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Queenstown Combo Launched – Shotover Jet & Nomad Safaris

Monday, 23 May 2011, 3:30 pm | Shotover Jet

Shotover Jet and Nomad Safaris have joined forces to create the ‘Essential Queenstown’ experience - an action-filled three-hour adventure linking two of Queenstown’s premier activities. More >>

Update from Shotover Jet Ltd

Tuesday, 23 November 2010, 3:45 pm | Shotover Jet

Four of the five passengers injured in an incident involving Queenstown’s Shotover Jet were released from hospital last night (Monday November 22). A fifth passenger, a Queenstown tourism company employee originally from Ireland, suffered a swollen ... More >>

Shotover Jet sets sights on Formula 1 motor racing

Thursday, 1 April 2010, 10:03 am | Shotover Jet

An internationally renowned tourism icon is all fired up to take on the world’s most exciting motor sport - Formula 1 racing. More >>

Wakatipu teenagers receive unexpected Christmas bo

Tuesday, 8 December 2009, 1:32 pm | Shotover Jet

An unexpected Christmas present from tourism leader Shotover Jet has guaranteed all Wakatipu High Year 10 students will get the chance to partake in next year’s previously endangered Branches Camp. More >>

High speed jet boat ride puts dance star in a spin

Friday, 3 April 2009, 4:12 pm | Shotover Jet

Olympian and ‘Dancing With The Stars’ competitor Barbara Kendall was in a spin after taking a ride on the world’s most exciting jet boat ride yesterday (Thursday April 2). More >>

Oldest thrillseeker gets ride of a lifetime

Thursday, 19 February 2009, 4:16 pm | Shotover Jet

At 96 years young, Otto Lazar has proven you’re never too old to be a thrillseeker in Queenstown. More >>

Kiwi icon sings Queenstown’s praises

Tuesday, 11 November 2008, 2:51 pm | Shotover Jet

World renowned opera singer Dame Kiri Te Kanawa recently took time out for a spin on the world’s most exciting jet boat ride while she was in Queenstown to perform at a private recital. More >>

Shotover Jet launches new international brand

Thursday, 30 October 2008, 2:14 pm | Shotover Jet

Queenstown’s Shotover Jet, the world’s most exciting jet boat ride, is launching a dynamic new campaign to further strengthen its position as a market leader in the New Zealand tourism industry. More >>

Shotover Jet Locals Day Supports Diabetes Society

Tuesday, 20 November 2007, 5:09 pm | Shotover Jet

Queenstown tourism leader Shotover Jet has raised more than $6,000 for the Diabetes Wakatipu Society through an annual Locals Day held last Saturday (17 Nov). More >>

Shotover Jet Consolidates Presence in Abel Tasman

Wednesday, 8 December 2004, 11:50 am | Shotover Jet

On Friday December 3, Shotover Jet Limited purchased a majority shareholding in Kaiteriteri Kayaks and is operating the business as a joint venture with the previous owners and in conjunction with Marahau based Shotover Jet Limited owned company, Aqua Taxis. More >>

Shotover Jet Reports Positive Half-Year Results

Wednesday, 6 March 2002, 10:51 am | Shotover Jet

Shotover Jet Limited today announced an operating profit of $882,000 for the six months to December 2001 - an increase of 52 per cent on the figure of $580,000 for the previous corresponding period. More >>

‘Back To Basics’ is focus for Shotover Jet

Monday, 29 October 2001, 5:33 pm | Shotover Jet

Shotover Jet Limited’s Chief Executive, Adrian Januszkiewicz, told shareholders in Queenstown today that the focus for the company in the coming twelve months will be one of consolidation with the emphasis on maximising returns from existing assets. More >>

Jet Group Records Healthy Profit

Friday, 31 August 2001, 12:38 am | Shotover Jet

The Shotover Jet Group has taken the first step towards better long-term results, announcing a net surplus before non-trading items of $2.177 million for the year ending June 30, 2001. This compares with $484,000 for the previous year. More >>

Shotover Jet “Delighted” By Council Decision

Monday, 19 March 2001, 11:58 am | Shotover Jet

The Managing Director of Shotover Jet Limited, Jim Boult, said today he was “ absolutely delighted” by the decision of the Queenstown Lakes District Council to grant the company a new exclusive 25 year concession on the Shotover River. More >>

Shotover Jet Accepts Accident Report

Wednesday, 28 February 2001, 4:39 pm | Shotover Jet

The Managing Director of Shotover Jet Limited, James Boult, said today he found the report of the Maritime Safety Authority (MSA) into the fatal jetboat accident of November 1999 to be largely fair and accurate. More >>