Tours and Courses


Scenic or Whitewater?

We've rated our riverbug tours from Mild to Wild to help you choose your adventure level. All our tours are first-timer friendly and run on fun low-risk whitewater. Our Grade 1 (Mild) riverbug tours are easy moving water suitable for participants 5 years or older. Our Grade 2 tours (Wild) are exciting, fun whitewater suitable for participants 1.25m or taller.

Riverbug the Tarawera River at the site of the 2013 IRF World Rafting Championships in Kawerau. 3 HOURS. $99

Riverbugs mixed with generous portions of whitewater in a breathtaking gorge on the Rangitāiki river in the Eastern Bay of Plenty. HALF DAY TOUR from $119.

Experience a roller-coaster rapid ride and surf the “Wairoa Wave“' during the Sunday water releases in the Wairoa Gorge near Tauranga. 3 HOURS. $99.

Explore the scenic Wairoa river valley near Tauranga from a riverbug perspective. Great for families with younger kids. Minimum age 5 years. HALF DAY from $89.

Take a riverbug course and learn how to stay safe and in control in whitewater. Course content, location and duration tailored to your needs. Contact us for details.