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Goldfields Jet

Kawarau Gorge | State Highway 6, Cromwell, New Zealand
+64 3-445 1038
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Amazing Jetboat Experience

Hamish and team are well worth visiting if you like canyon wall hugging excitement and some high... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cameron S
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Boonah
Brilliant breath taking and worthwhile

We had a brilliant 21 year old female driver who really knew how to drive. She would also stop... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
tegper
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Goulburn, Australia
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Kawarau Gorge | State Highway 6, Cromwell, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hamish and team are well worth visiting if you like canyon wall hugging excitement and some high speed thrills and spins. We have tried some of the others and this was the best by far. Just the right amount commentary laced with Hamish’s humour made...More

Thank Cameron S
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We had a brilliant 21 year old female driver who really knew how to drive. She would also stop every now and then and show us pictures and provide us with the history of the river and goldfields.

Thank tegper
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Waaauww!! still very excited:) This tour was super cool and adventurous. They also took very professional pictures, my family back in Europe loved it! (Thanks!!) The scenery is so beautiful. The driver was very funny!! I had a great time. Thank you soooo much!!

Thank chrissie784
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Our Rest Home Residents have been Jet boating with goldfields for many years, while we are in central on our yearly holiday. These guys they go out of there way to make sure our residents not only enjoy there trip but make it something they...More

Thank Lisa H
G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thanks so much for the kind words, we are always happy to do whatever we can to help and it is aways great to know that your guys are going away with a good experience, or though I do wonder if their family thinks they...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017

Our group was interested in riding in a thrilling jet ride, but didn't have time in Queenstown. We decided to check out a few wineries and ended up at Wild Earth for lunch and wine tasting. Goldfield's was operating in the adjacent room and were...More

Thank thetravelingcs2015
G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thanks for the review and Im so pleased that it all worked out for you.

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Did this on a whim while we were in Cromwell - having done quite a few jetboat trips already and always enjoying them. Let me tell you this one was by far the best. More exciting than the Shotover jet as well as quite a...More

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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thanks so much for your review, it is always good to get a review from someone that knows the differance from the other trips and Im pleased we stack up aganst the others.

Reviewed 18 February 2017

Did the jet boat today, these were just fantastic! A 40 minute trip, up & down the gorges, about 4 X 360 spins, Pete, the 'pilot' was just fantastic, can't praise him enough. Stop researching, just book these guys & enjoy!!!!

Thank kevinmorley2
G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

HAHAHAHA God I hope Pete doesn't read this he'll be after a pay rise. Thanks for the reveiw though and great you had such a good time.

Reviewed 17 February 2017

Stayed in Queenstown, and drove past this on the way to our hotel. Being located in the Gorge, it looked rather appealing...Arriving in Queenstown, and seeing the jet boats in the big OPEN lake, certainly makes Goldfields Jet look MUCH more attractive. On our way...More

1  Thank James E
G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thanks for the great review and for the really great advice for others.

Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

The Goldfields jet was a great experience! Simply, thrilling fun!! Our guide was entertaining, and captured the audience well. Prepare to get wet!! (Life vests and rain coats are provided).

Thank Emma-Jane_Hope86
G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Glad you had a good time and thanks for the review.

Reviewed 5 January 2017

Armed with a BookMe website discount, I took my family on this jetboat trip. An excellent choice. The ride through the gorge was exciting and great fun (and a little wet, even with the rain jackets they gave us). While the location might not be...More

Thank Dave's_reviews
G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Hi Thanks for the review and for the good advice for other travellers, I agree with you if you go Jet boating on anything than a all river trip your missing out big time.

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Field837
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Sorry no we don't offer transport from Queenstown
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