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Bad Fishy's cool boat is designed for extreme manoeuvrability, speed and agile performance. Prepare to get wet! On the Trinity Inlet spins, slides, fish-tails and water-walls are all part of the fun. You'll love the funky tunes Bad Fishy pumps out...more
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The Marlin Marina | Wharf A, The Marlin Marina, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a buzz! We loved every second of this 35 minute trip. Boarded at Cairns harbour and got our life jackets on and took our seat on the boat. Malcolm, the jet boat driver gave us some safety tips and then mission impossible started to...More

Thank CharlieJake
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the chance to take this cruise during our school holidays and are so glad we did. Knowledgeable driver and a fast paced adventure ride that kept the whole family on the edge of their seats. Highly recommend this to everyone

Thank Clinton B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were generally exploring the area around the wharf and saw the signs for Bad Fishy. We were a bit undecided, but we are both so glad we opted to take a trip out with Malcolm. We were treated to a trip up Trinity Inlet...More

Thank AndyB-SamT
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Woah, amazing fun and a great experience! Couldn't wipe the grin from my face for hours. Absolutely loved it out there!

Thank joey m
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Earlier in the year we booked for a chartered Trip for our daughter's 16th birthday.ABSOLUTELY fantastic price,they were more then willing to accommodate the group.needless to say the group had a fun filled experience.We took advantage of the great location and price once again for...More

Thank Bell-Fitz
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Had a few hours to kill in Cairns after getting off a Cruise Ship - Bad Fishy provided the entertainment - about 40 mins of high speed thrills up the Trinity Inlet - a dozen or so 360's and lots of speed turns - throw...More

Thank rosslou
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Wow. Leter rip potato chip and hang on. This was a well organised and safe ride. Got off smiling or grinning ear to ear. Great fun for all ages. Ideally suited for holidaymakers travelling to the area. A personal touch, humour and local knowledge, were...More

Thank PhilpitPhil
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

To put it simply, great host, amazing boat, and absolutely thrilling adventure. Music really made the mood, along with the great attitude of the staff. Thanks guys!

Thank Sonja P
OzNikki, Manager at Bad Fishy Jet Boating, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Thanks Sonja. We are thrilled you had fun. Thanks so much for joining our Cairns ride. We love the music too...... :)

Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This was such a fun ride !! Would definitely recommend this to anyone who loves a good laugh and a lot of fun. Malcolm and the music made the jet ride perfect .

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Had a fantastic time riding with Bad Fishy Jet Boating with great views and a fun and engaging captain Malcolm. The weather wasn't too great but that still didn't stop us experiencing lots of 360 spins as well as a tour around Cairns. The music...More

Thank IJBarrett
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