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Fitzroy Island Adventures with Raging Thunder

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| Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4030 7990
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| Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
| Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4030 7990
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

We went over on the Raging Thunder fast boat and it was fast but seriously not that fast or scary or bumpy. We had only a couple of good bumpy bits otherwise it was very sedate and no issues for anyone with neck injury etc...More

1  Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We joined the full-day Fitzroy Island kayaking trip and had a lot of fun: 45-minute boat ride to the island, about 90 minutes to kayak to a smaller island where we hiked and snorkeled for an hour, then kayaking back to Fitzroy for lunch, more...More

Thank RickyBobbie
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Couldn't recommend these guys any more highly. Very accomodating. Staff greeted us and made us welcome. Spent time during the trip talking to people and giving advice / offering ideas for an enjoyable day. Took out kayak tours when we arrived. On the return trip...More

Thank Shane M
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This was our second time out to Fitzroy with Raging Thunder. Both times was to get my daughter used to snorkeling before heading out on an Outer Reef tour. To be honest, I won't go out there again. No qualms with the tour company it...More

Thank KarenL511
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Tour company provided transportation to the island, and you could purchase an activity package to include a glass bottom boat tour (poor views, visibility limited, wouldn't book it again if given the option), lunch (box lunch, not able to make accomodation for dietary restrictions so...More

1  Thank Wende R
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I saw both the inner and outer reef and I have to say this one was my favorite. I saw my first shark with this company. The ride out to the island was smooth and I enjoyed the sea kayaking! It was so much fun!...More

Thank SUPenthusiast
Reviewed 24 September 2017

The boat take around 40 minutes to get to the island and travels at 60 km per hour. It only takes around 40 people and is quickly boarded and unloaded. The staff are very friendly and efficient . You get around 3.5 hours to explore...More

Thank Adrian1958
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Fitzroy island is just stunning. Well worth the trip out. The trip was quite smooth over and we were lucky enough to have beautiful weather. Unfortunately however the only thing that let us down was the glass bottom boat. The coral wasnt amazing and we...More

Thank Livah5
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Decided not to go to the reef on one of the larger vessels, but instead headed out for a half day adventure on the Thunderbolt to Fitzroy Island, an easy, fun-filled half hour ride on the jet boat. From the staff manning the reception desk...More

Thank Janice M
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We went to Fitzroy on a weekend thinking it would be busy, it was quiet, relaxing and adventurous with lots of activities to offer. The summit hike is well worth the 6km round trip but recommend taking joggers or inclosed shoes. The only thing I...More

Thank magz4
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1 November 2016|
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Response from Raging_Thunder | Property representative |
Hi Demi! I do recommend flip flops or sandals for walking on the beach at the welcome bay on Fitzroy Island as it is covered in coral rubble, which can be a little harsh on feet. However, once in the water, the bottom is... More