AusJourney is a Child Safe Organisation that provides a ‘one-stop shop’ for schools who need Bronze, Silver and/or Gold Adventurous Journeys for their students. Our aim is to reduce your administrative workload while providing a safe, educational and fun experience that meets and exceeds Duke of Ed Adventurous Journey requirements.

The benefits for you and your school

  • We're a registered COVID-19 Safe Business.
  • We are flexible with dates and locations for your Adventurous Journey;
  • Comprehensive and robust risk and safety management system in excess of legislative and industry best practice requirements;
  • Private client portal to provide you with access to:
    • all our safety documentation including risk assessments for each hike, activity and campsite;
    • relevant information for your upcoming Adventurous Journey; and
    • discounts of up to 15-30% off RRP for the hire or purchase of outdoor clothing and equipment. For more information, please see our blog.
  • We provide highly trained and qualified instructors to supervise and assess your Adventurous Journey hike, who have:
    • a minimum Certificate IV in Outdoor Recreation (or equivalent);
    • first aid qualifications and emergency management training;
    • working with children or vulnerable peoples check (depending on your state);
    • extensive experience coaching, supervising and assessing Adventurous Journeys; and
    • passion for the environment.
  • Our instructor to student ratio is 1:14, with a maximum of 2:24;
  • We have a Coordinator who is contactable 24/7 during your Adventurous Journey;
  • We have $10,000,000 public liability insurance;
  • We supply maps and compasses for your Adventurous Journey; and
  • Teachers attend for free.

2022/23 School Pricing for Adventurous Journeys

 Minimum Group Cost (12 participants)Per Participant Cost
Practice or Qualifying Bronze Hike (2 Days)                         $2,880           $240
Practice and Qualifying Bronze Hike (4 Days)                         $5,760           $480
Practice or Qualifying Silver Hike (3 Days)                         $4,320           $360
Practice or Qualifying Gold Hike (4 Days)                         $5,760           $480
  • All prices are exclusive of GST; and
  • Each additional participant is charged at $120 per person, per day.