Australian Expedition Karri to Coast

From: $6,209.00

Wednesday 13 January – Sunday 7 February 2021
Karri to Coast is an adult expedition for persons 18 years and older. This is your opportunity to create memories that will last a lifetime, with other inspiring people, in one of Australia’s remote landscapes. Bookings close one (1) month before program start date.

Please CLICK HERE to read the Terms and Conditions of payment. Enrolment and receipt of payment is accepted as acknowledgement and agreement of these conditions.

Description

The ultimate Australian expedition with Outward Bound Australia, now for the first time on the West Coast! Join us for what will be an unforgettable chapter of your life story.

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Dates: Wednesday 13 January – Sunday 7 February 2021

Arrival Time: 1400 (2pm) at Manjimup WA

Departure Time: Morning from Walpole WA

Location: Australia’s south-west tip, Western Australia

Price: $6,209.50 per person incl. GST

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Australian Expedition in Western Australia

Are you looking for a peak Australian expedition in our country’s rugged landscape? Immerse yourself in the expansive coastline of South-West Western Australia with Outward Bound Australia for an epic 25-day journey starting amongst the towering Karri trees all the way to the wild Southern Ocean.

This adult Australian expedition is designed around self discovery and realising your potential for resilience, teamwork and leadership. On day one you may not know where North is, but by the end you will be navigating your team off-track through some of the densest and most remote areas of Australia, all under the experienced eye of Outward Bound Australia’s Instructors.

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Your Experience at a Glance

  • 25-days fully immersed in your environment with no distractions from technology
  • Small group sizes capped at 16 people
  • Sleep in some of the most remote areas in Australia, where few have been before, camping under the stars in lightweight ‘bivvies’
  • As self-sufficient as possible, carrying your own equipment and food
  • Learn to work with your teammates to journey, enjoy, and survive in the Australian bush
  • Cook in the bush each night with a mix of campfires and stoves
  • Frequent food and water drops ensure fresh, big, healthy meals
  • Walk amongst the tallest hardwood trees in the world, the Karri forests
  • Witness spectacular cliff lines, wildlife and landscapes around every bend
  • Partake in highlight adventure activities including high ropes and multi-day hiking and paddling journeys

Highlight Activities

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Paddling

Over 110km paddling the Frankland River, navigating the twists and turns of the flowing waters. Paddle across the Broke Inlet and Walpole Inlet, known for it’s dolphin sightings!

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Expeditioning

With just your two feet, and the support of your group, you’ll travel more than 200km through Hawke National Park, Mt Frankland National Park and stretches of beach along the South-West Coastline.

Solo

A solo campout can be a life-changing experience. In a safe, controlled environment, you will be given a ration of food, a shelter, and uninterrupted time to self-reflect.

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High Ropes

Spend a full day amongst the tree tops on Outward Bound’s incredible high ropes course to get your heart racing. Challenges include Giant Ladder and Flying Fox.

Program Outcomes

Outward Bound programs are beyond a simple outdoor experience. You have the chance to explore your core values and build your capacity for:

Resilience
Compassion and Empathy
Self-Belief and Confidence
Self-Awareness and Self-Management

The ability to bounce back from adversity

To understand and accept another’s perspective and feelings

The ability to envision one’s best self

Being aware of your own values, behaviours and feelings

What’s Included

  • All safety equipment, maps, and communication devices
  • All program required transport throughout the 25 days
  • Two Outward Bound Australia Professional Instructors for the entirety of program
  • All food and water
  • All National Park and camping/activities fees and permits
  • Your backpack, and sleeping equipment (bag, mat, shelter)

Do you need to get outdoors? Are you ready for your next adventure? Are you itching for a peak Australian experience? Enrol today for Karri to Coast, and have a lifetime to talk about your enviable memories. 

Have a question? Contact us at mailbox@outwardbound.org.au for more information.

Not yet ready for a month-long journey? Why not join our Discover program; click here to find out more.