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Riverlife Adventure Centre

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Get down to the river and experience Brisbane from a different angle. At Riverlife, we offer a range of exhilarating soft adventure and recreation activities and Aboriginal cultural experiences on the banks of the Brisbane River. Furthermore...more
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Naval Stores Lower River Terrace | Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Australia for 17 days back in July/Aug, and I had booked this tour prior to leaving. I cannot say how much fun it was. When our friends and family back home ask us what was one of the best things we did while...More

Thank pandj07
Mark-Riverlife, Manager at Riverlife Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there! Thank you so much for the review! We're so glad that you enjoyed our Night Kayak Tour, and glad that our staff were on top of their game as usual! Do you happen to remember the name of any of your guides and/or...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very Dissapointing Night 15/09/18. Inadequate briefing, unsafe access to kayaks, too many paddlers for one event! Spent more time floating and waiting whilst people capsized and were far behind. Got hit in the head, pushed, pulled which made the experience quite unsafe and uncomfortable. BBQ...More

1  Thank MarkJoNicoleCourtney
Mark-Riverlife, Manager at Riverlife Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Mark & Joanne, thank you for providing us with your feedback. We're sorry to hear that your experience wasn't enjoyable as we pride ourselves on delivering exemplary customer service and amazing experiences. I will follow-up with the instructors on the evening regarding your safety...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely loved our adventure at Riverlife! We were definitely beginners, but it was such great fun! Thanks for having us!

Thank hollymarshall296
Mark-Riverlife, Manager at Riverlife Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hey Holly! Thanks so much for the review! We're so glad to hear that you had an awesome time with us! Beginners and Experts alike are always welcome down at Riverlife so we look forward to having you back again soon!

Reviewed 1 July 2018

What a fantastic way to enjoy the city skyline! As the sun goes down and the lights come on, the light echoes off Kangaroo Point cliffs and the city buildings and bridges come alive. This tour suits everyone. I went with my 80 year old...More

Thank cskellern
Mark-Riverlife, Manager at Riverlife Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there! Thank you so much for your glowing review! We love catering for all of our customers and will go the extra mile where possible! Hearing about your mother really brings a smile to our faces, as we love to hear about people getting...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

My 8-year old grandson was so proud after he abseiled down Kangaroo Point Cliffs the first time. The staff were very friendly and helpful. There were eight in our group, allowing each person to abseil twice down the 20-meter cliff, each person not taking more...More

Thank Diane H
Mark-Riverlife, Manager at Riverlife Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Diane, thank you so much for the review! Glad to hear that your 8-year old grandson managed to abseil with us! He is absolutely kicking goals! Do you happen to remember who your instructor was for the session? I would love to pass on...More

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Whilst cyclists ride past, climbers went up the cliffs & kayakers floated along the river, we were part of a wonderful wedding. The outdoor setting for the wedding was followed by a reception on the deck. The food was exquisite and the service couldn’t be...More

Thank Toni G
Mark-Riverlife, Manager at Riverlife Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hi Toni, Thank you so much for the review! There is always plenty happening in our area and we're so glad that we could host your very special day. Fantastic to hear that everything went smoothly and we wish you all the luck in the...More

Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

A good team there, they made us feel comfortable and safe. Professional briefing before we jumped into the river, and then we went. I guess we stayed more or less 2 hours on the river, paddling and having fun. I forgot the name of the...More

Thank ClubGGG
Mark-Riverlife, Manager at Riverlife Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Hi there! Thanks so much for leaving a review with us! Glad that you had such a fantastic time with us! Would you mind confirming the date that you visited us? I would love to find out who was leading your session so that I...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We were lucky to have Justin guide us on the kayak trip and the abseiling. He did a great job, kept us safe, and told us one or 2 local facts. The centre was easy to work with, provided free sunscreen and free lockers for...More

Thank anne d
Mark-Riverlife, Manager at Riverlife Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hi Anne! Thank you so much for the review! We really appreciate it. Glad to hear that you had such a fantastic time with us both Abseiling & Kayaking! We have plenty of activities available, so if you would like to try something new, like...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We had our wedding ceremony in the Parkland 3, under beautiful Indian Rosewood tree. Absolute stunning location and the staff were very helpful when we requested to dock a boat at their pontoon for the Bride’s arrival. The reception was held on the Riverfront Deck...More

Thank mandyblyss
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

The team were very friendly and professional. Ensuring all participants felt safe and had fun. Perfect for beginners or those wanting a casual climb close to the city. Thanks!More

Thank dempo101
Mark-Riverlife, Manager at Riverlife Adventure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hi there! Thank you so much for the review, we really appreciate it! Glad to hear that you had an amazing time as part of our morning climb! Not many better ways to start the weekend. We'd love to have you back for another adventure...More

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Jye J
6 April 2015|
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Response from Josephine D | Reviewed this property |
Yes the cliffs are dog friendly as I take my dog there all the time
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Jye J
6 April 2015|
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Response from findlife | Property representative |
Yes as long as they are on a leash. it is classified as council parkland
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SerHean C
1 February 2015|
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Response from Pennym56 | Reviewed this property |
I think we paid $45 for 45 minutes and had a great time.
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