Connect staff on the best Hunter Valley Amazing Race team building activities and corporate group events. Terrific fun Amazing Race challenges and routes at Hunter Valley Crowne Plaza or Retreat, Cypress Lakes, Mercure and Chateua Elan or Voco and Peppers Resorts for groups from #1 fun factor to # 3 team building sensation in our favourite Wine region only 2hrs from Sydney for unique conferences.
Just like the real Australian Amazing Race. Thrill team events will have you enjoying incredible wine viti-culture experiences that ignite and excite team building staff connection conference and meetings escapes.
Include wine tasting, infused with wicked fun wine blending.
Devour devilish Hunter Valley Chocolates, Hunter Valley Shiraz or Semillion. Then Tasting real Smelly Cheeses on a series of amazing race style team challenges.
Thrill will have your staff embarking on journey through excellent Hunter Valley wineries, wine tastings and cellar doors in a series of fun activities. Providing a proven winning formula with over 2,650 Amazing Race accomplished for all groups and abilities.
Activities can be kicked off direct from your conferences or accommodation venues. Thrill team events operates directly from The Hunter Valley Crowne Plaza, Peppers and Spicers Resort. As well as Chateau Elan, Voco Kirkton Park, Kooindah Waters, Harrigans, the Mercure and all other wineries, cellar doors, boutique accommodation or Air BnB venues.
Harvest the grapes to creates world famous white wines and full bold bodies Shiraz or Cab Sav reds. We will custom build and design amazing fun team building wine events at Tempus Two Winery Cellar Doors. The Distillery, Harrigans Irish Pub, Blue Tounge Brewery, James Estate or Potters Brewery. Or at any Hunter conference and events venues.
Why not ‘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 Thrill Hunter Amazing Races? We ensure they include amazing activities unique to the wine region.
Tasting boutique wines within Hunter Valley winery doors. Sampling a paddle of beers at breweries. Nipping spirits at distinguished distilleries. Coupled with test tube tastings. “Mit das wunderbar eichtes Schnapps bitte”!
Engage corporate groups with team building events custom built for your staff escape. 9-14 Hunter Valley activities blended into one inclusive team building Thrill sensation.
Incorporating 4 amazing Hunter Valley Wine country race team building fun styles:
cultural – viti culture wine tastings
intellectual – test the brain power and team collaboration
physical – fun relay challenges
creative – interactive art challenges
5 Premier Hunter Wine Region Amazing Race Activity Selections That are Ripe to Reward your Staff Direct from Cypress Lakes, Chateau Elan and Hunter Valley Crowne Plaza
- AMAZING Race HUNTER VALLEY FUN FACTOR ACTIVITIES – 1.5-2hrs
Short Fun Easy Amazing Races in or around the Hunter Valley Gardens. Direct from Crowne Plaza, Resorts, Hotels and Pokolbin or around the Lovedale region.
- HUNTER Team Bonding 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, wine or chocolates at delicious locations.
- THRILL Hunter Valley TEAM BUILDING Activities SENSATION 2-3hrs
The Most Popular Selection, Team Building activity of choice. 11-14 Terrific team focused activities in and around the Hunter Valley wine region. Including wine tastings at Winery cellar doors. Taste testing Breweries or Distillery or select all three. Our client One Steel did! The Hunter Sensation package is all about; staff Interactions – Employee collaboration, Staff Problem Solving and Team Task Cohesion. Accomplishing success!
- HUNTER VALLEY EXPLORER 3-5hrs
Embark upon an amazing race that explores the best of the Hunter. Launched from Sydney, Newcastle, Cessnock. Or direct from Hunter Valley accommodation conference venues and resorts. Incorporating unique combinations of excellent quality activities. Including cheese, chocolate, cider, fruit wine, wine tastings and beer and test tube spirit tastings at cellar doors.
Include any desired destination using transport using your own Cars. Or Thrill will coordinate exclusive Coach transfers, Horse Drawn Carriages, Electric Bikes, Sports cars, Hummers, Harley Davidsons and mini Buses. Have your staff, employees and teams be rewarded with Hot Air Ballooning experiences, Hummers and exciting fast Helicopters transfers.
- THRILL WOW FACTOR RACES 2.5+ hrs
Impressive, Exciting! All the Bells and Whistles for the most amazing wow factor Hunter Valley group events. Thrill embraces creating terrific incentive and bucket list experiences. Including visits to boutique wineries. Meeting local wine makers. A ride in a Horse and Coach. Harleys, Hummers or Helicopters to take to the skies over Hunter Valley Gardens. Incorporate more Wine, Liqueurs, Spirits or Hot Air Ballooning staff rewards.
