Canterbury, Christchurch

How do I get this deal?

Buy two adult tickets and get a third ticket FREE! - Call us on 0800 26 36 26 and quote "TryLocal"


what exactly will i get?

Experience real American style airboating just like the gator hunters in Florida, right her in Christchurch - on New Zealand's ONLY AirBoat!

The jet boat is a New Zealand invention designed to allow travel in extremely shallow water. What most people don’t know is that before the jet boat Bill Hamilton actually trialled an airboat! It worked but without the benefit of modern technology, he turned to jet propulsion. Now, for the first time in New Zealand you can experience the sensation of skimming over wet stones for yourself on the Waimakairi in Christchurch

Wow!! Where can I get this awesome deal again?

Alpine Jet Thrills

1 Main North Road




Who is this?

Alpine jet Thrills – “An experience… more than just a ride” is Canterbury’s leading jet boat and New Zealand’s only airboat experience. We’ve bases in two easy locations – Christchurch for our ‘Braided Shallows’ experience and Springfield where our ‘Canyon Safaris’ run deep into the Waimakariri Gorge. We also have the only dedicated display showcasing the history of the jet boat at Jet Boat World!