Remember the old tourism marketing campaign “Don’t Leave Town till you’ve seen the country”? Well, now more than ever we need to help each other by supporting local operators.

Without international tourism right now we need your support to stay in business, so we’re offering a special Level 2 “Burst Your Bubble Without Bursting Your Bubble” experience!

Bubble Blast

If you’ve never experienced a jet boat ride on a river considered the home of jet boating, right on the doorstep of Christchurch, then here’s our introductory Level 2 Special Deal:
‘Bubble Blast’ – 20mins skimming the braided shallows of the Waimakariri with JUST YOUR BUBBLE. You don’t share the ride with anyone else. It’s our way to introduce you and your family to this uniquely Kiwi invention as safely as possible! Bookings essential - call 0800 26 36 26.

Adults: $45, Kids under 15yrs: $30 (minimum 2 adults) - available 10am & 3pm & days a week.

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Canyon Safari

Our regular 1 hour ‘Canyon Safari’ exploring the majestic Waimakariri Canyon is still on too – every day at midday – departures from our Rubicon base via Springfield. Bookings essential - call 0800 26 36 26.

Adults: $125, Kids under 15yrs: $95 (minimum 2 adults)

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We are the premier Canterbury and Christchurch jet boat operator so call now - 0800 26 36 26.

All other advertised Tours or Combos are by request during Level 2 Covid-19 restrictions and can be discussed case by case.


Canyon Safaris Tours and Pricing

Canyon Safaris

Departs close to Springfield just over one hour west of Christchurch in the spectacular canyon that runs through the foothills of the Southern Alps.

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Braided Shallows Tours and Pricing

Braided Shallows

Departs from Hamilton Quay, Kaiapoi in the Waimakariri Regional Park just 20 minutes north of Christchurch. Enjoy spins and speed in the shallow braided section of this amazing river.

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Spectacular Hamilton Jet Boat Spins

New Zealand Jet Boating at its Best!

What others are saying

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Enjoyed this thrilling ride and the amazing views :) Paul made the experience more enjoyable with the frequent 360 spins. My little one enjoyed this a lot :)

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5 out of 5 stars  Reviewed 24 April 2019
Sangeetha Gopalan

"Lovely Experience"

Paul gave us a fantastic river jet experience - complete with a high speed upstream trip, informative commentary and the famous 360 degree spins. He also helped us with a pickup from and drop to Christchurch, which was very helpful. Wonderful

5 out of 5 stars  Reviewed 3 June 2019
Sinhasupriyo from Kolkata