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Adventure Boat Tours Sydney

Want to experience Sydney in a totally unique way? You’ve come to the perfect place. At Thunder Jet, we run the best and most exciting adventure boat tours in Sydney. Controlled by experienced and enthusiastic pilots, our highly advanced jet boats embark on a wild, thrilling journey through the stunning azure waters of Sydney Harbour.

So, if you’ve been searching for unforgettable adventure boat tours in Sydney, we promise to deliver an experience like no other. We also have a fantastic range of affordable packages for families, tour groups, corporate groups, and school kids.


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Our Adventure Packed Boat Tours of Sydney

Our signature "Extreme Adrenaline Rush Ride," a part of our Adventure Boat Tours in Sydney, is bound to leave you breathless. This pulsating ride is longer by a good 15 minutes than any other, providing more time to ratchet up the excitement. Hold on tight as the boat takes you on a wet and wild adventure through the heart of the world famous Sydney Harbour.

Expect more spins, greater slides, and an unending rush of excitement in this unforgettable journey. You'll also swing by the Opera House and two of the harbour islands (Clark and Shark), and venture into the exclusive suburbs of Rose Bay and Watson’s Bay. For an invigorating taste of the ocean air, we'll take you out into the Sydney Heads!

On the way back, you'll pass Taronga Zoo and travel under the Harbour Bridge for a breathtaking view right next to Luna Park.

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Unique Adventure Boat Tours in Sydney

Wondering what makes our Adventure boat tours in Sydney so special? It's the rich combination of enchanting sights, adrenaline-pumping speed, and unforgettable experiences. Here's what awaits you on this incredible journey:

  • High-speed turns and twists: The thundering jet boat delivers a fabulous 360-degree spin experience. Swirls of water, an incredible feeling of weightlessness, and heart-stopping twists are all part of the package.
  • Savour a unique mix of adventure and sightseeing: As you speed around Sydney Harbour, our experienced guides enrich your ride with lots of information about this beautiful harbour city.
  • Brave the environment: Rain or shine, we promise thrilling rides on all days. Pull on a poncho if it's wet, and brace yourself for the exciting splash of water and fun!

What Makes Our Adventure Boat Tours of Sydney so Memorable?

Every one of our adventure boat tours in Sydney comes with:

  • The exciting experience of 360-degree spins on our state-of-the-art jet boats.
  • Safe, modern, and advanced boat design promising high safety standards.
  • Expert staff who undergo over 1800 hours of rigorous marine training.
  • High-quality surround sound music system for a full audio-visual experience.
  • Family-friendly rides with special offers for kids.
  • An opportunity to learn interesting facts about Sydney Harbour.
  • Operation in all weather conditions for unending fun.
  • Easily reachable location at Circular Quay Eastern Pontoon.

Don't just take our word for it. Listen to what some of our guests have to say:

"The best way to see Sydney Harbour. Isaac was an amazing boat operator and kept us safe and having fun. The music was a great touch." - Tamara

"Had a great experience with Thunder Jet. The boat driver was awesome and did a lot of twists and turns. We were soaked by the end. Would do it again in a heartbeat!!" - Mireille

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Got Mates Save Big

No need to stress about booking with a group! Thunder Jet Rides cater to various occasions, including Birthday Parties, Corporate & Team Building Events, School & Sports Groups, Bucks & Hens, Media & Film Shoots, Conferences, and more. Our rides are customisable to suit your preferences, and we can even pick you up from your preferred wharf for added convenience!

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Double your fun and get more bang for your buck by upgrading your experience with one of these exciting Sydney attractions.

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Midnight Fireworks

Countdown to the New Year with a front-row seat to the spectacular midnight fireworks aboard our jet boat– where every moment is a celebration!

75 Minutes (approx.)
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From $150

9PM Family Fireworks

Celebrate New Year’s Eve with the kids in tow! Cruise into the early magic of the 9 pm fireworks aboard our family-friendly jet boat adventure in Sydney Harbour!

80 Minutes (approx.)
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From $80

Madame Tussauds Sydney + Thunder Thrill Combo

Immerse in glamour at Madame Tussauds and high-speed thrills with Thunder Jet for a day filled with excitement in Sydney!

30 Minutes (approx.)
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From $80

Wildlife Sydney + Thunder Thrill Combo

Experience the wild wonders at Wildlife Zoo and add a splash of adventure with an adrenaline-pumping jet boat ride!

30 Minutes (approx.)
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Burger Deal + Thunder Thrill Combo

Savour the perfect blend of action-packed high-speed adventures and delicious mouthwatering bites in the heart of Sydney Harbour!

30 Minutes (approx.)
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Sealife Aquarium + Thunder Thrill Combo

Dive into aquatic adventures to create the perfect day filled with deep sea wonders and adrenaline-pumping thrills!

30 Minutes (approx.)
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Burger Deal + Thunder Thrill GIFT CARD

Gift the ultimate thrill and taste experience—high-speed adventure on our jet boat followed by a mouthwatering burger feast!

30 Minutes (approx.)
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Extreme Adrenaline Rush Ride

Are 30 minutes not enough for some of you thrill seekers? Embark on a 45-minute thrill ride through Sydney Harbour – because sometimes, more is simply better!

45 Minutes (approx.)

Book Private Adventure Boat Tours in Sydney Now

There’s no better way to taste the waters of Sydney Harbour than with Thunder Jet Boating’s Adventure Boat Tours in Sydney. Hire the Jet Boat exclusively for you and your friends or colleagues, with your own choice of time, with as little as one or as many as 23 people on the jet boats – It’s your choice!

Get ready for a heart-stopping ride that lets you savour the sights of Sydney while pumping up your adrenaline. Call us on 02 9566 1066 or book online now for a discount on this thrilling journey!


Frequently Asked Questions About Adventure Boat Tours in Sydney

What can you expect from the Adventure Boat Tours in Sydney by Thunder Jet Boating?

You can expect a thrilling journey through the stunning waters of Sydney Harbour, inclusive of high-speed turns and twists, a fabulous 360-degree spin experience, and exciting information about Sydney Harbour from our experienced guides.

How long is the Extreme Adrenaline Rush Ride offered by Thunder Jet Boating?

The Extreme Adrenaline Rush Ride, a signature part of our Adventure Boat Tours in Sydney, is a good 15 minutes longer than any other similar ride in town.

What sights can you enjoy during the Adventure Boat Tours in Sydney?

Among the highlights of our Adventure Boat Tours, you’ll swing by iconic attractions such as the Opera House, Clark and Shark Islands, the suburbs of Rose Bay and Watson’s Bay, Sydney Heads, Taronga Zoo, and the Harbour Bridge.

What makes the Adventure Boat Tours in Sydney unique compared to other boat tours?

Our Adventure Boat Tours in Sydney blend adrenaline-pumping speed, enchanting sights, and unforgettable experiences. We guarantee a thrilling ride through Sydney Harbour no matter the weather, providing ponchos for those rainy days.

How can I book the Adventure Boat Tours in Sydney?

To experience the thrilling Adventure Boat Tours in Sydney, you can contact us on 02 9566 1066 or book online through our website for a discount on your journey. Our location is easily reachable at Circular Quay Eastern Pontoon.


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