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  1. Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa

    Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa

    Situated only 90 minutes drive from Christchurch or Kaikoura, Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa is an extensive thermal complex in an alpine environment with large native gardens. The complex offers thermal mineral, sulphur and freshwater pools, as well as a large children's activity area. Featuring 22 outdoor thermal pools to relax in and four hydroslides; including Conical Thrill, New Zealand's largest aquatic thrill ride there is something for everyone. Private thermal pools, sauna and steam rooms are available, with licensed cafe on site also. To gain extra benefit from the thermal waters, visit the wonderful new spa for a variety of beauty and massage treatments.
  2. Hanmer Springs Bungy

    Hanmer Springs Bungy

    Take the plunge with an adrenaline-inducing Hanmer Springs Bungy! Our friendly staff will brief you on the different jump options available, with our full-body and ankle harnesses providing extra safety for your 35 metre freefall from the historic Waiau Ferry Bridge. Certificates are provided for completing your once-in-a-lifetime bungy adventure. North Canterbury’s foremost adventure activity base, Hanmer Springs Attractions offers qualified and professional guides, a strong commitment to health & safety and Qualmark Silver and AdventureMark accreditation. With seven adventure activities available and only 90 minutes’ drive from Christchurch, Hanmer Springs Attractions is the perfect...
  3. Hanmer Springs Canoes

    Hanmer Springs Canoes

    Grab your paddle for this full-day, fully guided Hanmer Springs Canoe excursion along the stunning Waiau River. This great-value trip includes a picnic lunch and a return by jet boat to your point of departure. Suitable for couples, families or groups, this is a fantastic outdoor experience not to be missed. North Canterbury’s foremost adventure activity base, Hanmer Springs Attractions offers qualified guides, a strong commitment to health & safety and Qualmark Silver and AdventureMark accreditation. With seven adventure activities available and only 90 minutes’ drive from Christchurch, Hanmer Springs Attractions is the perfect choice for action-packed fun with friends or family.
  4. Hanmer Springs Clay Bird Shooting

    Hanmer Springs Clay Bird Shooting

    Test your aim with Hanmer Springs Clay Bird Shooting: a fun and humane outdoor sporting activity suitable for all skill levels. Your ten clay bird shots take about 15 minutes with supervision from our licensed guide, making this an affordable and time efficient option available to anyone aged 16 or over. North Canterbury’s foremost adventure activity base, Hanmer Springs Attractions offers qualified and professional guides, a strong commitment to health & safety and Qualmark Silver and AdventureMark accreditation. With seven adventure activities available and only 90 minutes’ drive from Christchurch, Hanmer Springs Attractions is the perfect choice for action-packed fun with friends or...
  5. Hanmer Springs Jet Boating

    Hanmer Springs Jet Boating

    Our Hanmer Springs Jet Boat ride takes you through narrow gorges and over white water rapids and braided shallows in the spectacular Waiau River Canyon. Experience travelling across just centimetres of water or rotating through a 360 degree spin in this action-packed experience. A must-do activity suited to both thrillseekers and families. North Canterbury’s foremost adventure activity base, Hanmer Springs Attractions offers qualified and professional guides, a strong commitment to health & safety and Qualmark Silver and AdventureMark accreditation. With seven adventure activities available and only 90 minutes’ drive from Christchurch, Hanmer Springs Attractions is the perfect choice for...
  6. Hanmer Springs Paintball

    Hanmer Springs Paintball

    Hanmer Springs Paintball is an affordable, safe activity and is ideal for all sorts of events and occasions. Gather your team, load your paint pellets and take cover in our course overlooking the scenic Waiau River. Extra sets of paint balls are available to purchase when you book or at any point during your game. Great competition for groups and team-building. North Canterbury’s foremost adventure activity base, Hanmer Springs Attractions offers qualified guides, a strong commitment to health & safety and Qualmark Silver and AdventureMark accreditation. With seven adventure activities available and only 90 minutes’ drive from Christchurch, Hanmer Springs Attractions is the perfect...
  7. Hanmer Springs Quad Bikes & Buggies

