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Address: Naval Stores Lower River Terrace | Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 7 3891 5766
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09:00 - 17:00
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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
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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 35.17*
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Saturday Night Brisbane Kayak Tour with Optional BBQ Dinner

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Abseil Kangaroo Point

I booked the afternoon abseil with a friend on a complete whim and am so glad I did! Great value for money, great views and a really worthwhile experience! We didn't realise... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I booked the afternoon abseil with a friend on a complete whim and am so glad I did! Great value for money, great views and a really worthwhile experience! We didn't realise until we got there that it might be scary going backwards off a rock, but the staff on our abseil were the best!! Morgan and our other instructor... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My partner and I were given an abseiling and kayak voucher as a gift. As we live in Brisbane it was fantastic to see the city from a different view. Both Luke and Ben were brilliant instructors, would recommend the experience in a heartbeat. Thank you!

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Whilst the river views were very nice the actual paddle was disappointing. We would have seen more and had more fun simply hiring a kayak and exploring by ourselves. Being forced to basically float back to the start with the tide was very frustrating all because we had reached the turn around spot too quickly. In this instance perhaps the... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Instruction at beginning somewhat lacking (not a word on how to stop or turn your kayak). Group was far too big (23 plus guides) so there's no way they could have engaged with all of us even if they wanted to. The trip was supposed to be 1.5 hours however we reached the end point in 29 minutes and then... More 

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Thank ikonono
Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great fun as an activity, however one or two things can be improved. Address on website inaccurate, when we called for direction, we were told that "GPS doesn't like listed address, and we should just park at top of cliffs and walk down stairs". Ok, fair enough, but why not change website details. Also, guides were a bit lax on... More 

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Mackay, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A huge thank you to the Riverlife abseiling team for encouraging my 8 year old to extend himself. He had a wonderful time & we will be back again soon.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic morning on the river. Many thanks to Luke for his help and knowledge. Loved the different perspective of looking at the water life from the river.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to go Kayaking and Abseiling as my last minute activities before heading back to Sydney. My cousin and I had a wonderful time with our instructor - Stuart, he was extremely encouraging and experienced, nontheless making sure we are safe and well prepared. All the staffs were super nice and cheerful as well. Definitely would recommend!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went kayaking on a Friday night and had prawns and drinks afterwards. It was a great way to spend the night after a long week. The guides are very helpful and I would recommend it for beginners as well as experienced paddlers. The prawns were beautiful and fresh! Yum!

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2 Thank Ann C
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We held our wedding here in the sunset marquee, it was a gorgeous venue and all the guests raved about how amazing the food was. Dan and Sarah were fantastic on the night. Kate and Dan were very patient and dedicated to giving us the wedding we wanted despite the unpredictable weather. Kate was very flexible throughout the planning process.... More 

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