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We give you the adventure you seek and provide you with the knowledge you need. We are industry leaders in adventure. This company is about adventure and enabling people to partake in activities and experiences that would normally be out of reach...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an absolute blast white water rafting and then caving with Paul. Very informative instructor and a great guy to have along with you for the experience. I would recommend the Adventure Merchants for anyone wanting to try something new or even just looking for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Grant W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little nervous at first but soon became engrossed in the challenges of crawling, climbing and wading through streams. A great experience and I am proud of every one of the scrapes and bruises I managed to get along the way. The guides were fantastic,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Helen T
Reviewed October 24, 2018

My partner and I had a great time Kayaking, the rapids are well spaced out, so you have time to admire the scenery and the wildlife in between the 'faster' sections of the river - we saw a snake crossing the river, and a wombat...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lhiane J
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Paul made everyone feel right at home from the get go. Helping those who had never been in a kayak before, soaking those who were trying to get him and making the whole experience fantastic. I'd highly recommend booking with the Adventure Merchants and I'll...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank simhow
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

I loved my caving experience with Paul. I was certainly apprehensive at first, but one I was guided through the first tight squeeze Paul really made me feel like ’IVE GOT THIS’ Thanks for an amazing adventure, I’m keen to do more with your awesome...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tania K
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Booked a caving tour though a coupon and stoked the tour was run through The Adventure Merchants. Paul and Kate were wonderful guides who are very knowledgeable. During he experience they had a great balance between getting the most out of ourselves and the event...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank glenellis16
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic customer service & very professional! I would highly recommend the adventure merchants if you want a great experience!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank frankiibeautiful
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I decided to have an adventurous day and went kayaking in the morning and caving in the afternoon. And it was a challenging but very rewarding experience. Paul and Kate were awesome guides and very helpful. We highly recommend giving it a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank RachCody
Reviewed May 20, 2018

My family and I did abseiling in the You Yangs and had a great time. Good adventure. Great fun. I strongly recommend it.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank r0bertwright
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Had a personal tour of the cave with my boyfriend and was amazing! challenging at some parts but if you couldn't do it there were other ways around. great fun and would definitely do it again.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Cath K
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