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Address: 40 Victoria Pde, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 418 236 826
08:00 - 17:00
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had an amazing day with dolphins following us, the employees were amazing people. would love go again

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 January 2017
Anna Bay, Australia
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Anna Bay, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

had an amazing day with dolphins following us, the employees were amazing people. would love go again

Thank JayOxten
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I called to book a boat and was greeted by a rude lady on the phone. It was horrible customer service. Although there was no boat available at this time, which she rudely made clear, she did not tell me when a good time to book would be, when the next available boat is free and was not helpful in... More 

Thank Matthew M
Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

We took one of the tourist boat after quick lunch at the harbour. Entire harbour is occupied with fishing vessels and tourist boats but well managed. It's two hour dolphin watch trip with live commentary on board.We went round beautiful islands and satisfying observation of dolphins swimming indolently across the waves.. quiet relaxing experience except noicy chinese travellers on board.

Thank Madan Gopal M
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

We had a group of 3 adults and 2 children. Our main hope was to catch fish. We decided to take out the day boat which offered a lot of space and shade. The boat isn't fast but that didn't matter at all for us. We were fishing within 5 minutes of leaving the marina and within an hour we... More 

Thank Dave C
Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

Hired 25 ft boat for my grandson's 18 birthday so the family could go out together. The day was great and everyone all 9 people loved the day. We took out a pinic lunch and did some fishing and caught a few fish to eat that night. The boat was big enough for all of us and had a toilet,... More 

1 Thank 336robynd
Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015

We (2 adults & 2 children) hired a little runabout for 2 hours at a cost of $75 on Tuesday morning. Dale, the owner, is an absolute gem! He is friendly, knowledgeable and very helpful. It was a wonderful, calm morning with lots to see out on the water, including dolphins! My boys, aged 10 and 8, just loved it.... More 

1 Thank EKDP0707
Three Hills, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2014

Hired a jet ski & was worth every $. An unexpected bonus was the sighting of 3 dolphins right next to my ski - couldn't get any closer without jumping in. The jet ski hire outfit takes you by boat out to a defined 'jet ski area', about the size of a 'footy field' or so they say (I wouldn't... More 

6 Thank Swazimac
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2014 via mobile

What a great self drive boating outing right from Nelson Bay Marina. Dale (The owner) was really helpful and showed us the best spots for dolphin watching. Within 30 minutes we we alongside a pod of dolphins and cut the motor so we could drift closer. Some came up to 2-3 meters from us for a look. Who was watching... More 

1 Thank TrevorDoornbos
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2014 via mobile

Good little boat hire company, highly recommend this business for a day out on the beautiful port stevens waters. Clean tidy boat, easy to use & friendly helpful instructions. Most affordable for the size in town. Thanks Dale!

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