Extreme Whitewater Rafting on the Nymboida River, 1 Day: This is our extreme rafting trip on the Nymboida River. Being an extreme rafting tour, you will need to have been on a previous rafting tour and have some experience. Your professional rafting guides have saved the best of the grade 3-4 rapids for this trip, and its not fore the feint hearted. You will be rafting on the Upper Nymboida River, in the hinterland behind Coffs Harbour. Of course, its not all grade 4 rapids and serious white water rafting! There will be quiet times to enjoy the lush rainforests and amazing gorges along the way.
IMPORTANT: Due to low river levels currently in the Nymboida River, the season is delayed for 2019/20. Dates are not available at this time. The Family Rafting Trip is currently the only activity taking place on the river.
Extreme Whitewater Rafting on the Nymboida River
- Rafting on the mighty Upper Nymboida River
- Tough and thrilling grade 3-4 rapids
- Paddling through lush rainforest, spectacular gorges
- Sept 01 – April 30, if water levels are suitable for rafting.
- A winter rafting trip can be organised for 10 or more people
It's important to contact us before booking to avoid disappointment.
- Please tell us what date/s you have to do this tour.
- Note, a minimum of 10 people per tour needed for it to proceed.
- Water levels can also affect availability.
- Wetsuit, raincoat/spray jacket, Thermal top, PFD, Helmet
- Transfers to and from the Nymboida river
- Breakfast, snacks, & BBQ at completion of tour.
- You must have done a previous whitewater rafting trip.
What to bring:
- Shoes “water shoes” / Wetsuit booties / or old sandshoes (these need to be lace up, zip or velcro – no slip on shoes)
- Long board shorts quick dry pants to stop sunburn
- Cap with visor to wear under helmet, to keep sun off face
- Set of dry clothes for when you get off the river
- Minimum age is 14 years/40 kgs
- Rule of thumb: Participants should be able to swim under a breaking wave in the ocean.
- Please raise any concerns regarding your fitness prior to booking.
- The weather on the river, at certain times of the year can be unpredictable.
- The rafting guide reserves the right to cancel tours, without advanced notice, at their discretion when weather or river conditions dictate.
Facilities on the day:
- Toilets are available at the departure & arrival points on the Nymboida River.
- There are no toilet facilities available during the rafting trip.
- Allow 8 hours for this rafting experience
Pick Up locations:
- Byron Bay – 80 Jonson Street, pickup – 5am / return 7pm
- Grafton – McDonalds, corner of Pacific Hwy & Spring St, pickup – 7am / return 5pm
- Coffs Harbour – Marina Drive, pickup – 7 am / return 5pm
- Cascade C/O Dorrigo – Corner of Moses Rock Road, Briggsvale Road and Morora Road, pickup – 8 am / return 4pm
- Platypus Flats Campground, 8:50am
- Other Locations available on request
Other Nymboida River Rafting trips include:
- Whitewater Rafting Nymboida River, Coffs Harbour, 1 Day
- Family Whitewater Rafting plus Tubing, Nymboida River, Coffs Harbour
- 2 Day Nymboida River Whitewater Rafting Adventure, Coffs Harbour