Are you keen to experience 6 kilometres of grade 2 to 3 rapids? With easy to paddle sports rafts, breathtaking High Country Wilderness, Kangaroo’s, Platypus and Native Birdlife you are sure to have an unforgetable adventure! During our Breathtaking Summer Sports Rafting Adventure you will be able to swim in the crystal clear pools and relax on the pebble beaches. To top your adventure off we will provide you with a delicious riverside lunch at your very own private riverside billabong.
Your adventure begins at our crystal clear swimming hole, where our guides will prepare you, for your white water journey. Before we get on the river, you will know everything you need to know about how to operate your own self emptying sports raft safely.
Our professional and trained river guides and / or kayak instructors accompany every trip, providing entertainment and safety for the entire group. Your kayaking guide will give you continuous instruction, showing you how to maneuver your kayak and explain river running technique.
Tackle the White Water more intimately than ever before, whilst captaining your two man sports raft which brings you closer to the water so you get maximum thrill. The challenging grade 2-3 rapids make for a wild descent. Plummeting between intricate rock formations for 6 kilometres will certainly ensure your adrenalin hits overdrive. You’ll tackle, the Weir, Roller Coaster, Sharks tooth part 1, 2 and 3, Raft Eater and many more.
To soothe the adrenalin rush you will have time for a relaxing swim in the pristine pools, to enjoy the amazing bird life and to savor the majestic scenery including incredible grass tree’s! It is affordable; nail biting, exhilarating and a great way to cool off this summer. With rapids ranging from grade 2 to 3, there is something for everyone on this river. No previous experience is required!
NOTE: The 2012 - 2013 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2012 to the 31st March 2013. The 2013 - 2014 season rates commence on the 1st April 2013.
Mitta Mitta River, Dartmouth, North East Victoria, near Albury / Wodonga, North East Victoria (Near Dartmouth Dam). Transport is available from Melbourne and for groups from Albury Airport.
This experience is seasonal from November to May. Your adventure includes all equipment, guides with 30 years experience and lunch. Grade: 2 to 3, suits novice to experienced
rafters and active people who enjoy excitement and incredible scenery.
MINIMUM / MAXIMUM NUMBERS
Experience will operate with a minimum of 4 and maximum of 20 passengers
Grade: 2 to 3 rapids suits novice to experienced rafters and active people who enjoy excitement and incredible scenery. This experience is suitable for people aged 12 years and over with a minimum weight of 30 kilograms. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Participants must inform the tour operator of any health conditions prior to departure and participants will be required to sign an assumption of risk form.
DRESSCODE / WHAT TO BRING
Start by packing your spirit of adventure! Add a bathing suit or spare underwear, shorts, a towel, warm dry clothes, a plastic bag for wet clothing, footwear for after your trip, lip and sunscreen, medications, sunglasses and glasses strap.
We provide professional guides, wetsuits, wetboots, wetsocks, helmets, buoyancy vests, sprayjackets and thermal tops, beanies and gloves if required. Oh and an awesome riverside lunch.
Please eat well prior to and during the trip especially breakfast. Participants are advised 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. You must notify the trip leader of any medical conditions and or medical emergency plans or any physical exertion to which you may not be accustomed.
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"Hi we had a fantastic time. The employees, food, cruise we had the best experience we have had in a long time would recommend to anyone and we hope do go again.
The whole deal was awesome thanks to all involved Janine." Janine (New South Wales, Australia.)
"This is a really well organised tour. An absolute great time was had by all 21 of us on this tour. I was travelling on my own and really enjoyed sharing this experience with other people. "Wombat" our guide did a fantastic job of cooking, giving info and driving, an absolute star !!
Especially enjoyed Cradle Mountain, Port Arthur and Wineglass bay. If your looking for a compact 6 day tour to explore Tasmania then this is it." Mick (Gold Coast, Australia.)
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We had an absolutely incredible evening and our faces were sore from smiling and laughing afterwards!
We will be sure to contact you again when we're planning our next adventure!
Thanks a million and all the best xo" Merly (Australia)
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