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Two Rivers, Twice The Excitement

KJet is New Zealand’s Original Jet boat Ride. Based in Queenstown, we’ve been operating since 1960. And are proud to be known as the world’s first commercial Jet boat operator.

As a family owned business our aim is to give every guest a memorable experience. We enjoy sharing stories and sights that only our slice of New Zealand offers. Our focus is to deliver a value-for-money, friendly and exciting Jet boat ride. All of our trips take place on the scenic waterways of Queenstown, ensuring at all times the safety and comfort of our passengers.

Our current fleet consists of eight boats, offering a range of Jet boat rides to suit thrill seekers and families alike. We have the largest Jet boat capacity in New Zealand. This mean we can offer exclusive private charters, providing space for up to 140 people at one time.

Responsible Tourism Mission Statement

At KJet we’re committed to delivering a world class New Zealand visitor experience for all our customers. Our environmental consciousness commits us to engage the most technologically advanced and efficiency oriented configuration of vessel.

Our operating systems are designed to support sustainable environmental practices from procurement to recycling of used plant and materials.

We respect the natural environs in which we operate and are privileged to share them with our guests.

MEET THE TEAM
  • Ginny Goding

    Originally from Dunedin, Ginny has worked in the tourism industry for over 20 years. She’s been part of the KJet family since August 2012.

    My role involves sales, marketing and managing our conference and incentive business. I enjoy working with a small team who are passionate about showcasing Queenstown.

    How I like my Coffee?
    Long black, all day every day.

    Email: ginny@kjet.co.nz
    Phone: +64 27 442 9917

  • Renee Little

    Renee is a born and bred Southlander who has travelled the world and decided to settle back in Queenstown in January 2017.

    I make sure all of our agents are looked after, that they’re up to date with our products, specials and motivated to recommend KJet to their guests!

    How I like my Coffee?
    Full fat flat white or a frothy cappuccino.

    Email: renee@kjet.co.nz
    Phone: +64 21 885 293

  • Melinee Kong

    Mel moved to Queenstown from Christchurch in 2000, she’s worked in tourism for 20 years and 14 of those have been at KJet.

    I work in all aspects of sales and marketing and help drive new incentives. I love that my role is varied and that I can help build new relationships and partnerships.

    How I like my Coffee?
    I’m a sweet tooth so I love a good mocha.

    Email: mel@kjet.co.nz
    Phone: +64 274 416 785