West Coast Jet Boating and Jet Skiing
A wild land full of clear cascading rivers and towering brooding mountains, the West Coast is ideally suited for jetboating. West Coast Jet Boating and Jet Skiing offers a heart-stopping opportunity to explore this region’s pristine waterways and spectacular forests as you shoot upstream its gushing mountain rivers. Alternatively try your hand at the thrilling experience of jet skiing. more
The West Coast offers a range of jetboating options including New Zealand’s only mountain to the sea jetboating adventure, jetboating into the UNESCO World Heritage Listed Mt Aspiring National Park and many more options. Be energised by the thrill of the experience of navigating gushing rivers at high speed and enthralled by the majesty of the region’s stunning beauty. Enjoy this fantastic iconic water sport pioneered in New Zealand.
Mobile-friendly - Visit New Zealand's only White Heron (Kotuku) nesting colony. The beautiful White Heron breeds only in a single secret location in what is one of the most romantic parts of the country—in the Waitangiroto nature reserve—part of the South Westland World Heritage area. Rainforest nature tours and scenic jetboating all year round.
Mobile-friendly - 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 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 - Shallow water jet boating in spectacular wilderness rivers. River Jet Safari (one hour) fast paced, jet boat ride into the World Heritage-listed Mt Aspiring National Park. Enjoy a 50-kilometre wilderness river journey amidst native beech forest, ancient river valleys and rugged ice-capped mountains, or combine this trip with a spectacular heli-jet combo.
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