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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 for the everyday person. This company has been set up by leaders in their fields, so we know what it takes to provide the ultimate experience and to introduce people to non-cliche sports that are pretty darn cool!! The Adventure Merchants offer a range of exciting Melbourne based adventures as well as Survival courses and international expeditions. Do something different this weekend and book with the adventure experts. Go on, adventurize yourself.... Book online now!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 1300 701 194
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the white water rafting experience in Warrandyte, Melbourne. It was a good difficulty for two beginners, a good time bonding and having a laugh. Our guide was patient and fun and made it a breeze.

Thank Marley_MB
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I flew down from Sydney to try adventure caving for my birthday and I was not disappointed! This was belly-to-the-ground, hands-and-feet action, squeezing through gaps between boulders and getting muddy and bruised. Paul was an excellent guide, being friendly and patient as he guided us...More

Thank Sophia A
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

The weather doesn't affect having an experience of kayaking at Yarra river. Paul explained how to do it very well in the beginning even if your level is very basic (which i was) it will be okay! Team work is important if two people are...More

Thank Sanghee H
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved this and so close to Melbourne, it was challenging, interesting and fun the guide Paul was excellent and he had fun taking us through, can't recommend this company enough, abseiling with them next

Thank Ian M
Reviewed August 31, 2017

Myself and partner had the best day kayaking. Was so much fun. Paul is a great guy looking forward to our next adventure with him at Christmas ! Karen and Lindsay 👍👍

Thank Lindsay F
theadventuremerchant, Owner at The Adventure Merchants, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2017

Hi Karen and Lindsay! Thanks so much, I am glad you enjoyed the kayaking! Looking forward to seeing you again! Thanks :)

Reviewed August 28, 2017

On Saturday 26/8/17 my wife and l participated in the three hour rafting adventure activity in Wonga Park. Although the weather was cold and we did get a little wet, the experience was fantastic and we both enjoyed the camaraderie of the other participants. The...More

Thank Scott N
theadventuremerchant, Owner at The Adventure Merchants, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2017

Hi Scott! Thanks for the kind review. It was a pleasure to have you guy's with us on the water! Looking forward to seeing you both again. Cheers

Reviewed August 28, 2017

Instructor was awesome, his calmness was projective which made us all at ease. Would definitely do it again and recommend to others.

Thank ANGELO527
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Did the white water rafting one in the middle of Winter. Was well run and pretty enjoyable despite the very cold weather!

Thank MichaelJT19
Reviewed May 28, 2017

My first lesson in canoeing the rapids was a delight and a greater appreciation of canoeing and kayaking. On the Yarra River from Wonga Park for some 5 kms was a wonderful experience. Extremely well organised, challenging but easily conquerable with brilliant guidance from Paul...More

Thank waynebeau1709
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Awesome Morning, with great friendly, fun people. Highly recommended. Tour operators were great. Suitable for beginners but still lots of fun.

Thank davidmerritt303
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