Adventure Guides Australia

Mount Buffalo Tourist Road, Mount Buffalo, Victoria, 3740MAP

  • Nature and wildlife
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Extended
  • Cruises
  • Sailing and Water Tours
  • Walking and Biking Tours
  • Full Day
  • Half Day or Less
  • Evening
  • Customised
  • Sightseeing Tours

Adventure Guides Australia has been providing premium quality adventures on Mount Buffalo in North East Victoria and throughout Australia for over 30 years. The team conduct educational, recreational and corporate adventures, with half day, full day and multi-day adventures available at a range of locations including Mount Buffalo National Park, Bright, Beechworth, Melbourne and surrounds.

Challenge yourself with an amazing abseiling adventure, from a ten metre decent for the young beginner through to a 300 metre multi pitch expedition from the North Wall of The Gorge in the Mount Buffalo National Park.

For those who like a challenge and a dash of added adventure, underground river caving is for you. Crawl through holes, climb up waterfalls and squirm your way through the spectacular granite boulder infill cave. If you are very lucky, you will see the ceiling of the caverns glow with the spectacular variety of glow worms which are endemic to the region.

With so many options available, Adventure Guides Australia is the right choice – from solo adventurers, couples, families, schools, community groups and corporate team building, Adventure Guides Australia have an activity for you.

For more information contact Adventure Guides Australia by telephone or visit the website.

Due to current health advice on social distancing, please contact the business for the most up to date information regarding opening times and services.

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  • International

Looking for a great family activity or wanting to conquer your fear of heights? Or maybe you have an adventurous soul and you are up for a challenge? Adventure Guides Australia have amazing abseiling activities for all experience levels. From ten metre abseils through to 300 metres, they have an activity to suit you.

What better way to take in the views of the region than from stunning Mount Buffalo or the beautiful gorge in Beechworth.

For further information please contact Adventure Guides Australia.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilet
  • Extended
  • Full Day
  • Half Day or Less
  • Evening
  • Customised
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.
  • Basic

After a fun and challenging activity to do in the surrounds of Beechworth?

Have a go at rock climbing at Mount Pilot. Come along and they will take you on an adventure to Mount Pilot to climb the granite crags.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Customised
  • Full Day
  • Half Day or Less
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

For those who like a challenge and a dash of added adventure, Adventure Guides Australia’a Underground River Caving on stunning Mount Buffalo is for you.

Crawl through holes, climb up waterfalls and squirm your way through the spectacular granite boulder infill cave. If you are very lucky, you will see the ceiling of the caverns glow like stars at night with the spectacular variety of glow worms which are endemic to the region.

Duration of the tour is approximately three hours. For further information please contact Adventure Guides Australia.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilet
  • Extended
  • Full Day
  • Half Day or Less
  • Evening
  • Customised
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Caters for people who are deaf or have hearing loss.
  • Caters for people who are blind or have vision loss.
  • Basic

Strike gold with Adventure Guides Australia.

Available in Beechworh and in Bright, this activity is great for the whole family and is a spectacular way to escape the heat. Step back in time to the gold rush era where early settlers flocked to the region in search of their fortune.

You will be instructed on gold panning techniques as you enjoy the beauty of the area, learn about the regions history and keep your toes cool in the crystal clear waters. Price includes a light snack and a vial to collect your gold in.

This activity is three hours in duration. Contact Adventure Guides Australia for more information.

  • Family Friendly
  • Full Day
  • Half Day or Less
  • Customised
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Nature and wildlife
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.
  • Basic

Are you up for a challenge? Want to test your mettle? This activity was listed at the top of “Wild” Magazine’s bucket list adventures in Victoria for 2014.

This is a serious adventure that is not for the feint hearted. A true challenge both mentally and physically, this 300 metre Multi Pitch Abseiling Challenge down The North Wall of The Mount Buffalo Gorge is sure to test your gumption and stretch your limits. The first abseil pitch of this extraordinary adventure is a massive 160 metres. Then when you finally reach the base of The Gorge the real challenge starts; the climb out. A full day activity this adventure takes approximately six to eight hours.

