The Beaches of Sydney are some of the most beautiful in the world! Experience their wonder, jet boat on Sydney Harbour and improve your surfing skills in our Heathcote Express expedition.

Important info

Venturing Skills / Stage 4 Camping
Expedition Cost:
Transport Cost:
Maximum Participants:
10 Youth, 2 Adults
BYO tents
Spending Money:
Minimal – Local shops for snacks
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.
Bag Weight Limit:
N/A – (23Kg if flying)


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

Day 1
Tour the city of Sydney & Manly, before experiencing the harbour on a jetboat.

Day 2
All day beach activities (Learn to Surf + Sandboarding)

Day 3
Experience the other activities on-site at Camp Heathcote before travelling to Core.

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.

Youth 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.