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School Holiday EVENTS

Are You Ready For An Adventure These Holidays?​

🌲🏞️ Welcome to OpentraX’s School Holiday Programs – a thrilling escape into the world of adventure and discovery! Guided by our passionate and experienced adventure therapy practitioners, we’ve crafted exciting holiday programs tailored to unleash the potential in every individual. Whether it’s exploring the wilderness through the OpentraX Bush Explorers Program, feeling the wind on group rides at Uki or Boomerang Farm Bike Parks, or immersing in an overnight adventure therapy camp, these experiences are more than just fun; they’re transformative journeys that promote self-confidence, resilience, and independence. πŸš΄πŸ•οΈ Come join us this holiday season, and let’s embark on unforgettable adventures that inspire, challenge, and celebrate YOU! #AdventureAwaits 🌟πŸ’ͺ

New to OpentraX?

Register now to complete your Initial Assessment and get ready for holiday fun! πŸ“†πŸŽ‰ We can’t wait for you to join the adventure! πŸš΄β€β™€οΈπŸ’š

The OpentraX Bush Explorers Program is an exciting holiday initiative tailored for NDIS participants, offering a unique adventure therapy experience in a natural environment. Led by experienced adventure therapy practitioners, the program aims to promote self-learning, resilience, and adventurous play. The program is divided into age-appropriate groups, ensuring each participant receives a personalised and enriching experience. 🌿
Outdoor Skills, Adventure and Exploration may include:
  • Introduction to hand tool use, including safe handling of saws, drills, etc πŸ”¨.
  • Practical fire management lessons, including fire lighting, bush cooking, and fire safety πŸ”₯.
  • Knot-tying, lashings, and bush cubby building skills πŸ› οΈ.
  • Primitive weapons crafting from local weed species, promoting creativity and resourcefulness 🌿.
  • Flora and fauna identification, fostering environmental awareness and curiosity πŸŒΌπŸ¦‹.
  • Recognising and understanding seasonal weather patterns, encouraging preparation and adaptability 🌦️.
  • Immersive experience in wild spaces with access to a freshwater creek 🏞️.
  • Active play with tree climbing, engaging in physical fitness in a fun, natural setting 🌳.
  • Experiential learning with mud and natural clay πŸ‚.
  • Self-directed projects utilising natural resources, fostering problem-solving skills and independence 🌟.
Program Location

Monday 18th Dec, 7am-11am – Brisbane: Bush Explorers will embark on their adventure at Karawatha Forest (outside the Discovery Centre) at 149 Acacia Rd, Karawatha QLD 4117

Thursday 21st Dec, 1pm-5pm – Gold Coast: Bush Explorers will embark on their adventure at Coombabah Lake Conservation Park

Cost

Estimated cost is ~$250 per session, however, the final cost will depend on the number of participants attending. Please see our Group Session Pricing here.

Adventure Therapy Practitioner

Brisbane Bush Explorers will adventure with Chris!

Gold Coast Bush Explorers will adventure with Shaun!

New to OpentraX?

Register now to complete your Initial Assessment and get ready for holiday fun! πŸ“†πŸŽ‰ We can’t wait for you to join the adventure! πŸš΄β€β™€οΈπŸ’š

Wednesday 13th December from 12pm-3pm.

Are you ready for a day of thrills Uki Mountain Bike Park? Nestled in Tweed Valley, set amongst the stunning backdrop of Wollumbin / Mt Warning. Spend 3 unforgettable hours navigating a range of epic trails!πŸš΄β€β™€οΈπŸŒ³πŸŒŸ

We recommend having an early lunch before the trip, or you are welcome to bring your own to enjoy on the journey. Snacks will be provided by OpentraX for between the trail runs, however you are more than welcome to bring your own if you have a particular favourite!

Please be aware there is no shuttle service at Uki and therefore there’ll be an equal amount of uphill riding in order to jet back down the trails again.

Important Information:

At OpentraX, inclusivity is at the heart of what we do. However, due to the specific challenges and skill level required for these trails, this trip is recommended for riders who are Blue Level and downhill ready. πŸš΄β€β™€οΈπŸ”΅ If you’re uncertain about your skill level or would like to schedule some 1-on-1 sessions to practice Blue Trail & Downhill tracks before the trip, please don’t hesitate to reach out. πŸ“žπŸ’™

Travel

Participants are welcome to meet at the park by 11:45am for the Ride to start at 12pm. For those wanting transport from the Gold Coast, we can meet in the carpark of Bunnings, Burleigh Waters at 10:30am. Pick up at the park by 3:15pm or Gold Coast meeting location approx. 4:30pm.Β 

Cost

Estimated cost is ~$300-$400, however, the final cost will depend on the number of participants attending. Please see our Group Session Pricing here.

Adventure Therapy Practitioner

The Uki Adventure will be run by Shaun!

New to OpentraX?

Register now to complete your Initial Assessment and get ready for holiday fun! πŸ“†πŸŽ‰ We can’t wait for you to join the adventure! πŸš΄β€β™€οΈπŸ’š

Friday 22nd December 11am – 2pm.

Join us for some epic trails at the Boomerang Farm Bike ParkπŸš΄β€β™€οΈπŸŒ³πŸŒŸ

We recommend having an early lunch before the trip, or you are welcome to bring your own to enjoy on the journey. Snacks will be provided by OpentraX for between the trail runs, however you are more than welcome to bring your own if you have a particular favourite!

Please be aware there is a $69 park entry fee that is to booked directly by the participant for the included shuttle service. Available to book at https://www.boomerangfarmbikepark.com.au/ Β once your spot is confirmed.

Important Information:

At OpentraX, inclusivity is at the heart of what we do. However, due to the specific challenges and skill level required for these trails, this trip is open only to riders who are Blue Level and downhill ready. πŸš΄β€β™€οΈπŸ”΅ If you’re uncertain about your skill level or would like to schedule some 1-on-1 sessions to practice Blue Trail & Downhill tracks before the trip, please don’t hesitate to reach out. πŸ“žπŸ’™

Travel

Participants are welcome to meet at the park by 10:45am for the Ride to start at 11am. Transport from Brisbane is available with meeting points at Downey Park, Windsor and Ikea, Logan. Pick up at the park by 2:15pm or Brisbane meeting locations approx. 3:30-4pm.Β 

Cost

Estimated cost is ~$300-$380, however, the final cost will depend on the number of participants attending. Please see our Group Session Pricing here.

Adventure Therapy Practitioner

Boomerang Event will be run by Dougal & Shaun!

New to OpentraX?

Register now to complete your Initial Assessment and get ready for holiday fun! πŸ“†πŸŽ‰ We can’t wait for you to join the adventure! πŸš΄β€β™€οΈπŸ’š