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JET Hanmer Spring’s spectacular Waiau Gorge, for an unforgettable experience in a beautiful environment. Manoeuvre with classic jet boat power 30kms along the Waiau River, under the historic bridge and between deep canyon walls. BUNGY from the historic 135 year old Waiau Ferry bridge, for a 35 metre free fall to the river canyon below. Experience the adrenalin high on the way down and pure elation on the bounce back up! RAFT an alpine river and marvel at the twist rock, water holes, pink marble and faultline. In clear water you may see salmon and trout as you float down the Waiau River canyon. Take off on a QUAD BIKE tour - challenge the terrain, river bed creek crossings, mud and Hanmer Springs farmland trails. You can also enjoy Paintball and Clay Bird Shooting in this wonderful natural environment. Groups, team building and conferences are also catered for.With a host of exciting and fun activities, this is an adventure for the whole family to enjoy! Open daily 9.00am to 5.00pm.
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“jet boating” (52 reviews)
“quad bikes” (26 reviews)
“bungy jump” (20 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Hanmer Springs 7360, New Zealand
+64 800 661 538
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We came to Hanmer for my dads 80th. I was a bit worried about dad walking down from the booking office to the boat but it was no problem at all. Our boat skipper drove him down in the ute. The jetboating it self was...More

Thank mattbriar d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the jetboating experience. You are in the boat for a good amount of time and it's very exhilarating. The views are spectacular. The driver had a great sense of humour and stops along the way to talk about some history and geology while...More

1  Thank X9336EBjessicab
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great time, highly recommend. Darryl the driver was fantastic & informative. Even have heated hand holders so don't let a cold day put you off.

Thank Jason G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I come from a jetboating background, where I have competed in Jetboat Marathons all over NZ. I've been on a couple of other tourist jet boat rides over the years and thought they were pretty 'ho hum' because I've been spoilt growing up doing this....More

1  Thank marniemark2017
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely horrific. My group of 11 got the "white water rafting" for pretty much half price, and still felt robbed. Absolute rip off. You sit awkwardly in a raft for an hour going downstream at walking speed, before transferring to a speed boat and returning...More

Thank Kyle C
HanmerSpringsAttract, Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Hi Kyle, Thanks for the review, we take any negative feedback seriously and we are always looking for room to improve, any chance you can please email me any specifics on what you didn't enjoy so we can look at where we can make changes....More

Reviewed 29 June 2017

I would highly recommend going here to bungy. Everyone was so nice and easy-going. The only thing I wish is that they posted on their website that you have to pay for pictures additionally. I did not mind because I wanted them, but I looked...More

Thank Sara K
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Thankyou to all the staff at Hanmer Springs Attractions for the most EPIC bungy jump experience!!!Thanks especially to James (Croc Dundee), Aaron and Dani, your wit and professionalism were outstanding. And the scenery!? Awesome!!!

Thank ProperOZ
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Had an absolute blast. My mum & cousin came over to visit from Australia, mum decided we would do the tandem bungy! They staff were great! We were the last group of the day and they were just as bright and bubbly as they would...More

Thank crystallee16
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Total novice. Was scared but determined. Had a blast. Staff were awesome. Day was stunning. .Thank you

Thank KerryJim M
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant afternoon on the quad bike tour. All the staff were super friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend everyone comes here.

Thank Shoshana W
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Shaun M
6 January 2015|
Response from ogswoman | Reviewed this property |
Hi Shaun, Jet boat ride is a fun activity and all passenger are well seated (not allowed to stand up considering the speed) on board. I'm concerned that it appears no access for the wheel chair bound as the boat is located... More