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Jet Boat return journey down the Whanganui River challenging the rock strewn white water rapids and enjoying the breath taking scenery of farmland and bush clad hills. 

This tour is available on request for parties of 4 or more and is not available to book online. Please call or email our booking office and we will do our best to find a time and date that suits you.

This tour is only available from our Taumarunui depot.

Trip details


Price : $115 Adult, $80 Child, $340 Family (2 Adults & 2 Children)

Time: This tour is available on request.  Check in 15 minutes before your arranged departure time at the Forgotten World Motel, 9 Hakiaha St, Taumarunui

To Book: please email or call our booking office.  This tour is not available for online bookings


The Adventure : A 45km return jet boat adventure to remember. Jet boat down the challenging  rock strewn white water rapids and enjoying the breath taking scenery of farmland and bush clad hills.

Hear the stories of life along the river from the early Maori settlers through to the agricultural land use today.  A quick, fun exploration of the upper reaches of the Whanganui River.

We don't have a set schedule for this tour so if you have a party of 4 or more please give us a call 0800 7245 2278 or 07 892 7181

or email bookings@fwa.co.nz  to book your date and time.

Book now   0800 724 522 78

Important information

Included in your day

Jet Boat and shuttles down to the landing site

What to bring:

In this region the weather is changeable and it’s best to prepare for all conditions no matter the season  

Clothing that can be layered, including warm thermal/merino clothing with a good wind/rain jacket or shell is ideal

We suggest you have the following:

  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Water if required
  • Windproof jacket with hood even in fine weather
  • Hat, scarf and gloves in cooler months
  • Sturdy footwear

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