Trip Departures

We’re open 7 days a week. 
Our operating hours are from 9.10am to 5.10pm in summer, 9.30am to 4.30pm in spring and autumn and 9.30am to 4.10pm in winter. 

Our individual shark rides depart at 10 minutes past the hour (E.g. 10.10am), 30 minutes past the hour (E.g. 10.30am) and 50 mins past the hour (E.g. 10.50am). 
Our boat trip and shark ride option for six or more riders departs on demand, availability permitting. 


Your check in time is 10 minutes before your trip departure time at our kiosk on the Lapsley Butson wharf. The kiosk is located on the lakefront in central Queenstown by Perkys Floating Bar and Pedros by the Lake Restaurant. 

Shark Ride Duration

Each shark ride is 15 minutes on the water. Please allow 25 minutes for the safety briefing, rider loading and unloading, and the trip.