Mike and Tim also run Energy Jet, Hurunui River experiences. Get your adrenalin hit on one of their energising jet boat rides up this beautiful river system. Guests at the campsite get specially discounted pricing. The options are:
30min Energizer - Adults $59 - Child $39 - Family $195
Departing from the Hurunui Mouth Village, you will head up stream through exciting river braids and narrow channels under the Hurunui Mouth swing-bridge. You will enjoy numerous 360 spins and pause to enjoy the serenity and history of the area before blasting back down to the coastline.
1 hour Energizer - Adults $99 - Child $69 - Family $300
This thrilling bridge to bridge trip takes you from your departure at the Hurunui Mouth Village just 5min drive from Tawanui Farm, upstream 16km to the State Highway 1 Bridge. You will see a large variety of sea birds, enjoy stops to enjoy the history and serenity of the area before a fast and furious blast back downstream through the river braids complete with 360 spins
For more details check out www.energyjet.co.nz
Note: 'Family' is defined as 2 adults and up to 3 children (aged 13 years and younger)
Farm Blast Tour
Go for a blast around the farm in a 6 seater Kawasaki Mule as Tim and Mike go around their daily farm checks. Get up close and personal with the animals, see working dogs in action and take in the beautiful scenery. All of this as you enjoy some off-road action from your comfy seats.
Farm Blast (up to 1 hour) - Adults $20 - Child $10 - Family $60
Note: Tawanui Farm also offers corporate packages, combining Jet Boating, Glamping and Farm Tours. Please get in touch with Tim at www.energyjet.co.nz to find out more.