White Water Rafting and Green Island tour package

When you are short on time and want to see and do as much as possible in tropical Cairns, this White Water Rafting and Green Island Cairns package offers two of Cairns’ popular attractions in one day.

In the morning, travel to Green Island, returning at approximately 1 pm, then be picked up at around 2 pm to have some fun white water rafting on the Barron River.

Green Island, AM

Green Island Resort


Green Island, located in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, is a tropical paradise that embodies Australia’s northeastern coast’s natural beauty and vibrant marine life. Just a short boat ride from Cairns, this coral cay is a popular destination for snorkelers and divers eager to explore the world-renowned reef ecosystem. With its crystal-clear waters, colourful coral formations, and abundant marine creatures, including clownfish, turtles, and rays, Green Island is a snorkeler’s dream come true. Beyond the underwater wonders, the island offers lush rainforest trails, making it an ideal spot for nature enthusiasts. Whether you’re searching for underwater adventures or want to relax on the pristine beaches, Green Island promises a memorable and picturesque experience in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef.

White water Rafting PM

A fun-filled two hours of rafting on the Barron River, grades 2–3, Rapids  Age 13 years +

White water rafting on the Barron River near Cairns is an exhilarating adventure that combines the thrill of navigating rapids with the breathtaking beauty of the surrounding rainforest. As you paddle through the heart of the World Heritage-listed Wet Tropics, you’ll encounter a mix of calm waters and adrenaline-pumping rapids, making it suitable for beginners and experienced rafters. The lush rainforest landscape adds to the excitement and the chance to spot native wildlife like birds and turtles along the way. Whether you’re seeking an adrenaline rush or a scenic river journey, white water rafting on the Barron River offers a fantastic outdoor experience that will leave you with lasting memories of your visit to Cairns.

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Barron River Rafting

Barron River Rafting – Half Day


Pick-up from Cairns City Accommodations


green island day trip

Green Island Day Trip – Ferry transfers

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Depart marina 8:30am - Depart Green Island 4:30pm