Cairns Canyoning
Half Day At Crystal Cascades

Awesome Fun For Kids 8+ .. And The Big Kid In All Of Us

Bring out your inner dare devil canyoning in the Cairns rainforest from $155, where you abseil, zip line, slide and jump beside waterfalls and into pools.

Located in a secluded section of Crystal Cascades only 25 minutes from Cairns, this is a half day tour perfect for anyone adventurous 8 years and older.

Raging Thunder has over 30 years experience in river based activities and 100% commitment to canyoning safety.

Our medical questionnaires are designed to keep canyoning as safe as possible for people from all nationalities and walks of life, while still allowing everyone to experience the thrill of canyoning.

Check out the breathtaking
Crystal Cascades

Hidden in the tropical rainforests, Crystal Cascades is a natural series of waterfalls that flow into large pools.

Our canyoning course has been designed to have no environmental impact, and includes :

  • 5 Abseils up to 32 metres (104 ft)
  • Rock slides and swimming
  • 4 Rock Jumps if you are feeling brave
  • 30m Zip Line with water splashdown


  • Light lunch and refreshments
  • We supply padded activity shorts (to wear under boardshorts), helmet, socks, canyoning boots, carabiners, harness
  • Free time in Cairns when pick up is from Port Douglas (approx 1.5 hours)

Departs Daily From


  • 6.30am – return 12.30pm
  • 12.00pm – return 6.00pm

Cairns Northern Beaches

  • 6.00am – return 12.15pm

Port Douglas

  • 9.30am – return 6.15pm

What To Bring With You

  • Board shorts and swimmers
  • Dry clothes, towel and sunscreen
  • Daily medication
  • Your voucher and money
  • Prescription glasses should be worn rather than contact lenses

Canyoning Booking Conditions

To keep canyoning as safe as possible there are a few restrictions you should be aware before making your booking :

  • Canyoning is not suitable for anyone who is pregnant
  • Minimum age is 8 years and those under 18 must travel with a guardian or parent
  • We highly recommend having your own travel insurance
  • If you have a medical condition or you are unsure that you are physically able to participate in the activity, we recommend that you consult with a medical practitioner
  • Prior to your rafting trip you will be required complete a medical questionnaire and sign our liability waiver (either online or on paper).
    The liability waiver forms part of the contract, which can be read online here before booking
Author Scott Lahney last modified this page October 31st, 2018

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