Activities

Dwellingup Group Activities

There’s nothing like participating in group activities to help your team bond. As well as having lots of fun, crucial work and life skills such as communication, working together, meeting mental and physical challenges, decision making, self-management, group cooperation, leadership skills and more come to the fore during our Dwellingup group activities.

Working together as a team is a crucial life skill. Where else could you have tons of fun while actively enhancing all these skills and more? For further information and to book your group activities, contact our friendly team today!

Dare Adventures Dwellingup Bucks Day

Flying Fox

Through the air! Sounds good? We can guarantee that even the most quiet and reticent of adventurers will have the time of their lives when they have a go!

Groups are encouraged to work together to maximise the number of turns they can take within a set timeframe. The adventurers on the ground work together to assist their team members with their dismount as well as returning the gear for the next person. Your group will focus on:

  • Strengths and weaknesses
  • Teamwork
  • Accepting and embracing challenges
  • Building confidence
  • Working as a team and more

The flying fox experience is one that our visitors remember for the rest of their lives. Working together and celebrating achievements has never been so enjoyable!

Dare Adventures Family Fun Days Flying Fox (4)
Abseiling Crate Climb

Abseiling

Even if you’ve never abseiled before, you’ll have the opportunity to try it here with us at Dare Adventures! Imagine the adrenaline rush of overhang abseiling on a 10m artificial wall. Our experienced and qualified instructors will take you through a full practical instruction session beforehand so you’re fully prepared and confident while you’re on level ground. You will learn how to fit abseiling gear, how to use roping equipment correctly as well as basic techniques and skills. 

Abseiling is the perfect activity for enhancing your personal confidence and that of your team mates. Additionally, abseiling helps with:

  • Learning strong safety techniques
  • Coordination
  • Accepting challenges and more

To find out more about our abseiling group activities, just give us a call!

Rock Climbing

Here, at Dare Adventure Camps we run our rock climbing group activity alongside abseiling or crate climbing. Adventurers can climb as high as they choose on our artificial rock wall. You’ll have all the benefits of our expert guidance on correct climbing techniques and manoeuvres, so you’ll feel confident right from your first step.

Less experienced younger adventurers have the opportunity to practice on our smaller wall whereas experienced climbers can take on the challenge of our 10-metre rock wall. Rock climbing is the perfect activity for improving strength, balance and flexibility as well as coordination. Additionally, rock climbing helps with:

  • Trust building
  • Communication skills
  • Listening skills
  • Goal setting and achieving
  • Cooperation
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Emotional self-exploration

Give our team a call today to find out more!

Dare Adventures Family Fun Days Rock Climbing (3)
Dare Adventures Adventure Course Absailing

Crate Climb

For younger adventurers, crate climbing is the perfect alternative to abseiling. Your group will build a tower out of crates. Next, they can safely climb as high as they feel comfortable with or to the top of the abseil wall. All adventurers climb the structure one at a time while being encouraged and supported by their team who are also stabilising and keeping a watchful eye on the structure. Kids and younger people get a real sense of achievement by tackling the crates. They also learn about safety within a group and game environment. Crate climbing promotes:

  • Positive and clear communication skills
  • Teamwork
  • Managing and understanding emotions
  • Confidence
  • Trust in others
  • Goal setting
  • Social interaction
  • Reviewing, monitoring and planning
  • Making decisions
  • Preventing and managing conflict

To find out more about the crate climbing experience, contact us today!

Archery / Archery Tag

Archery and archery tag offers adventurers the chance to enjoy some friendly competition while learning team building skills. Our friendly approachable instructors teach you basic archery skills alongside all the safety information you need to know. Once you’re ready to put your new skills into practice, you’ll go into small groups to shoot at targets at a range of distances. After a fun team competition, you’ll play archery tag where you’ll tag your opponents until there’s only one winner left.

Archery skills help to develop:

  • Risk management awareness and techniques
  • Hand-eye coordination
  • Bow control
  • Effective shooting stances and more

To arrange a group activity that your team will be raving about for months to come, contact us today!

