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Address: Naval Stores Lower River Terrace | Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 7 3891 5766
Today
09:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:30 - 17:00
Mon - Tue 09:00 - 17:00
Wed 09:00 - 21:00
Thu 09:00 - 17:00
Fri 09:00 - 22:00
Sat 08:30 - 22:00
Description:

Get down to the river and experience Brisbane from a different angle. At...

Get down to the river and experience Brisbane from a different angle. At Riverlife, we offer a range of exhilarating soft adventure and recreation activities and Aboriginal cultural experiences on the banks of the Brisbane River. Furthermore Riverlife offers unique riverfront venues for any occasion including weddings, engagement parties, corporate functions and events, product launches, bucks and hen’s nights, Christmas parties and team building.

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USD 34.25*
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Brisbane Kayak Tour
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USD 29.68*
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Day or Night Brisbane Segway Tour
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USD 41.86*
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Rock Climbing at the Kangaroo Point Cliffs in Brisbane

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Excellent kayaking tour

Was apprehensive about this tour because I'm not great with water but shouldn't have worried. Stuart our guide was awesome. I fell in twice but Stuart was there to help and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Flynnm2
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Kildare, Ireland
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Kildare, Ireland
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Was apprehensive about this tour because I'm not great with water but shouldn't have worried. Stuart our guide was awesome. I fell in twice but Stuart was there to help and encourage me. Was a real nice guy and made the tour for all of us. The tour itself lasted one and a half hours and was good fun. Would... More 

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Lismore, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I'd like to thank the Riverlife crew, all were very helpful and friendly. I took my two young teens for the Rockclimbing activity and we had the BEST time. Stu, our instructor was awesome. He supported us through the climb which was challenging and scary at times but we all felt safe as houses. Perceived danger, not real danger! Anyway,... More 

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Thank elipietens
Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a great night on New Years Eve, right on the river, great view of the fireworks, great music, well set up BUT, very disappointed that we paid $129 because we booked early only to get an email close to NYE saying that the tickets were now only $89, that's a BIG difference. But that aside it was a... More 

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Thank Michael P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great way to spend a hot afternoon in Brisbane. Great way to see the city suitable for beginners or experienced. All the staff was friendly and helpful. Lauren our guide was great, very knowledgable, enthusiastic and encouraging.

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Thank Dominic C
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Information stated that the climbing was suitable for children from the age of 8 as long as they had an adult to belay them. Also said there were instructors for the inexperienced. I took an 11 Year old and 13 year old and they were offered limited support and Aaron and Jules had to be asked continually for assistance. They... More 

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Thank Lesleyh7
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife arranged this as a surprise date... It was an awesome night. We had a great paddle on the river all the way up to Southbank and finished with really top quality prawns and a few drink on their river deck. Our meal was shared with four other paddlers who were all lovely. Our guides Morgan and Emma were... More 

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1 Thank MickLawrance
Gold Coast, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have climbed and abseiled at kangaroo point with Riverlife on a few occasions now and each time as been fantastic fun and great value for money. Riverlife really are a well run outfit with a friendly engaging team. Well worth it.

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2 Thank crellin65
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you to Ben and Kevin for making the childrens adventure so awesome. From the minute we arrived to when we were about to leave, the process was flawless. We were made to feel welcome and any nerves that were evident soon disappeared. The children Segwayed first and had a great time. Kevin made the experience easy and built so... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jules (I am assuming that is the correct spelling) was a great instructor, as he knew his trade, and gave very clear and simple instructions. He also made jokes at the right times for when some of the other abseilers were getting nervous. I am planning to book again.

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2 Thank David A
Brisbane
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of seven, aged from fourteen up to fifty-plus, had an excellent time with the Riverlife crew. We booked the hourlong experience and felt the whole time was well-constructed and we were well looked after. Instructions given were clear and care was taken to ensure everyone understood and could complete them. The pace was just right with plenty of... More 

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