Empowering good health and wellbeing, one adventure at a time.
Who we are
Adventure Connections is a Collie based, social enterprise, who exists to empower good health and wellbeing, through the provision of nature based recreation and tourism experiences.
Our unique and innovative adventure experiences enhance one’s skills, confidence, and capability to get outdoors, more often, while also learning new health protection tools such as Yoga, mindfulness and breath work.
We adventure out to discover what lies within.
Why we do what we do
Our aim is to prevent and control the effects of poor mental health by increasing physical activity using outdoor recreational activities and implementing mental fitness practices such as yoga, mindfulness and breath work, creating new coping strategies and healthier lifestyle practices.
Unfortunately, mental illness and suicide is an increasing epidemic and is the leading cause of death among young Australians.
More than 350 young people aged 15 to 24 take their own lives every year and for every youth suicide, there are 100 to 200 more attempts. Determined to create change and support people, in the fight for better mental health and wellbeing, we have created empowering nature-based adventure experiences that promote facilitate and support people to develop healthier lifestyles in the outdoors.
When you purchase one of our unique Adventure Experiences, you’re not only doing a great thing by investing in your own health and wellbeing and getting an awesome adventure, you’re also investing in someone else’s health and wellbeing in our local community.
For every Adventure Experience purchased, 80% of the profits goes directly into supporting our local community programs, helping to support the development of good physical and mental fitness practices, for long term health and wellbeing.
So,for your help by investing in our communities health and wellbeing.
Surrounded by lush forests, rivers and lakes, is the beautiful country town of Collie. Often known for its strong history of coal mining, Collie is quickly becoming known as one of Australia's leading, nature-based tourism and recreation destinations.
Collie is approximately two hours south of Perth and only 30 minutes drive from the Bunbury CBD.
Whether you are looking for a bit of adventure or wanting to relax and recharge, the Collie River Valley is the place to be. With over 30 world class mountain bike trails and a plethora of hiking trails, including the world-famous Munda Biddi Trail and Bibbulmum Track, you'll have trouble deciding what to do, making it a true adventurers dream location.
What are you waiting for? Choose Collie for your next adventure.
If you're visiting Collie and looking for a unique adventure experience, we have something for you.
Adventure Connections unique adventure experiences include opportunities to try new things, whether that's a new recreation activity or something to help you unwind and relax, we will provide an adventure to remember.
Our mission is to ensure all members of our community have access to nature based recreation activities. We aim to:
- Increase confidence, knowledge, and skills, to get outdoors more often
- Increase physical activity
- Provide opportunities to develop healthy social connections
- Increase access to a variety of outdoor recreation activities in Collie
- Improve mental and physical health and wellbeing
These local community programs are subsidised by our other activities and generous sponsors.