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Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our whole family (3 generations) voted this the most awesome experience for us all. We had fun getting wet as the lake was moderately rough but felt so safe as Roffy knows the lake and river like the back of his hand. Enjoyed his knowledge...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 1 March 2018

We went to Tuatapere to do the Humpridge Track but the forecast of awful weather only gave us a two day window for what is usually a three day walk. We talked to Paul Roff who came up with the idea of (i) prearranging to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Roffy32, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Hay thanks for your review guy's it was my pleasure to make it all happen for you. Cheers Roffy

Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Such a fun experience that I would recommend to absolutely anyone. 6 hours of pure fun with an experienced jet boating guide, who loves what he does. Give the Queenstown jet boating experiences a miss - this one is the real deal & is superb...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Felicity D
Roffy32, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Great to get such a good review 😀.

Reviewed 12 January 2018

had a fantastic trip with Roffy with amazing scenery, great commentary and plenty of thrills and exhilaration. Roffy is superb at gauging the mood of his passengers and tailoring his commentary to suit. He stopped along the way to point out areas of interest and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ken S
Roffy32, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Cheers for your great review, what makes it so easy is I enjoy being there with my clients as well

Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is an experience that you must personally savor! Lake Hauroko, with its most times calm lake, a water-tunnel of turbulent mysterious water of the might river that drains this lake - Rabbit Flat and to the thuddering Ocean. That's the Wairaurahiri River and the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Anne M
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We were very fortunate to have done this amazing trip.Southland had one of its wettest January on record and the day we went in early February was the first for two weeks.The weather was not great overcast with a driving drizzle on Lake Hauroko and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Paul R, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2017

Always a challenge to navigate the Wairaurahiri River thats what keeps me going, that challenge, Cheers for your great review hopefully we'll see you again. Roffy

Reviewed 25 February 2017

A great part of Southland to explore.Great trip you feel as if there is no one else around and you are on your own ,well you are .Such an isolated part of the world,quiet and unspoilt.As long as you keep moving the mozzies wont get...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Paul R, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2017

Always good to get a great review like this. Cheers Roffy

Reviewed 6 February 2017

Roffys personal service and knowledge of the area is second to none awesome day was had by all even down to the 4 year old.he custom fit the day into our needs which we greatly appreciated.this is a true kiwi experience and not like the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Paul R, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2017

Cheers for your great review,I'll bet the young one slept well that night. Cheers Roffy

Reviewed 31 December 2016

Excellent trip, great lunch, Roffy is knowledgable of local history, great views & bush, top class boat and safety equipment. Must do experience.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Paul R, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Thanks Marg for your great review, Cheers Roffy

Reviewed 9 December 2016

My family of 8 had a blast on this jetboat ride - thrills and spills, a great barbecue lunch to look forward to, plus a superb host in Roffy - fun, knowledgeable and professional. Two thumbs up!

Date of experience: December 2016
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Paul R, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2016

I had a great day with you guys as well lots of laughs, Thank you for your great review, Cheers Roffy

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Hi Gordon If you mean age? 4-5 years old so long as an accompanying adult ,
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