Arcadia Women Adventures Presents
Franklin River 10 Day Rafting Expedition
3rd-12th Feb 2023, Tasmania
Are you ready for10 extraordinary days on the iconic Franklin River?
Our Franklin River Rafting Trip is a real adventure in Tassie's spectacular Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park, World Heritage Area. It is 110km of rafting immersed in immeasurable natural beauty, breathtaking ravines, awesome rapids and the freshest, purest water on earth.
You don’t need paddling experience as such, but you will need some general fitness and the ability to work within a team will also be an asset. If you’re thinking ‘I’m not sure if I’m up to a Franklin Expedition?’ Then please remember we have had clients ranging between 16 to 78 years old and they all found their own way to meet the challenges the Franklin poses. It’s important to remember, out on the river we are team and we always work together.
Together we will find our sense of adventure, while meeting like minded women in a natural, pristine outdoor setting.
Qualified female rafting guides
Rafting equipment, helmet, life jacket, wetsuit
Camping mat, tarps.
Camping in the wilderness under the stars
Catered wonderful food.
Where? Franklin River, Southwest TAS 7139, Australia
When? Friday 3Rd Feb - Monday 12th Feb 2023
Sound like your type of adventure? See full details below or register your interest interest to have a chat, and we can answer any questions you may have.
Sleeping on the Franklin usually means camping protected under a group tarp.
It doesn’t get any better than sleeping under the stars with the melodic sounds of rushing water to lull you to sleep.
The Franklin River (and weather) can vary greatly from day to day – there may be times on the river when water levels come up and we may have to stay in camp for a day or 2 until it drops. Other times, the water level may get quite low and this means that we have to walk around or over certain parts of the river – this can make for some physical days on our journey. But the reality is we just never quite know how the river is feeling until we are there and on it. That being the case…adaptability is the key!
Water is ever-present in the Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park – trickling down from mountain peaks, running into creeks that cascade and twist through the rocks, combining to make the powerful Franklin and Gordon rivers.
Swimming in the afternoon, will wash off the days aches and pains.
HEALTHY HEARTY FOOD
All meals will be provided during the expedition.
We promise you won’t go hungry and will be unexpectedly surprised at the yummy feasts that can be whipped up on the river bank.
All meals prepared and served will be vegetarian. We will cater for dietary requirements
What Is Arcadia Women Adventures?
Our mission is to encourage women to be inspired and empowered by adventure and connecting to the great outdoors. Our focus is to introduce you to something different, to new landscapes, new adventures, to connect with like-minded community and to have fun, with a positive vibe. Hiking allows a sense of exploration, both with yourself and the natural world around you. It gives you an opportunity to step out of your comfort zone and to know yourself on a new level.
Listen To Some Amazing Ladies On A Recent Adventure
Join us on our next Tassie Rafting Expedition
No need to worry if your friends are busy, new ones will be made. Step outside your comfort zone, meet other like minded women, feel fulfilled & empowered. Suitable for all fitness levels.
All Inclusive Pricing Details
To secure your place, a $512.50 deposit is required. Be quick, limited places available.