06Feb
By: Ian Wells On: February 6, 2020 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

Blown by winds in our favour, smoke drifts in front of Mount Tennant and I am reminded that nothing stays the same. The first few months of 2020 have been a whirlwind of fires and smoke, and commitment and generosity, and adaption and delivery.  And through it all we...

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By: OBA Webmaster On: January 7, 2020 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

By Alex Green.   There is a beautiful enigma at the heart of adventure learning. We live in a hyper-connected, super-fast world. And we know the world slows to a calmer pace when we spend time in beautiful, natural places, disconnect and put down our phones. We feel at...

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30Jul
By: OBA Webmaster On: July 30, 2018 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

Recently starting her career as a teacher, Rearne Bray looks back on her Summit to Sea adventure in Team Watson from the start of this year. Thanks to Rearne for the photos. In your own words what is Summit to Sea? Summit to Sea is an opportunity like no other. It...

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18Jul
By: OBA Webmaster On: July 18, 2018 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

“We have a strong commitment to living up to our environmental ethos. Ensuring that wherever possible, we make the earth a better place. We believe the small acts of environmental regeneration in our own backyard can have huge flow on effects for the health of the planet.” Ingrid Neumann –...

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19Jun
By: OBA Webmaster On: June 19, 2018 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

Guest blogger: Zoë Routh Zoë is on a mission to encourage big thinkers with big hearts to make a big difference. She is passionate about showing leaders how to challenge limitations so they can live and lead with boundless energy, confidence, and conviction. With over 30 years experience developing leaders,...

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By: OBA Webmaster On: January 4, 2018 In: Uncategorized Comments: 22

Welcome and Introduction Warmest greetings to you, and welcome to the blog for Summit to Sea 2018. This is Outward Bound Australia’s famous 26-day journey, from Australia’s highest mountain to the south coast of Victoria.  Follow this year’s team and live vicariously through their adventures. Leave your comments and...

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09Nov
By: OBA Webmaster On: November 9, 2017 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

We’re so proud of the diversity, skill and passion of our staff. As the year wraps up and we reflect on all the great programs that we have been able to run we just have to share some of their great stories. Paul – Group Instructor (Victoria) How did...

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21Sep
By: OBA Webmaster On: September 21, 2017 In: Uncategorized Comments: 6

Welcome to the Blog for our September Rainforest Family Program which is starting on Monday 25 September from our Northern New South Wales Base Camp just outside of Uki.  We have families coming from Queensland,  Sydney and Victoria. It is looking like a hot start to the Program with...

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27Jul
By: OBA Webmaster On: July 27, 2017 In: Uncategorized Comments: 0

We would like to share a letter from one of our recent participants – Lewis Francis. Lewis completed the June 2017 Rainforest Navigator Program in Northern NSW and was recognized by our instructors as “an amazing addition to the group and by far the strongest leader”. Lewis took part...

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26Jun
By: OBA Webmaster On: June 26, 2017 In: Uncategorized Comments: 8

Rainforest Navigator June 2017 | Youth Development Program Welcome to the Blog for our Rainforest Navigator program.  Follow along as these young adults undertake a challenging and inspiring journey through the Australian bush.  Here you will find updates from the program including a written account of each day’s events as well as...

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26Jun
By: OBA Webmaster On: June 26, 2017 In: Uncategorized Comments: 13

Welcome to the Scenic Rim to River June 2017 blog. We are excited to welcome the participants for Scenic Rim to River who are beginning Outward Bound’s two week challenge program. Working together, they will traverse through beautiful sections of the Byron hinterland to realize and achieve their best....

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16Apr
By: OBA Webmaster On: April 16, 2017 In: Uncategorized Comments: 1

Australian Alps Young Explorer April 2017 | Youth Adventure Program Welcome to the Blog for our Australian Alps Young Explorer program.  Follow along as these young folk undertake their adventure at our National campus and in the nearby spectacular Namadgi National Park.  Here you will find updates from the program including a written account...

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