Wairaurahiri Jet (W Jet)

Explore Southern Fiordland. Breathtaking Wairaurahiri River, grade 3 rock strewn rapids. Fiordlands remote untouched scenery, lunch and guided walks included. Bird watching, fishing, hunting & Hiking are only a few activities. Local friendly operator


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Jet boat from the Lake to the sea, 94 kilometers of jet boating, on New Zealand’s wildest jet boat-able river and New Zealand's deepest lake (Hauroko),

Adventure and Fiordland’s breathtaking scenery awaits. Short guided walks and a kiwi style lunch are included along with magnificent scenery the rugged south Coast provides.

6 hour duration. Jet boat grade 3 rapids in our specially designed twin engine jet boat. Departs 10 am from Lake Hauroko returning at 4 pm.

Helicopter Jet boat options available and overnight stays at Waitutu Lodge. Trampers / hikers pick up or drop off with the South Coast & Hump Ridge tracks.

Wairaurahiri River is a awesome fishing river. Kayak or rafting pickups from the coast. Great value family adventure.

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Physical address

1260 Clifden Highway RD1, Tuatapere, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $279.00
(15 year(s) and under)
Other charges:
Price listed apply to our All Day Adventure other options and price on request.
Further pricing information:
Dependent on weather and number of participant. 6-12 passengers for trip to go ahead.
Cancellation policy:
Dependent on weather conditions, Lake and river levels. Full refund given due to Wairaurahiri Jet cancelling the plan adventure, less agent fee if applicable. other refunds upon its merits :)

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
Manapouri airport 106 kilometers, Invercargill airport 120 kilometers,
Proximity to coach terminal:
Te Anau 132 kilometres, Invercargill 115 kilometers, Tuatapere 47 kilometers.
Proximity to town:
Distance from Te Anau to departure point 126 kilometers, Distance from Invercargill to departure point 112 kilometers, Distance from Tuatapere to departure point 47 kilometers.

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Opening times

Business hours:
10am departure, 4 pm return (All Day Adventure) other options available
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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