School and Group Services

DIY activity selection and hire rates Current from August 2021

We offer a range of hire products and DIY activities that may assist in supporting your camp planning and needs. Our services do not include any field staff as we no longer offer any staff to run activities.

While most activities are located around the Dwellingup area many are portable. If you are camping at another location, we can still assist with our hire services and DIY activities.

Dwellingup Adventures reserve the right to quote all hires based upon group’s needs. All quotes include GST.

 

Note:       Fees apply for any canoe, raft or bikes that need to be delivered to site.

                Extra travel fees may apply to hire and activity equipment depending on location

                Quoted equipment hire cost applicable to school’s/youth groups only

 

Lane Poole Reserve Day Entry Fees Apply

If you are planning on entering the reserve day entry fees are now applicable. School groups visiting the reserve for curriculum -related activities can apply for waivers as can community-based groups that meet the eligibility criteria.  Find out more by visiting www.dpaw.wa.gov.au/know/fees

 

CANOE HIRE

The Murray River provides many kilometres of navigable water for short introductory experiences or extended canoe trips. Seasonal river conditions may apply.

Canoe hire per day, $35.00 per 2-person canoe and 1 person kayak, $40.00 per 3 person canoe, (school, youth group rate only)

Water sport helmets $5.00 each if required.

Canoes complete with paddles and PFDs.

Delivery costs apply or collect goods from our yard and return yourself.

Trailer hire fee applies for hires of less than 3 canoes.

 

FAST WATER RAFTING 2 PERSON INCEPT SELF BAILING RAFTS

During periods of increased flow, the Murray River provides short sections that make an ideal introduction to white water rafting with some grade 1 and 2 rapids. Can be used for expedition style programmes. Seasonal river conditions may apply. Suitable to be taken into white water areas with client determining level of guide qualifications.

Raft hire $50.00 per day (school/youth group only)

Each raft comes complete with 2 paddles, 2 PFDs and 2 water sport helmets.

Dual axle raft trailer hire $50.00 per day.

Thermal sets $30.00 per day (school/youth group only) includes wet suit, thermal top and booties and spray top.

Delivery costs apply or collect goods from our yard and return yourself.

 

FLAT WATER RAFTING 2 PERSON FUN RAFTS

Even at lower levels the Murray River provides deep pools ideal for fun water games in the warmer weather.

Raft hire $28.00 per day (school/youth group only)

Each raft comes complete with 2 paddles, 2 PFDs

Water sport helmets $5.00 each if required.

Single axle raft trailer hire $20.00 per day.

Delivery costs apply or collect goods from our yard and return yourself.

 

FLAT WATER RAFTING BIG 8 PERSON RAFTS

Even at lower levels the Murray River provides deep pools ideal for fun water games in the warmer weather and a stable platform for younger students and those nervous about water. Each big raft takes up to 12 max junior school students.

Raft hire $150.00 per day (school/youth group only)

Each raft comes complete with 8 paddles and 8 PFDs. Extra PFDs available at $4.00 each

Water sport helmets $5.00 each if required.

Dual axle raft trailer hire $50.00 per day.

Delivery costs apply or collect goods from our yard and return yourself.

 

DISCOVER DWELLINGUP BY BIKE

A self guided tour of local points of interest. Visit the Dwellingup Trails and Visitor Centre, Hotham Valley Railway, Forest Discovery Centre, POW Camp or maybe ride the Marrinup Forest Tour and picnic along the way. Helmets and water bottle cages supplied with each bike.

Bike hire $30.00 per day (school/youth group only). Helmets, water bottle cage with each bike.

Hi-Viz vests, tool kits and 2-way radios available for hire.

Bikes are able to be ridden out from our yard.

 

MOUNTAIN BIKING FOR BEGINNERS

Parts of the Munda Biddi Trail can be ridden depending on group requirements. Marrinup cycle trail available with a departure point from our yard.

Bike hire $30.00 per day (school/youth group only). Helmets, water bottle cage with each bike.

Dual axle MTB trailer hire $50.00 per day, carries up to 25 MTBs

Hi-Viz vests, tool kits and 2-way radios available for hire.

Delivery costs apply or collect goods from our yard and return yourself.

 

DIY (DO IT YOURSELF) ACTIVITIES

Dwellingup Adventures have a number of DIY (do it yourself) activities. Each activity includes all material, activity explanation, delivery and collection from site id required.

                DIY activities are $140.00 per day or $110.00 per half day.

                Some DIY activities may not be available depending on your camping location.

                Activities may include additional delivery fees.

 

ORIENTEERING/QUEST ‘GUIDE ME HOME’

Participants follow the trail using a map and compass. The task is to locate all the lost animals and stamp them on your landscape in their preferred home environment. Maps, compasses, stamps, clues, landscape all provided. Suitable for lower school. Nanga Bush Camp site only.

An activity set up cost of $45.00 is applicable.

 

LOST ON MT NANGA

Students read they have crash landed on Mt Nanga but fortunately find an old jelly bean miner’s camp. They need to construct a shelter. Poles, ropes, star pickets, hammer and covers provided

Delivery fees may apply. Material can be collected on suitable client supplied trailer.

Single axle equipment trailer $20.00 per day if required.

 

RAFT RESCUE

Students are supplied with barrels, poles, ropes and paddles. They must construct a raft and ‘rescue’ a stranded mariner. 12 buoyancy vests are supplied with each set. Extra buoyancy vests available at $4.00 each if required.

2 raft sets available.

Delivery fees apply or collect gear on dual axle trailer, $50.00 per day.

 

COMPASS WHEEL

Students commence at the wheel’s hub; a bearing takes them to a lettered post. Another bearing takes them to another until each bearing has a letter. The wheel is about 15 metres across, and 6 courses are available. An activity set up cost of $45.00 is applicable. Suitable open location required.

 

ROGAINING

Students locate each station using a map and compass and punch the score card. Variations include scoring points for various stations located and setting time limits. Activity includes facilitator instructions, compasses, and maps. The stations are set by Dwellingup Adventures each with a flag and a punch.

Two-way radios available for hire at $5.00 each per day

An activity set up cost of $45.00 is applicable to the course located around Nanga Bush Camp, Camp Kelly and Baden Powell area. Set up fee $75.00 for the Nanga Mill course.

 

PIPEOMETER

                Students must assemble the pipe structure and then fill it with water and release the ping pong ball noting that some of the pipes have holes that need to be covered. The activity set includes facilitator notes, pipeometer plans, pipes, buckets and measuring tapes.

                Deliver fees apply or material can be collected from our yard.

 

EVENING ACTIVITY GIANT GAMES

                A series of rotating activities where each team completes a number of simple skill activities with a giant        theme. Points are awarded as each team moves around the game circuit. The activity set includes                 facilitator notes and four giant games.

                Deliver fees apply or material can be collected from our yard.

 

Get in touch with us to organise activities for your school or corporate group, call 9538 1127.