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Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet

Invercargill 9610, New Zealand
+64 3-225 8174
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Combined the jet boat trip with part of Humpridge Track - Fantastic idea!

We went to Tuatapere to do the Humpridge Track but the forecast of awful weather only gave us a two... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2018
721ejk57
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Shropshire, United Kingdom
Amazing experience!

Such a fun experience that I would recommend to absolutely anyone. 6 hours of pure fun with an... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2018
Felicity D
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+64 3-225 8174
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Reviewed March 1, 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

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Roffy32, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded March 2, 2018

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

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Reviewed February 19, 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

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Roffy32, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Great to get such a good review 😀.

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Reviewed January 11, 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

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Roffy32, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2018

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

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Reviewed September 6, 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

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Reviewed March 14, 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

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Paul R, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 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

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Reviewed February 24, 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

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Paul R, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2017

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

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Reviewed February 5, 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

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Paul R, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2017

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

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Reviewed December 30, 2016

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

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Paul R, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2017

Thanks Marg for your great review, Cheers Roffy

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Reviewed December 9, 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!

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Paul R, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 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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Reviewed October 24, 2016

Humpridge Jet Wairaurahiri Adventures is a world class jet boat tour. The landscapes are simply breathtaking and the ride is more than thrilling. Our tour also included a lunch that beyond amazing with home made food. This jet boat ride is a serious contender for...More

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Paul R, Owner at Wairaurahiri Wilderness Jet, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2016

Cheers Guy's for that great review, Roffy

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