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Awesome summer adventures for every budget   

Leave the everyday behind and give yourself some epic summer adventure trips and thrilling experiences to look forward to. We’ve got a huge range of exciting things to do for every budget, in locations around Australia. So, take advantage of the longer days, enjoy the great outdoors, and make every moment count. We’ve pulled out some ideas below to inspire you.  

Adventures under $50  
 
SEA Life

SEA-LIFE Sydney Aquarium  

A great all-weather day out, Sydney Aquarium is a trip all ages will enjoy. Home to 13,000 animals from 700 different species, it’s an incredible way to see and learn more about the natural world without leaving the city.  

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Jet Boat Ride

Jet boat ride – Surfers Paradise    

Need a shot of adrenaline without blowing the budget? Try a jet boat ride! Gold Coast locals or visitors up for a thrill need look no further than the epic 55-minute jet boat ride on stunning Broadwater. Hold on tight for breathtaking views of Surfers Paradise and plenty of manoeuvres.  

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Adventures under $100  
Surfing



Learn to surf – Adelaide  

It’s the ultimate Aussie pastime and a perfect summer activity. So, see what all the fuss is about, or take your skills to the next level, with some surfing lessons. Middleton Beach, Adelaide is a great spot for beginners and with expert instruction, and everything you need supplied, you’ll be catching waves in no time. Yewww!     

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Helicopter Ride

Helicopter ride – Brisbane   

Is a helicopter flight on your bucket list? It’s time to make it happen. Get a bird’s eye view of Brisbane with a 20-minute scenic flight over the CBD. Follow the Brisbane River and look out for iconic sights like the Gabba and Story Bridge from your window seat. An experience you’ll never forget!  

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Ropes Course

High ropes and flying fox adventure – Sunshine Coast 

Rise to the challenge of a day out at Australia’s highest adventure course in Woombye, Sunshine Coast. Take on dozens of aerial obstacles and zoom between the trees on flying foxes and ziplines. Difficulty increases the higher into the canopy you climb. How high will you go? 

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Adventures under $150 

Canyoning Blue Mountains



Canyoning – Blue Mountains, Sydney  

Have you tried canyoning yet? This half-day canyoning adventure at Empress Falls, Blue Mountains will see you jumping, swimming, walking, and abseiling down a 30m waterfall! The perfect excuse for outdoor adventure lovers to start planning a Blue Mountains road trip.   

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White water rafting

White water rafting – Barron Gorge, Cairns 

There’s something really special about the rush of white water rafting through the rapids. Don’t just take our word for it, experience the unique thrills and amazing views yourself at Barron Gorge, Cairns. A regular on ‘must-do’ activities in Cairns lists for very good reason!  

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Jet Packs

Jetpack/Flyboard experience – Rockingham, Perth 

Looking to try something new? Then get ready for take-off! Strap in for a watersport with a difference – a jetpack and flyboard experience. A 20-minute session in Rockingham is the perfect chance to put the state-of-the-art hydro flight technology to the test and experience the exhilaration of flying high above the water.  

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Adventures under $200 

Parasailing



Parasailing – Gold Coast  

You’re flying 350ft above the water, taking in 360-degree views. Sounds like a dream, right? With parasailing it’s a reality. An incredible spot to try parasailing is the Gold Coast. This adventure is sure to get your heart racing.  

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Diving


Swimming with sharks – Sunshine Coast   

It’s one of the ultimate experiences for thrill seekers. Swimming with sharks isn’t for the faint hearted, but an ocean dive with the magnificent creatures in the open waters off Mooloolaba is a great way to see them from a whole new perspective. Question is, do you dare? 

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Canyoning

Full day rainforest canyoning – South Coast, Sydney  

Take a break from the city and get out into the great outdoors with this full day canyoning adventure on Sydney’s south coast. Make your way through sub-temperate rainforest and get ready for a wet and wild day out that offers way more thrills than the average water park.  

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