Mulgrave River Tubing


7:45am - 12:00pm or 1:45pm - 6:00pm


The Deal

Come play in natures theme park with this Half Day River Tubing adventure on the Mulgrave River. This fun and exciting tour is a safe water activity, which includes calm water drifting, small rapids and some beautiful scenery.


Hang on tight as you navigate small rapids and then soak up the scenery as you drift through the rainforest. This fun-filled morning tour includes hotel pick-up and round-trip transport from Cairns, plus around 2 hours of tubing. Best of all: there’s no experience necessary, so everyone can give it a go!


What can you expect? To spend a delightful couple of hours floating gently down a pristine, rainforest stream soaking in the sights, sounds and smells of the natural beauty that surrounds you. This is the perfect way to cool down and really immerse yourself in Cairns’ rainforest environment and experience. It’s perfect for solo travelers, groups of friends and/or families travelling together. It’s the most fun you can have while floating. 


  • Pass through scenic rainforest and over gentle rapids 

  • No experience necessary

  • Suitable for all abilities 

  • Great fun for families

  • Snack included

  • Safety equipment included

  • Twin-chamber tube

  • Professional guide

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • Air-conditioned vehicle



Adult $75 (12 and older) incl $15 rafting levy- $90

Child $55 (5-11 years) incl $15 rafting levy- $70

Family $250 (2 Adults + 2 Children) incl $60 rafting levy- $310


Departure Point:

Cairns & Northern Beaches

Departure Time:
Morning: 7:45 AM

Afternoon: 1.45 PM

Return Details:

Morning Group Returns 12:00 PM
Afternoon Group Returns 6:00 PM

The Itinerary

  • You will be collected from your accommodation in Cairns and after a 40 minute drive will arrive at Mulgrave.

  • Make your way to the river which is around a 10 minute walk. 

  • Please keep in mind you will need enclosed shoes with a strapped back as this walk is over a dry and even riverbed. 

  • Your river tubing adventure will begin! It is slow in parts allowing you to see all of the lush surroundings before hitting some awesome rapids. 

  • A snack will be provided after your tubing experience

The Fine Print

  • The minimum age to participate is 5. 

  • Children 5 years to 11 years

  • Adult 12 years and above

  • Minimum of 4 persons to operate 

  • Minimum of 2 guides on the water. 

  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers

  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems

  • Not wheelchair accessible

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult 

  • You should bring with you a towel, swimwear, water resistant sunscreen, insect repellent, waterproof camera, hat, waterproof shoes/footwear. 

  • Optional shoe hire and waterproof spray jackets available for an extra $5.00 

  • If it is cancelled because the minimum persons has not been met, you will be offered a different rate/experience or a full refund

  • with you and leave your jewellery and valuables at your accommodation.

  • Regular ongoing River Rescue and First Aid training ensures our guides maintain high safety standards on every tour.

  • All participants will be required to sign a liability release form

  • No alcohol permitted on any tour. 

  • Pay on-board river tubing levy of $15.00

  • CANCELLATION POLICY: 50% refund within 48 hours

1300 962 924

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