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Goldfields Jet

Kawarau Gorge | State Highway 6, Cromwell, New Zealand
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Kawarau Gorge | State Highway 6, Cromwell, New Zealand
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"degree spin"
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"wild earth"
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"these guys"
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"kawarau river"
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"great value for money"
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"great trip"
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"awesome fun"
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"gold mining history"
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"new zealand"
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"spins"
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"boats"
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"excitement"
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"thrill"
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"rocks"
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"jokes"
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"canyon"
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

This is the best jet boat I have ever been on. Pete our driver made us feel at ease and made us laugh. Pete also told us some history of the area and goldfields which was great. We were a mixed crowd and had a...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

If you are ever travelling in and or out of Queenstown I would highly recommend giving Goldfields Jet a call! We have passed these guys numerous times and thought one day we must give it a go!! The section of the Kawarau River these guys...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I never ever thought much of this place, everytime I passed it i just thought "Meh, won't be that good" now everytime I pass it i Wana go again. Absolutely loved our ride on this jet boat. The jet boat driver was absolutely brilliant, the...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Hamish and team are well worth visiting if you like canyon wall hugging excitement and some high speed thrills and spins. We have tried some of the others and this was the best by far. Just the right amount commentary laced with Hamish’s humour made...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We had a brilliant 21 year old female driver who really knew how to drive. She would also stop every now and then and show us pictures and provide us with the history of the river and goldfields.

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Waaauww!! still very excited:) This tour was super cool and adventurous. They also took very professional pictures, my family back in Europe loved it! (Thanks!!) The scenery is so beautiful. The driver was very funny!! I had a great time. Thank you soooo much!!

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Our Rest Home Residents have been Jet boating with goldfields for many years, while we are in central on our yearly holiday. These guys they go out of there way to make sure our residents not only enjoy there trip but make it something they...More

Thank Lisa H
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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thanks so much for the kind words, we are always happy to do whatever we can to help and it is aways great to know that your guys are going away with a good experience, or though I do wonder if their family thinks they...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2017

Our group was interested in riding in a thrilling jet ride, but didn't have time in Queenstown. We decided to check out a few wineries and ended up at Wild Earth for lunch and wine tasting. Goldfield's was operating in the adjacent room and were...More

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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thanks for the review and Im so pleased that it all worked out for you.

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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Did this on a whim while we were in Cromwell - having done quite a few jetboat trips already and always enjoying them. Let me tell you this one was by far the best. More exciting than the Shotover jet as well as quite a...More

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G0ld00, Manager at Goldfields Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thanks so much for your review, it is always good to get a review from someone that knows the differance from the other trips and Im pleased we stack up aganst the others.

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Field837
28 December 2015|
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Response from G0ld00 | Property representative |
Sorry no we don't offer transport from Queenstown
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