Hunter Valley Conferences Select Thrill #1 for Excellence in Team Building Activities
Select from Thrill’s signature wine divine harvest of Pokolbin to Lovedale team building, team bonding and group activities. The best of wine country events.
- Hunter Valley Amazing Race Activities
– custom made tailored team activities to explore and experience more of the Hunter Valley to experience the best of wine country activities, adding local flavour to staff conferences. Hunter Valley Gardens, Aqua Golf, Smelly Cheeses, Brokenwood, Tempus 2, McGuigans Wine Cellar Doors, Team Puzzles. 9-14 checkpoints. Points for challenges, points for arrival, staff team with highest points wins!
- Grape Escapes Hunter Valley Team Treasure Hunts
– Tailor made treasure hunter activities searching for a wine holy grail. Integrate your corporate mission, values and your staff business culture. Launched directly from your meeting and all Hunter Valley Hotels and conference venues.
9-14 Clever fun clues to discover more.
Can include discovering, tasting wines or be alcohol free.
- At Thrill we Love Wine! Wine Devine Activities; Wine tastings at Brokenwood, Tempus Two, McGuigans, Bertolli. Tamburline, Lindemans. Petersons Sparkling Wines, Ivanhoe Estate. Tinklers, Hope Estate Great Cask Hall. Mt Pleasant Wines, Scarborough Wines, Pigs Peak, Adina.
Irongate, Hanging or Pepper Tree wines…. We offer blind Wine taste challenges, wine blending and the ever Popular Grape Stomping vintage harvest events at all Cellar and Conference doors.
- SURVIVOR Hunter Valley Team events, staff and immunity Challenges at all Hunter Valley Properties. Including Peppers, Rydges Resort, Spicers Guesthouse, Cypress Guesthouse, Voco Kirkton Park. The Convent, The Vintage, Chateau Elan, Mercure resorts. 4-10 Survivor activities in a series for a remarkable 2-4hr Hunter team building event.
- Wine Devine Murder Mystery evenings and events at Spicers Guesthouse, Cypress Lakes, Rydges from Unique to Boutique Air BnB venues in the Hunter.
- Local Hunter Valley Charity Give back community and charity team building; – Furniture 4 Families, Toys 4 loacl Kids, Nesting Box Habitat for Native Animals, Solar PALS energy poverty for indigenous events.
- MBTI personality profiling cultural change and leadership team development program.
- Conference Energisers ‘n Games – have your staff meet and greet with a series of fun integrating Get To Know You Better team Energisers unique to the Hunter Valley wine region.
- Pokolbin to Cessnock to Maitland and Branxton Team events and Games we Play, Lost in Lovedale, Mt Pleasant.
- Dance – Flash Mob whilst conferencing in the Hunter Valley. From Scottish Highland Fling Games to Contemporary Dance and a bit of Honky Tonk big bands !
- High Excitement Thrilling Events like Axe Throwing, Archery, Sling Shot Shooting at your selected Hunter Valley private properties and conference venues.
- Hunter Valley Project Wine Production Pipelines for staff training and excellence in developing collaborative staff initiative and teamwork. “The Project pipeline is a visual representation of all the stages a project goes through from start to finish.
Acts as a simple project pipeline tracker using which business owners or managers can understand the individual stages and phases of different projects and the progress made so far“.
- Hunter Valley Flash Mobs – participate and dance or be Thrilled watching a surprise dance spectacular performance.
- Thrill Events will Custom design your Team Build programs. Tailored to your Taste for the best Hunter Valley Activities and staff connection Ideas.
Let us Thrill your staff with a superb fun Hunter Region to Newcastle Conference break energisers, games for staff connection activities. Great for all groups, of 10-1,000 staff.
Participate in quality fun team events, from wonderful indoor Games or professionally Guided winery tours. To Robin Hood Archery and Wine Devine games; like barrel rolling or evening entertainment trivia-action. Wine Country Murder Mystery, a surprising flash mob or creative art n sip / wine blending experience.
Simply superb fun activities to escape the boardroom. Experts in corporate groups with the best selection of Hunter business conference break activities.
Get a taste of wine country entertainment, experiences or adventures.
Lets collaborate to create an ultimate team meeting escape from Newcastle and Sydney!
Facilitated directly from your Hunter Valley accommodation and conference venues.
Including Cypress Lakes, Crowne Plaza, Chateau Elan, Golden Door, Voco Kirkton Park, Peppers, Spicers Guesthouse and Spicers Vineyard Retreat. The Hunter Valley Resort, Tuscany and many other boutique hotels, accommodation and conference meeting venues.
