Nestled within tropical North Queensland's breathtaking landscapes, the Tully River beckons with a mix of natural beauty and heart-pounding excitement.
As you navigate the Tully River's thrilling twists and turns, you'll find yourself immersed in an adrenaline-charged escapade.
Whether you're a seasoned rafter or a first-time explorer, each rapid presents a new challenge and an unforgettable thrill.
Beyond the adventure, the Tully River offers a profound connection to nature's unbridled forces. It's not just a river; it's a dynamic testament to the raw beauty and power of the natural world.
So, if you're seeking an exhilarating Queensland wilderness experience that weaves together excitement and awe-inspiring scenery, the Tully River is your ultimate destination.
Our prices include the Levy! We advertise the Actual Rate so when you book with us there is no more to pay on the day!
Most Rafting Tours in North Queensland region ask customers to pay a Levy on the day of travel. This is usually made up of insurance & Environmental Management fees.
For example: You might see a Tully River Rafting tour from Cairns advertised for $229 + $30 Levy payable on the day.
To make things easier & save confusion we include the levy in our advertised prices.
Minimum Age For White Water Rafting
Tully River Rafting - Raging Thunder (Grade 3-4)
You must be 13 years and over to join the Raging Thunder Tully River Rafting tour.
Tully River Sports Rafting - Wildside Adventures
Children as young as 6 years can join the Tully River Sportrafting tour. The Sportsrafting is on a lower section of the Tully River with grade 2 Rapids which is suitable for young children.
Rapid Grade Guide
Grade 1: Very small rough areas, might require slight maneuvering. (Skill level: very basic)
Grade 2: Some rough water, maybe some rocks, might require some maneuvering. (Skill level: basic paddling skill)
Grade 3: Whitewater, small waves, maybe a small drop, but no considerable danger. May require significant maneuvering.
Grade 4: Whitewater, medium waves, maybe rocks, maybe a considerable drop, sharp maneuvers may be needed.
Grade 5: Whitewater, large waves, large volume, possibility of large rocks and hazards, possibility of a large drop, requires precise maneuvering.
Safety When Rafting
The rafting guides add to the adventure providing heaps of laughs and entertainment along the way.
A lot of people who might be a little afraid on signing up find that they have the best time ever! It's very rewarding and all the family can take part.
The guides go through rigorous training and are very experienced, they provide lots of fun but at the same time are capable and expert in what they do.
All river guides are trained in first aid, CPR, river reading, river navigation and white water rescue.
Guides receive regular ongoing river training and assessments to maintain their existing high standards.
All guides carry safety equipment to deal with any situation, and life jackets are helmuts are provided to all rafters.