We are committed to creating an unforgettable river tour in the Haast UNESCO World Heritage area while keeping our carbon footprint to a minimum.

We strive to remain the best activity our clients have done in New Zealand. We have a fully compliant safe operating plan with Maritime New Zealand.

We have a Qualmark Environ Silver rating and have taken the Tiaki Promise, demonstrating our commitment to the environment.

Waiatoto River Safari is a member of Tourism Industry Aotearoa and has taken their tourism sustainability commitment.

Our work with the community

We are actively involved in the Haast community and assist in transporting and releasing Kiwi as part of the Haast-Takoeka Kiwi Programme.

A portion of each client fare goes towards the Haast-Tokoeka programme.

Tiaki Promise - Waiatoto River Safari