• Jet Boat - Rapids Jet

    Groups

We love hosting
Groups at Rapids Jet!

Have a big family reunion or celebration coming up? Perhaps a hen or stag do? Awesome! For groups of 10 or more contact Amanda at info@rapidsjet.com to chat details like group rates and trip length. School Groups and Corporate Events are particular favourites here (see more below).

Simply looking to book an exclusive / private ride to have the whole boat to yourself? We can help with that too. Contact us today!

School Groups

Got a whole class of jet boat enthusiasts, or maybe you’re looking for the ultimate Waikato River field trip? Rapids Jet has you covered!

We can send out more than one boat at a time and offer brilliant group rates. We also operate year-round so no matter the school calendar, we can deliver a thrill for the whole group, for all ages.

NOTE FOR ORGANISERS: We can provide the necessary health and safety forms ahead of your trip!

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Corporate Events

Avoid stuffy conference rooms and fluorescent lights for your next corporate event and get the team out on the rapids! There’s no stronger way to bring the team together than with a true whitewater thrill, and Rapids Jet will facilitate that no matter how big or small your group is.

NEW: Meeting Space now AVAILABLE!

You can now continue your corporate event off the water at our brand new meeting space!

Our boardroom has the following amenities for you to use before or after your jet boat ride:

  • a balcony for indoor/outdoor flow and scenic views of the Rotokawa/Aratiatia area
  • a BBQ available in the summer
  • a large Smart TV for presentations (HDMI and wireless connectivity)
  • guest WiFi
  • easy-to-access carpark
  • a modern kitchenette right beside it to store and serve the food and beverages you bring along
  • bathrooms in the same building

The best choice is to reach out to Amanda at info@rapidsjet.com to talk about your specific corporate, school or other event needs, like attendees, preferred dates and other requirements. Or hit the button below to start the conversation with our contact form.

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  • A must do when in Taupō, was a fantastic ride and the staff are wonderful. Will be looking forward to doing this again!

    Janet & Greg - Auckland, 2021

  • Wow, an epic day full of action and incredible jetboating. Loved it! You guys rock.

    Mike McVey - Gisborne NZ

Some live-action footage from Rapids Jet! Keen to give it a go? Visit us in Taupō this summer season to giving these cascades a whirl. We’ll also give you a thorough tour of this part of the Waikato, with some historical facts and insider knowledge about where some popular films were made along the river! Find out more about The Ride on our website! There’s even an illustrated map with some clues… 📷: @the.travelling.dumplings #rapidsjet #dosomethingnewnz #backyourbackyardNZ #whitewater #taupo #thingstodotaupo #tourismnz #lovetaupo
Experience the Nga Awa Purua Rapids and the Huka Falls back-to-back! Our Rapids Jet and Huka Falls Cruise combo starts with a leisurely cruise to view the Huka Falls, then you’ll get to zoom across the water in one of our jet boats! A perfect outing for the whole family this summer. Head to Prices & Combos on our site to find out more! 📷: @hukafallsrivercruise #rapidsjet #dosomethingnewnz #backyourbackyardNZ #whitewater #taupo #thingstodotaupo #tourismnz #lovetaupo
A fun day out with the family that everyone will enjoy! After some pretty intensive lockdowns across the country, you’re well past due for some fun! 😁 We're curious: what was your favourite part of the Rapids Jet experience? Comment below! #rapidsjet #dosomethingnewnz #backyourbackyardNZ #whitewater #taupo #thingstodotaupo #tourismnz #lovetaupo
A great shot of our toys! 🚤 When they’re not out on the water treating anyone of any age to the ultimate Waikato River adventure, our powerful jet boats are in the shed for routine maintenance and general upkeep. Want to learn more about what’s under the hood? We’ve got some great Quick Facts about the jet boats on the About page of our site! Link in bio! #rapidsjet #dosomethingnewnz #backyourbackyardNZ #whitewater #taupo #thingstodotaupo #tourismnz #lovetaupo
Taupō is more than just its lake (although that’s pretty stunning!). It’s also the perfect place to get the whole family outside and moving, with stunning scenery and walking trails. On Thursday Oct 28 at 5.30pm, get the fam jam strolling for a worthy cause: The Pink Walk Taupō! It’s a 5km leg stretch to raise money for the Breast Cancer Foundation NZ. Four-legged friends welcome! Maybe we’ll bring Max... 📸: The Pink Walk on Facebook #pinkwalktaupo #rapidsjet #dosomethingnewnz #backyourbackyardNZ  #taupo #thingstodotaupo #tourismnz #lovetaupo
How lucky are we to live in such a beautiful place!!😍🌈
Kia Ora!! We are so happy to let you all know. That Rapids Jet is operating under level two!! For more information or to book, contact the team! We cannot wait to see you all again! ❤️🎉
Check out this stunning shot of the water moving through the Nga Awa Purua Rapids! 🌊
The team are so proud to be ranked #1 of 36 Boat Tours & Water Sports Activities in Taupo, on TripAdvisor! With over 1500, 5 star reviews from our awesome customers! If you haven't already.. come down and see what all the fuss is about!😍
Sunday Funday!! 🎉🚤
Taking a pause.. to take in our beautiful surroundings. 😍 We are pretty lucky to have exclusive access to this little slice of paradise! Come see for yourself. #rapidsjet #adventure #dosomethingnewnz #lovetaupo #scenery #waikato #taupo #tauponz #purenz
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