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Cooktown Dinghy Hire & River Cruises

15 Hope St, Cooktown, Cook Shire, Queensland 4895, Australia
+61 427 055 481
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We took a tour with Mollo after reading good reviews on Tripadvisor. He is a very nice and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Erin E
Brookings, South Dakota
Mollo is the genuine article

Declaring an interest here - I live in Cooktown and count Mollo as a friend. He has been running... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Cooktown, Australia
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15 Hope St, Cooktown, Cook Shire, Queensland 4895, Australia
+61 427 055 481
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a tour with Mollo after reading good reviews on Tripadvisor. He is a very nice and knowledgeable! Mollo took us on a cruise of the river where we saw FIVE crocs! (One may have been the same as we had seen earlier in...More

Thank Erin E
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Declaring an interest here - I live in Cooktown and count Mollo as a friend. He has been running trips on the river for a while now and whenever we have visitors up here, we take them out with Mollo. He is knowledgeable about the...More

2  Thank JacquelineGeorge
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Was still on his holidays, but was kind enough to take us on a river and estuary cruise. Unfortunately there was no crocs or birds around. Was a nice 2 hour cruise, with lots of information on places we passed. Much cooler cruising the waterways.

Thank anncurtis571
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Well after having a local charter company let me down on a fishing charter we came across Mollo and his boat,and were we glad we went with him.Not only did he take us plus a 2.5yr old and 6mth old plus pram and all the...More

1  Thank Donna T
Reviewed 6 October 2016

we hired a dinghy for a day while in Cooktown, the boat was delivered to us at the boat ramp by owner Mollo. he was most helpful in pointing out good fishing and crabbing spots on the river, all within a short motor to reach....More

1  Thank Steve H
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

A group of us enjoyed our BYO picnic on the midday tour while being steered through the calm waters spotting crocodiles in the mangroves. Skipper Mark , talked knowledgeably about Cooktown, mangroves and crocodiles. Highly recommend this good value 2 hour tour!

Thank Wendy Z
Reviewed 13 August 2015

At the suggestion of the owner of Hillcrest Guest House we took a boat ride with this company. It was a very enjoyable ride, comfortable, leisurely, the skipper was very engaging and knowledgeable, and we saw some amazing mangroves; the best we have seen on...More

1  Thank Ksw59
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

Had a fantastic little cruise up the endeavor river , Molow the guide was great and full of information, Would recommend to everyone for something to do in cooktown

1  Thank Jamie L
Reviewed 17 January 2015

Quite a nice scenic trip for 2-3 km up the Endeavour river. Lots of mangroves but, to be honest, not that much else. The skipper provided general information about the fauna and flora, but it could have been a lot better. If you want detailed...More

3  Thank gloc
Reviewed 12 November 2014

Great value cruise up the Endeavour River with Skipper Mollo. Absolutely recommend. Our group of 4 had a ball. Mollo was easy to contact to organise the cruise and was there with a smile to meet us at the pier ready for our cruise. If...More

2  Thank Michelle D
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31 May 2015|
Response from MARK M | Property representative |
dinghys are 12 feet long $80 / 4 hrs or $120 / 8 hrs I take $ 100 deposti which fuel comes out of