Cairns Half Day Barron River Boarding Experience

From $179

Fast facts

  • Departs 12 noon returns 5.30 pm
  • Includes swim test & rescue instructions
  • Bring swimmers & a towel
  • Don’t forget your sunscreen
  • Min age 12+

Just a short 15min drive from Cairns, we take you to the mighty Barron River in amongst the tropical rainforest. Barron Gorge National Park, is well known as one of two White Water Rafting hotspots around Cairns over a challenging grade 3 white-waterโ€ฆ If you have already been White Water Rafting before, River Boarding is your next adventure!

Whats Included:

  • Wetsuits (Winter Season)
  • Helmet, Life Jacket
  • Fins, Riverboard
  • Safety equipment to wear for the riverboarding adventure
  • Professional instruction from a certified instructor
  • Return Shuttle Transport from Allbout Cairns Shop to location

What to Bring:

  • BYO food โ€“ Snacks
  • Swimmers, boardies, cozzies, bikinis, rash top (Optional)
  • Towel, Sunnies & Sunscreen
  • Comfy sandals or flip flops
  • Shoes arenโ€™t needed but thick socks can be a good idea to prevent fins from rubbing
  • Maybe something a little warmer in winter, dry change of clothes & jumper
  • Camera/Go Pro & attachments (must be hands free)
  • Cash (just in case for extras)
  • Wear contact lenses rather than prescription glasses.
  • Daily medication
  • Humour & a sense of adventure


  • Guests under 18 years must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
  • Strongly not recommended during any stage of your pregnancy.
  • We accept your challenge to cater to everyoneโ€™s pace, size & ability.
  • Guests need to have a very basic level of confidence to manovere in the water.
  • Please advise diet requirements, allergies, surgeries, impairments, or disabilities that may affect your level of enjoyment on the day & so we can best cater to you.

Fully refundable up to 72-hours before departure, no fee for changes. Agent fees may apply.

Please allow up to 4.5hrs for the whole experience from start to finish, every day is a little different, depends on weather, road conditions & fun!

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