Raging Thunder Adventures was established in 1984 and is the is the largest adventure company in Australia.
Raging Thunder specialise in adventure eco tourism in the World Heritage listed Wet Tropical Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef.
Tours offered by Raging Thunder include white water rafting, sea kayaking, hot air ballooning & Island Day trips. Raging thunder also have a range of tour packages including Skydiving , bungy jumping and Outer Barreir Reef tours from Cairns.
Each year Raging thunder cater for 150,000+ passengers. The company place great emphasis on safety and training. Raging Thunder have pioneered many of the Swiftwater Rescue procedures and techniques used around the world. The guides are trained to this high standard which includes Wilderness Medivac training, by our wholly owned subsidiary, Rescue 3 Australia; a franchise of the world renowned Rescue 3 International.
Raging Thunder Balloon Adventures Pty Ltd is the holder of an Air Operator’s Certificate Number C520686-10, issued by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority, Australia.
Raging Thunder offer adventures designed for travellers looking for that light adventure through to your adrenalin seeking thrill seekers. White water raft some of the best rivers in the world year round, sea kayak over the Great Barrier Reef and fly the largest hot air balloon in the world, to mention but a few of the activities that await you.
Raging Thunder Fitzroy Island transfers include free use of the Ocean Trampoline! Great fun for kids of all ages. Fitzroy Island is only a 45 minute cruise from Cairns and is one of the most unspoilt islands on the Great Barrier Reef. One way island transfers also available. ...more info
This tour includes return ferry transfers from Cairns. Spend the day on Fitzroy Island exploring one of the Great Barrier Reef's most unspoilt islands. The Raging Thunder Sea Kayak tour will take you to parts of the island not accessible by foot. Fitzroy Island is covered in pristine rainforest and surrounded by cool crystal waters teeming with topical fish and coral reefs...more info
Only 20 minutes from the centre of Cairns, the Barron River is a fantastic introduction to White Water Rafting. Offering guaranteed water levels year round, no experience is necessary to raft these Grade 2 & 3 rapids. Afternoon Departures only from Cairns - Departs Cairns daily 2:00pm (returns approx 6:00pm). Departs Port Douglas daily at 10:00am with free time in Cairns included before Rafting activity (returns approx 6:15pm to Port Douglas)....more info
Voted Australia's No# 1 Rafting Trip! Providing more than enough excitement to satisfy your thirst for adventure! The powerful Tully Riveris the most popular destination for a one day rafting trip. Twisting through the rainforest on more than 45 rapids ranging from mild to wild. You will spend over 5 action-packed hours rafting in remote World Heritage Rainforest....more info
Raging Thunder will take you up on a magical and exhilarating flight of your life in the world's largest commercial hot air balloon. The Atherton tablelands provide the perfect conditions for Hot Air Ballooning and the view from your basket. This tour departs your Cairns hotel at 4:30am and returns at 9:30am. Ideal morning tour for departure day...more info
See the the Cairns Highlands by air, with a balloon flight and rainforest cableway experience. Raging Thunder 1 day Hot Air Ballooning & Skyrail or Kuranda Scenic Rail one way. Wake up to a magical and exhilarating flight in the world's largest commercial Hot Air Balloon followed by a choice of Skyrail, the world's longest gondola cableway, or the famous historical Kuranda Scenic Rail for your journey back to Cairns
For the complete adrenalin junkie, we have the package for you!! The Super Triple Challenge offers awesome adventures over 2 days you will complete three of the most thrill seeking adventure sports on offer in Cairns. A full day Tully White Water Rafting on Day One followed by jumping out of a plane and jumping off a 50m metre bungy tower the next day!! A J Hackett Bungy and Cairns Skydive 14,000 ft jump with 60 second freefall... ...more info
Experience 2 hours ATV & 2 hours Water Rafting in one day: ATV ride through Aussie bush terrain followed by an afternoon of white water rafting adventures on the Barron River. Minimum age 13 years. Departs daily....more info
Fitzroy Island is 45 minutes from Cairns and is one of the most unspoilt islands on the Great Barrier Reef. This activity pass includes options including lunch, snorkel gear, glass bottom boat, Ocean Trampoline and Paddle Skis. ...more info
Half Day Canyoning Adventure: Bring out your inner dare devil Canyoning in the rainforest. Abseil, Zip Line, Slide & Jump beside waterfalls and into natural pools. Crystal Canyon is in a secluded section of Crystal Cascades where the excitement of Canyoning a rocky watercourse can be enjoyed in a safe and controlled environment under the supervision of experienced guides....more info
Tully Raft & Fitzroy Island 2 day combo: Two days of adventure- white water rafting on the Tully River, with guaranteed water levels and the wonders of a magnificent rainforest landscape which few get to see. Followed by a relaxing day exploring Fitzroy Island. Hike to the light house. Snorkel over the delightful fringing coral gardens. ...more info
Balloon & Fitzroy Island 2 Day Combo: Watch the sunrise from a Hot Air Balloon over the farming region of the Atherton Tablelands. This spectacular Australian scenery features rolling hills and wildlife. Fitzroy Island is an idyllic tropical island. Here you can snorkel, hike and relax soaking up sunshine.