Please contact Adventure Guides Australia for further information.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilet
  • Full Day
  • Customised
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.
  • Moderate

Mount Buffalo Ski School (a division of Adventure Guides Australia) provides advertised and by arrangement 90 minute ski lessons and three hour lesson / tours at Mount Buffalo National Park during the snow season.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilet
  • Half Day or Less
  • Land - Motorised
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.
  • Basic

Looking to challenge the family, friends or yourself without jumping in the deep-end?

Have a go at the beginners abseiling. It is fun, challenging and rewarding all at once. With a variety of sites ranging from eight metres – 35 metres, it is a great way to experience the mountain.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilet
  • Half Day or Less
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours

Completing the beginners abseil, then tackling the 45 metre free fall abseil.

This adventure has all the abseils of the beginners abseil then it is followed by a 45 metre free fall abseil looking across the gorge to the 300 metre North Wall of Mount Buffalo. On the walk back from the bottom of the dragon is a small rock climb which adds to the adventure.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilet
  • Half Day or Less
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

If you are wanting to keep cool in summer then this activity is for you.

Adventure Guides Australia have various kayaking options available to suit your needs. Activities include guided white water kayaking experiences on the Ovens River in Bright and flat water kayaking on Lake Catani on Mount Buffalo, Lake Sambell in Beechworth or Lake Buffalo (hire your own or take a lesson or guided tour).

Kayak Hire is also available from Dingo Dell Cafe on Mount Buffalo and Great Alpine Produce and Trading in Porepunkah.

Please call or visit the website for more information.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilet
  • Full Day
  • Half Day or Less
  • Customised
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.
  • Basic

Enjoy the scenery of Bright by paddling down the Ovens River.

This white water adventure is a good introduction into white water kayaking, using sit-on-top kayaks or two seat inflatable kayaks to paddle down the grade one and two stretch.

These adventures can be run from upper Bright and through to lower Bright or to Porepunkah.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilet
  • Full Day
  • Half Day or Less
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

Viewing the picturesque scenery of the Ovens River from Myrtleford on top of a sit on top kayak.

They supply experienced local guides for paddling down the Ovens river in the grade two rapids along with all the activity specific gear that is needed.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Half Day or Less
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

Feel like a half day adventure to challenge you mentally and physically? Tackle our South Wall Abseil.

This 250 metre abseil can be a big challenge as the first pitch is 90 metre long looking over the Ovens Valley and out to the Australian Alps.

The abseil has another four pitches followed by a hike out looking at some of the historical spots of Mount Buffalo.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilet
  • Full Day
  • Half Day or Less
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

Hanging around or simply passing through Beechworth and after an activity to do?

Abseiling in the Beechworth Gorge is a great way to spend the morning or afternoon.

Being close to town allows for easy access with minimal walking required to get to the abseil sites from the road. The access allows for either driving and parking near the sites or walking in from town.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Customised
  • Half Day or Less
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

A great activity to cool off in the summer heat at Beechworth includes paddling a kayak on Lake Sambell.

They offer guided tours and kayak hire on the lake and supply a kayak, paddle and life jacket.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Pet Friendly - Enquire
  • Public Toilet
  • Customised
  • Evening
  • Half Day or Less
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

Interested in indigenous history? looking into the art work and listening to the stories around the art work and the area?

Come along to the guided tours to learn more about the indigenous culture in the Beechworth and Mount Pilot area.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Customised
  • Full Day
  • Half Day or Less
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Sightseeing Tours
  • Walking and Biking Tours
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

An adventure that can include an abseil, rock climbing, rock scrambling and more.

The views which are seen while moving through the crevasse can be breathe taking, especially coming out form under boulders and rock shelters.

  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilet
  • Full Day
  • Half Day or Less
  • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.