Kawarau Jet Boat

All year round

Looking for an epic adventure activity in Queenstown?

Kawarau Jet (KJet) is New Zealand’s original jet boat ride. Based in Queenstown, they have been operating since 1958 and are proud to be known as the world’s first commercial jet boat operator. One of Queenstown’s best adrenaline activities, KJet takes you on an insane 60 minute high speed jet boat ride thundering across three waterways traveling at speeds of up to 95kph in the fastest and meanest jet boats in town. Reservations highly recommended.



For more info visit:

Kawarau Jet Boat


Main Town Pier
Marine Parade


0800 52 92 72




Not accessible without assistance as a caregiver is required to help the drivers carry you down a set of stairs and assist you into the jet boat.

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