Health & Safety


Yes, our client’s and staff’s safety is paramount. Tongariro River Rafting (TRR) company currently provide operational services to all our customer bookings. TRR hold all Health and Safety Certifications to operate river rafting activities. Each year Maritime New Zealand audits and approves our Raft Safety Procedures and we continue to meet their safety compliance. You can view our certifications by clicking here.

We were the first rafting company and continue to be the longest serving river rafting business on the Tongariro River. We are a Registered and Certified Adventure Activity Operator and meet the requirements of Safety Audit Standard.

Our guides are all professionals, their fun friendly manner, river skills & deep respect for our environment and culture is what makes our Rafting New Zealand Guide Team unique.

Our premises, vehicles and equipment, are of an international standard and are always presented clean, safe and well maintained.

Rafting New Zealand is fortunate to be based in pristine wilderness, but we know that there are unnatural and natural changes that occur. Our motto “Gentle Footsteps, Strong Paddlestrokes” reflects our efforts to actively seek new ways to monitor, improve and keep our environment clean, safe and healthy.

Rafting is an adventure activity with a degree of risk. Participants need to be aware that we can not absolutely guarantee their safety.


Please read our Adventure Regulation attached