Recent Searches

Airlie Beach Jet Boat Thrill Ride

Badge of Excellence
Airlie Beach, Australia
Airlie Beach Jet Boat Thrill Ride
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Select Date and Travelers

Number of travelers
1 Adult2 Adults3 Adults4 Adults5 Adults6 Adults7 Adults8 Adults9 Adults10 Adults11 Adults0 Children1 Child2 Children3 Children4 Children5 Children6 Children7 Children8 Children9 Children10 Children11 Children
Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance. Learn more
Loading available options...

Safety measures
icon30 minutes  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds


Airlie Beach is a popular basecamp for visiting the Whitsundays and the Great Barrier Reef, but there are plenty of opportunities for adventure activities without leaving town. This jet boat ride will get your adrenaline soaring, as you zoom past the glitzy marina; perform daring turns, drifts and power stops; and enjoy magnificent views of the Whitsundays as you cruise around Pioneer Bay.
  • Jet boat ride around Pioneer Bay from Airlie Beach
  • See the Whitsundays, Pioneer Bay and Airlie Beach on a high-speed jet boat ride
  • Experience daring stunts including 180 and 360 turns, power stops and drifts
  • Spot wildlife like turtles, dugongs, and stingrays around the bay
  • No experience necessary: suitable for all ages (over 5) and abilities
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
Saved to wishlist!
30-minute jet boat ride
Live commentary on board
All safety gear
Rain jackets
Lock box for valuables and clothes
FREE Photos
Parking fee payable if parking at the marina.
Food and drinks
Private transportation
60 Shingley Dr , 60 Shingley Dr, Airlie Beach QLD 4802, Australia

Check in 20 minutes before departure at Coral Sea Marina south village. We have a floating office located on the water. Marina birth N00. Once you arrive at the marina look for the garden bar facing the water look to your left you will see lots of jetskis on your left we are besides them

This activity will end right where it started.
Your jet boat ride starts at Abell Point Marina. After a safety briefing, it’s time to set sail, so zip up your lifejacket and hop aboard the 380hp jet boat.

Hold on tight as you zip along the coast out and speed out across Pioneer Bay. Listen to the on-board commentary as you pass the glitzy seafront mansions, look out over the distant Whitsundays islands and even spy a shipwreck along the shore. Then, feel a surge of adrenaline as your expert pilot performs daring 180- and 360-degree spins, drifts and power brake stops.

After an exhilarating ride, look out for wildlife such as sea turtles, dugongs, and stingrays, as you glide back to shore.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 5 years
  • Minimum height is 120cm
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • No loose items Eg. Cameras, hats etc.
  • Wear swimmers or clothing that can get wet
  • Must not be pregnant, or have any medical conditions such as bad back, bad neck, recent surgeries or injuries.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 13 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Pioneer Adventures Whitsundays
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the policy on sanitization during Airlie Beach Jet Boat Thrill Ride?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by Airlie Beach Jet Boat Thrill Ride.
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Airlie Beach Jet Boat Thrill Ride?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
See all safety measures taken by Airlie Beach Jet Boat Thrill Ride.

Traveler Photos

See More
See More


165 Reviews
2 stars
1 star

Reviews by Viator travelers

Showing 1-10 of 165 reviews
do it!
, Nov 2021
the jetboat ride was awesome, Brent was a great driver and kept us on our toes, hes a cool guy and also told us some cool facts about boats and airlie beach
Awesome must do while on...
, Sep 2021
Awesome must do while on holiday, Friendly staff great fun. Beautiful weather Be prepared to get absolutely soaked !
Highly recommend!
, Sep 2021
It was so much fun! Great for the whole family! Made our trip to Airlie adventure packed! Put it on your list of things to do!
Worth the money
, Jul 2021
We all had lots of fun and would definitely recommend to others to try this, we will definitely be back 🙂
A blast
, Jul 2021
Very much enjoyed this activity. Very safe whilst getting the adrenalin pumping. Family is still talking about it and would happily do it again. Great communication from the operators before and during our time with them. Be prepared to get wet so have a towel handy.
Awesome ride!
, May 2021
Had so much fun, was very enjoyable can’t wait to go again. Highly recommend this activity. My kids can’t stop talking about it!
Wow !!
, May 2021
Wow wow and more wow !! Marty was the perfect host very friendly .. this experience was our first so much fun and laughter ;)
Let’s go!!
, Apr 2021
Amazing experience! Host was the best really funny and entertaining! A lot of spinners which was great!!
, Apr 2021
Deffinately a must do! Experience was pretty awesome especially in the little rainy weather we went in.
Excellent, exciting, invigorating
, Apr 2021
My client was totally blown away with the experience, was a little anxious at first, but he did it, reckons he can't wait to do it again.

Compare Similar Experiences

Airlie Beach Jet Boat Thrill Ride
Likely to Sell Out
Airlie Beach Jet Boat Thrill Ride


30 minutes

Free Cancellation



1 hour 30 minutes

Free Cancellation



1 hour 10 minutes

Free Cancellation



7 hours

Free Cancellation

$71.46 $64.31


1 hour

Free Cancellation

$93.11 $79.15


2 hours 30 minutes

Free Cancellation



10 hours

Free Cancellation


Explore Similar Things to Do