Our Facilities

Fully licensed cafe and bar facilities.

Some locally sourced wines, beers and ciders. As well as popular beers and wines.
selection of spirits available
beer on tap
A good range of non alcoholic beverages, including local juices.

Tasty treats supplied by local cafes as well as our own specialities.
Morning or afternoon devonshire teas.
Light lunch food.
Tea and Coffee.

Cruise Types

Casual Cruises (1-2 hour cruise)

  • Adults $25
  • children 0-2 no charge
  • children 2-15 $10 (as long as accompanied by an adult)
  • Midweek seniors rate $20

Group Bookings (3 hour cruise)

1-50 people
Monday - Wednesday $1250
Thursday - Sunday $1450

50-70 people
Monday - Wednesday $1450
Thursday - Sunday $1650

POA for catering needs.

  • Finger foods
  • BBQ
  • set menu
  • morning or afternoon tea

Terms and Conditions of sales and cruises

  • Scenic Cruises run in most weathers except for flooding and strong winds.
  • Bookings for Scenic Cruises may be transferred to an alternative date if that date is available no less than 24 hours from sailing.
  • No refunds will be given if passengers don't turn up for a sailing.
  • All sailings are subject to change at Kaiapoi River Queens discretion for reasons of operational requirements.
  • Tickets are refundable if Kaiapoi River Queen cancels the service due to operational requirements.
  • Kaiapoi River Queen reserves the right to refuse any person access on any sailing for any reason including any person who
  • is unruly in behaviour, unfit to travel, arrives preloaded, is likely to cause distress or discomfort to other passengers or has previously engaged in any unlawful activities affecting the company. The Master may also require any person to leave the vessel.
  • All prices are in NZ$ and include GST.