Let your imagination run wild with the rewarding and amazing race possibilities! Have Thrill custom design your staff corporate reward with a special event in an Australian Amazing Race theme through wine country.
Experience a Sample Tasting of Thrill’s Hunter Valley Amazing Race Wine Country Exclusive Social, Business and Corporate Group Staff Connection Events
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.
Thrill starts from all venues; Please 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, Lovedal;e, Maitland, Cessnock, Port Stephens, Nelson Bay, Central Coast Beaches or Newcastle region.
Thrill You Tube – Enjoy viewing our Amazing Race experience Vintage from over 14 years ago!
Thrill staff come direct to your accommodation, conference center to facilitate programs. We select the most suitable wineries and winery cellar door tastings that will have your staff Thrilled!
1. RACE BRIEFING with all equipment supplied, you just turn up and Thrill set up the rest of the event with all inclusions.
2. 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 the Hunter Valley Wineries , Secret Cellar Doors, Aqua Golf, Potters Brewery or Matilda Beers.
8. INTERSECTION – All teams come through checkpoint, 1st in departs 1st. WILD OR WINE at ART Challenge; Gain insight into your staff.
9. ROUTE to another Hunter Valley Winery, Tempus II or Hunter Valley Gardens
10. ROADBLOCK – Enjoy the challenge collaboratively. Relays – select from;
- On Target Challenges
- Minute 2 Win it Game activities
- Wine Tasting, Beer Tasting or Spirits Sampling
- Barrel Rolling
- Grape Picking or Stomping
- Wine Bottle Label creating
- Wine Blending
- Other Extra Options can include your business, values, products
- or add on Archery, Aqua Golf, Helicopters, Horse Riding, Electric Bikes, Mountain Biking and more!
11. ROUTE secret reveals next secret location; we love the
12. YIELD LATERAL THINKING / PROBLEM SOLVING ; Puzzles / Craft and Creativity to stretch the lateral minded.
13. Decode clues that will Reveal your final destination and race to the
Here Winners and novelty Awards are presented alongside the Champions Amazing Hunter Valley Race engraved Trophy.
EXTRA Valley Amazing Race Activity Options:
- Archery Ranges – On Target Robin Hood Shooting
- Hunter Valley Wine Cycling Tours or Hybrid Bikes or Electric E Bikes for the E-ase of riding
- Mountain Biking Trails and Single Tracks to explore over the Watagans and through selected wineries
- Canoeing on Lakes or Kayaking on The Hunter River
- Adventures of all types
- Abseiling above the Vineyards
- Bicycle and e-bike guided cycling winery to winery trips
- Bushwalks with professional Guide through vineyards
- Environmental interpretative walks from cellar doors through wineries
- Tree Tops Ropes and Adventure Courses around the Hunter Valley in Mimi
- Exquisite Dinners – Lovedale Divine Lunches coupled with the best wine harvest and vintages
- Entertainment performed or get interactive with Fun Trivia-Action, Murder Mysteries over dinner at your favourite restaurant or off-site dinner venue
- Flights from Hot Air Ballooning to Helicopters
- Aerobatic flights and Tandem Skydiving Free Fall
- Rally Car Driving Experiences
- Quad Bike Riding on bush trails near Cessnock
- Camel Safaris at Port Stephens
- Horse Riding adventures
- Transport and Transfer options
- Tastings of local Beers, Ciders and of course Australia’s most loved wines
- Wine Blending with Wine Label Design Making
- Conference and Staff Team Training programs
- Professional Team Development with MBTI personality profiling
- Team Construct team building activities for teamwork to a common goal
- Wine Country Treasure Hunts with real treasure chests and bounty to be discovered
- Archery Challenges and Robin hood or hunger games style archery events
- Golf – Aqua Golf hitting targets or like a pro the Golf Course Greens
- Wine Barrel Rolling
- Grape Crushing and Grape Stomping fun
- Thrill SURVIVOR
- Thrill MISSION Possible
- Charity Team Building Toys 4 Kids supporting local Communities and Children’s charities around Cessnock, Rutherford, Maitland and Newcastle.
THRILL organises wine country staff conferences. Experience an awesome multi-day conference packages at Hunter Valley conference and accommodation venues.
Please call the local THRILL Hunter Valley grape team events experts to find out more on Mobile: 0459 1111 29