Murchison Family Fun and Activities
Murchison is known as the 'Whitewater Capital' of New Zealand. Located in Nelson, Murchison has many rivers perfect for boating, fishing, kayaking and white water rafting. With a wide range of fun family activities, Murchison is the perfect holiday destination for the entire family. Many adventures in Murchison are suitable for children, so there's no need to leave the kids at home. Bring the kids and grandparents and enjoy some fabulous family activities and entertainment. more
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Let us take you on a thrilling 40 minute jet boat ride on the mighty Buller River, as we carve our way through the pink granite rock of the canyons, pass waterfalls and surf on the earthquake rapids, right in the heart of historic gold mining country. Absolutely unbeatable Jet Boating in NZ.
Welcome to Murchison Heli Tours, a place to see all the wonders 'our world' has to offer. Offering a professional helicopter transport operation, specialising in scenic flights and charters, hunting/fishing drops, heli-biking/tramping, kayaking and rafting, commercial operations and flight training. Take a moment to explore the various scenic flights we offer. Fly with us across untouched New Zealand landscapes.
Walk New Zealand's longest swing bridge, crossing the beautiful Buller Gorge. View the 4.5-metre-high Whites Creek Faultine—epicentre of the 1929 Murchison earthquake. Try your hand at gold panning, or if you dare fly back high across the Buller river on the high speed Cometline. En route to the West Coast.
Mobile-friendly - Ultimate Descents New Zealand offers the opportunity to explore the wild and scenic rivers in our region. We have an extensive range of river trips from 1/2 Day tours, thru to multi-day heli-rafting expeditions. Family owned and operated, we are whitewater rafting specialists.
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