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Your adventure starts by walking over New Zealand's Longest Swingbridge. It's a massive 110 mtrs, crossing the Buller River which is one of the countries longest free flowing rivers.
A 5 minute walk takes you across the 1929 Whites Creek earthquake fault line and on to the boat jetty. Life jackets on then Climb aboard one of our Chevy powered V8 jet boats. Hang on tight as you race down the mighty Buller Canyon at high speed and when the driver signals your in for a 360 degree spin. With 40 minutes on the river there's also lots of time to see the historic gold miners tunnel that was hand dug through the mountain, the pristine waters and native forest, the bird song and brown trout of the scenic reserve.
Buller Canyon Jet, 32 Waller St. Beechwoods Complex, Main Road, Murchison, Nelson, New Zealand.
- Business hours:
- 9.am to 4.00pm
- Months of operation:
- All months of the year
Facilities and Features
- Proximity to town:
- All Boats depart from Buller gorge swingbridge 14 km south of Murchison
Pricing and Conditions
(15 year(s) and under)
- Other charges:
- includes entry to Buller Gorge Swingbridge
- Further pricing information:
- Our policy of safety first may necessitate we change your journey slightly if river conditions are adverse.