Highlights

The Blue Mountains Express is the perfect destination for venturers that are interested in progressing their skills in the Outdoor Adventurous Activities.

Important info

Prerequisites:
Venturing skills / Outdoor Level 4 suggested
Expedition Cost:
$300
Transport Cost:
$0 – $450 (Home contingent dependent)
Maximum Participants:
48 Youth, 8 Adults
Accommodation:
BYO tents
Currency:
$AUD
Spending Money:
Minimal – Local shops for snacks
food:
Provided – Caters for special diets
Wi-Fi Internet:
N/A – Mobile coverage only
Specific things to pack:
Weather and activity appropriate clothing, uniform,
and personal items. Participants may wish to bring activity
specific equipment (harness etc) but not required.
Bag Weight Limit:
N/A – (23Kg if flying)

Itinerary

Venturers are not locked into a set itinerary and have the freedom to choose from various activities which include:

  • Canyoning
  • Mountain biking
  • Hiking Katoomba
  • Scenic World Katoomba
  • Jenolan Caves
  • Horse riding
  • Quad biking
  • Abseiling
  • Climbing
  • Tree top adventure

 

Itineraries are intended to give participants an idea of the activities on the expedition.
The order they are delivered may vary and all outdoor activities are weather dependent.

Program

Venturers are encouraged to review the itinerary with their Unit Council.
This expedition may be applied to the following Program Essentials and achievement pathways.