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Barron River Whitewater Rafting
Prices from $115 AUD


The Barron River is located ten minutes from the centre of Cairns. With  half day white water rafting  perfectly suited for first time adventurers or those who want to cram more into their Cairns Holiday. A little bit tamer than the Tully it is perfect for mixed groups or families.

or for even more adventure Click here for the Tully River alternative




  • 2 hours White Water Rafting
  • Guaranteed water levels all year round
  • All tuition provide, no experience necessary
  • Return transfers
  • Departs Cairns Daily 2.15pm
  • Returns approximately 6.00pm

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From 1/04/2021 to 31/03/2022 per person
Half Day Whitewater Rafting - self drive half day rafting on the Barron River - self drive option (no coach transfers included) $115.00
Half Day Whitewater Rafting - incl transfers half day rafting on the Barron River - with return transfers from your Cairns accommodation $125.00
Half Day Whitewater Rafting
- Port Douglas transfers
half day rafting on the Barron River - with return transfers from your Port Douglas accommodation $145.00
Whitewater Rafting & River Tubing - COMBO half day river tubing and half day whitewater rafting on the Barron - includes all transfers ($15 levy applies to tubing) $182.00
Additional costs: A $30 pay on board rafting levy applies to all passengers . This covers insurance, water release and national park fees. Minimum age 12 years, sorry no child rates.
PLEASE NOTE: As per Qld Government COVID regulations from the 17/12/21 all passengers 16 years and over must be double vaccinated

The Barron River half day tour is a fantastic introduction to White Water Rafting. It's fun, exciting and exhilarating for all the family. Let our guides entertain you on this spectacular river!

Half day rafting with Foaming Fury - Departs daily Only 20 minutes from Cairns & Northern Beaches & just 40 minutes from Port Douglas Offering guaranteed water levels year round; no experience is necessary to raft these rapids. 


Prepare for your trip:

  • Bring your ticket and POB levy (payment cash or credit card)
  • Wear swimming costume under your clothes
  • Bring a large towel
  • Bring enough money for souvenirs and snacks
  • Leave all jewelery and valuables at your accommodation
  • Bring a change of clothes
  • Bring water resistant sunscreen
  • Bring $5 for shoe hire OR bring Secure Footwear - lace up shoes or reef sandals that will get wet (we realise that you are on holiday and might not want your shoes wet)


Liability Release Form:

Every participant must sign a Liability Release Form prior to commencing rafting and some packages.
Passengers under the age of 18 years must have a parent or guardian sign on their behalf.

Medical Conditions:
Please note that some medical conditions, disabilities and impairments may exclude participants from rafting for safety reasons, e.g. pregnancy and serious vision impairments. Passengers should disclose any medical condition, disabilities and impairments at time of booking.

Pay on Board Levy:
Pay on board raft levy is a non commissionable component of our retail price which we require to be paid direct to Foaming Fury.




Contact Details

07 4057 4312
+61 7 4057 4312

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