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Port Douglas Boat Hire

Open today: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Fantastic fun taking your own boat up the estuaries to spot Crocs

Had a great time out on the water Spotting Crocs , having fun navigating the estuaries . A really... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Cruise it yourself

You'll need two or three hours to explore the nearby mangroves - we were able to spot a lazing Croc... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Bruce E
Hobart, Australia
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Stable pontoon boats ideal for sightseeing and fishing. Operating since 1989 explore 15kms of Port Douglas Inlet at your leisure. One of Port’s original and best value activities. No experience is required to drive the boats that take up to six...more
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Wharf Street | Berth C1 The Reef Marina, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 6277
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time out on the water Spotting Crocs , having fun navigating the estuaries . A really cool thing to do ,so peaceful . Fishing kit provided and it was fun to try to catch something . Would totally recommend this for a...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

You'll need two or three hours to explore the nearby mangroves - we were able to spot a lazing Croc in the wild. Boat was easy to drive and the operators are great. Plenty of room for a small group - which makes it great...More

Thank Bruce E
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Woman who we rented from was very friendly and we really enjoyed being able to cruise around ourselves instead of being on a big boat with a lot of people.

Thank Seaside775004
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Wow how good was it to hire your own boat and explore the nearby mangroves and we actually saw two crocodiles. One was huge and made the heart beat faster. The scenery was beautiful and we saw many people fishing also from these boats. At...More

Thank Donna D
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Such a fun afternoon. Did the 4hrs with 1 rod with the wife. She absolutely loved driving the boat and having a fish. These guys provide you with bait, tackle and everything else you need. We only caught a few and they were all undersized,...More

1  Thank Benno302018
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Had 2 hours fishing with 5 yo grandson. We caught 2 undersized fish and 1 legal size.. all 3 went back into the water. We had a little bit of rain but the cover saved us from getting too wet.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Our boys are 10,7 and 5 we hired a boat for four hours. We seen 2 crocodiles the kids each caught a fish and we caught to mud crabs. The time went so fast, I wish we had an extra coupe of hours and hired...More

1  Thank Mattycol
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We had a nice morning exploring the waterways and fishing. The tide was really high so no crocs were spotted however we were in luck on the fishing side with bream, estuary cod and a few unknowns. The time flew by so we called up...More

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

what a wonderful experience, staff is fantastic, friendly and helpful with information, we did the four hour trip and for us was only just enough, fitting in fishing and croc spotting goes by very quick, if you just putt along and enjoy the serenity you...More

Thank slatezy
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Hired a boat for the 4hr package. Very informative staff - pointed out all the spots, gear etc. Had a great time on the water, plenty of bites up near the further points (including 5-6 fish all thrown back). Great scenery. Didn’t see any crocs,...More

Thank Brian M
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15 August 2016|
Response from Sue R | Property representative |
Sorry ..just saw this We operate 364 days of the year..but not Christmas Day.