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Shotover Jet Drivers Clock Up Impressive Trip Milestone

13 January 2016

Nick Simpson, 41, who has worked for Shotover Jet for over 13 years, clocked up 15,000 trips through the famous Shotover Canyons, and 37-year-old Mike Topp, a driver with the...

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Queenstown Adventure Activities

8 January 2016

Thanks to its amazing location, Queenstown is able to offers a range of fun, fast, adrenaline-fuelled activities, from jet boating along the braided Dart River and through the tight Shotover...

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Shotover Jet’s Golden Anniversary

13 November 2015

An early Hamilton jet, similar to the boats used by the pioneering Melhop brothers, Harold and Alan, founders of Shotover Jet Services in 1965, was accompanied by the very first...

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Shotover Jet Drivers Celebrate 50 Years in Style

3 November 2015

Queenstown’s Shotover Jet drivers get into spirit of 50 years birthday celebration with retro uniforms Forget about Throwback Thursday – jet boat drivers at Queenstown’s iconic Shotover Jet are having...

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Wayne's World

30 October 2015

There are good life stories, and then there are BETTER life stories.

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50 Year Olds Ride Shotover Jet For Free

19 October 2015

CALLING ALL 50 YEAR OLDS – RIDE SHOTOVER JET FOR FREE The ‘grande dame’ of tourism’s celebrating half a century of continuous commercial operation, so it seems only fair to...

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Schoolkids Celebrate 50 Years of Shotover Jet

12 October 2015

Queenstown schoolkids celebrate 50 years of Shotover Jet with free rides Queenstown tourism pioneer Shotover Jet is pulling out all the stops to celebrate its fiftieth anniversary celebration – offering...

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Shotover Jet 50 Years of History at Queenstown Airport

7 October 2015

50 years of Shotover Jet boat history on display at Queenstown International Airport Fifty years of innovation, tourism history and success is on display for all to see at Queenstown...

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ULTIMATE EARS SPEAKER Competition

1 October 2015

Our Shotover Jet drivers love driving the 'Big Reds' and giving our customers the 'world most exciting jet boat ride' through the canyons.

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