Recreational Jet Boating
New Zealander's value their easy access to rivers, and this is especially true of recreational jet boaters, who converge on their favourite rivers whenever possible.
Recreational jet boaters frequent the Clutha River throughout the year, but especially in the summer months when thousands of holiday-makers bring their boats to Central Otago to enjoy this unique environment. Many jet boaters pause to relax on the remote riverbanks, picnicking and fishing.
Tourist Jet Boating
Commercial jet boats operate on the Upper and Lower Clutha, providing unique experiences on New Zealand's highest volume river, the 'Mighty Clutha.'
Jet Boat Racing
Jet boats are a part of Kiwi culture. Participants and enthusiasts from all over New Zealand converge on some of the best jet boat racing rivers in the world to experience events during the racing season. The Clutha River is an integral leg on most of these events.
New Zealand Jet Boat Racing Championships
Annual event orgainised by the New Zealand Jet Boat Association.
Central Rivers Race, Jet Boating Otago
Jet Boating Otago holds its Central Rivers Race on the Matukituki, Clutha, Dart, Kawarau/Shotover Rivers, with Leg 3 : Clutha River, Lake Wanaka Outlet Camp ramp to Bendigo ramp on Lake Dunstan.
World Jet Boat Marathon
Gold Ridge Hotel 2005