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Half Day Sports Rafting

Take a paddle on the wildside in your own Sports Raft. An unforgettable experience of fun, adrenalin and laughter as you navigate through grade 2 and 3 rapids of the stunning Tully River, fringed by the oldest rainforests in the world.

Highlights

  • EXPERT GUIDES
  • You will be in charge of your own SPORTS RAFT
  • WHITEWATER and WORLD HERITAGE RAINFOREST
  • 5 of 5 stars on Trip advisor reviews
  • LOCALLY OWNED and OPERATED

Your tour begins with a pick-up from your accommodation Mission Beach, you’ll meet your experienced wild guides for the day with introductions and big smiles, A 45 minute informative drive from the beach (or Tully) along the beautiful winding Tully Gorge Road into World Heritage National Park and Rainforests to the Tully Gorge Rec park. If you are lucky you may see a Cassowary along the way. Change rooms and toilets are available at the Rec park. Here we unload the rafts, kit you up and talk you through some handy rafting instruction before pairing you up in your rafts. If you are confident and there are enough rafts we’ll even let you go on your own!

We enter the Tully river in a beautiful calm section of the Gorge. Here our expert guides will show you everything you need to know to become a ‘White water warrior.’ When we are all happy….the fun begins….

We start off with our ‘practice rapid’. A nice span of small rapids to let you practice your paddling and turns and give you a feel for the water, your raft and for things to come. Our guides will be with you every step of the way – showing you the best way to go and what to look out for. Stretches of calm separates each group of rapids where the sights and sounds of nature connect you back to the wild. Ulysses butterflies, birds of prey and water dragons are a common sight. Focus and you will see so much more as you cruise through 410 million year old rainforests. The scenery alone is worthy of the experience. But don’t get too distracted – here come some rapids – woo hoo!

Rapids get a little bigger and trickier, you’ll watch the water currents, dodge rocks, steer your raft to take the rapids head on, crash through a wall of foaming water, and emerge drenched but euphoric at the feeling of the conquest, and eager for more. And more you shall get..…With each rapid comes more confidence, more control and more excitement. You may go in, you may not, but that’s how nature rolls, and one things for certain, what nature teaches you, will be with you forever.… what you learn about yourself is priceless….Welcome ‘White Water Warrior’ You paddled, conquered and survived the Wildside.

Per person $129.00

What's included

  • Pick-up & Return to Mission Beach
  • 6km of fun
  • Rapid grades 2,3
  • Minimum age 6 years
  • + FREE BEER !

Duration

  • Allow approximately 5 hours duration for the whole experience

Restrictions

  • Minimum age: 6

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Bad Weather Refunds

  • If your experience is cancelled by the operator (because of the weather or anything else out of your control) you will be entitled to a full refund.

Notes

  • Waiver of liability to be signed before participation
  • Please note pricing includes pick up from Mission Beach or Tully ONLY. Car hire can be arranged from Cairns for an extra $80 plus $26 comprehensive insurance

Available Bookings from January 21 to January 27

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Helene Lebreton from Australia wrote on 11 September 2018

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Awesome time

My family and I did the half day white water rafting experience and we had a great time. The instructors were great and very knowledgeable. We would definitely do it again next time we are in the area.

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Giorgia Zorzan from Italy wrote on 08 October 2019

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Awsome experience

Guides were nice, friendly and knowledgeable. We had really good time and lots of fun. The nature is amazing!

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