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River : A large natural stream of flowing water
Bug : Small insect, an enthusiastic interest in something


Get the River 'Bug' – with the Bay of Plenty's unique new water adventure! 

Maybe you've already been rafting or kayaking, or just keen to try something new? Experience the exhilaration of riding the rapids on a funky inflatable riverbug, drift through hidden canyons and discover the stories of our special places.

Riverbug.NZ offer riverbug tours, courses, and activity programmes around Tauranga, Rotorua and Whakatāne. We cater for groups and individuals with first-timer and family friendly riverbug adventures – from 'Mild' to 'Wild' for ages 5 years upwards. Riverbug.NZ are independently audited, licensed adventure tour operators, riverbug experts and pioneers of the sport. Safety, enjoyment and Kaitiakitanga (conservation) of our natural resources and culture are at the heart of everything we do.

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