Kayaking in Sydney Harbour
Kayak around one of the most beautiful harbours in Australia and see the world from a different perspective. Discover the hidden beaches of Middle Harbour, explore its wilderness foreshore and experience our majestic harbour like very few visitors ever will – on board a sea kayak! Sea kayaks, specialist kayaking gear and safety equipment are all provided. This experience runs from 8:30am – 12:30pm on Saturdays and Sundays. Participants should be able to comfortably swim fifty metres, life jackets are supplied and worn. Participants should also bring a water bottle, sun-cream, waterproof camera (optional) prices start from $99.
Hot Air Ballooning
Escape to a world of unexpected surprises as you drift with the morning mist over the vines and farms on a Hunter Valley balloon flight. Or go no further than the north west fringes of Sydney, the Hills /Hawkesbury region is spectacular to fly over in a hot air balloon, one of Sydney’s best kept secrets. From $290 for an hours flight a printed photo and a glass of champagne.
Come jet boating through the magnificent Sydney Harbour and travel at speeds of up to 75km/h, fuelled by the full power of the jet boat engine. This jet boat ride is the ultimate sightseeing adventure. Brace yourself for amazing jet boating manoeuvres, such as 270-degree spins and power break stops! Bucket seats (the first of its kind in a jet boat) and safety handrails have been fitted to maximise the comfort and safety of all passengers. Get set for 35 heart-stopping minutes, available everyday throughout the day. Through cooler months/ non-school holidays (27 Apr – 13 Jul and 24 Jul to 5 Oct) the boat runs Thursday to Sunday. Prices start from $50.
Come and join in a surfing lesson with Sydney’s largest and most talked about surf school led by surfing legend Matt Grainger. Experience the fun and exhilaration of catching your first wave whilst soaking up the sun and atmosphere of beautiful Manly Beach. Two hour lesson, on the weekends from 9 to 11am, 11.30 to 1.30 pm, 2 to 4 pm. On weekdays times are 11am to 1pm or 1 to 3 pm. Participants must be able to swim 50m. Prices start from $60.
Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb
The Bridge Climb is a 3 Â½ hour guided journey to the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. It takes you along the outer arch of the Bridge on catwalks and ladders all the way to the summit, 134 metres above Sydney Harbour. Groups of up to 14 people, youâ€™ll be led by one of BridgeClimbâ€™s professional Climb Leaders on an adventure of the worldâ€™s most recognisable Bridge. The steady incline to the summit leaves you free to focus your attention on your Sydney experience, with opportunities to witness 360 degree views of Sydney, including east to the Sydney Opera House, west to the Blue Mountains and the Harbour city surrounds. When you reach the top you will have a sense of achievement that you will remember forever – you’ve conquered an Australian icon recognised the world over! Prices start from $198 with Bridge Climb Sydney.
Donâ€™t forget to take out your adventure travel insurance as soon as you book your trip. So that you can really enjoy your Ozzie adventure, It is important that you remember to check that your activity travel insurance policy offers you the level of cover that you need for your trip before you buy it.