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BBQ boat in Noosaville

We were so excited about taking our friends visiting from UK and it met all our expectations... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2018
Queensland, Australia
Fish & Crab

Went crabbing & fishing with O Boat with our 2 kids today for must be at least the 8th time in 3... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2018
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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For an outstanding experience on Noosa River, we offer the biggest and best range of luxury pontoons, runabouts and kayaks to hire from 1 hour to a week. If it's boating, fishing or a relaxing tour you want, we ensure you a perfect day out.
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222 Gympie Tce, Noosaville, Noosa, Queensland 4566, Australia
+61 7 5449 7513
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Reviewed April 20, 2018

We were so excited about taking our friends visiting from UK and it met all our expectations. Coming from the UK you have to experience a BBQ in Oz but on a boat in the water is definitely extra special. Staff were really knowledgable and...More

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Brad G, Owner at O Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2018

Hi Guys Thank you for your great review. Thanks for showing off our beautiful waterways to your friends. See you next time.

Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Went crabbing & fishing with O Boat with our 2 kids today for must be at least the 8th time in 3 years with Mark. The company and Mark never disappoints - Mark is a very interesting and colourful skipper with a lot of interesting...More

Thank Liezelp1997
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Reasonable price bait and tackle shop especially given the location. Bought an extra rod for the same price as one from BCF but was superior in every way

Thank Lawrie C
Reviewed March 30, 2018

O boat hire is one of a number of places along the river where you cant rent a boat for an hour or a day to cruise, fish, or just relax in the sun. We chose O Boat's because they have very convenient BBQ boats...More

Thank Russell S
Reviewed March 24, 2018

We hired a 12 seater barbecue pontoon to celebrate a birthday with a relaxing day fishing. Great staff, very friendly and helpful. Didn't know they also will supply you with an esky and ice! Great service. The boat was very clean and tidy, and the...More

Thank KnK81
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Hired a 12 person bbq barge for 4 hours to cruise the river and cook up a bbq for lunch. Equipment was well maintained and the staff were well rehearsed in information required to operate everything from the boat motor to the bbq. Would definitely...More

Thank Greenyhd 6
Reviewed January 1, 2018

A must do activity while in Noosa. There were 12 of us and the boat had heaps of room, we slowly cruised along the river and then pulled up on a sand bank and had bacon and eggs for breakfast, We cruised along and anchored...More

Thank Melanie E
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

The guys at the O Boat today were so friendly, it’s our second time hiring a boat from them. The man who showed us the boat and the instructions in particular was just so friendly, even showing the kids where they could throw the left...More

1  Thank hannahck
Reviewed October 3, 2017

We spent a beautiful morning on board a 6 seater BBQ pontoon last weekend. The pontoon was everything we expected, it was clean, tidy, easy to use and well maintained. The BBQ on board was a real bonus and allowed us to cook a great...More

Thank SuncoastCaz
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

Great rates, $15 for an hour which was plenty especially on a hot day if you want to push yourself. Staff are friendly and helpful, the kayak I hired was in good condition and they make sure you have the option of a life jacket.

Thank rogerleitch
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Jayne C
November 15, 2017|
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Response from Brad G | Property representative |
Hi Jayne Thank you for your inquiry. We are located at 222 Gympie Terrace Noosaville.
January 19, 2016|
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Response from lizatkinson101 | Reviewed this property |
Owner is Brad I think. A chap named Greg works there a lot. One of the boat handlers is a young lad named Jace. All very nice chaps.