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Address: 17 Main Street | Otautau, Invercargill 9610, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-225 8174
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Trip of a life time

Done it about 4 time now and still love it the driver knows how to handle the boat which makes for exciting trip you just have to do it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Done it about 4 time now and still love it the driver knows how to handle the boat which makes for exciting trip you just have to do it.

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Paul R, Owner at Humpridge Jet Wairaurahiri Adventures, responded to this review

Four times! well you obviously enjoy this trip and you are right it has to be one of the best. Cheers for your review, Roffy More 

Invercargill, New Zealand
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The Wairauahiri River Jet boat ride has to be the best in the world. For about the same money as some other "world famous" jet boat rides you travel 22 km's down the river and 22 km's back as well as jetboating across the lake. A brilliant ride with a driver who knows every rock on the river by name.... More 

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Paul R, Owner at Humpridge Jet Wairaurahiri Adventures, responded to this review

Best jet boat ride in the world? well New Zealand has the best jet boat rides in the world and Humpridge Jet is the best jet boat ride in New Zealand so look at that you are right!! Cheers heaps for your kind review, Roffy More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We had a great trip with Paul. He picked us up at the Tuatapere hotel and took us to the lake. He gave us a bit of history of the lake. We stopped at Teal Bay for a walk to the hunters' hut before an exciting trip down the river to the Waitutu lodge, where we were staying the night.... More 

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Paul R, Owner at Humpridge Jet Wairaurahiri Adventures, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to write a review for us much appreciated. Cheers Roffy More 

Invercargill, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Wow what an amazing trip. We did this trip with Roffy. The scenery was amazing. We went with a group of friends. Roffy was amazing and a very skilful driver and the Wairaurahiri River is absolutely incredible. Roffy was very knowledgeable about the area. This is a must do! You won't be disappointed.

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Paul R, Owner at Humpridge Jet Wairaurahiri Adventures, responded to this review

Cheers for your great review! It's always a nice surprise when a review like this arrives. Regards Roffy More 

Queenstown, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

One of the highlights of our 2 months trip in NZ.The boat driver was very helful and kind to us. Thank you!

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Paul R, Owner at Humpridge Jet Wairaurahiri Adventures, responded to this review

The river was low the day was just perfect! I enjoyed the trip up the river as well. Thanks for your kind review. Roffy More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I was looking forward to a boat ride up a remote, winding river but never expected it to be so exhilarating and beautiful. Johan has obviously been driving the river for many years and his experience and boat skills added to the trip. It was a real highlight and Lake Hauroko is amazing.

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Paul R, Owner at Humpridge Jet Wairaurahiri Adventures, responded to this review

Thank-you for your great review, the driver wasn't Johan how ever but Roffy the original operator on the Wairaurahiri River 22 years to be exact, really pleased you enjoyed your trip with us. Cheers Roffy More 

Invercargill, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

I hadn't been down the Wairaurahiri river for nearly 30 years (and what a wonderful river it is, powerful, dangerous and dark, a real adventure) so was really looking forward to seeing it again. Paul (Roffy) was a great host, he knows the area, its wildlife and its stories and people well, and is generous in sharing his knowledge. He... More 

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Paul R, Owner at Humpridge Jet Wairaurahiri Adventures, responded to this review

Weather was great river low good company makes for great jet boating. Cheers Roffy More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

What a nice day we had 12/12/14 fantastic bbq and top notch tour guide (Roffy) was by far the best boat trip for price so far. Will deffently be recommending to other,

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Paul R, Owner at Humpridge Jet Wairaurahiri Adventures, responded to this review

Great to hear and thanks heaps for taking the time to review us. Cheers Roffy More 

Balclutha, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

What a cracker of a day! We couldn’t have struck it any better with the weather. Everyone had a great time and enjoyed the BBQ that was put on for lunch. Paul you were great value, thank you very much for such an awesome experience! Ypur really went the extra mile for us. Defiantly recommend this trip!

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Paul R, Owner at Humpridge Jet Wairaurahiri Adventures, responded to this review

After all the OTHER! weather we have been getting, we were really lucky on the day good company plenty of laughs Cheers all the best for 2015 ROFFY. More 

Gold Coast
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The weather was wet, cold and windy and we had a great day! Value for money was awesome with over 4 hours or river jet boating and a full hot lunch was provided. The scenery was brilliant and the owner / driver only too willing to help. It certainly pays to check out the local businesses away from the main... More 

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Paul R, Owner at Humpridge Jet Wairaurahiri Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Guy's thank-you for your review! we really did see the wild side of Lake Hauroko! Cheers Roffy More 

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Address: 17 Main Street | Otautau, Invercargill 9610, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-225 8174
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill

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