Thrill offers and custom builds itineraries for groups looking for exciting things to do in the Hunter Valley
Wine experiences to pick the harvested grapes, wine tastings, wine blending then creating artistic wine labels. The pinnacle of Australian based team building is Thrill’s popular Hunter Valley Survivor Games.
Searching for clues then Scavenger Hunts, Treasure Hunts or brilliant Amazing Races through the vineyards, to delicious Hunter chocolate shops and tasting both wines, spirits and smelly cheeses.
If competition between delegates is more your style select a custom built Hunter Amazing Races or be more Creative Art by painting a masterpiece ‘The Bigger Picture’.
Thrill team building facilitates Food for Thought with Master Chef Cooking for Homeless.
Or the best staff engagement results on an CSR Charity Team Building Giving Back charitable event of Bikes 4 Kids, Trikes for Tykes and Toys-4-local-Kids year round in the Hunter Valley Gardens.
Thrill Team Events facilitate the wow factor, engaging your staff, employees, managers, leaders with a selection of exceptional Hunter wine region activities.
Please Call the Thrill Events Planning team to develop your next Hunter Valley escape package.
Include everything from office departure, all activities, conferencing, accommodation, catering, meals, entertainment and transport.
Ensure a genuinely memorable work conference, boardroom escape experience only 2hrs north of Sydney.
Best Wine Country Events and Quality Team Activities with Thrills associated 25 Hunter Valley Accommodation and Conference Venues Connection Selection
- Cypress Lakes Resort Activities – best for on site large group team building activities and team challenges. Select from Thrill Cypress Lakes Treasure Hunter. Thrilling Cypress Lakes Amazing Races. Thrills Creative Art painting The Bigger Picture Masterpieces. Sipping wines whilst painting Wild At Art Canvases. Or magnificent group mural art or Graffiti Art workshops. Design a strategic vision to golf to massage and spa treatments. Local wine tastings or wine blending at cellar doors. Driving in Golf buggies to drive around spectacular greens. Sensational back drop for CSR giving back to helping local community programs. Strengthening team bonds.
- Rydges Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley Team Building – Is the ideal venue for Thrilling Rydges events corporate entertainment. Complete with AV by scene change, amazing races. Rydges Survivor, Fun n games or CSI and craft beer tastings on a Rydges Discovery Treasure Hunt for the Schwartz Holy Grail. Where a short stroll will take staff to the vineyards, golf courses or the famous Potters Brewery.
- Hunter Gardens and Resort Activities – with a fantastic choice of activities, adventures. Murder Mysteries, segway tours, wines and beers tastings – facilitated activities for your colleagues to enjoy re-connecting.
- Leisure INN – Terrific venue and accommodation for groups in the heart of Pokolbin.
- Accor Mercure Resort Hunter Valley Gardens Team Building – Meet Thrill Hunter team building activities crew. To conduct grape picking, grape stomping fun. Paint and Sip Creative Art Rageously. Wine barrell rolling competitions, wine blending and devine wine tasting.
- Tuscany Wine Estate Team Bonding Activities – is ideal for a touch of Spain and Spanish Tapas Cooking Master Chef Style or Pizza Cooking.
- Chateau Elan Team Building Activities, accommodation with a touch country elegance of a luxurious class. Chateau Elan Hunter Valley Estate brings on the Thrills as a great fun conference and corporate team building venue. Where Thrill staff facilitate special incentive group events and conferences.
- Voco Kirkton Park Thrill’s – Breathtaking lovely views over the Hunter Vineyards providing a grape backdrop for Hunter Survivor Team activities. Immerse your staff into Voco Treasure Hunts. Challenge a Voco Amazing Race or Obstacle course race. Conference at voco Kirkton Park with Thrill creatives to unleash your staff painting power and inner artistes. Or select Wine Devine grape stomping, Barrell Rolling and Minute 2 Win It voco evening of fun Hunter Valley team entertainment games.
- Harrigans Irish Pub – Terrific for a Master Chef Cooking lunch, dinner. Festivities or the best Locale to listen to live music.
- Cycling Bicycle Winery Tours; custom created cycle through the vineyards and back lanes on E-Bikes (electric bikes). Build a Bike for local Kids Charities.
Thrill knows the Hunter Valley like the proverbial ‘back of our hand’. With talented Team Building Staff living locally inn the Hunter region. Thrill are passionate to show you the best blend of wine country corporate group activities that we can muster.
- Hunter Valley Activities – Mix n Match the best selections
- Hunter Amazing Races,
- Hunter Survivor Events
- Hunter Guided Cycling
- Hunter Obstacle Courses
- Amazing Conference Games or Team Initiative Break Out Activities.
