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Address: Kawarau Gorge | State Highway 6 (SH6), Cromwell, New Zealand
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These guys are the best

Our Rest Home Residents have been Jet boating with goldfields for many years, while we are in central on our yearly holiday. These guys they go out of there way to make sure our... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Lisa H
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Our Rest Home Residents have been Jet boating with goldfields for many years, while we are in central on our yearly holiday. These guys they go out of there way to make sure our residents not only enjoy there trip but make it something they are able to come home and tell there family about.. If you are wanting a... More 

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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the kind words, we are always happy to do whatever we can to help and it is aways great to know that your guys are going away with a good experience, or though I do wonder if their family thinks they have all gone mad when they tell them they have been jet boating. (after all... More 

Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Our group was interested in riding in a thrilling jet ride, but didn't have time in Queenstown. We decided to check out a few wineries and ended up at Wild Earth for lunch and wine tasting. Goldfield's was operating in the adjacent room and were so glad to have stumbled upon it. We got more time on the jet for... More 

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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and Im so pleased that it all worked out for you. More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Did this on a whim while we were in Cromwell - having done quite a few jetboat trips already and always enjoying them. Let me tell you this one was by far the best. More exciting than the Shotover jet as well as quite a bit cheaper, with fun little breaks where the driver told us about the area. If... More 

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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review, it is always good to get a review from someone that knows the differance from the other trips and Im pleased we stack up aganst the others. More 

Lancaster, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Did the jet boat today, these were just fantastic! A 40 minute trip, up & down the gorges, about 4 X 360 spins, Pete, the 'pilot' was just fantastic, can't praise him enough. Stop researching, just book these guys & enjoy!!!!

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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this review

HAHAHAHA God I hope Pete doesn't read this he'll be after a pay rise. Thanks for the reveiw though and great you had such a good time. More 

Perth, Australia
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Stayed in Queenstown, and drove past this on the way to our hotel. Being located in the Gorge, it looked rather appealing...Arriving in Queenstown, and seeing the jet boats in the big OPEN lake, certainly makes Goldfields Jet look MUCH more attractive. On our way out of Queenstown, we gave Goldfields Jet a go. IT WAS FABULOUS. Getting close to... More 

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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review and for the really great advice for others. More 

Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

The Goldfields jet was a great experience! Simply, thrilling fun!! Our guide was entertaining, and captured the audience well. Prepare to get wet!! (Life vests and rain coats are provided).

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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this review

Glad you had a good time and thanks for the review. More 

Philadelphia, PA
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858 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 939 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Armed with a BookMe website discount, I took my family on this jetboat trip. An excellent choice. The ride through the gorge was exciting and great fun (and a little wet, even with the rain jackets they gave us). While the location might not be the most convenient for some (it's almost as far as Cromwell), I think it's worth... More 

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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for the review and for the good advice for other travellers, I agree with you if you go Jet boating on anything than a all river trip your missing out big time. More 

London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We booked the trip by booking NZ website for 51€ pp, the staff were absolutely wonderful in accommodating us as we had arrived late. The guy who took us on the trip was excellent and very informative about the river and the gold mining history, We had approximately 30 minutes of exhilaration, getting up to incredible speeds as he drove... More 

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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this review

Thanks heaps for your reveiw Im pleased you enjoyed yourself. More 

Singapore, Singapore
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60 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

I didn't know what to expect but go with my husband's choice and it turned out to be an unforgettable experience. With life jacket and a coat, we were driven through the Kawarau Gorge which was the gold mining region. The driver will signal us before he did the 360 degree spin and this is the most exhilarating part of... More 

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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this review

Hi. Thanks for coming out with us and Im pleased to hear you had a good time with us. Thanks again. More 

Benowa, Australia
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

That is an awesome ride. 40 minutes of splash and dash, with 360 degree spins galour. A smile from ear to ear. One of the best activities my family experienced while here on holidays. Very friendly staff and the cafe has great coffee and nice food to go with your wine. Special thanks to our jet boat driver, he was... More 

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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this review

Thank very much for the review. Im very happy to hear you really enjoyed you time with us. More 

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