    Hanmer Springs Quad Bikes & Buggies

    Explore the outdoors on a Hanmer Springs Quad or Buggy adventure. Single-seat quad and two-seat buggy availability means you'll have the freedom to drive safely to the conditions and within your ability on this 2-hour fully-guided trek through dirt, mud and creeks. With a minimum age of 6 years for a child as a passenger, this activity is also ideal for families. North Canterbury’s foremost adventure activity base, Hanmer Springs Attractions offers qualified guides, a strong commitment to health & safety and Qualmark Silver and Adventure Mark accreditation. With seven adventure activities available and only 90 minutes’ drive from Christchurch, Hanmer Springs Attractions is the perfect...
  8. Hanmer Springs Rafting

    Hanmer Springs Rafting

    Get set for a 2-hour fully-guided Hanmer Springs Rafting trip along the gentle rapids of the Grade 2 Waiau River. This fun-filled activity is action packed with rock jump and return jet boat ride included. A must-do adventure perfect for all ages, especially families. North Canterbury’s foremost adventure activity base, Hanmer Springs Attractions offers qualified and professional guides, a strong commitment to health & safety and Qualmark Silver and AdventureMark accreditation. With seven adventure activities available and only 90 minutes’ drive from Christchurch, Hanmer Springs Attractions is the perfect choice for action-packed fun with friends or family.
  9. Energy Jet-Hurunui River Experiences

    Energy Jet-Hurunui River Experiences

    Energy Jet is passionate about helping people experience this hidden gem of a river and our surrounding environment. We are a small family owned business that offers you a real local New Zealand jet boating experience. As the only jet-boat operator on the Hurunui river, we have exclusive access to over 100km of the river and its amazing variety allowing you to personalise your trip preferences. Enjoy the beautiful scenery of the wild coastline, stunning North Canterbury farmland and pristine alpine snow-fed waters as your skipper expertly navigates the shallow river braids & narrow canyons. Energy Jet can also extend your adventure to combine the thrill of jet boating with scenic picnic...
  10. Amuri Alpine Rafting and Return Jetboat Ride

    Amuri Alpine Rafting and Return Jetboat Ride

    Leave from Amuri Rafting and Jet boating river base, heading down stream through the Waiau Gorge. Stopping for a swim or a jump of the rocks into crystal clear waters, weather permitting. Take in the marvels of Marble Point and the fault line running through the rocks. Then you get to sit back and hold on as our Jet boat picks you up and brings you back to the base. Hold on as the driver skims across only 100 mm of water, close to the gorge cliff face and puts the boat in to a Hamilton spin. This is a grade 2 river and a great trip for all.
  11. Amuri Jet - Jet the Gorge

    Amuri Jet - Jet the Gorge

    Since the establishment of the Amuri Jet in 1985, thousands of visitors to Hanmer Springs have thrilled to the unique experience of Amuri Jet. Join us as we jet the entire length of Hanmer's spectacular Waiau Gorge. Following the contours of the steep canyon walls where possible, it's elbows in, as we pass within centimetres of rugged rocks and cliff faces. Take in the magnificent scenery, then hold on while you experience the famous Hamilton 360 degree jet spin. Excitement plus. Make no mistake - this is the best. Narrow gorges, braided shallows, white water rapids - this trip has it all. Over 30km of exciting jet boating with spectacular scenery. A totally unique experience for...
  12. Amuri Jet Head Water Safari

    Amuri Jet Head Water Safari

    Headwaters Jet Safari. This covers all the braids of the Hanmer Basin, and then up to the Tutu Gorge. This trip has it all; canyons, braids, a real jet boating experience. Take in the sights of the ranges of the Hanmer Springs basin and the surrounding mountains. This trip you will need to allow up to 2 hrs of full on adventure and fun. This is a trip that you will remember and enjoy for a long time to come. Bring your phone or a camera to take pics of the views that this trip holds
  13. Black Estate Wines

    Black Estate Wines

    Family owned, we craft wines as naturally as possible to express our 3 hillside vineyards. Enjoy our wines in the Tasting Room or Restaurant with local and and organic produce. Experience informative tastings and hear stories about the wine, food and the local suppliers who grow it. Open 7 days. 10am - 5pm. Dogs and bicycles welcome. Check www.blackestate.co.nz for winter hours. Bookings recommended.
  14. Molesworth Station Day Tour