Scenic early morning Hot Air Ballooning flight, Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, free time in Kuranda and Kuranda Scenic Rail: Amazing early morning smooth and tranquil 30 minute scenic hot air balloon flight above the picturesque farming communities on the Atherton Tablelands. Followed by famous Skyrail Rainforest Cableway with treetop view of the rainforest. Then, free time to explore Kuranda markets and a relaxed Kuranda Scenic Railway train ride back to Cairns. ...more info
1 Day Hot Air Ballooning & Horseback: Explore the Atherton Tablelands from aboard a Hot Air Balloon with Raging Thunder, and experience the Aussie bush, sugar cane fields and Billabong views with 2 hours on horseback with Blazing Saddles....more info
Your adrenalin will not stop pumping with the Thrills & Spills Package. Experience the ultimate thrill of a lifetime with a 14,000ft Skydive which will leave you speechless by the end, followed by fun, thrills and spills White Water Rafting on the Barron River ...more info
Save up your energies for this adrenalin packed adventure all in a day! Experience a morning 2 hour Horse ride and 2 hours Water Rafting in one day: Horse ride through Aussie bush terrain followed by an afternoon of rafting adventures on the Barron River. Minimum age 13 years. Departs daily....more info
Satisfy your thirst for adventure with this awesome combination. 44 rapids on Australia's #1rafting trip provides more than enough excitement for one day and a 14,000 ft Skydive on day two will certainly take your adrenaline to the Max! Options to upgrade to the Xtreme Rafting ...more info
Double Dip - 2 Day Combo: We have combined a full day Tully Rafting adventure where you raft through world heritage rainforest. Experienced guides will show you how it's done. A BBQ lunch is included. The following day experience a Fitzroy Island full day tour including a Sea Kayak tour with lunch. ...more info
1 easy afternoon adventure and a full day at Fitzroy Island. Experience two days of adventure- White water rafting in the afteroon on the Barron River and then exploring Fitzroy Islands Rainforest and Reef....more info
Hot Air Ballooning & Barron River Rafting in one day: Raging Thunder will take you up on a magical and exhilarating flight of your life in the world's largest commercial hot air balloon. The Atherton Tablelands provide the perfect conditions for Hot Air Ballooning and the view from your basket of rolling hills and winding streams is stunning. Barron River Rafting is a fun and relatively easy way to enjoy the afternoon with no experience necessary....more info
2 Day Hot Air Balloon & Tully Rafting tour package: It's river deep and mountain high with this package, where over two days you'll Raft the Tully River and fly over the Atherton Tablelands at dawn in a Hot Air Balloon. ...more info
YOUR MISSION .. to experience the wildest rush in North Queensland with this amazing 2 Day White Water Raft and Skydive Combo. The MIGHTY Tully River is situated in stunning World Heritage Listed rainforest and offers an awesome day out rafting grade 3-4 rapids over 5 hours. All tuition is provided by the Rescue 3 trained guides and a sense of adventure is a must! The next day be whisked off for your skydiving experience. Your jump takes place in Mission Beach with views of the Reef and Dunk Island. We suggest staying at Mission Beach for this two day combo.
Shoot yourself full of adrenalin as you raft and jump in this AWESOME Magnum 44 adventure package. You definately shouldn't miss the thrill of White Water Rafting & Bungy Jumping on your visit to North Queensland ...more info