Wilderness Survival Basics

Saturday 7th July 2018

This Wilderness Survival basics course will equip you with the skills and knowledge to confidently step out into the wilderness.


Whether it be a weekend camping trip with the family, bird watching, trail running, hunting or a remote multi day hike, this course is for you.

During this hands-on practical workshop you will learn the essentials required to survive, and how to prepare yourself for your wilderness experience. Learn how to reduce risk and discover what equipment you should carry with you when going bush.


Topics coverd include 

  • Survival priorites - what comes first?

  • Water - where to find it and how do we make it safe to drink

  • Create fire without matches-modern and traditional techniques

  • Emergency Shelters - natural materials and improvised with whats in your bag

  • Wild edibles and toxic plants

  • Bush Safety and Risk management

  • Emergency First aid - including snake bite management 

  • Equipment selection for the Outdoors-what to pack,including safety equipment

  • Rescue and signalling techniques


This course will give you the peace of mind to get outdoors and enjoy nature.  

Scott your Instuctor is passionate about the outdoors, he has been working in the Outdoor Industry leading expeditions, teaching bushcraft and survival techniques for 16 years and has a wealth of knowledge to share.


Located near the base of Wollumbin (Mt Warning) in the beautiful Tweed Valley, Northern NSW. We are only 50 mins from Gold Coast/Coolangatta airport and 2 hrs from Brisbane.  

Minimum Age 14yrs

Cost $150 + booking fee

Limited positions avaliable.