Barron River Raft Adventure

For all the adrenaline junkies out there - this is the ideal way to spend an afternoon packed full of fun and adventure! Raging Thunder Adventures offers a Half Day Barron Raft Adventure, where first time rafters can experience the thrill of grade 2-3 rapids.

The Barron raft guides are extremely well trained & experience in this field, the guides will share with you all the tuition that you require to partake in whitewater rafting. The training includes a safety briefing, paddling techniques, what to do if you fall out of the raft and how to create the best splash in the water wars against the other rafts. Each raft holds up to seven passengers which includes your experience guide who will ensure that you have a safe 2 hour white water rafting adventure down the river.

The Barron River is located just 20 minutes from Cairns and you will spend approximately 2 hours enjoying white water rafting, leaving plenty of time to enjoy other activities. This day tour is an excellent addition to your itinerary on your next North Queensland holiday.


  • White Water Rafting
  • Photos and merchandise available to purchase on the day


  • 2 hours of white water rafting
  • All tuition, no experience needed
  • All accommodation transfers
  • Tea & Coffee at the end of rafting


Departs: 1.30 pm daily from Cairns Hotels / Return approx 6.00pm
Departs: 10.00am daily from Port Douglas Hotels / Returns approx 6.15pm.

Additional Info

Children: 12 years and under are not able to participate. Children 13 years and over are charged as adults
Excludes: Levy of $30 per person Pay on Board fee for insurance charges, land management agency prescribed daily client fee, water release fees, transfer costs and administration charges is payable on the day of travel
What to Bring: Lace-up shoes or reef sandals, swimming costume, change of clothes, towel, sunscreen, money for souvenirs
Operated By: Raging Thunder Adventures

Barron Rapid
Barron Rapid
Barron Rapid