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AJ Hackett Bungy - Kawarau Bridge Bungy


Found at the World Home of Bungy, this is the original. Many people have come and gone, on a mission to push the limits and test themselves. Time for you to make the same leap of faith.


  • Bungy height 43metres (141ft)
  • World’s first commercial Bungy – the Original!
  • Water touch option over the Kawarau river
  • Ask the Bungy Crew about going tandem

Home to the World’s First Bungy jump, the Kawarau Bridge Bungy takes you back to where it all began. Confront the original leap 43m high, where you can go solo or in a pair. For that extra rush, try a dunk in the mighty Kawarau river.

Self-drive to the Kawarau Bungy Centre or contact Bungy crew to add on free transport from downtown Queenstown.

Ever since 1988, AJ Hackett Bungy have been in the business of fuelling people with courage and adrenaline. As Bungy pioneers they are world leaders in safety, they’re also a proudly Kiwi organisation, with innovation, life experience and fun at the core of what they do.

Adult $205.00 (Aged 15+)
Child $155.00 (Aged 10 - 14 years)

What's included

  • Kawarau Bridge bungy jump
  • Certificate
  • Authentic jumper T-shirt


  • Allow 2.5 hours for the whole experience


  • The Kawarau Bungy Centre is located on SH6 in the Gibbston Valley, 20 minutes drive from Queenstown or 30 minutes drive from Cromwell.


  • Minimum age 10 years (children 14 years and under need to be accompanied by an adult).

    No upper age limit - it depends on the health and fitness of the individual.

    Weight: Min 35kg - Max 235kg (78-518lbs).

Bad Weather Refunds

  • If your experience is cancelled by the operator (because of the weather or anything else out of your control) you will be entitled to a full refund.


  • Spectators: FREE admission to the Kawarau Bungy Centre - Spectators are welcome!

    Tandem Jumps: Total Weight difference must NOT be more than 30kgs, and requires river levels to be low or normal.

    Optional Extras: It would be a shame to complete one of the best experiences of your life without having proof to tell the tale. Every one of our sites and experiences is unique, and we have different camera installations tailored for them all. Prices start from $50.

    Free Transport:Available on 10.40am departure only. Bus departs daily at 10.40am.

    Check-In: Check in is 15 minutes prior on-site and 30 minutes prior with transport.

  • Cancellation Policy: Cancellation more than 48 hours in advance = 100% refund Cancellation less than less than 48 hours in advance = Non-refundable If you fail to arrive for your scheduled book time your booking will be non-refundable. Changes outside of 48 hours FEE FREE, changes within 48 hours $50 change fee.Bookme's own terms and conditions still apply.

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme


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galumalemana from New Zealand wrote on 29 January 2021

Bloodly amazing!

First time doing it and it was awesome.

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Josie Too from New Zealand wrote on 16 October 2020

Awesome experience

Great staff who made you feel comfortable and calm. Maybe specific details on dismounting to achieve the best experience to touch the water.

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Siona Waugh from United States wrote on 26 January 2020

Awesome Thrill

Everything about this jump was awesome! They keep it exciting and make sure you stay pumped about it. Once you’re up on the platform, they keep things moving well so you don’t have much time to think, get nervous, and back out. This was a great first jump with an incredible view and I look forward to more jumps in my future!

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Tammie from New Zealand wrote on 23 February 2021

So much fun

Excellent fun for the thrillseeker. Your entire team at the office to the bus to the experience are one heck of a credit to the outfit. Despite not having the tourism their attitudes are totally kiwi ..thank you all

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Ravi Kumar Karre from New Zealand wrote on 12 January 2021


Awesome !!!!

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