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Abseiling in Brisbane: The ultimate guide

Experience the rush of abseiling down cliffs with jaw dropping views of Brisbane and the surrounding areas.

Find yourself on a full day adventure descending down the Glasshouse Mountains just outside of Brisbane or learning how to abseil for the first time at Kangaroo Point.

No matter where you abseil in Brisbane, there are great views and top notch deals to make for a memorable afternoon or day.


Abseiling in Brisbane deals

Extra 10% off your order Get extra 10% off on orders like sightseeing cruises, abseiling, dining, hot air ballooning, quadbiking, scenic flights, helicopter rides, flying lessons, classic car hire, driving and rally car experiences and more. T&Cs apply.

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2-for-1 experiences and activities Buy one get one free on a range of experiences across Australia. Offers change regularly, but often include sightseeing cruises, abseiling, dining, hot air ballooning, quadbiking, scenic flights, helicopter rides, flying lessons, classic car hire, driving and rally car experiences and more.

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Up to 30% off land adventures Valid on select dates and adventures like quad biking, sandboarding, bridge climbing, canyoning, horse riding, abseiling and more. T&Cs apply.

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Where can I do abseiling in Brisbane?

  • Riverlife – Kangaroo Point
  • Pinnacle Sports – Red Hill (Glasshouse Mountains)
  • Total Adventures – Tewantin
  • Story Bridge Adventure Climb – Brisbane

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Best for value: Abseiling and Rock Climbing Adventure, Riverlife

Best for value: Abseiling and Rock Climbing Adventure, Riverlife from RedBalloon

Highlights:

  • Half a day of climbing and abseiling
  • Minimum of 2 abseils and 2 rock climbs from just $120 per person
  • Scenic view of Brisbane and the river
  • Morning and afternoon tea included

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Best for experience length: Abseil the Glasshouse Mountains – Full Day, Pinnacle Sports

Best for experience length: Abseil the Glasshouse Mountains – Full Day, Pinnacle Sports from RedBalloon

Highlights:

  • Beautiful mountain scenery
  • Full day of abseiling
  • All equipment and safety briefing included
  • Unlimited abseiling

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Best for views: Brisbane Sunset Abseil, Riverlife

Best for views: Brisbane Sunset Abseil, Riverlife from Viator

Highlights:

  • 2 hours abseiling at sunset
  • Learn how to abseil
  • Sensational sunset views
  • Includes all equipment and professional instruction

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Best for price: Abseiling the Kangaroo Point Cliffs in Brisbane, Riverlife

Best for price: Abseiling the Kangaroo Point Cliffs in Brisbane, Riverlife from Viator

Highlights:

  • 90-minute abseiling experience
  • Learn how to abseil down a rock face
  • All equipment provided
  • Descend 20 metres
  • Prices start at $39

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Best for kids and first timers: Abseiling Kangaroo Point Cliffs, Riverlife

Best for kids and first timers: Abseiling Kangaroo Point Cliffs, Riverlife from RedBalloon

Highlights:

  • Abseil down 20-metre cliff
  • Qualified instructors
  • All equipment included
  • 90-minute abseiling session

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Best for experienced abseilers: Sunshine Coast Abseiling and Rock Climbing Adventure, Total Adventures

Best for experienced abseilers: Sunshine Coast Abseiling and Rock Climbing Adventure, Total Adventures from RedBalloon

Highlights:

  • Full day of rock climbing and abseiling
  • Lunch and snacks included
  • Stunning scenery of Sunshine Coast
  • National Park fees included

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Best for a unique experience: Story Bridge Adventure Climb, Twilight Climb

Best for a unique experience: Story Bridge Adventure Climb, Twilight Climb from Adrenaline

For something different, try the iconic Story Bridge climb experience. It might not be abseiling, but it includes one of the best views over the city and is great for those who love heights.

Highlights:

  • 2-hour adventure climb experience
  • Uninterrupted 360° views
  • One of the 3 adventure bridge climbs in the world

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Abseiling companies in Brisbane compared

CompanyPrice Location Duration Extras/Inclusions Suitable for
Riverlife$39Kangaroo Point1.5 hours
  • Showers and sunscreen provided
  • Ages 10 and up, beginners
Pinnacle Sports$149Red Hill (Glasshouse Mountains)Full day
  • Equipment included
  • Beginners to advanced abseilers
Total Adventures$175TewantinFull day
  • Abseiling and safety equipment
  • Access fees
  • Morning tea
  • Beginners to advanced abseilers

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Stephanie Yip

Stephanie is the travel editor at finder.com.au. On top of being an avid traveller, she's an all-round bargain hunter. If there's a deal on hotels or a sale on flights, she'll know about it. And she'll let you know about it, too. Though probably not before she buys her own ticket.

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