4Hr Barron River Late Eco Rafting

4.5 based on all time ratings

Only a stone’s throw away from Cairns lies the Barron Gorge National Park, brimming with rainforests, granite boulders, dramatic cliffs, and the Barron River. If you're looking for an afternoon adventure, this Barron River rafting with Raging Thunder is perfect for you.

The stunning Barron River offers the ideal combination of calm water floating, lighter, fun rapids and greater challenging rapids which are sure to get you all pumped up! 

After arriving at the gorge, you'll meet your guide who will be your trusted companion throughout your adventure. H/she will give you a comprehensive safety briefing and thorough instructions on proper paddling techniques. All rafting gear and safety equipment are included.

Immerse yourself in the sheer beauty of nature as you raft your way through the World-Heritage rainforest of the Barron Gorge National Park and tackle the mighty grade 3 rapids! The guides will show you how to conquer all the waves, spins, and turns like a true professional.

Surf the rafts into stunning free-standing waves, and prepare for an adrenaline surge as you conquer the thrilling drop at Rooster Tail. No experience is necessary for this tour!

After 2 hours of white water rafting you'll arrive at the take-out point to dry up and enjoy some tea and coffee. You can view your photos of the day here!

So book now for an adrenaline-pumping experience, only minutes away from Cairns!

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Departure Details

Departure Location Cairns

  • Boards 13:45

  • Departs 14:00

  • Returns 18:00

Cruise Inclusions

  • 4hr thrilling whitewater rafting experience on Barron River
  • Enjoy 2hrs of rafting tackling grade 2 & rapids
  • Navigate free standing waves and go over the huge drop at Rooster Trail
  • Expert river guide who will provide you with safety briefing and paddling instructions
  • All rafting gear and safety equipment are provided
  • Tea and coffee at Lake Placid Tourist Park to relax after rafting
  • Photos can be purchased at the end of the day
  • Return transfers to Cairns

Additional Information

  • The minimum age to participate is 12 years

Terms Of Services

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  • Adult Price

    from $169


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