Honestly, there is just no better way to enjoy a hot summers day than by floating down the Yarra River on your very own River Sled. 

This stunning 3km stretch of the Upper Yarra River meanders around bends and over gentle rapids. Some sections are nice and gentle and others will get your heart pumping (just a little). 

Depending on river levels, at times, you may need to help yourself along with a bit of paddling but that’s all part of the fun. Once you get the hang of it try kneeling down a rapid or test out your balance skills by standing up in a deep pool of water. 

This is a great outdoor activity that the whole family can enjoy. Our River Sleds are 2 metres long, weigh 4.4 kilos, have a handle for easy carrying, and are made of high grade PVC rafting material. They are the ultimate in comfort and durability and will help protect your shins and elbows from the occasional knocks and bumps as you float down the river.  

Due to the popularity of this activity we're now running our this adventure on a 2 hourly schedule. Book your session at the time of payment.  

  • Session 1: 11am 
  • Session 2: 1pm
  • Session 3: 2pm 
Inclusive Of: 

  • Round-trip transfers to and from the meet up location in Warburton 
  • River sled 
  • Safety briefing

Not Inclusive Of:

  • Meals and beverages
  • Other personal expenses
  • Travel or medical insurance
Added extras: 

  • PFD (personal flotation devise)
  • Wetsuit - full body
  • Wetsuit - top
  • Hire a guide 

Pack List:

  • Come ready to go in your swimmers 
  • Closed toe shoes or wetsuit booties
  • Change of clothes
  • Towel 
  • Personal medication
  • Sunscreen
  • Hand sanitiser and face mask (for use on transport) 
  • A phone or camera for photos

Know Before You Book:

  • Warburton Adventure Company is a Parks Victoria Licensed Tour Operator and is fully insured 
  • Suitable for children aged 6+. 
  • All children must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
  • You must have a reasonable level of fitness.
  • You will need to complete our pre-arrival waiver, medical consent and covid-19 declaration form prior to your adventure.
  • This activity begins in Warburton, which is approximately 75 minutes from Melbourne. You must make your own way to the designated meeting point.
  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.
  • Price excludes credit card fees


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Location

PO BOX 158, Warburton Victoria

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Terms and Conditions

1) I understand that use of hire equipment is unsupervised and at my own risk. 2) Replacement cost for River Sleds that are lost / stolen or beyond repair is $400.00 3) River Sleds can not be taken below the Bramich Bridge on the Yarra River 4) River Sleds are not to be transported by any vehicle other than Warburton Adventure Co.

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