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Skydive Ballistic Blondes Whangarei

9 Gloyn Road, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
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a must tick for your bucket list!

confronting your fears and years of being told it's dangerous and realising that with new... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
coppertopdebbie
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Whangarei, New Zealand
Amazing Skydive, superb views and affordable price

what an experience it was!!! Ballistic blondes provide an amazing sky dive exp. i did the 12000ft... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Shruti2122
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New Delhi, India
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9 Gloyn Road, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

confronting your fears and years of being told it's dangerous and realising that with new technology parachutes are actually controllable wing sections. the experience is life changing....confront your fear and do it anyway!!! i discovered what the colour of adrenaline was...definately brown !!!! The whole...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2017

what an experience it was!!! Ballistic blondes provide an amazing sky dive exp. i did the 12000ft tandem for a deal price of 100 NZD annd the photos costed me around 150 NZD!!! but worth every dollar spent... go for it and if u have...More

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Kelly C, Owner at Skydive Ballistic Blondes Whangarei, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Thanks for your awesome response! So pleased you enjoyed your experience. We love what we do and love to share the experience. Blue skies Kel

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Arrived at the allotted time, watched the safety video and within 15 mins was all strapped up ready to go. My instructor "Danny" was very thorough and professional and all the staff were very friendly. It was only a small aircraft so it was a...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

I purchased a grabone deal to do tandem 12000ft jump, definitely the most exhilarating experience. Great customer service at front desk considering i was 2hrs late for my jump as i travelled from AKL, worth the trip up BUT "dont be late". The only downside...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

Situated at the Whangarei Airport, we went up to 12,000 ft. in a tiny aircraft. The weather was really hot, so we were able to jump in our own clothes - shorts & T shirt. The views from the plane were outstanding and the professional...More

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Kelly C, Owner at Skydive Ballistic Blondes Whangarei, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to put up your review! Really pleased you enjoyed your experience with us. Welcome to our world :) Cheers Kel

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Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Did a 8000ft tandem skydive for my birthday , awesome experience , great bunch of people to deal , highly professional great fun , highly recommended

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Kelly C, Owner at Skydive Ballistic Blondes Whangarei, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2017

Thanks for taking the time to put up your review! Really pleased you enjoyed it! Hopefully see you guys back again for the higher one! Blue skies Kel

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Reviewed 9 January 2017

This was an amazing experience that I would recomend to others. Jim Scott was a incredible experienced instructer who explained things well and gave me the confidience to relax and enjoy it, knowing im in good hands. I will never forget . Best Day ever....More

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Kelly C, Owner at Skydive Ballistic Blondes Whangarei, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2017

Really pleased you had so much fun! Will tell Jim how much fun you had! Blue skies

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Reviewed 27 November 2016

Did this for a specific purpose, to promote my debut poetry book, Brave Vulnerable, but I ended up achieving far more than that. It was a personal, mind-blowing, symbolic experience. Aside from the funny looking head gear, everything was awesome. Nerve-racking, tummy churning for the...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

First time jump and couldn't have been in safer hands. Video expensive for what it is but they do get good footage. Would recommend to others

Thank Colin R
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Kelly C, Owner at Skydive Ballistic Blondes Whangarei, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2016

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Really pleased you felt safe and enjoyed your skydive with us! Blue skies Kel

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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended. Would go again. Nice staff and great service. Will be heading there again during my next trip to qtwn.

Thank karee0
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Kelly C, Owner at Skydive Ballistic Blondes Whangarei, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

Really pleased you enjoyed your experience! Many thanks for taking the time to put up a review. Blue skies Kel

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Response from Andrew T | Reviewed this property |
They did not offer this to us but the pro carried a video camera on his wrist. They charged extra for this video, for inflight stills and for higher quality ground stills. Sorry, I cannot remember the prices.
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