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JET Hanmer Spring’s spectacular Waiau Gorge, for an unforgettable experience in a beautiful environment. Manoeuvre with classic jet boat power 30kms along the Waiau River, under the historic bridge and between deep canyon walls. BUNGY from the historic 135 year old Waiau Ferry bridge, for a 35 metre free fall to the river canyon below. Experience the adrenalin high on the way down and pure elation on the bounce back up! RAFT an alpine river and marvel at the twist rock, water holes, pink marble and faultline. In clear water you may see salmon and trout as you float down the Waiau River canyon. Take off on a QUAD BIKE tour - challenge the terrain, river bed creek crossings, mud and Hanmer Springs farmland trails. You can also enjoy Paintball and Clay Bird Shooting in this wonderful natural environment. Groups, team building and conferences are also catered for.With a host of exciting and fun activities, this is an adventure for the whole family to enjoy! Open daily 9.00am to 5.00pm.
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“jet boating” (48 reviews)
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“bungy jump” (22 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Hanmer Springs 7360, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Definitely would highly recommend! Still not over the adrenaline! They were all so friendly and helpful.

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Megantrundle, thanks for taking the time to review. Glad to hear you enjoyed the bungee so much, its beautiful location with a great safe and fun team. Enjoy the rest of your holiday.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Surprised my hubby with a jet boat ride, bungy jump, clay bird shooting and the 4 wheelers for his 40th. Totally amazing the staff are easy to get along with fun to chat to and full off allot of information. The only down side for...More

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Barrettfamilyholiday, thanks for taking the time to review. Sounds like you guys a fantastic experience, it is quite good value when you start taking advantage of some of our combo packages. Sorry to hear about your husband being sick after the bungy, but I...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on Monday 21st May. I've gotta admit the bridge crossing Waiau Gorge was the attraction for me. Good to see heaps of people enjoying bungy jumping off the bridge or in a jet boat on the water.

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Michael-4551, thanks for taking the time to review. Its a stunning vista front eh the bridge and hopefully next time we can entice you to jump off it.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience, awesome staff, all round a great activity. Highly recommend bringing a beanie and gloves!

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Cody B, thanks for taking the time to review. Its great jet boat trip and yes we reccomend warms clothes, beanies and gloves in winter. Hopefully we see you again soon.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great jet boat ride - got cold and wet ( what more could you want) The staff were great, the equipment was well looked after. Great place to get you thrill seeking adventures from

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, thanks for taking the time to review and glad to hear you enjoyed your jet boat. We try and provide you with the best equipment depending on the conditions. Hope to see you again in the future.

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Carolynkang
31 December 2017|
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Response from HanmerSpringsAttract | Property representative |
Hi, we have contacted you via cell phone and changed the tour to our 2pm. Look forward to seeing you this afternoon.
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Shaun M
6 January 2015|
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Response from ogswoman | Reviewed this property |
Hi Shaun, Jet boat ride is a fun activity and all passenger are well seated (not allowed to stand up considering the speed) on board. I'm concerned that it appears no access for the wheel chair bound as the boat is located... More
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