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Address: | Portsmith, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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+61 7 4030 7990
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Raging Thunder has been taking thrill seekers White Water Rafting in North...

Raging Thunder has been taking thrill seekers White Water Rafting in North Queensland since 1984, and we offer 3 different levels of excitement .... 1) BARRON rafting is a afternoon trip perfect for those who have never rafted before, or want a fun afternoon close to Cairns .... 2) TULLY rafting is a full day adventure on the Tully River, regarded as the best rafting location across both Australia and New Zealand, no prior experience is necessary .... 3) XTREME rafting pumps up the adrenalin running a custom raft adventure for small groups of confident swimmers on the Tully River, rafting with our most experienced senior guides you will encounter extra challenges such as rock jumping, rapid swimming and raft surfing.

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Amazing rafting adventure on Tully River

I was so amazed with my first rafting experience (12th January 2017) and beautiful scenery in a paradise called Tully Gorge National Park. We smashed all water rapids on Tully... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was so amazed with my first rafting experience (12th January 2017) and beautiful scenery in a paradise called Tully Gorge National Park. We smashed all water rapids on Tully River thanks to our highly professional guide Paul who is really knowledgeable about the river and knows every single rapid in there. All guides there were friendly with great sense... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a blast on the Raging Thunder extreme tour. The group we were paired with were all other couples from other parts of the world and we got along great. I was terrified about whitewater rafting but it was safe, adventurous and all in good fun. Go with the more extreme tour for more opportunities to do fun stuff... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We'd come over from London with my girlfriend, and we chose the kayaking option. this was an excellent day out, and our guide, called Greg, was absolutely fantastic, a great lad and very knowledgeable. Thoroughly recommend this! James

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Such a good day out with Pauly on the river. Awesome knowledge not just in the boat but about the whole area. Some terrible Dad jokes. Had me laughing all day long. Thanks so much guys. Massive holiday tick 😃😃😃😃🤙🏻🍻

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Full day rafting at Tully River was cancelled due to the weather condition, luckily the staff can swap me to a half day rafting at Barren River, credit to the efficiency and flexibility of the staff. Impressive crew and instructors, energetic yet careful and always put safety first. Can't imagine no one has been threw into the water .. haha.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did the extreme full day experience on 6th January with Johnny two combs guiding us. Efficient pick ups and organisation ensuring a smoothly run day. Mission Beach is a 20 minute drive to the meeting point whereas Cairns is an hour and a half. Very professional and keen to ensure safety came first whilst having a good laugh with everyone,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Wife and I did the full day on the Tully River. Would throughly recommend it. It was great fun. We were in a boat of seven including out guide Nick. He was really knowledgeable about the river even though he had only been working there five weeks. The river when we went was quite high (fortunately!) we had a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing time with Nick as our guide! First time rafting was a little nerve wracking but by the end of the day we were so comfortable and were really able to enjoy every second! The scenery is beautiful, the staff were great.... did I mention Nick was awesome? In general the whole day was set up really... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Whoah! What an excellent experience. Tully River Rafting with Co-Workers on a beautiful day in paradise. The water levels were quite low though that didn't hamper the levels of laughter and fun that was had going down the river. Moments of adrenaline were soon calmed by peacefully floating along. Lunch was provided in a unique BBQ style on a covered,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time rafting, and I'm so glad I did it. It's a long day, but you can sleep on the bus if you get tired. The bus down to the pub is about an hour and a half. You stop and get breakfast there and its another thirty minute drive down to the river. Lunch is provided,... More 

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