Pricing and Conditions

High season Low season
(Dec - Apr) (May - Nov)
Per night $80.00 - $110.00 $80.00 - $110.00
Per night $70.00 - $80.00 $70.00 - $80.00
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Other charges angle-down

Spectators fee $14

Terms and conditions angle-down

Minimum height 1.2 mtrs. Commission rate available on request. An activity waiver must be signed on arrival prior to the undertaking any activity in the park. All persons under 18 must have a parent or guardian sign the waiver, all children under 14 must be accompanied on the ride by someone 15 years+ Note individual activities may have separate terms and conditions or requirements for participation. Full terms and conditions can be provided on arrival or may be e-mailed on request.

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Full refund for cancellations received more than 24 hours before the booked activity No refund can be given if cancelled within 24 hours of booked activity start time. Third party fees such as credit card fees and certain booking fees may not be included in the refund, depending on booking method.

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Skywire - A world-first high-speed suspension wire ride designed to thrill while revealing the striking natural environment of the Cable Bay Adventure Park. A combination flying fox and chairlift sees the riders soar in a four-person carriage 1.6 kilometres across a native forest valley reaching speeds up to 100kph, both forward and backwards for a total trip distance of 3.2 km. Although not for the faint hearted, it is family friendly and a great mix of scenery and thrill that can be enjoyed without a complete sense of terror. The lasting memories of this 10 minute ride are the wonderful views of the native forest and silence broken only by the chorus of native birds.

Opening times

Business hours:
0900 - 1700hrs, 7 days.
Months of operation:
All months of the year


194 Cable Bay Road, Nelson Central, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
Approx 30 minutes from Nelson Airport.
decisions Proximity to town:
Approx 14 minutes from Nelson city.

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