
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    All reviews getting wet great fun change of clothes sydney harbour adrenaline rush exciting experience life jackets fun filled highly recommend this experience opera house great driver weather was perfect worth every penny these guys spins ponchos thrill
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    Reviewed yesterday

    We had the best time whipping around Sydney harbour in this jet boat, so much fun , such a thrill ride. Would have given 5 stars if I didn't get saturated then freezes my ass off afterwards . Top job guys would go again

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank TrevorHilland
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Great fun in Sydney Harbor! Crew was extremely helpful and kind. Captain of the jet boat was very skillful and gave us a great experience! This is not to be missed. You will get wet! Definitely a must do and I would repeat!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank hanniker
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We went on the jet boat ride yesterday, my son is only 7 and really enjoyed it. Adi was our driver and kept checking if My son was ok which I really appreciated. Loads of spins and amazing views, we saw a seal and went...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Sykes1708
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A truly brilliant session on the jet boat, with plenty of thrills, some sightseeing and humour from our captain. We'll be back!

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank GClutterbuck
    SydneyJet-Crew, Guest Relations Manager at Thunder Jet Boat Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

    Hi GClutterbuck, It's awesome to hear you had a fantastic time on our ride and we hope to see you back! Thanks for writing us a great review. Cheers, The Thunder Jet Team.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The team were so awesome and the ride was such a great experience, fast and the tour side of it was amazing

    Thank logans632
    SydneyJet-Crew, Guest Relations Manager at Thunder Jet Boat Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi logans632, Awesome to hear you had a great experience and enjoyed the ride and the sights. Thank you for your review! The Thunder Jet Team

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    BoardingPass245024
    7 August 2019|
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    Response from 803waqash | Reviewed this property |
    I believe there was a group of kids on our ride. I think they will allow it. You might just have to speak to them there.
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    xannemaex
    7 May 2019|
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    Response from Thoughts3 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, my experience was the team spent a reasonable amount of time instructing you how and when to hold the rail in front of you with both hands. Holding anything in your hand I would suggest is a no. They and you need to be... More
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    Veronica0067
    11 April 2018|
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    Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry for the delayed response- I am a reviewer only. You will have to contact the company by phone to ask what cards and/vouchers they accept.
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