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“huon river”(31 reviews)
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The Esplanade, Huonville, Tasmania 7109, Australia
+61 3 6264 1838
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was so much fun. Our boat driver Joe was hilarious and looked after us. Definitely a must when I’m Huonville.

Thank Tkeyah B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Took some friends and family there so they could have a look at the boats and have some afternoon tea

1  Thank Olive G
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

It’s just a 40 minute drive from Hobart, but really worth the effort. We were taken up the Huon River by a lovely man (forgot his name) he of course gave a quick summary, we went fast, so fast that it was almost hard to...More

1  Thank Margo C
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Having been on one of the jet boat rides in New Zealand we arrived at Huonville thinking this attraction would be ‘second best’. We couldn’t have been more wrong. It was simply brilliant! My husband, son and I were the only passengers and our driver...More

1  Thank YoungPetrina
Reviewed 27 May 2018

This would have to be one the most interesting attractions..going 12km's up the huon river.its fast and exciting and very informative.myself and my wife and grandaughter went on this power boat skimming over rapids and dodging trees ..at high speed...remember the wear warm clothing on...More

1  Thank Scooper32
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We were in Hobart in March of this year. Friends drove us to a little cafe on the river , we had the jet boat ride and it was the best ever. We then went into the cafe and had fish and chips for lunch,...More

1  Thank Mummabella4
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Such a brilliant trip to the river, loved every second of it. The driver /pilot Sam was magnificent, cannot recommend highly enough!

1  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic, driver was fun, friendly and very comical. Would highly recommend and I would do it again.

1  Thank Kellie B
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Absolutely recommend the Huon Jet Boat. I'm 51 and my son is 18 and we both loved it. The people are lovely and so friendly. Such a great experience.

1  Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Had a amazing time! 360s up rapids at high speed! The staff were very accommodating and nothing was to much to ask. No age limit we had couple of older people and us middle agers all smiled and screamed the whole way. We were able...More

1  Thank Dave A
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Sam D
15 September 2018|
Response from YoungPetrina | Reviewed this property |
I reckon 2 would be a bit young. This is a fast paced jet boat ride. You would need to be able to hold onto the safety bar quite firmly to stay in the boat! That being said, if your family were the only passengers the driver... More
Adrian B
12 January 2018|
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Response from John A | Property representative |
We operate on the hour, 9.00am - 4.00 pm Cost is Adult $80.00 child $58.00
10 October 2017|
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Response from Christine D | Reviewed this property |
It really depends on the individuals. If they are physically well and enjoy new experiences they should be fine. I am 66 years old and went with my 12 year old granddaughter. We both loved it. If you go with a group... More