The Jet Boat Mata-au II in Clyde
Mata-au II is a Hamilton Jet 190 built specifically for commercial operations and adapted for transporting cycles on the Roxburgh Gorge Cycle Trail. The boat transports 13 passengers or 9 passengers with bikes. Safety Passenger safety is our first priority. Clutha River Cruises complies with all NZ Maritime Safety Authority requirements and has an impeccable safety record. Jet Boat Heritage Tours Our Clutha River Jet Boat Tours last 60 minutes. On the way customers will be given a commentary of the history of the area and view some of New Zealand's best examples of Chinese and European gold miners huts, rock shelters, water races and the legendary Doctors Point Gold Mine all mixed up with Hamilton Jet spins and other thrilling manoeuvres. Contact us to arrange a time. One of our most popular tours is our Twilight Heritage Tour. On this trip you will experience all of the above with the added bonus of Central Otago's spectacular evening light. Tour departs Alexandra boat ramp at 6pm and from Clyde (bottom of Miners Lane) on request. Rates and Validity - Price including bike $95 per adult/$55 per child (up to 14 years) - Groups of 6 or more $79 per adult / $45 per child (up to 14 years ) - Max 9 passengers and bikes or 13 passengers /no bikes. If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 13 guests
- Tours, Lessons, and Diving
- Jet Boat Tour
Explore the mighty Clutha River. Journey to the isolated reaches of the stunning and historic Roxburgh Gorge. Marvel at some of New Zealand's best examples of European and Chinese gold mining. View the mining sites of Doctors and Butchers Points and see the schist huts that the miners lived in all those years ago. Take in some of the most spectacular scenery that only Central Otago can offer and try your luck at Gold Panning!
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.