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Australia

Experience the wonders of Down Under and make a positive impact to Australia's varied ecosystems with a variety of incredible projects spread across the continent. From the rainforest, to the desert, ISV projects help protect a range of habitats and the unique animals that live there.

Australia programs are unavailable for 2017.

Optional Activity Package (OAP)

Each year, nearly 100% of our participants purchase ISV’s Optional Activity Package to enhance their adventure tour. The OAP includes a range of action-packed activities to do during some of your free days to make this the best adventure of your life!

The OAP is excellent value for money as ISV negotiates prices to ensure even the most budget-minded participants get an incredible deal. We've chosen a diversity of cultural, fun and challenging activities to complement the Tour's included activities that keep the adrenaline flowing while still allowing you plenty of time to relax.

Another bonus is that purchasing the OAP takes away the hassles of researching and booking your own activities. There are no risks of missing out due to limited availability - ISV secures your spot through this package- don’t miss out. Join the group!

Sydney Harbor Sunset Cruise
Sydney Harbor Sunset Cruise

Sydney Harbor Sunset Cruise ?

Sydney Harbor Sunset Cruise Photo

Experience the magic of Sydney Harbor with an amazing sunset cruise. The hour and a half trip will have you cruising under the Sydney Harbor Bridge, up close to the Sydney Opera House and past the Royal Botanic Gardens as the sun sets on the charming city of Sydney. Delight in the view while enjoying a complimentary drink and canapés.

Rapelling in the Blue Mountains ?

Rapelling in the Blue Mountains Photo

Experience the adrenaline rush of rappelling down sandstone cliffs in the World Heritage Blue Mountains. You will build your skills and confidence rappelling down multiple heights - the final rappel of 36.5 m (120 ft) is not for the faint-hearted as you look out into the valley 182.8 m (600 ft) below!

Learn to Surf in Byron Bay ?

Learn to Surf in Byron Bay Photo

Surfing is an Australian tradition with Byron Bay as one of Australia's most popular surfing spots. Surfing professionals will teach you basic to advanced skills of surfing on some of the best waves in Australia.

Ocean Rafting to Whitsunday Islands ?

Ocean Rafting to Whitsunday Islands Photo

Ocean Rafting is an exhilarating eco-adventure tour through the Whitsunday Islands to postcard perfect Whitehaven Beach, recognized as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. The full day excursion involves exploring Whitehaven Beach, snorkeling pristine reefs, tropical island guided walks, a visit to the iconic Hill Inlet lookout, and a scrumptious buffet lunch.

Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park ?

Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park Photo

Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park gives you the opportunity to learn about the history, art, dance, and lifestyle of Australia’s indigenous people. You can even have a go at spear and boomerang throwing.

How do I sign up?

To reserve your package, please check the box on your ISV Travel Options Form indicating you would like to participate in the Optional Activity Package. If you have already submitted your Travel Options Form please send an email to info@isvolunteers.org stating that you want to add the OAP. The cost will be added to your invoice. Full payment is due to ISV prior to departure.

Please Note: The OAP package must be purchased as a whole rather than selecting one or more of the activities mentioned above.  All activities are subject to change without notice. Any and all changes are within the discretion of ISV.

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