Camp Yarramundi offers a wide variety of adventure activities that are all focused around the Outdoor Education & Camping Learning Framework.
A 10 metre high abseil tower for personal challenge and achievement, building self-esteem and trust.
A ground level obstacle course with a series of challenges and scenarios promoting teamwork, trust, leadership and communication.
We teach the basic skills and techniques for shooting on the range.
Campers move through a series of obstacles in an artificial caving system, and degree of difficulty can be varied according to age.
This program can include shelter building, cooking out, learning how to build a fire and teaching basic bush survival skills.
This is an offsite camp out experience. Groups discover how to survive in the bush and are required to cook their own food.
Canoe along the beautiful, meandering Grose River. We teach the basic strokes and techniques and paddle downstream. Great fun and great for teamwork.
10 metres high and 80 meters long this is a great way to build confidence at height.
A 20 metre high harnessed swing. A great team building activity as the rest of the group is required to "haul" the swinger to the top. A definite "WOW" factor that challenges swingers to face their fears.
Our challenge ropes course requires participants to make their way around an aerial obstacle course. Climbers are harnessed and work in pairs to manoeuvre around the course. Overcoming fears and stepping outside the comfort zone are all important.
Problem solving, creative thinking, teamwork and communication are the keys to these activities. This is an important activity for establishing cohesive teams.
Our low ropes course is a series of challenges, ropes and obstacles, conducted just a foot or two off the ground. Great for building confidence, trust and teamwork.
A serious initiative activity, this activities requires the group think outside the box to complete this mental and physically challenging activity.
These programs can include a disco, a talent quest, games night, trivia quiz or campfire. A guest speaker can be arranged for special interests and curriculum programs including aboriginal culture or reptile presentation.
Teaches participants how to orientate and read the map but also promotes communication, team building and problem solving. Learn basic compass skills as you navigate around camp.
Onsite we have a 10 metre artificial wall with climbs to suit all ages and levels. Goal setting, team work and trust are the focus with the teams of belayers protecting and encouraging the climber. Natural face climbs can be arranged for expedition programs.
Swimming pool, cricket, soccer, football, basketball, volleyball equipment all available for use.
12 meters high of obstacles this is a challenging activity requiring the group to work together, to communicate and to encourage each other.
All activities NOT marked with an * must be run by qualified camp instructors. Guests wishing to use the pool without YMCA instructor supervision must provide evidence of a CPR qualification.