From $140

Tour ID: 10003130

Great fun, just 20 mins outside of Cairns. Join us for 2 hours of white water rafting on the Barron River. You will experience anything from grade 3 rapids to just floating along the river without a care in the world. 

  • 2 hours of white water rafting 
  • Experience guide to teach you
  • Be surrounded by natural beauty
  • Transfers included


The white water rafting adventure in the Barron Gorge National Park just 20 minutes from the Cairns city centre. The Barron River half-day tour offers guaranteed water levels all year round and Grade 2 and 3 rapids, no experience required. Return accommodation transfers and all safety equipment included. Our rescue 3 trained guides will give you all the tuition needed for this exciting afternoon rafting!

Up to three half day departures depending on water release from the power station.

* Just 20 minutes from Cairns city
* Up to eight people per raft
* Four hour round trip with 2 hours on the Barron River.
* Dam controlled river, allowing consistent supplies of water all year round.

A professional photographer accompanies each tour, providing top quality rafting photographs for purchase.


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Tour Details

  • Included in price:

    Return accommodation transfers, 2 hours of rafting grade 3 rapids, Up to 7 people per raft, Barron Gorge National Park is only 20 mins from Cairns, all safety equipment provided, no experience necessary.

  • Available for purchase/hire:

    Action photo's available on CD $49, Hire shoes available $5 per pair, Merchandise also available.

  • Duration:

    Pick up from your accommodation approx 02:00pm return approx 05:30pm

  • Departure:

    2:00 PM Daily

  • Return:

  • Departure points:

    Cairns and Cairns Beaches

  • Pickup/departure instructions:

    Return accommodation transfers included from most Cairns and Northern Beaches accommodation

  • What to bring:

    Wear swimming costume under clothes, bring a large towel, bring enough money for merchandise snacks and pay on board levy, leave all jewellery and valuables at your accommodation, bring a change of clothes, water resistant sunscreen

  • Fitness level required:


  • Child policies:

    Minimum age 12 years. No child discount applies.

  • Additional Information:

    Pay on Board Raft Levy $30.00 per person

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