Queenstown Adventure: minimum age guide
Queenstown has never had as many fun, family attractions on offer as now! With so much entertainment and excitement with appeal to grown-ups and children you'll never be short of family fun! Kids can also take part in some of Queenstown's famous, thrilling adventure activities but there may be restrictions.
Read on for minimum age information for Queenstown's adventure activities. All activities are mentioned once, at the minimum age. Therefore read all activities up to and including the age of your child. Some activities will indicate a minimum weight or height in brackets. In these cases a child of any age must have reached this weight/height to participate.
Age 3 Jet boating*, Vortex 12D Motion Theatre, Family Adventures Rafting, Clip 'N Climb.
Age 4 Kidz Club*, Thrillzone Battleground, Thrillzone 360° Drift*, Game Over Lazer Tag*, SITE Trampoline*, Off Road Queenstown 4x4 Buggy (passenger), Go Jets Wanaka, Wanaka Parasailing.
Age 5 The Playground – Rope Challenge, Human Foosball or Nerf Wars, Horse Treks with our listed companies, iFly Indoor Skydiving, Rockatipu Climbing Wall, Paintball Central, Cardrona Carting (passenger), Dart River Fun Yaks.
Age 6 Ziptrek EcoTours (min weight to ride solo 30kg), Highlands Go-Karts (passenger),
Off Road Quad Bike Tour, Thrillzone 360° VR
Age 7 Escape Quest, Cardrona Mountain Carting (driver).
Age 8 The Playground – Bubble Soccer or Archery Combat, Rippled Earth – Island Kayak Safari, Riversurfing, Game Over Indoor Karting, Crossfire Wanaka – archery or battlefield, Kawarau Zipride (min weight 35kg).
Age 9 Wanaka Wild Wire
Age 10 Thrillzone Paintless Paintball*, The Playground – Paintball, Shotover Canyon Swing and Fox (min weight 35kg), Segway on Q, (min weight 35kg)*, Highlands Go-Karts (single kart driver), Fear Factory* (recommendation – at your discretion), AJ Hackett Bungy (Kawarau) minimum weight 35kg.
Age 12 Riversledging, Crossfire Wanaka – rifle range, Bodhi Trout Fly Fishing Adventure.
* may be suitable for younger children at the discretion of the operator. Your child's participation in an activity may also be dependent on factors such as confidence or weather.