Recent Articles


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31 January 2018, 11:36

A Southland jet boat business is praying the forecasted rain will be enough, after experiencing an enforced, peak-season shutdown for the second year in a row. Wairaurahiri Jet operators Johan Groters and Joyce Kolk missed out on more than $30,000 of bookings after the water level in Lake Hauroko dropped significantly for the seven weeks between March 16 and early May last year. The Wairaurahiri River runs from Lake Hauroko near Tuatapere out to Foveaux Strait, but flows during the period became too low to operate safely.

By Joyce Kolk
4 November 2015, 12:08

Wondering where to stay the night before or after your adventure with Wairaurahiri Jet

By Joyce Kolk
15 July 2015, 11:12

Great clip from Seven Sharp on demand of the latest coastal Clean up on the Fiordland pristine beaches

By Joyce Kokl
13 October 2014, 12:19

Wild weather of the past on Lake Hauroko.The wild North Westers are here at Clifden I wonder whats happening on Lake Hauroko???

By Joyce Kolk
14 August 2014, 13:05

What to have an adventure and do something good for the Fiordland environment???

By Joyce Kolk
12 August 2014, 11:56

Wairaurahiri Jets, Joyce Kolk, Has won the best prize at the recent environment awards.

By Joyce Kolk
2 July 2014, 17:37

Wairaurahiri Jet suggests five free things to do in Fiordland & Western. This area is so spectacular with so many family things to do. Here is just some Southland. dolphins, Whale, caving, and more