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Address: 15 Hope St, Cooktown, Queensland 4895, Australia
Phone Number: +61 427 055 481
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Well after having a local charter company let me down on a fishing charter we came across Mollo and his boat,and were we glad we went with him.Not only did he take us plus a 2.5yr... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 October 2016
Donna T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Well after having a local charter company let me down on a fishing charter we came across Mollo and his boat,and were we glad we went with him.Not only did he take us plus a 2.5yr old and 6mth old plus pram and all the other gear he let me take a fishing rod we were the only ones booked... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

we hired a dinghy for a day while in Cooktown, the boat was delivered to us at the boat ramp by owner Mollo. he was most helpful in pointing out good fishing and crabbing spots on the river, all within a short motor to reach. you had better believe there are crocs in the mangroves, we had one pinch a... More 

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Mena Creek, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

A group of us enjoyed our BYO picnic on the midday tour while being steered through the calm waters spotting crocodiles in the mangroves. Skipper Mark , talked knowledgeably about Cooktown, mangroves and crocodiles. Highly recommend this good value 2 hour tour!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

At the suggestion of the owner of Hillcrest Guest House we took a boat ride with this company. It was a very enjoyable ride, comfortable, leisurely, the skipper was very engaging and knowledgeable, and we saw some amazing mangroves; the best we have seen on our travels in this part of the world. We also got to see several crocodiles... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

Had a fantastic little cruise up the endeavor river , Molow the guide was great and full of information, Would recommend to everyone for something to do in cooktown

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2015

Quite a nice scenic trip for 2-3 km up the Endeavour river. Lots of mangroves but, to be honest, not that much else. The skipper provided general information about the fauna and flora, but it could have been a lot better. If you want detailed info on the ecosystem or history of the area, you'd be better off with a... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2014

Great value cruise up the Endeavour River with Skipper Mollo. Absolutely recommend. Our group of 4 had a ball. Mollo was easy to contact to organise the cruise and was there with a smile to meet us at the pier ready for our cruise. If you're lucky you might get to see a Croc. We did and were very excited.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2014 via mobile

At this time of the year there isn't many crocs around due to the crocs swimming down stream to find mates for the breeding season. So unfortunately we didn't see any crocs. But we had a bloody good time going out on the boat with our skipper Mollo! Very informative boat trip. Small group. And you might even get an... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2013

If you are looking for a awesome trip down the Endeavour River sailing like Captain Cook. Give Mark a call as you will not be disapointed. His trip takes you for two hours traverling on the river past the point where Captain Cook landed his ship and also traverling past some of the most deverse mangrove systems on the planet.... More 

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MARK M, Owner at Cooktown Dinghy Hire & River Cruises, responded to this review

Thanks mate,it was my pleasure ,I hope to see you next time you visit Cooktown More 

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