How long do the tours go for?
For the Ultimate Jet Boat Ride and lunch package, the jet boat ride goes for 55 minutes however if you choose the Scenic Helitour option you’ll need to allow 1.5 hrs in total for the 55 minute jet boat ride and 10 minute helicopter flight.
What is the age limit to ride?
Our jet boat rides are great fun for the whole family, however we generally recommend a minimum age of 5 years and up.
Is the jet boat ride safe?
Absolutely! Our boats meet the highest standards and regulations set by Marine Safety Queensland, with our entire fleet equipped with high tech aircraft auto inflating life jackets.
Do you get wet during the experience?
Yes but that’s all part of the fun! We do supply spray jackets if you prefer to stay dry.
What should I wear?
We recommend casual clothes that you don’t mind getting wet. Thongs or flip flops are also fine to wear.
Are there any restrictions to ride?
If you are pregnant then it’s not recommended to ride on the jet boat.
What is the price to ride?
For our Ultimate Jet Boat Ride package, it will cost $65 for adults (15 years and older), $47 for a child (aged 5 to 14 years old).
The Scenic Helitour is $165 for adults (13 years and older) or $130 for children (5 to 12 years old).
Is there a discount for families?
There sure is! The Ultimate Jet Boat Ride has a family price of $175 for 2 adults and 2 children, saving you $49 off the total price.
Where does Jet Boat Extreme depart from?
Our jet boat tours depart from Ferny Avenue, behind the Helm Bar and Vibe Hotel in Surfers Paradise. Unfortunately a GPS device won’t pinpoint our exact location – view our handy map here.
Do I have to get there earlier?
Yes, we ask all passengers to arrive 15 minutes prior to their departure time.
How many passengers does the boat hold?
We have two 14 seater boats and one 18 seater, making the jet boat experience perfect for group bookings, team building and parties.