Brisbane: Abseiling at Kangaroo Point Cliffs

Activity provider: Riverlife

Brisbane: Abseiling at Kangaroo Point Cliffs

Activity provider: Riverlife

From US$ 45 per person

Conquer your fears and abseil down the 20-meter Kangaroo Point Cliffs with the help of an experienced abseiling instructor. Your guide will ensure your safety as you descend over the edge and experience the extreme rush that comes from abseiling.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Abseil down Brisbane’s iconic Kangaroo Point Cliffs guided by a qualified instructor
  • Overcome your fears and step over the edge of the cliffs for a true mental challenge
  • Enjoy panoramic views of the Brisbane River and CBD skyline
Full description
Step off the edge of the Kangaroo Point Cliffs into a vertical world. As you wait in anticipation to hear your name being called for abseiling Kangaroo Point Cliffs, stand back and enjoy the uninterrupted views of Brisbane and watch the City Cat ferries, boats, and kayakers skim across the meandering river. You are in control as you descend down the cliffs, going as slow or as fast as you like using the rope at your side. Each session includes full instruction, a safety briefing, and equipment. Your friendly instructor will also be at the top of the cliffs holding a safety line to guide and encourage you the whole way down.
  • All equipment including harness, helmet, and gloves
  • Full safety briefing and abseiling demonstration
  • Food and drinks
  • Lace-up sturdy shoes
Not suitable for
  • Children under 8 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Please park along 8 River Terrace or Kangaroo Point Cliffs Drive, take the stairs down the cliffs, and walk the remaining distance to the Adventure Centre along the Kangaroo Point bikeway on the riverfront. If catching the free City Hopper ferry, get off at Thornton Street Ferry Terminal and walk down to the Adventure Centre.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water

Not allowed

  • Sandals or flip flops

Know before you go

  • Sessions take place rain or shine, unless there are heavy winds or thunderstorms
  • You will have to climb a steep stairwell to get to the top of the cliffs
  • It is recommended to tie up long hair away from the face
  • Sessions are subject to a minimum number of participants
  • No experience is necessary
  • There is no food or drinks provided if you think you will need a snack or a drink please bring your own
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 6 reviews

Review summary

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Harrison was an excellent guide! We had a lot of scared first timers in our group (myself included) and he calmed everyone down and made it a fun experience.

August 7, 2022

Excellent experience. Casper was an excellent instructor who made it a fun time engaging the who group

July 17, 2022

July 11, 2022

Product ID: 325368