Hurunui River Jet Boat Ride - 45 Minutes

Explore the wild coastline and beautiful farmland of the Hurunui River region on a thrilling 45 minute jet boat ride near Hanmer Springs, New Zealand.
Hurunui River Jet Boat Ride - 45 Minutes


  • Exciting 45 minute jet boat ride on Hurunui River

  • Blast through the Hurunui River at heart racing speeds

  • 360-degree spins and drifts thrown in for good measure

  • Explore the wild coastline or beautiful farmland

  • Wind your way through shallow river braids and dramatic canyons

  • Located near Hanmer Springs and Christchurch

More info


  • 45 minute jetboat ride
  • Life jackets to be supplied


  • The duration of this experience is 45 minutes


  • 1767 Domett Road state highway 1

Departure Location

  • The meeting point for this experience is on Dommett Road, Domett
  • It is located one hour north of Christchurch on the State Highway 1 Bridge over the Hurunui River south of Cheviot

What To Bring

  • Warm clothing, sunglasses and suitable footwear are required, rain and lifejackets are provided

Additional Information

  • Please note availability is subject to capacity, river and weather conditions
  • Minimum of 2 passengers required for a trip (1 adult)
  • Toilet facilities are available
  • Minimum age 5, children defined as 5-13 years
  • Jet boating is an adventure activity which means that a certain amount of risk is involved Passengers must be physically able, pregnant women are discouraged

Cancellation Policy

  • Change your booking up to 24 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 24 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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