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Fair Dinkum Bike Tours - Day Tours

170-182 Mayers St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4053 6999
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7 Day Cairns to Cape Tour - Well organised but disappointing

The good Bikes are new every season and are kept in great shape, didn't have any concerns... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Bradlee18
,
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
Dream trip achieved.

I have done the Cairns to Cape York tour with Fair Dinkum Bike tours twice, first time was from... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Stumps-94
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Bairnsdale, Australia
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Want the come on the trail bike adventure of a lifetime, Join us at Fair Dinkum Bike Tours Australia's premier motorcycle adventure company with 15 years experience. Be guided by professional qualified staff,non riders can join in our custom built support truck. We purchase brand new trail bikes every season you can't go wrong.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“dirt bike” (3 reviews)
“cape york” (9 reviews)
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170-182 Mayers St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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+61 7 4053 6999

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The good Bikes are new every season and are kept in great shape, didn't have any concerns regarding being held up. Obviously Dave has a lot of pride in his equipment. The days were well organised and experience shone through Well accommodated and didn't go...More

6  Thank Bradlee18
David W, Owner at Fair Dinkum Bike Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thanks for the comments Brad, yes I have been doing this a long time and don't let the truth get in the way of your story but hey you are in your 20's and it was the 4 of you in your group I had...More

Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

I have done the Cairns to Cape York tour with Fair Dinkum Bike tours twice, first time was from Cairns to the Cape and then rode from Cape York to Cairns. On both occasions my experience was nothing short of amazing, from bike preparation, food,...More

Thank Stumps-94
David W, Owner at Fair Dinkum Bike Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thanks Stumps was great to have you and your group on the ride, as you mentioned peoples ambitions and capability are sometimes confused. Anyway we keep riding on and do what we do best.. Cheers Fair Dinkum crew.

Reviewed 3 July 2017

My friends and I have just completed the Cairns to Cape York ride with another person.Due to the group being small,the other group had to pull out a few days before departure,we were told by Dave that there would be no support vehicle and no...More

11  Thank pacca2017
David W, Manager at Fair Dinkum Bike Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

I think we have been hacked by the opposition.. Thanks trip advisor

Reviewed 28 June 2017

Very disappointing ride.. The website looks great but we did not do many of the things listed in the web site. false advertising in my opinion- We did not have a support vehicle nor did we have a sweep rider. Dave would take off and...More

17  Thank Ahmet_au
David W, Owner at Fair Dinkum Bike Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thank you for your comments Ahmet, it was expected due to your non participation with the other riders, as we had a very small group, you were sent the information before you arrived and did not read it until you got to our premises on...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

Dave & Nathan put on a great 3 day tour. They selected a good combo of single tracks, fire trails, open dirt & 4WD tracks. Both clearly pointed out the potential dangers & then let you determine how hard you were prepared to ride. Nights...More

1  Thank garybarnesy2017
David W, Owner at Fair Dinkum Bike Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Hi Gary, great to see you on the tour with the rest of your group. The weather held out and even though I said you won't need a jumper well murphy's law it was cold at the Lions Den that's for sure. If ever you...More

Reviewed 25 August 2016

Dave, the owner, is an experienced trail rider. He doesn't take to incompetents in the sport. I struggled, as a novice, but Dave allowed for that in the tracks he chose to ride. This isn't a green lane easy ride, but is intended as a...More

Thank Chris D
David W, Owner at Fair Dinkum Bike Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2016

Thanks for your review Chris, we try to accommodate everyone however we try to accommodate riders who struggle with basic skills and can be a challenge for sure.. It was a pleasure to have you and to think you flew all the way from the...More

Reviewed 16 August 2016

Great part of the country to see, overall I'm glad I did it. The riding itself was great fun, and the bikes were tip top. However, likely due to us being a small group, there was very little in the way of hospitality/banter/conversation/laughs/information between riding....More

2  Thank Rob D
David W, Owner at Fair Dinkum Bike Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2016

Thanks for taking the time to write this review Rob.We have been operating for 16 years and during this time have taken a lot of riders on various tours, however not everyone is capable to do it. There are always going to be the ones...More

Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent ride great mix of trails very well look after great accommodation and meals it was nice and wet dave was very patient thanks again dave

Thank keronsmithard
David W, Owner at Fair Dinkum Bike Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2016

Thanks Keron for coming on our 3 day tour, yes the Creb track did live up to its reputation and Chris had a memorable 21st Birthday. Thanks again from the Fair Dinkum crew..

Reviewed 15 July 2016

What can I say bests tour iv ever been on . Best riding though different terrains every day and that keeps u on your toes Bikes were well maintained every night Very reliable Camp site was like a five star hotel tents mosquitos free Excellent...More

Thank gaz660
David W, Owner at Fair Dinkum Bike Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2016

Thanks Blocka.. ha ha all the nicknames will stick now.. Thanks again for coming on the tour, it was a great group and we had a few laughs.. Everyone got to the top without incident, this is always a bonus.. I bet you appreciated the...More

Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Stoked that I made it to the top of the Cape with Dave and Fair Dinkum Bike Tours on a ride in July 2016! I chose to do the ride with Fair Dinkum because I wanted confidence that the bikes would be reliable and I...More

Thank smcdonald1006
David W, Owner at Fair Dinkum Bike Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2016

Hi Steve, thanks for the review, having a good group of riders is always a bonus for us, and makes the tours easy. Even though the first day was a good test and everyone got a nickname, we had a heap of laughs, was all...More

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