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25 Minute Jet Boat experience on the Kawarau River with Goldfields Jet

Goldfields Jet 2018 Limited

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As the sole operator on the lower end of the Kawarau Gorge, you enter the best of both worlds during your 25 minute adrenaline rush, navigate the shallow, braided waters of the Bannockburn arm before heading up stream through the narrow Kawarau Gorge to the base of the Staircase Rapids. Our nimble 13 - 17 seat boats ensures you feel it all with purpose built big block V8s packing over 550 horse power combined with multiple full 360 spins, you wont look anywhere else. Experience the best!

What You'll Get


Your highly trained driver will navigate the shallow, braided waters of the Bannockburn arm at epic speeds, then,power up stream through the breathtakingly narrow Kawarau Gorge, racing past canyon walls before arriving at the base of the impressive staircase rapids. The only ride to offer shallow water and deep rapids in one adrenaline filled hit, with multiple 360 spins!

Stop At:

• Kawarau River, New Zealand

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • If you are in a wheelchair please call ahead of your booking to inform our staff so we can arrange alternative pick up
  • Children must be over 5 years of age and weigh over 22kgs. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Goldfields Jet operates in most weather conditions please dress accordingly
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
  • Full length spray jackets & life jackets
  • Video & photos available for purchase of your trip
  • Lockers to store your belongings during your experience
  • All Taxes and GST are included
  • Free Parking
  • Please Check in 15 minutes before your booked departure time

  • Transportation to/from attraction

25 minutes

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Goldfields Jet 2018 Limited in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

The Fine Print

7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised Goods and services.