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Hanmer Springs Attractions

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Address: Ferry Bridge, Hanmer Springs 7360, New Zealand
Phone Number: 0800 661 538
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JET Hanmer Spring’s spectacular Waiau Gorge, for an unforgettable...

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 5.30pm.

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Awesome Father's Day present

What a ride on the jet boat, so fast and plent of thrills. The 360s were great, and the information about the local area was really appreciated. Good length of time for the trip... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a ride on the jet boat, so fast and plent of thrills. The 360s were great, and the information about the local area was really appreciated. Good length of time for the trip and great to watch our whole trip back at base. Thanks.

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed it!! We hope to see you again soon :) More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Hubby and I did the Jetboat and an afternoon of quad biking. Gees these guys must really hate their jobs, poor buggers. The jet boating was good, especially when they do the 360 degree spins. But my fav was the quad biking. You can leave and return as clean as you started like the 3 other guys in our group... More 

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you so much keithkez for the fantastic review! We always love it when people don't care about getting muddy, Dirt is gooood! We are so happy you had a great time and we hope to see you both again for some more fun :) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

I partook in the bungee jump with thrill seekers hanmer springs and can honestly say is that i had my reservations (horrid fear of heights) . The team of Mark, Marc, Karen and Jen (i hope i got the names right) in good humor made it an awesome experience. I would highly recommend this company especially for a first time... More 

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for the fabulous review Georgia! We always think it's awesome when people jump off the bridge- but it is especially AWESOME when someone faces their fear and comes out the other end smiling as big as you were! AND we have to say a massive thank you for making us laugh long after you left...... you know why!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Thanks so much for an incredible adventure. Love the white water rafting and the wee surprise at the end. Would so recommend these guys. Staff wonderful and the scenery stunning

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HanmerSpringsAttract, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the fantastic review Suzy! It was such a pleasure having you both here and we also have to say a huge WOW on doing the rock jump!! Legend!! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

We took our French exchange student here to have some family fun doing the Quad bike Adventure. We have been here before any my 2 children bungee jumped off the bridge. The service is great, safety explained in detail and amazing guides who tailor the ride to the guests. Overall experience was awesome and that is why we keep coming... More 

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Thrillseekers-Adv, Reservations at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Hi Tracy, thank you so much for your amazing review! We are so pleased you enjoyed your Quad Biking trip and we all look forward to seeing you again for another adventure! More 

South Island, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here so our Italian visitor could do a bungee. Needless to say that 8 hours later he still has a hige smile. That adide I was very impressed with the whole set up they have there.

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Thrillseekers-Adv, Public Relations Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review- we are pleased you stopped in and had a great time! We hope to see you again. More 

Taupo, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

One stop adventure shop. You can go bungy jumping, quad biking, jet boating, rafting, canoeing, you name it... All from a beautiful adventure base jutting out over the cliff overlooking the river. Amazing!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Sorry Karen for late review  ! But you guys are AMAZING Awesome service , we did jet boat and bungy . Out overall experience was fantastic. Safety – they take extra care of your safety, they explain each activity in detail so that we know what can expect . The entire staff is very friendly and go extra mile... More 

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

I went to go rafting got told n town to go out to the site ready for the 2pm trip When I got there I was told that they where not going today! Very poor service

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Thrillseekers-Adv, Manager at Hanmer Springs Attractions, responded to this review

Hi Knuckles1977 any chance you could contact me on christian@thrillseekers.co.nz as I would like to hear a little more of why you were told we were unable to take you? Christian Chester - Operations Manager, Hanmer Springs Acttractions More 

Richmond, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

What a white knuckle ride we enjoyed on the twin V8 jet boat. Aaron who I will call the pilot handled the jet boat with so much skill I will say it tops the Shotover ride in Queens Town. I would also like to thank Daryll who greeted the 3 of us, everything was organised but in a friendly casual... More 

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