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Everyone loves to go on an adventure, but we understand not everyone wants the same adventures; that’s why we pride ourselves on being your one stop adventure shop with a range of activities. From relaxing kayak and paddleboard outings to high adrenaline jet boat and jet ski experiences, we have the perfect activity for you, ready to make your trip one of a kind.

Not sure what adventure is right for you?

Explore your favourite activities below or pop down to the Wanaka waterfront and see what adventure(s) you could be out there doing next.

Jet Boat Clutha River

Wanaka Jet Boat Ride

From NZD $129.00

Experience one of New Zealand’s most iconic adventure activities in one of the world’s most beautiful landscapes. Marvel at the power and remarkable maneuverability of New Zealand’s famous jet boat.

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Jet Ski Tour Main

Wanaka Jet Ski Tour

From NZD $235.00

Enjoy a jet ski tour exploring all the stunning bays, islands and alpine scenery showcasing the beauty Lake Wanaka has to offer from a different perspective. Release your adrenaline driving our stylish jet skis at your own pace.

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Double Kayak Lake Wanaka

Kayak/SUP Hire

From NZD $25.00

Come immerse yourself in Lake Wanaka. Kayak with the world’s most stunning back drop of snowcapped mountains in every direction. Feel the outdoor air and experience on of the most tranquil ways to explore our stunning Lake Wanaka.

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Boat Hire Main

Boat Hire

From NZD $225.00

Looking for a relaxing day sightseeing? Wanting to visit our nature islands? Or just wanting some fun with the family our boat hire packages are sure to suit. Have the freedom to explore the lake and admire the scenery with family or friends with our boat hire. Set your own personal location and duration and discover some of Wanaka’s hidden features.

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Lake Wanaka Fly Board

From NZD $95.00

Embrace your adventurous side, fly through the air like a superhero above beautiful Lake Wanaka. Get an adrenaline rush and a completely unique experience when you learn to Fly board during your stay in Wanaka.

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Jet Ski Self Guided Tour

Self Guided Jet Ski Hire

From NZD $499.00

Jet Skis provide an exciting option to explore Lake Wanaka your own way by yourself or with a passenger with our self-guided jet ski tours.

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Aqua Bike Rental

From NZD $30.00

Looking for a cheap way to have some fun out on the water? Our aqua bikes are the answer!
Hop on an aqua bike with your family or friends and enjoy the novelty of pedalling your way
around Lake Wanaka.

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Jet Ski Tour Scenic

Mou Waho Jet Ski Tour

From NZD $470.00

Come explore one of Lake Wanaka's best kept secrets; Mou Waho Island. Combine the sense of adventure riding your own jet ski and the beauty of the remote island of Mou Waho for the ultimate adventure.

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Still can't decide? Or not sure what adventure would make the best gift? Explore the gift voucher options we have and decide on your adventure later.



For us, the aim is quite simple – to share our love of the water and the astounding beauty of the region with our visitors. We are 100% locally owned and operated; our team are passionate experts with an absolute love for their jobs, a passion for the outdoors and water, picked for their personalities and a want to share why we love what we do. On top of this, the health and safety of you is our number 1 priority; our guides are put through rigorous training programs ensuring all our guides are competent and confident to provide the best experience to you each and every time.

We are proud to have been sharing our adventures with visitors to the Wanaka region for over 50 years and our goal has never changed – to deliver outstanding personalised experiences.

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  • Did the 3 1/2 hour Jetski trip to Mau Waho Island

    "The Island within a lake with its own lake & island. Really great experience, from the initial phone call, to making it happen. VERY PROFESSIONAL, FRIENDLY, & SAFETY FOCUSED.
    Great people, Mike, & Matt my guide were awesome.
    Highly recommended."

    Kiwi 9242 - Google - April 22

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  • Awesome Fun On Lake Wanaka

    "We had a great time on the Lake with Mike on the jet skis. He was very generous with the time allowed for the adventure and he was very patient with our shenanigans playing on the jet skis.
    Great time & value for money doing this adventure as a group."

    Mars D - Tripadvisor - January 22

    Jet Ski Tour Group
  • Best Wanaka Activity

    "The best activity we did whilst in Wanaka. Micheal took us on an exhilarating ride but balanced it off brilliantly with knowledge about the lake and Clutha river. Would do again at the drop off a hat!"

    bsheridan2017 - Tripadvisor - January 22

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  • Boat Hire

    "Awesome half day on the lake using the boat for hire. We visited the islands and inlet and had a heap of fun. The boat was in good condition, worked well and helped make the day a great one."

    Kenneth B - Tripadvisor - January 22

    Boat Hire Lake Wanaka
  • Quick and efficient service, friendly easy going staff

    "The 2 girls that helped us with the kayaks were awsome so friendly and nothing was a problem! When we got back from our 1hr paddle she let our 2 boys keep their life jackets on so they could swim in the shallows and jump off the dock for another hour. The boys loved it!"

    Andrez - Tripadvisor - January 22

    Double Kayak Lake Wanaka


Fresh water is our greatest natural asset. It is crucial to our way of life, our environment and our economy.

We value it for recreation and spiritual wellbeing. For Ngai Tahu, the rivers and lakes are considered ancestors. Each waterway has its own mauri (life force), creating a deep connection between Māori people and the natural environment.

Generations have built a way of life around our waterways, boating, fishing and swimming in New Zealand’s pristine aquatic environments. Whether you live in the city or the country, water quality matters to all of us and we have a responsibility to ensure that protect our greatest asset.

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Times vary with the seasons. In winter on a fine day you can expect to find us down at the lake front from 10am to 4pm Tuesday -Sunday whereas in the peak of summer you can find us there every day 9am-6pm.
We recommend sunscreen all year round and dressing for the weather, but for information specific to your trip check out the FAQ on your specific activities page.
Yes, if you are planning to arrive in time for a trip then it’s best you let us know

Sometimes guests arrive underprepared for their trip, checking in early allows time for us to recommend another layer, return loose item to your car and ensure you are ready, also some trips have a waiver to read prior to departure. The trips leave on the hour and can not wait; for those who turned up on time and ready for their trip, it is unfair to make them wait longer. If you arrive in time for your trip but not ready to go, i.e. not dressed appropriately for the weather, you may not be allowed to board.
There are lots of parks along the lake front but please allow time to find one, especially in the peak of the season as there may be a shortage.
No, you can safely take your own camera on most of your activities and our crew are nearly always able to take a moment to take your picture, you only need ask.
You can still book and be placed on the waiting list; we will get in touch and see if we can make arrangements to you on the trip you want.
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