Offer a huge variety of jet boating and wilderness adventure packages in Fiordland and Southland. Experience NZ’s most daring and exhilarating jet boat ride! Trips include a jet boat ride across Lake Hauroko & jet boating down the Wairaurahiri River, NZ’s most exciting Grade 3 white water rapids!
If you would like more information or to make a booking please give us a call on 0800 270 556. Callers outside New Zealand phone +64 3 225 8174 Our office is located at 17 Main Street, Otautau 9610, New Zealand.
Your Driver Paul Roff – ‘Roffy’ has been driving Jet Boats for many years and is the real deal when it comes to being a real southern man. When he isn’t out having a great time with his customers on the Wairaurahiri river he can be found hunting or riding a Motorbike along side his wife Gwen. Paul is the only Jet Boat operator on the Wairaurahiri River and Lake Hauroko with a 100% safety record.
Full Day Wilderness Experience: The Longest, Most Daring and Exhiliarating Jet Boat Trip In New Zealand $225 pp Duration 5-6 hours
Waitutu Lodge Overnight: $250 pp + $30 Per night pp Jet Boat across Lake Hauroko and Down the Wairaurahiri River – 83 Kms of Grade 3 Rock Strewn Whitewater Rapids to the Wild South Coast. Overnight stay at Waitutu Lodge – the southernmost accomodation in New Zealand. On the return trip you will experience the full force of Grade 3 rapids. Trout Fishing – Good Stocks for Taking – Hunting – Abundant Deer & Pig
Helicopter Jet Ride Combo: $330 pp Duration 5-6 hours Jet Boat across Fiordland’s Lake Hauroko and down the Wairaurahiri River – 27 Kms of Grade 3 Rock Strewn White-water Rapids to the Wild South Coast and Return. Includes: Helicopter flight – Bush Style Venison BBQ Lunch -Jet Boat up the Wairaurahiri River A 2 Day Hiking Plus Jet Boat Return
Tuatapere South Coast Track: $225 pp Two days Start from Bluecliffs Beach, Te Waewae Bay and Hike along the South Coast Track to Port Craig Village Accomodation at Historic Schoolhouse. The follow the track along an historical logging tramway almost to the Wairaurahiri River. Cross the Sandhill Viaduck and the Huge Percy Burn Viaduct. Then onto the Edwin and Francis Burn Viaducts. Meet up with the Jet Boat for a 2 Hrs of solid thrills of Grade 3 rapids.
Hikers In or Out – one way transport $189 pp One way transport to and from The South Coast Track, Hump Ridge Track, Waitutu Lodge, Wairaurahiri Hut. Conditions
Half Day Experience – For those short on time. $180 pp Duration 2-3 hours Jet Boat across Lake Hauroko and down the first and most exciting half of the Wairaurahiri River taking in ‘Sparkplug’ rapid and ‘The Vulcans’ to the ‘Black Swirl Hole’ and return. Great for those short on time, yet wish to experience this wild wonderland
Enjoy hunting and fishing Price TBA The Wairaurahiri River has a good stock of fit Brown trout and the surrounding Waitutu forest has an abundance of Red deer and Wild Boar. We do cater for the outdoor sports person.
The Team Builder:– An exciting experience for groups and corporates, great for team building and work functions. Contact us and let us customize your activity with you, we promise you your delegates will never forget this day and will thank you for it. Options include; A scenic helicopter flight, scenic Launch ride on Lake Hauroko, exciting jet boat ride on the Wairaurahiri River, Scenic Painting Demonstration by Wayne Edgerton, Morning & Afternoon tea at ‘Yesteryear Cafe’, All day bar-b-que including wild venison and a seafood surprise. Maximum 80 Pax