Dare Adventures Family Fun Days Safe Archery (2)
Dare Adventures Canoing

Kayaking

If you love the water, kayaking is the perfect group activity for you. You and your group will be driven from Dare Adventures to the Murray River where you will have the opportunity to both learn and practice basic kayaking skills. Adventurers will focus on the following:

  • Team cooperation
  • Partnership and leadership
  • Water safety skills
  • Managing conflict
  • Environment awareness
  • Conflict management
  • Communication skills

To develop your new kayaking skills, you’ll enjoy a leisurely paddle up and down the river. Your team will also have the opportunity to take part in obstacle races and balancing games. Adventurers will learn about:

  • Good paddling skills
  • Stability
  • Balance
  • Sharing a workload
  • Acting responsibly on the water

For more details about our kayaking group activities, give us a call today!

Commando Course

Are you and your group ready to tackle the commando course? This challenging, fun and exciting obstacle course takes you through our dam and mud pit! Yes, it’s tough. Yes, it’s messy but once you complete the course you’ll feel a real sense of achievement!

Our commando course consists of eleven obstacles that will test your:

  • Balance
  • Fitness
  • Confidence
  • Coordination

If you think you and your group are ready to take on the challenge, contact us today to book yourselves in!

Dare Adventures Summer Holiday Activity Team Building
Dare Adventures Dwellingup Bike Course

Mountain Bike Riding

There’s nothing quite like exploring our local area by mountain bike. Here, at Dare Adventures, we’ll take you on an 8km bike ride through state forest and over a variety of different terrains. You’ll see areas that were previously destroyed in the 1961 fires. You will also have the opportunity to stop off at the Visitor’s Centre to find out about the effects of bushfires on the environment as well as about the local timber industry. Mountain biking is an amazing group event as you’ll always have the encouragement and support of your team in order to keep on going! Additionally, group mountain biking offers the following:

  • Meeting physical challenges
  • Effective communication
  • Environment appreciation
  • Off-road terrain techniques
  • Risk management

We look forward to welcoming you here at Dare Adventures!

Orienteering

Orienteering is an activity that’s perfect for groups. Adventurers learn the basic skills of pacing and compass reading. They then test their brand-new skills in a group setting by taking part in an exploration game. Each team is tasked with locating objects and codes in the bush around the camp within a set time frame. Team members benefit by enhancing the following skills:

  • Good communication
  • Prioritising
  • Decision making
  • Self-management

If you like the sound of orienteering, give us a call today!

Dare Adventures Summer Holiday Activity Play
Dare Adventures Adventure Course Stump Jumping

Team Building Games

Team building games are perfect for bringing your group together. Here, at Dare Adventures, we have developed fun and thought-provoking games that enhance and build on life skills and problem-solving. We’ve designed each activity to enable adventurers to think out-of-the-box and to create a positive dialogue between adventurers. We focus on enhancing:

  • Partnerships
  • Leadership
  • Communication
  • Trust
  • Cooperation
  • Group effort
  • Decision making

To arrange a successful group event that people will be talking about for years, get in touch!

Raft Building

Raft building is a fun team activity that gets adventurers brains working overtime! As a team you will design and build a raft that will enable your entire group to stay afloat around the dam. It might sound simple, but you’ll be surprised at how much thought and work that is involved when you tackle this activity. Your team will need to focus on working together so they don’t get soaked!

Raft building inspires:

  • Teamwork
  • Problem solving
  • Positive behaviour
  • Good listening and communication skills
  • Responsible water safety

If you and your group like the idea of this group activity, contact us for details!

Dare Adventures Adventure Course Making A Boat
Dare Adventures Adventure Course Walking The Planks

Bush Walking

Bush walking is the perfect way to explore the state forest that surrounds our camp. We take your group on a 2km walk focusing on our local flora and fauna. You’ll see native plants growing in their natural habitat. You’ll find out about how indigenous Australians use these for food and medicinal purposes. Your team of adventurers will also find out about the rich history of the timber industry and you’ll even have the opportunity to build a bush cubby from natural materials found in the forest!

Bush walking promotes:

  • Environment awareness
  • Teamwork
  • Leadership
  • Partnership

Speak to our friendly team today to find out more.