    Molesworth Station Day Tour

    Molesworth Station offers abundant opportunity to experience natural environments, rural lifestyles and natural history that few people get to experience. Discover the magnificent scenery, unique plant life and the fascinating stories. Molesworth is located 120 km west of Blenheim, the size of Stewart Island at 486,000 acres in size. Discover Molesworth Station New Zealand’s largest high country cattle station and the majestic South Island high country scenery. Enjoy the wonderful historical commentary about the early pioneers, modern day farming and see where the first settlers lived in this remote landscape. Great photographic opportunities around every corner.
  15. Hanmer Pitch N Putt

    Hanmer Pitch N Putt

    Our Pitch and Putt golf course is an excellent destination for golfers of all skill levels. Beginners to the game can enjoy the relaxed atmosphere while advanced golfers can sharpen their short game. An 18 hole Pitch N Putt course ranging from 27 to 80 metres, creating an experience like no other in Hanmer Springs. Golfers need only bring their pitching wedge, and putter to enjoy a round at the Pitch and Putt or you can hire clubs from our clubhouse. One of the greatest pleasures of the Pitch and Putt is that a full round of 18 holes can be easily completed in less than 2 hours. During the summer the facility remains open until dusk. Only 8 minutes walk from Hanmer Springs Village...
  16. Hanmer Springs Ski Area

    Hanmer Springs Ski Area

    Hanmer Springs Ski Area is a friendly, fun and spacious ski area just 20km from the alpine resort town of Hanmer Springs. There are a variety of groomed runs and off piste to choose from for all ages and stages of ski and snowboard ability. The car park is at the base of the huts and it’s just a short walk to the tows. There are no queues so you can get in as many runs as your body can handle and the tows operate until you want to stop! The mountain accommodation is backpacker style and is self catering, so don’t forget to bring supplies. Ski and snowboard hire available on field or in the village. Terrain - 10% Beginner, 60% Intermediate, 30% Advanced Terrain Park - Natural...
  17. Muddy Water Wines

    Muddy Water Wines

    Certified Organic Winery. The Tasting Room is part of the Greystone Winery complex at 376 Omihi Rd, Waipara. Come by to taste our award winning Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Riesling and Pinotage. Just north of Christchurch, our cellardoor is open Monday - Sunday from 11am to 4pm. Dark soils, clear skies, warm breezes. Our wines capture the essence of this special place; just open a bottle and you're transported here. Each vineyard block creates a unique wine with its own story to tell.
  18. Riverview Lodge - Fly Fishing for Trophy Brown Trout

    Riverview Lodge - Fly Fishing for Trophy Brown Trout

    Riverview Lodge prides itself for its big fish that average over 5 pounds, sourced from one of the 15 rivers available, amongst some of New Zealand's most exquisite landscapes. Their friendly hosts and staff, who value good old fashioned hospitality & provided fine New Zealand cuisine. A day out with a Riverview fishing guide is an experience of a lifetime. For the non fisherman there is also plenty to do in the local town of Hanmer Springs, with world class thermal pools & Day Spa, offering massage & beauty treatments; lovely forest walks, local winery, good retail shopping, & great coffee shops. Transfers to and fro Lodge FOC. Riverview Lodge also offers free laundry service, Wifi,...
  19. Amuri Jet - 4WD Off Road 3 Seater Buggy

    Amuri Jet - 4WD Off Road 3 Seater Buggy

    Experience an off road Buggy adventure in our brand new 3 Seater 4WD Buggies. Explore different terrains on a New Zealand working farm driving through paddocks, creeks, rugged terrains while taking in some breathtaking views of the Waiau Gorge and snow peaked mountains in the winter. Perfect for couples and family of up to 3. Free photos of your trip. Allow 2 hours.
  20. Terrace Edge Vineyard & Olive Grove

    Terrace Edge Vineyard & Olive Grove

    Terrace Edge is the dream of the Chapman family who, in 1999, purchased the property which was part of a long established sheep farm. The development of the vineyard and olive grove has been a labour of love by the extended family who have used their many and varied skills to see the vision become a reality. Peter Chapman, Viticulturist, is the youngest of Bruce and Jill’s three sons. Since graduating from Lincoln University in 2003, he has managed the ongoing development of the 15 ha vineyard and 1700-tree olive grove. He believes that premium wine is first hand-crafted in the vineyard, making no comprises - exclusively using natural organic methods and meticulously hand-tending the...
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