Serious Fun Riverboarding

The ultimate Queenstown water activity for true adventure seekers.

Come Riverboarding on the Kawarau River, home of river surfing, with the world's pioneering company.   

Ride grade 2 to 3 rapids on modified bodyboards or specially built sledges for an exciting, thrilling and proactive adventure.

If you love thrills, nature, pristine waters, amazing scenery and a good dose of adventure, look no further. 

During this epic Queenstown water activity experience the rush of swimming through raging rapids, surfing standing waves, riding whirlpools, squirting, playing on eddy lines and trying some wicked rock jumps.

Choose the trip that suits you the most, harness the power of the Kawarau River and be prepared to have the trip of a lifetime. They are all designed to quench your thirst for adventure. 


  • Surf a river wave
  • Enjoy pristine New Zealand scenery
  • Play on giant eddy lines
  • Conquer a wild river with rapids grade 2 to 3
  • Experience the river at face level


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riversurfing Riversurfing mobile

The ultimate Riverboarding experience for the real thrill seeker.

Sep - May

Level 3




sledging home Sledging mobile

The perfect way to tackle the mighty rapids of the Kawarau river.

Nov - Mar

Level 2




Drifting Tile Image New Riverboarding Drifting

Jet boat upriver then gently float through pristine New Zealand scenery for a soft adventure.

25 Jan - Feb

Level 1


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