• Location: Sydney, Australia
  • Duration: 30 minutes (approx.)
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Blast off from Circular Quay on a jet boat ride that provides a super-fun 30-minute adrenaline-fueled ride along with a new perspective on Sydney's most iconic waterside sights. Your expert captain slows down to give you a close up look at the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge and other landmarks, then before zooming off again. Hang on as your jet boat executes 270-degree spins, power slides and other breathtaking maneuvers at high speed. Tours depart throughout the day, every hour.


  • High-speed on a jet boat on Sydney Harbour
  • Leaves from Circular Quay
  • See Sydney Harbour’s famous sights including the Opera House, the Harbour Bridge and more
  • Jet Boat pilots double as guides, slowing down to tell funny anecdotes and facts about Sydney and Australia

What You Can Expect

Sydney Harbour Jet Boat Thrill Ride: 30 Minutes

Sydney Harbour Jet Boat Thrill Ride

After meeting your jet boat captain at Circular Quay and receiving a safety orientation, life jacket and waterproof poncho, step on board your boat for a thrilling 30-minute ride.

Your captain takes the jet boat zooming across most parts of Sydney Harbour at speeds of up to 47 miles per hour (75 km/hour). Hang on as your boat fish tails, does 270-degree spins, and skids into power brake stops that splash water into the air. You can expect to get wet. Waterproof gear is provided and lockers can be used to store your belongings during your ride.

Occasionally, your boat slows down at times for good views of sights including Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Fort Denison, the Australian Navy fleet, Rose Bay, Goat Island, Taronga Zoo, the Prime Minister's Sydney residence and more.

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Customer Reviews

Oztraveller4567 Australia

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2018

Exciting ride with great harbour views.

Book373 United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2017

This was a totally fun tour and experience getting soaked, splashed and going at high speeds in the Sydney Harbour. This I recommend, especially on a hot day in Sydney! Just remember you will get wet big time, but they provide a red poncho and that helps you from being totally soaked. I loved it big time!

Miss W C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2017

Fantastic !! A real bum numbing ride but very exciting. Hang on !!!. Definitely one to do !!!

Susan M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

A brilliant experience we have been on many speed boat trips but this has to be the best by far, Rocky our skipper made the whole experience fun and exciting.

Kerrie M H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2016

We loved it, it was a drizzly day, but still loved doing this ride. We got wet, but had so much fun. I would do this again, next time we are in Sydney.

Marcella G

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

Had the absolute best time of my life !!!! Was so fun and exciting and the views were phenomenal , the staff were so helpful and friendly , would want to do this again , A++++++

Donna K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

My boys had so much fun and luckily the day was gorgeous.

Mohd Nasriq M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2014

Fun but wish the price not too expensive.

Murielle C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2013

This is my 2nd time on this Jet Boat Ride. And it never disappoints me. Absolutely fantastic and fun. Loved it.

Tammy N

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2013

So much fun. Great time and the guy driving was great

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