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HIGHLIGHTS
16km river journey.
Over 40 rapids from class 2 to 4.
Experienced guides whose life and passion is the river.
Group or corporate tailor made itineraries.
Indigenous guide
Aboriginal history and Culture
Multiple river gorges

WHAT TO BRING
Personal River Equipment: Glasses strap if required. If you have your own thermal underwear (not cotton) you may bring it along to wear under raft gear or you can just wear your underwear or swimmers. All other rafting equipment is supplied.

Off River Equipment: You should bring; warm clothes for the end of the day including a warm jacket, 2 towels, sun screen, a hat or beanie. Personal medication if required. Remember to pack light if you don’t need it don’t bring it.

Grade: 2 to 4, suits novice to experienced and children over 14 years
Tour Inclusions: All river equipment, experienced guides, river transfers and lunch.
Meeting Point: Pine Island Reserve
Season: Seasonal

Average Duration: 1 Day



About Murrumbidgee River, Canberra

Meeting Point:

Pine Island Reserve
Access is via the Tuggeranong Parkway, follow it south until you reach Tuggeranong –the parkway becomes Drakeford Drive--, follow the signs for Pine Island

Meeting Time:

Please arrive at 9.30 am, no earlier as we will be busy preparing equipment for your day on the river!

Pine Island Reserve,
Canberra, Canberra Nature Reserve, ACT 2000

Dress Code

If rafting in the cooler months- Warm clothes for the end of the day, 2 towels, sun screen, a beanie and a bottle of water.
If you have your own thermal underwear (Not cotton) you may bring it along to wear under raft gear or you can just wear your underwear or swimmers.

If rafting in the warmer months- Warm clothes for the end of the day, 2 towels, sun screen, a hat, a collared t-shirt and long shorts/boardies in case its to hot to wear a wetsuit and a bottle of water.

Medication if required.
Glasses strap if required.
Remember to pack light if you don’t need it don’t bring it!
All other Rafting equipment is supplied and includes- Wetsuit, fleece jumper, splash jacket, wet boots and if necessary- gloves and spare beanies.

Weather Information

As our river experiences are offered in the outdoors we are subject to environmental changes, if these changes result in excess or insufficient water for our craft to safely negotiate the river the raft type or the location of the trip may be altered or your trip may be rescheduled. Deposits will not be refunded in this situation, as you will be offered the choice of a trip on another river or on the same river on another date or a gift voucher will be issued. .

Other Information

Minimum Participant Numbers:

For a trip to run on any given date for this river we require a min number of 8 participants. Dates that are listed on our site are subject to achieving minimum numbers.

99% of weekend dates achieve Minimum numbers, if Minimum numbers are not achieved you will have the following options.
1. A refund less and fees or commissions
2. 12 Month Gift Voucher
3. Transfer to a suitable date

Weekday bookings - Please enquire about available dates before purchase.

Itinerary:

9.30am Meet us at Pine island
9.40am Safety Briefing
10.00am Change into river gear
10.30am Lesson on how to paddle then start river journey
12.00pm Lunch on the riverbank
1.00pm Continue journey
4.00pm Finish journey, and return to Pine Island
4.30pm Change and depart for accommodation

What will be required of you?

• Notify us prior to your trip of Medical conditions, disabilities or food intolerances. Our meals are generally vegetarian, however if you have specific dietary requirements it is best if you bring additional food to supplement your meal.
• Eat well prior to and during the trip especially breakfast.
• Not to over indulge in alcohol the night before the trip, or during the trip, we expect that participants who feel they have blood alcohol content above .05 or are drug affected will voluntarily stand down from the trip.
• To read and sign an assumption of risk signature form.
• Physical Exertion to which you may not be accustomed.