Enjoy the spectacular scenery along the Waiau River. Jet through narrow gorges, white water rapids and braided shallows.
You’ll experience travelling across just centimetres of water or rotating through a 360˚spin, famous features of the amazing jetboat technology, first invented in New Zealand!
Let us know below what your desired date for this experience is. We will always do our best to get you the date you've asked for, but this may not always be possible. We'll send you an email when we've got you booked in and confirmed.
The price below is for a standard adult.
On request a FREE Shuttle Service is available between our Riverside Base and Town Ticket Office, as well as pickups from central Hanmer Springs accommodation
Departure times 11am, 1pm, and 3pm. More schedules on demand.
Length of trip 30 minutes. Allow 1 hour including safety briefing
Minimum numbers 2 full paying adults (or the equivalent eg 1 Adult, 2 Children). Minimum age 3 years*
Maximum numbers 17 per boat. 3 boats available.
Equipment provided Life jacket & spray proof jacket. Guests need: Warm coat, sunglasses. Hats and gloves in winter. Boats don’t operate when the river is in flood. 360° spins included