In amongst beautiful, clean/green NZ lives a great deal of Maori History – the area is renowned for the tribal wars of the past. Behind and around the waterfall exists caves used for the hiding of women and children, and later the burial ground of Chief Tutea. There are many Maori Myths and Legends associated with this River known to the locals as Okere (waterfall).
The Okere (Kaituna) River is situated at Okere Falls, between Rotorua (20 minutes drive) and Tauranga (45 minutes drive).
We have moved!! Please come and check out our new premises at Hangar 14s, Rotorua Airport, 837 Te Ngae Road, Rotorua, 3074.
Age Limit: 10 years (half river experience) or 13 years for full experience and must fit safety equipment.
Equipment: We provide wetsuits, fleeces, booties, buoyancy aids, and helmets.
Transport: From Rotorua central is available on request. Alternatively you can meet us at our Kaituna River Base (plenty of free, safe parking).
Trips: Available all year round – Summer (Labour Weekend to Easter Weekend) 9am, 12.30pm or 3.30pm daily; Winter (Easter Weekend to Labour Weekend). Flexibility for groups. Allow 3 hours in total.
Price: $105.00 per person valid to 30 September 2016.
Prices may change. Please check price on booking.
Group quotes on request.