Action & Adrenaline

If it's action you're looking for, we've got the goods. Whether it's whizzing down the narrow Karawau gorge in a jetboat, lapping it up at Highlands Motorsport Park or jumping in a helicopter for sky-high will not be disappointed! Check out the adrenaline-inducing activities on offer.

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45 South Tandems

Enjoy breath-taking views of Central Otago’s dramatic and unique landscape. Admire the mighty Pisa

Location: Cromwell, New ZealandWebsite: 0800 359 444

Paintball Central

Challenge your friends, workmates, clubs, stag do, birthday parties to a game of Paintball. They

Location: 1 Bannockburn Rd, Cromwell, New ZealandWebsite: 027 448 5399

Heliview Flights

Blending a luxury helicopter, personalized service, friendly staff and the stunning Central Otago

Location: 24 Ord Rd, Cromwell, New ZealandWebsite: +64 (0)3 445 0444

Central Otago Motorcycle Hire

Rent a motorcycle to tour the fantastic roads of Central Otago and beyond. Guided tours also

Location: 271 Bannockburn Road, Cromwell, New ZealandWebsite: +64 (0)3 445 4487 +64 (0)27 445 4488


Experience the thrill of a helicopter ride to the top of a mountain, then enjoy the ride downhill -

Location: Cromwell Airfield, Cromwell, nzWebsite: +64 (0)3 445 0444

Goldfields Jet Boat

Goldfields Jet has been operating within the Kawarau Gorge since 1991. Since then, the company has

Location: Kawarau Gorge, State Highway 6 (SH6), CromwellWebsite: 0800 111 038 or +64 (0)3 445 1038

Highlands Motorsport Park

As the Gateway to Adventure, Highlands is a destination for everyone. A World Class facility

Location: Highlands - Experience the Exceptional, Cromwell, New ZealandWebsite: +64 (0)3 445 4052

Central Motor Speedway

Just through the Gibbston Valley/Kawarau Gorge from Queenstown and Arrowtown, less than half an hour

Location: Central Motor Speedway Sandflat Road, Cromwell, New ZealandWebsite: 027 249 5412