Get set for a 2-hour fully guided Hanmer Springs Rafting trip along the gentle rapids of the Grade 2 Waiau River. This fun-filled activity is action packed with rock jump and Jet Boat ride back to base included.
Our qualified and professional guide will give you all the training required, and our 9-seat rafts allow plenty of room. Wetsuits, booties and helmets are provided, but don’t forget to bring your swimsuit and a towel!
With the scenic Waiau River canyon set amongst stunning mountains and marble land formations, you’ll be sure to have an unforgettable experience. A must-do adventure perfect for all ages, especially families and small groups.
What you need to know
9am to 5pm Thursday - Monday (closed Tuesday & Wednesday)
6 years Child age 6-13 years
What you need to bring
Towel and sunscreen
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All of our activities are located in Hanmer Springs, just a 90 minute drive north of Christchurch. Our booking office is located in the Hanmer Springs township. Our activities are located at our river base (just before the bridge after the turnoff to the township).
For transport from Christchurch to Hanmer Springs and return, take the Hanmer Connection Shuttle Bus (ph 0800 242 663).
For guests staying in Hanmer Springs we offer a complimentary return shuttle. This service is available from your accommodation to our attractions.
Hanmer Springs Attractions reserves the right to refuse participation should any person be affected by alcohol, medication or any other substance such that they may be a risk to themselves or others.