Departure Location: Circular Quay Eastern Pontoon – Jetty 1(between ferry wharf 2 & Opera House)

(02) 9566 1066
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Darling Harbour Jet Boat Ride

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  • Great Value

Looking to depart from Darling Harbour?

Depart with our sister company Harbour Jet

Join us at Darling Harbour for an exciting ride on Harbour Jet filled with thrills and splashes!


16YRS & OVER 1.2m TALL Normally $80

Now $72.50

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5-15 YRS & OVER 1.2m TALL Normally $49

Now $39

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2 Adult + 2 Kids (Over 1.2m) Normally $219

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Why Choose This Tour

  • Depart from Darling Harbour and afterwards enjoy other nearby Sydney attractions.

  • Experience heart-racing high-speed maneuvers on the water for an exhilarating adventure.

  • Get up close to Sydney’s most famous landmarks from a unique perspective.

  • Experienced captains and modern vessels equipped with top-notch safety features.

Tour Details


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Retail Prices:

Adult:  $ 80.00

Child:  $ 49.00    (15 years and under & and over 120 cm tall)

Family: $ 219.00  (2 adults & 2 children)


Departs on weekends from 11:30 am. Ride times may vary.

Wharf Departure

Depart from Cockle Bay Marina.

Things To Bring

Prepare to get wet! Bring a spare change of clothes and don’t forget a smile on your face!


  • Complimentary lockers for personal belongings, small bags, etc
  • Full-length spray ponchos
  • Lifejackets
  • Sunscreen
  • Hand sanitiser
  • Good times!


Video packages are available to be purchased after the ride.

Group Bookings

We offer private tailored experiences for large groups looking to have the time of their lives. For personalised packages and more information, reach out to our friendly team via email or by contacting our office. Get ready to create memories that will have your group talking long after the waves settle!

About Our Jet Boats

Our jet boat, designed for both thrill-seekers and nautical enthusiasts, combines cutting-edge engineering with sleek aesthetics to deliver an unparalleled experience on the water at top speeds of up to 40 knots!

About Your Guides

You will be accompanied by one of our expert skippers to provide an amazing experience and light-hearted commentary and facts about our beautiful Sydney.

Cancellation Policy

Full refund up to 7 days before your scheduled ride. Cancellation notice must be given by email or phone call. Bookings are nonrefundable after this period, however, we can place your booking on hold to be used another day, if sufficient notice is given.

Important Information

  • You must arrive 30 minutes prior to your departure time to ensure that you are checked in and ready to depart at the scheduled time.
  • All passengers travelling must complete an assumption of risk form and if a passenger is under 18 years, the form must be completed by a responsible adult over the age of 18 years on their behalf.
  • Minimum height requirement: 120cm

Get ready for an adrenaline-fueled adventure like no other as you embark on a thrilling jet boat ride departing from Darling Harbour! Brace yourself for an exhilarating experience as you zip through the iconic waters of Sydney Harbour aboard a high-speed jet boat. With stunning views of Sydney’s skyline as your backdrop, this exciting journey promises an unforgettable combination of sightseeing and adrenaline-pumping action!

What if I am running late or miss my ride?

Is there a minimum age to ride Harbour Jet or any other restrictions?

Can I bring a camera or my phone on board to take photos?

Are bookings essential?

What We provide:

Life jacket test
Spay jacket
Hand Sanitiser
Storage lockers
Sun Screen
Good times

What To Bring:

Warm Jacket
Casual Footwear

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Read What our Guests Love

By Absolute Blast
Great way to see the harbor in a fun and exciting ride, even for locals it is quite memorable. Highly recommend everyone to go try it out, driver was fantastic and crew on wharf were just as fantastic. Do bring a change of clothes though as you are guaranteed to get wet!
By Kattia P
This jet boat ride was so much fun, loved the speed and music on board. Definitely got the adrenaline pumping. Staff were very friendly. As others have mentioned, be prepared with a change of clothes. We got drenched! An unforgettable experience.
By MunawarHM
Hilarious Ride on Thunder Jet Boat at Sydney Harbour. Staff was helpful specially the manager. The Boat operator Darren was operating boat and he was great and skilled. He did excellent job and made the trip memorable for us. Highly recommendable.
By Passport508044
Great thing to do with your teenagers if your not scared of a little water and are bit of a rev head, gets the adrenaline rushing , nothing like doing doughy's at 80km hour to get the blood pumping!
By juliedunn5
Great thing to do with your teenagers if your not scared of a little water and are bit of a rev head, gets the adrenaline rushing , nothing like doing doughy's at 80km hour to get the blood pumping!
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