Queenstown and Wanaka 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.
Note : To make it easy use our 'Search By Age' Filter at the top of each activities page.
Age 2+ KJet – Jet Boat adventure
Age 3+ Basecamp Adventures Clip 'n Climb, Skippers Canyon Jet Boat Adventure*, SITE trampoline
NZ Snowshoe - Snow Play, THRILLZONE Vortex 12D Motion Theatre, Family Adventures Rafting (summer only).
Age 4+ Kidz Club*, THRILLZONE Battleground, THRILLZONE 360° Drift*, Game Over Lazer Tag*,
Off Road Queenstown 4x4 Buggy (passenger), Thrillzone 360° VR, Go Jets Wanaka.
Age 5+ iFly Indoor Skydiving*, Backcountry Saddle horsetreks, Paintball Central, Cardrona Carting – passenger
Age 6+ Buzzstop Honey Centre 'Bee- a- Beekeeper', Off Road Quad Bike Tour, Ziptrek EcoTours,
Highlands Go Karts – passenger
Age 7+ Fear Factory*, Realm VR Wanaka, Family Snowshoeing,
Age 8+ Cardrona Carting (driver - minimum height 100cm), Rippled Earth – Island Kayak Safari,
Riversurfing or Drifting (summer only), Game Over Indoor Karting
Age 10+ Thrillzone Bazooka Ball*, Shotover Canyon Swing and Fox (min weight 35kg), Segway on Q, (min weight 35kg)*
Age 12+ Riversledging, Bodhi Trout Fly Fishing Adventure, Odyssey SMASHIT
* 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.