Date: 2015 Henry Wadworth-Watts, 28, builds tiny boats at WattsCraft in Dunedin with his brother George. He is pictured at the Waimakariri River. From: Christchurch City Libraries
Date: 2015 Canterbury powerboat driver Raymond Hart comments on Warwick Lupton flipping his boat at the national championships at Lake Dunstan. From: Christchurch City Libraries
Date: 2016 Under the Draft Navigation Safety Bylaw, ECan proposes that only members of Jet Boating NZ can boat freely in 29 open speed areas throughout Canterbury. Non-... From: Christchurch City Libraries
Date: 2014 By: Sargent, Ewan. Waimak Alpiine Jet, Otamara Road, Springield. Owner Paul Vernel takes the author through the Waimakariri Gorge. From: Christchurch City Libraries
Date: 2014 The Stuart Blanchard Memorial race on the Waimakariri River will double as the final round in the New Zealand Jet Boat River Racing Association interprovinci... From: Christchurch City Libraries
Date: 2013 KwikKraft jet boats built in Rangiora are exported all over the world. Co-founder and director Kevin Jenkins comments. He is pictured with factory manager An... From: Christchurch City Libraries
Date: Apr 2013 From: North and south, By: Madelin, Jacqui, INNZNA Profiles clinical nurse specialist Karen Marshall who has a passion for superboat jetsprint racing and navigates for her team mate Peter Caughey. Describes how she keeps herself fit at home.
Date: Oct 2014 From: Boating New Zealand, Reports on Kiwi Jet Sprint driver Peter Caughey winning the Jet Sprint world championships, in Oregon USA, 1 Sep 2014.
Date: 09 December 2005 - 28 April 2006 By: Foley, Jacqueline, 1951-; Mackenzie Centre Community Trust Ref: OHColl-0964 Interviews with people who have lived in and been involved with activites and the community of the Mackenzie Country. The activities include farming and she...
Date: 8 Oct 2011 From: Dominion post (Wellington, N.Z.), By: Wade, Pam, INNZNA Relates how the author enjoyed jet boating on the Dart River with Dart River Jet Safaris. Describes the scenery as it goes by.
Date: Dec 2015 From: Boating New Zealand, Profiles Shotover Jet, celebrating its 50th year in adventure tourism. Describes how it was started in 1965 by Harold Melhop and Alan Melhop, running tourists up the Shotover River in jetboats. Looks at how it was passed to Herm Palmer and then Trevor Gamble and Heather Gamble in 1970, who remode...
Date: Feb 2013 From: Boating New Zealand, By: Gladwell, Ben, INNZNA Focuses on racing. Talks to Jason Ker of Ker Yacht Design about the new Class40 designed for Team Concise Racing. Updates on recent and upcoming P-class events. Anticipates the two opening rounds of the 2013 New Zealand Offshore Powerboat Championship on Lake Taupo and at Tauranga, 27 Jan and ...
Date: Jul 2015 From: Boating New Zealand, By: Madelin, Jacqui, INNZNA Examines jetsprint SuperBoat racing, which hits speeds of up to 140kph, noting the role of NZ professional jetsprint racer and boat builder Peter Caughey. Descrines the hull design and jet propulsion of a SuperBoat, giving details on water flow and control. Describes the powerplants, using methan...
Date: Nov 2008 From: Wilderness (Auckland, N.Z.), By: Moore, Colin, INNZNA Backgrounds the private and voluntary conservation initiatives run as part of their Wairaurahiri River Jet tourist adventure trips by Johan Groters and Joyce Kolk of Waitutu Lodge, Fiordland.
Date: Nov 2015 From: MG (Christchurch, N.Z.), By: Head, Warren, INNZNA Highlights the Queenstown-based jet-boating operation founded in 1965. Describes the specially designed boats, portrays the thrilling river experience, and names celebrities who have 'hurtled downstream'. Chronicles the firm's business history, and reveals the new boat captains' uniforms.
Date: 2008 From: Whanganui River annual, By: Bryan, Mary, INNZNA Recounts the comments of Dorothy (Bunty) O'Neill about the historic early jetboat Wairere, featured on Country Calendar, which she and her husband Jim O'Neill used on the river during the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s.
Date: 7 Nov 2015 From: Otago daily times, By: Scott, Louise, INNZNA Showcases the Queenstown-based jet-boat firm that has carried more than three million passengers since its founding in 1965. Speaks to former driver Tim Warwick about the decision of the firm to renovate 'Jet1', its first 'big red' jet-boat. Reflects on the changes to the firm over the years, and...
Date: 26 Jan 2016 From: Otago daily times, By: Loughrey, David, INNZNA Reports on his recent trip to the region, where he was a passenger on a jetboat operated by Paul Roff of Hump Ridge Jet and rode a mountain bike along the Welcome Rock Trail at Garston. Talks to Tuatapere bed and breakfast owners Janice Campbell and Trevor (Peanut) Campbell and Tom O'Brien of Bla...
Date: 28 Jul 2012 From: Otago daily times, By: Caldwell, Olivia, INNZNA Interviews the jet-boat driver with Shotover Jet about the nature of his job.
Date: 28 Aug 2010 From: Otago daily times, By: Kjaer, Henrietta, INNZNA Interviews the jet-boat driver and operations manager for Shotover Jet about his work.