We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cable Ski Cairns

Lot 5 Captain Cook Highway, Smithfield, Queensland 4878, Australia
+61 7 4038 1304
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Aqua Park a great place for kids

I took the kids to the aqua park located within cable ski. It is a water obstacle course consists... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Beverleychance
,
Clifton Beach, Australia
Perfect fill in fime

Great fun, different prices for 1 hour up to the whole day. Took a few attempts but eventually... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Peter17OZ
,
Melbourne
Read all 62 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
More
This is a unique cable-driven water skiing park that my son tried twice during our recent vacation. It's mostly used by locals, but is open to anyone and they treated us fine, so I'd like to review it. It's a good spot for active teens and older kids who want to do things rather than sightsee.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“wake boarding” (7 reviews)
“knee board” (4 reviews)
“great fun” (14 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
LOCATION
Lot 5 Captain Cook Highway, Smithfield, Queensland 4878, Australia
CONTACT
Website
+61 7 4038 1304
Write a Review
Reviews (62)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I took the kids to the aqua park located within cable ski. It is a water obstacle course consists of various inflatable obstacles

Thank Beverleychance
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Great fun, different prices for 1 hour up to the whole day. Took a few attempts but eventually gained my lake legs. Great instructions at the entry point and continuous ropes means your time does go so fast. Just remember not to fall off at...More

Thank Peter17OZ
Reviewed 10 June 2017

A fun day out. I was a bit rusty on the cable kept coming off on the last turn , but with the friendly advice from the staff, was soon able to stay up. We were here on a Monday and the place was very...More

Thank Henri614
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

First we went on the aqua park - an inflatable floating obstacle course (note:only set up on weekends at the time of year we went) - which was lots of fun. One 50 min session is quite enough. Then onto the cable water skiing. As...More

Thank Rachael Y
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

After 4 days of Cairns rain, we decided to have a go at this. Quick video brief, kitted up, & straight onto the knee board, & then dragged head first into the water. It's an awesome time - rain or sunny day. I should've paid...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

This is a fun activity for all the family and the kids are quicker to pick up the skills than adults. The only thing which would make this attraction better is a 'pickup service' for those people who fall off midway round the circuit. It's...More

Thank Darryl v
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Fun day, great for learning to cable ski. Probably need shuttle bus for beginners who keep falling off. Big walk back. They also need to put some tables and chairs near launch pad as on concrete slab isn't ideal for people to sit

Thank mpea4
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic day!! My nephew seen it & wanted to try it out so we did, staff member Sam on the desk was a great guy & looked after us then the amazing Dutch girl (can't remember her name)who with great patience & encouraging...More

Thank Ricci W
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Got some great laps in for an hour at park. Hadn't wake boarded in years so thought I'd give it a go. Staff were super friendly in getting you started and picked it up pretty quick. So much easier and more convenient than using a...More

1  Thank Simon Magnus A
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had our first trip to the wake park last week and thoroughly enjoyed it. She tried the kneeboarding and had fun but did get tired after 6 rounds or so and was happy to relax on the side for the rest...More

Thank Scatterbraintc
Nearby
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
McDonald's
9 reviews
.87 km away
The Coffee Club
14 reviews
.63 km away
KFC
6 reviews
.10 km away
Bikestop Espresso
6 reviews
1.24 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cattana Wetlands
62 reviews
.78 km away
Macalister Brewing Company
5 reviews
1.02 km away
Smithfield Shopping Centre
5 reviews
1.03 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cable Ski Cairns staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit