Riverlife Brisbane

Kayaking Kangaroo Point, Australia

Enjoy a rush, or go with the flow - as you explore the Brisbane River and Brisbane City. Sultry and subtropical Brisbane is the ideal spot for outdoor adventure and drinking cold beer. Discover a modern, artistic city always on the move. With great cultural precincts, a fabulous nightlife, extensive dining options, and all levels of accommodation.

Location by Riverlife

Packages at this location

Rock Climbing Session Mixed Adventures

Looking for some real adventure that doesn’t look like the walls of an indoor rock climbing centre? Challenge yourself in the great outdoors and experience climbing the lit up weathered walls of the Kangaroo Point Cliffs. Climbs of various levels of difficulty are available to suit everyone including beginners.

  • Guide & Instruction

  • Safety equipment includes a helmet, harness, rope and chalk.

Riverlife outdoor rock climbing sessions are guided by qualified and experienced instructors. No experience is necessary as each session includes instruction, a safety briefing (where you will learn how to rock climb) and equipment. Participants must wear and use the safety equipment provided by Riverlife.

All Year Round. Anyday Between 9am - 5pm

What you need to bring/wear: Comfortable clothes / Enclosed shoes Hair tie (long hair) Hat / sunglasses / water bottle (optional)

Riverlife's Leaping Kangaroo - Abseiling, Brisbane Mixed Adventures

Leap into space off the timeless cliffs of Kangaroo Point, Brisbane. Join our qualified and experienced tutors as you challenge your senses and your fears. Enter a world of awesome abseiling - dipping and diving on the vertical path. Feel the strength of ancient Triassic rock as you defy gravity and conquer vertigo during a 90 minute session.

  • All equipment

  • Safety briefing

  • Full instruction

Although accommodation isn't provided in this package, we would be stoked to point you in the direction of some local vendors.

Daily Abseiling Adventures.
Daily 3 pm - 4:30 pm.

All Year Round

Keeping in mind that you need to bring/wear: Enclosed shoes Hat / sunglasses / water bottle (optional) Hair tie (long hair) Riverlife is situated in an awesome location however it can be a little tough to access. When arriving by car, park at the top of the kangaroo point cliff by "River terrace kangaroo point, Queensland". Then it's a short walk from the top of the cliff down to Riverlife. To arrive via public transport via the ferry terminal. There is a free city hopper with ferry stops at Thornton Street ferry terminal then its a short walk to Riverlife.

Riverlife Friday Night Paddle and Prawns - Brisbane Kayaking

Celebrate the start of the weekend with a Friday night extravaganza of paddles, prawns, refreshments and the mighty Brisbane River. Pack up the troubles of the working week to find fun, laughter and great company as you journey through the illuminated river-scape. Bask in the lights of Brisbane’s iconic architecture, floating past bridges and buildings as you journey into extreme entertainment. Return to the comfort of land, to discover buckets of fresh, ocean king prawns, bread rolls and a choice of chilled beer, wine and soft drinks.

  • All equipment

  • Safety briefing

  • Full instruction

Although accommodation is not included in this package, we would be stoked to point you in the direction of some awesome local vendors.

Every Friday between 7 - 9 pm, out on the water, seeing the weekend in right Aussie style!

All year round

Keep in mind you need to bring/wear: Clothes that will get wet Spare change of clothes Towel / Water Bottle Complimentary showers and sunscreen are available for your use. Riverlife is situated in an awesome location however it can be a little tough to access. When arriving by car, park at the top of the kangaroo point cliff by "River terrace kangaroo point, Queensland". Then it's a short walk from the top of the cliff down to Riverlife. To arrive via public transport via the ferry terminal. There is a free city hopper with ferry stops at Thornton Street ferry terminal then its a short walk to Riverlife.

Riverlife River Bounty - Kayaking, Brisbane Kayaking

Don’t expect any mutineers as you take command of your very own kayak to explore the beautiful Brisbane River. Discover the bounty that the Brisbane River has to offer. Spectacular and unique views of the city as you progress along this ancient serpentine river. Get wet and whimsical as you join us for a guided tour under the Story Bridge or past South Bank with plenty of fun, laughter and thrills during this 90 minute session.

  • Full instruction

  • Safety briefing

  • All equipment

No accommodation is provided with this package, however, let us know and we would be stoked to point you in the right direction for some awesome local vendors.

Day and night river adventures.
Daytime - Daily 1pm. Sat/Sun 8.30am or 11am. Night-time - Fri & Sat 7 - 10pm.

All year round.

Keep in mind that you need to bring/wear: Clothes that will get wet Spare change of clothes Towel / Hat / Water Bottle/ Sunglasses Complimentary showers and sunscreen are available for your use Riverlife is situated in an awesome location however it can be a little tough to access. When arriving by car, park at the top of the kangaroo point cliff by "River terrace kangaroo point, Queensland". Then it's a short walk from the top of the cliff down to Riverlife. To arrive via public transport via the ferry terminal. There is a free city hopper with ferry stops at Thornton Street ferry terminal then its a short walk to Riverlife.

About the location

Accommodation

Whatever your accommodation requirements you will find something to fit the bill in Brisbane. From backpackers to absolute luxury, Brisbane caters for all travellers and all budgets. If you cannot find somewhere to meet your budget in the city-centre then remember Brisbane has an excellent bus and train network.

Location

Confident and yet laid-back, enthusiastic and yet unassuming - Brisbane is a truly new-world and multicultural city. The capital of Queensland and home to approximately 2.5 million people. Brisbane continues to thrive and grow as more and more Australians are drawn to its subtropical climate and work opportunities. The Brisbane events calendar is always packed with cultural and sporting events. Immerse yourself in a vibrant and exciting cultural scene, with art galleries, libraries, festivals and theatres. Make sure you check out the Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art, on the South Bank of the Brisbane River. Enjoy more than 17,000 works of historical, and contemporary art. For those who want to dance the night away, or simply listen, you will find a lively and electrifying live music scene. Shopaholics will rejoice, as Brisbane has it all - from modern malls to designer boutiques, to crafty markets. Make sure you take in the collective markets every Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday at Stanley Street Plaza in the city centre. Discover local artisans with fabulous wares - jewellery, art, antiques, and fashion. Travel further afield and participate in some island hopping. Brisbane’s coastline is dotted with a number of paradisical islands for you to explore. With fabulous opportunities for snorkelling and whale-watching. You can fly directly to Brisbane International airport from many cities in the world. From the airport, it is easy and safe to catch a taxi or train to the city centre.

Food

Relish the opportunity for al-fresco dining in the sultry Brisbane evenings. Partake of fabulous cuisine at outstanding restaurants which offer the best local foods. Enjoy Moreton Bay prawns or local organic produce cooked to perfection. As a truly new-world, multicultural city, you will find restaurants representing nearly every world cuisine, and every dietary group. No matter whether you prefer - raw food, vegan, or a straight out steakhouse, you will find somewhere to fit your needs. Of course in true Australian fashion, you should wash it all down with a cold beer.

Activities

Day and night kayaking on the Brisbane River. Packages that include excellent food and refreshments. Cycle, Segway or Scooter tours around the Inner City and Brisbane River banks. Outstanding abseiling and climbing at Kangaroo Point

Amenities

  • Lessons

  • Guides

Available activities

  • Climbing

  • Abseiling

  • Daytrips

  • Excursions