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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. Private thermal pools, sauna and steam rooms 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 choice for action-packed fun with friends or family.
  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 family.
  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 action-packed fun with friends or family.
  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 choice for action-packed fun with friends or family.
  7. Hanmer Springs Quad Bikes

    Hanmer Springs Quad Bikes

    Explore the great outdoors on a Hanmer Springs Quad Bike adventure! Small, large and two-seat bike 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 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.
  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 options.
  10. Hurunui i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

    Hurunui i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

    The Hurunui i-SITE Visitor Centre is part of New Zealand's official nationwide Visitor Information Network. The Hurunui District encompasses the beautiful Hanmer Springs Village, the wine region of Waipara, stunning vistas and great hospitality. Hanmer Springs offers great adrenalin activities such as Bungy Jumping and Quad Biking. Relax, enjoy a soak or a massage at Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa. The Waipara area includes some of New Zealands best wineries. Hurunui is full of small towns offering great dining experiences, activities and accommodation.
  11. Explore Waipara Wine Tours

    Explore Waipara Wine Tours

    Your knowledgeable and experienced local driver will be your personal tour guide. Hear about wine history, winery backstories and regional information you wont get from just any driver. Our Explore Waipara Tour takes you to a minimum of 4 wineries in the Hurunui district from Christchurch. We believe the little things make the difference so snacks and bottled water are always included. Don't want to share your day with anyone? Then choose the Customised Private Tour. The Ultimate Waipara Tour guarantees you a unique experience with a helicopter flight to pyramid valley wines. Lunch is at Pegasus bay or Black Estate, truffle hunting with Kings truffles. Add on customised packages such as Greystone's private vineyard tour.
  12. Hurunui Hills Farm Tours

    Hurunui Hills Farm Tours

    Our family have been involved in farming this property for over 130 years. We welcome you to come beyond the front gate and experience what it is like to farm here in New Zealand. Visitors can help with daily farm tasks, see our animals graze pastures in the open air and learn about where the best natural products come from. We pride ourselves on giving our visitors not just a tour but an experience to be remembered for years to come. No tours are the same, Every day is completely new experience
  13. 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.
  14. Amuri Alpine Rafting

    Amuri Alpine Rafting

    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.
  15. 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 all ages. Check out the other trip types we offer!
  16. Amuri Jet - Quad Bike Adrenaline Canyon Adventures

    Amuri Jet - Quad Bike Adrenaline Canyon Adventures

    Grab friends or family and join us for an adventure filled Quad biking experience. Choose from a single or twin seater Quad bike. With multiple tracks to suit from novice to the more adventurous. See a working farm as you negotiate your way through the farm covering all kinds of terrain. Thrown in are some spectacular views of the River Canyon and snow peaked mountains in the winter which will take your breath away! No experience required, full instruction will be given prior on a test track to hone your skills before you ride on the trip to your ability. Lots of fun for Families with our special Family trips where kids can ride as pillion.Two hours or more of awesome quad biking fun. Free photos of your Quad biking experience!
  17. 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
  18. 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.
  19. Fly Fish New Zealand Ltd

    Fly Fish New Zealand Ltd

    I love hosting fly fishing adventures around the South Island of New Zealand, the legendary land of trophy brown trout and stunning vistas. Fly fishers around the world dream of fly fishing our enchanting waters and we offer you exceptional fly fishing trips for trophy brown and rainbow trout. New Zealand is home to the purest of dry fly fishing opportunities, sight-fishing for large brown and rainbow trout. The South Island of New Zealand teems with streams and rivers, the central and West Coast regions home to remote waters and low density of anglers. These are our home waters, home to some of New Zealand’s best trophy brown and rainbow trout fly fishing. We host guided fly fishing trips on several world class trophy brown trout waters
  20. Greystone Wines

    Greystone Wines

    After searching the world for the perfect place to grow cool-climate wines, the Thomas family established Greystone Vineyard on the slopes of the Teviotdale hills in the Waipara Valley in 2004. While Pinot Noir makes up over 60% of the plantings, potential for other varieties led to Riesling, Pinot Gris, Gewurztraminer, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and even a small block of Syrah being planted. Now Greystone wines are sought after world wide for their consistent quality and award winning reputation.