Alpine Airboats - Tours and Pricing

Our brand new Airboat operation is available in select locations on the Waimakariri River (predominantly at our Braided Blast location at the Waimakariri Regional Park). Guests are asked to call 0800 26 36 26 for confirmation of location, time and dates available. 

Come and experience the sensation of skimming over wet stones in a genuine American style Airboat in Air Force 2. 

Airblast - 20min

$75 Adult          $55 Child 


* Summer Special *

In conjunction with Melton Estate Winery we offer an exclusive Lunch and Airboat experience for $149pp - departing West Melton during Summer Thursday to Sunday 20 min Airblast and 3 course lunch -

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What to bring

Please bring your own:

  • jacket 
  • hat
  • and gloves - although we do have all these available if you forget.

We recommend you bring the following items for your experience:

  • Sunglasses and sun block - especially in the summer months
  • Warm clothes -  conditions can be cool even in summer.

What you get

We supply:

  • Life jackets
  • glasses if you don't have your own sunnies!


Descriptions and prices current
October 1st 2020 to March 31st 2021.
All prices include GST

Pre-schoolers aged 2 – 4 are free and must be accompanied by an adult

Children are aged 5 – 15 must be accompanied by an adult.

All tours require a minimum of 2 adults unless stated otherwise.


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