It’s river time! Get ready to go on a river boarding experience of a lifetime and charge down the magnificent Yarra River. This two hour guided journey is packed full of adventure and great scenery. All safety and water gear is provided.
There’s really nothing quite like it.
You’re all kitted up and you’re in the river, ready to go, after a skills session to learn about the basics of river boarding it's time to hit the river and run our first rapid face first!
Before you know it your surrounded by rapids with their own personality. You will negotiate your way down grade 1-2 whitewater (up to grade 3 when the river flow is high). Blast down thrilling whitewater on your own board. You are in complete control whilst navigating the rapids and waves, with the aid of flippers you are able to steer your board and power through the whitewater with ease.
With rapids every few hundred metres it's an action packed adventure and brilliant fun!
Your qualified guide will give you a thorough safety and river board control tutorial before heading out on your adventure. There will be a mandatory swim tests through some easy rapids before you begin. The session is fully guided throughout and will assist you to get the perfect line through the rapids.
The session lasts for approximately 2.5 hours.
Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged with them directly according to their policy:
This experience requires a minimum of six participants to go ahead and runs with a maximum of 10.
If the provider has to cancel due to inclement weather they will give you as much notice as possible to arrange the booking for another day. Please note they will not cancel the session due to rain.
Please bring closed toed footwear. You cannot wear thongs or sandals. You must wear bathers or thermals under the wetsuit. Bring a full set of clothes and footwear along with a towel for after the river boarding.
There are GoPro mounts on all helmets and river boards so you can capture your experience with your own camera!
This experience takes place on the Yarra River, Warburton, VIC.