Hunter Valley Amazing Race events include up to 14 of the best team building activities, explore a wine region adventure. Enjoy a Hunter Valley wine region race with wine tasting, wine blending, Hunter Valley Chocolates and Smelliest Cheeses.
Embark on journey through the Hunter Valley wineries, wine tastings, cellar doors and best fun activities in a proven formula Amazing Race experience.
Direct from the Hunter Valley Crowne Plaza, Peppers Resort, Chateau Elan, Kirkton Park. Or kick off at Tempus Two Winery Cellar Doors. The Distillery, Harrigans Irish Pub, Blue Tounge Brewery or Potters Brewery may be your next pitstop.
Stay and play in the Hunter Valley Gardens. Thrill facilitates team and wine activities direct from your conference venue, hotel, accommodation facility and from all resorts.
What’s superb about a Hunter Amazing Races? THRILL ensures they are, really amazing.
Included can be the best tasting Hunter Valley wineries. Wines, beer at breweries even a terrific distillery with wonderful test tube vodka tastings. “Mit das wunderbar eichtes Schnapps bitte”!
Engaging, full of fun team building events custom built for your escape. 9-14 Hunter Valley activities blended into one inclusive team building Thrill sensation.
Incorporating cultural, intellectual, physical and creative team tasks. As well as super fun corporate challenges. Bringing out the best in your corporate talent teams! Take a break from conferencing and put some Thrill into your Team. Great team building activities and corporate challenges to knock your staffs sox off.
Don’t miss out on a great wine harvest, End Of Financial Year Team Event or Christmas celebration – book now!
5 Premier Wine Region Amazing Race Activity Selections That are Ripe to Enjoy with your Staff
- AMAZING HUNTER VALLEY FUN FACTOR ACTIVITIES – 1.5-2hrs
Short Fun Easy Amazing Races in the Hunter Valley Gardens, Crowne Plaza, Resorts, Hotels and Pokolbin or around the Lovedale area.
- HUNTER MYSTERY MIX EVENTS – 2-2.5hrs
Includes; 9-11 Activities, Intersection, Roadblock and a Yield. Each checkpoint is hosted by Thrill activities staff. This program highlights the Hunter Valley’s hidden gems, some wine or chocolates and secret devine locations.
- THRILL TEAM BUILDING SENSATION 2-3hrs
The Most Popular Selection and Team Building activity of choice. 14 Terrific team focused activities in and around the Hunter Valley wine region.
Includes Wineries, Breweries or Distillery or select all three. One Steel did! This package is all about; More Activities – More staff Interaction – More Employees accomplishing success together.
- HUNTER VALLEY EXPLORER 2.5-4hrs
Embark upon an amazing race that really takes you places. Launched from Sydney, Newcastle or direct from your HV accommodation. Incorporating unique combinations of excellent amazing race activities. Including wine tastings and beer tastings at cellar doors.
Any destination using transport using your own Cars to our hired Coaches, Sports cars, Stretch Hummers, Harley Davidsons and mini Buses can be included. Have your teams rewarded with Hot Air Balloons, Hummers and exciting Helicopters transfers. Take off from your accommodation or conference venue to incredible dinner destinations like Twine, Muse, The Verandah and more.
- THRILL WOW FACTOR RACES 2.5+ hrs
Impressive, Exciting! All the Bells and Whistles for a really amazing event. Here we celebrate your success with terrific incentive experiences. Including notable and boutique wineries, wine makers (and their dogs) Horse and Coaches, Harleys or Hummers, Helicopters.More incorporate more Wine, more Spirits, Hot Air Ballooning, Aerobatics, Stunt Planes.Let your imagination run wild! Have Thrill custom design special Incentive events and Amazing Races Australia and New Zealand Wide.
Sample a Thrilling Hunter Valley Amazing Race Wine Country Experience
Select own vehicles or have our mini buses, Horses, Harleys, Hummers or Helicopters to travel to amazing destinations. Or keep the conference activities local and stay on foot.
START venue; select and advise any location. We have kicked off amazing race events from:
ie Cypress Lakes, The Oakes, Chateau Elan, Harrigans, Mercure, Hunter Valley Crowne Plaza, Peppers, Kirkton Park, Hunter Valley Gardens. Available from all accommodation venues in The Hunter, Pokolbin or Newcastle region. Enjoy viewing our Amazing Race experience Vintage from over 10 years ago!
We come to your accommodation, conference center or select a winery cellar door of your choice!
FORMAT for Thrill Sensation
1. IGNITION – fun briefing all equipment supplied.
2. X FACTOR Challenge ; Team Identity, Develop Strategies and Get ready to Go-Go.
3. Brains Trust Trivia to Depart 1st.
4. ROUTE to Hunter Valley Chocolates or Hunter Valley Smelly Cheeses
5. DETOUR – select 1 of 2 challenges each with their own Pros and Cons.
6. CULTURAL or EATING Challenge; shared experience Bizarre Bites Sweet Treat or a Minute 2 Win It Games skills test!
7. ROUTE Decode to determine beautiful vantage overlooking Hunter Valley Wineries
, Secret Cellar Doors, Aqua Golf, Potters Brewery or Matilda Beers.
8. INTERSECTION – All teams come through checkpoint, 1st in departs 1st.
CREATIVE Archibald Caricature Challenge;
Gain insight into what makes your colleagues tick.
Discuss their life as you DRAW upon experiences. Fun expressive Art.
9. ROUTE envelope to Hunter Valley Winery II or Hunter Valley Gardens
10. ROADBLOCK – All teams re-unite to enjoy the challenge together.
PHYSICAL FUN Relay Challenge – select from;
- a/ TARGET BALL or QUOITS Shoot out
- b/ Mini Olympics Fun
- c/ Minute 2 Win it Games and fun activities
- d/ Wine Tasting, Beer Tasting or Spirits Sampling
- e/ Barrel Rolling , Grape Stomping, Wine Bottle Label creating, Wine Blending….
- Other & Extra Options can include your business, values, products or add on Archery, Aqua Golf!
11. ROUTE UCRAMSNBLE reveals next secret location Boutique establishment.
12. YIELD – one team will be able to delay a selected team*
LATERAL THINKING / PROBLEM SOLVING ; Puzzles or a brain-teaser Mastermind Challenge
13. DECIPHER – to reveal your final destination and access the –
14. PITSTOP – Winners and Awards presentation at selected or secret destination.
Select your favourite EXTRAS:
- Archery – Target Shooting
- Hunter Valley Wine Cycling Tours or Hybrid Bikes or E Bikes for ease of electric riding
- Mountain Biking Trails and Single Track
- Canoeing The Hunter River
- Abseiling the Vines
- Bushwalking and Guided environmental interpretative walks from cellar doors to wineries
- Tree Tops Ropes Courses
- Dinner / Lunch / Drinks
- Flights from Hot Air Ballooning to Helicopters and Aerobatics or accelerated Skydiving Free Fall
- Rally Car Driving
- Quad Bike Riding
- Camel Safaris
- Horse Riding
- Tastings of Beer / Cider / Wines
- Blending Wine and Label Making
- Team Development with MBTI personality profiling and Team Construct
- Treasure Hunts
- Golf – Aqua Golf hitting targets or like a pro the Golf Course Greens
- Barrel Rolling
- Grape Crushing
- Hunter SURVIVOR
- MISSION Wine Is Possible
- Charity building Toys 4 Kids support of local Communities
THRILL also organises unique HV wine country conference and awesome multi-day conference packages at all venues. Ready to host your next most memorable corporate team off site or special event. Call THRILL events team to find out how: 02 9630 2222