- Hot Air Ballooning, Harley Rides, Horse Riding
- Treasure Hunters
- Medieval Archery shooting arrow competitions in The Vineyards
- Hunter Valley Sunrise staff and corporate Well Being Exercises
- Corporate Stretch Yoga, Thai Chi or Boxercise
- Sensational Sunset picnics in the Vineyards.
- Custom Built Packages to meet your time frame.
- Wine Devine
- Wine Tasting, Wine Blending,
- Wine Olympics
- Energisers – Games and Initiatives
- Project Pipelines
- Painting the Vineyards violet
- Grape Stomping laughter for your team
- Evening Games, Cooking and Corporate Entertainment
Thrill Hunter Valley Corporate Events with Thrill Creates Amazing Staff Connection at Rydges, Cypress Lakes, Voco and more Venues Engaging and Inspiring Delegates
A leisurely 1.5-2hrs drive North of Sydney CBD with the dramatic back drop of the Broken Back Range and The Watagan Mountain Range. Overlooking NSW’s best wine country. Best for Semillon and Shiraz wines, especially the Sparkling Petersons in bottle fermentation.
Thrill Packaged team and staff adventure experiences unique to the region with Ballooning, Helicopters, Hummers, Harley Davidsons. Horse Riding, Mountain Biking, Cycling tours, Golf tournaments, Segways Challenges or Horse and Carriage Rides.
Select a Healthy start to the day with a corporate stretch Yoga health session, Boxercise, Zumba and Thai Chi to mindfulness and recovery corporate team stretch. Or enjoy an exciting outdoor adventure guided bushwalks on the Hunter Rim Rambles.
Then cycling, abseiling, guided bushwalking or even a warrior dash obstacle course over the vineyards and wineries to energise your staff delegates day. Recovery and corporate stretch activities are available for a holistic approach to Hunter Valley corporate conferencing.
Top 20 most popular corporate team building activities and things to do in Hunter Valley Wineries, Cellar Doors and Conference Venues?
Thrilling Amazing Races grape escapes experiencing True Hunter Valley
Wineries, Breweries, Chocolates, Cheese Shops and even a Distillery in the #1 Package! Over 1,000 events. With 5 amazing race packages to select from. Thrill creates the wow factor on all amazing races that can be on foot including Golf Carts, Aqua Golf, Beers, Wines, Ciders, Spirits and Helicopters. Or compete in a custom tailor made Amazing Hunter Valley race – on foot at your selected accommodation venues or our favourite around Hunter Valley Gardens Village – The Hub of Pokolbin.
Grape Stomp Romp In The Vineyards
It’s a race to retrieve fresh grapes on the vines. De-stem, then Stomp, Dance and Squish the Grapes into a tasty juice. Thrill blends quality team building events with a variety of Hunter Valley wineries. Enjoy a fantastic drop to take home. Extend the team building challenge to include WINE MAKING or WINE BLENDING.
Wine Team Games
with a blend of exciting, fun games and Mini Olympics relay style carnivals at Cellar Doors, Cypress Lakes, Wineries, Conference Centers, Hunter Valley Gardens or at your accommodation.
THRILL GRILL COOKING Master Team Chef experiences at all Hunter Valley Conference and Accommodation venues
with a BBQ, gas burner or in the cellar door kitchens. Thrill staff are exemplary cooks who take you through a fun Team Building Master Chef Cook off. 1 hat to 4 course cooking innovations. Enjoy Mystery Box challenges Flaring flambes with Hunter Valley distillery infused apple vodkas – mmmmm. Thrill Trivia Time – Did you know that Zumbo’s Just Desserts Cooking show was based nearby at the historic Walka Water Works!!!
- Distilleries and Small Mouth that is large on Taste. Thrill loves their spirits and will share with you a science experiment or 2 where your team can taste Vodka’s, Gin’s, Schnapps and Liquers. Learn more and experience Blind tastings as well savouring delightful locally stilled alcoholic beverages.
- HUNTER WINE TASTING. We take you direct to the cellar doors on a professional personalised guided tour to the Hunter vineyards. Meet n greet by acclaimed selected wine makers. Bringing your staff a fantastic selection of premium local wines direct to your conference venue to sample and enjoy.
- BEER TASTINGS; with 3 breweries operating in The Hunter Valley; Potters, Matilda and the Rydges Micro Brewery. Thrill pours a wonderful beer paddle tasting test to tantalise your tastebuds.
- HUNTER VALLEY GARDENS with an Alice in Wonderland Team Building Mad Hatters Tea Party activity is unique to Thrill events. Select up to 10 Alice In Wonderland Mad Hatters rooms or spaces in Hunter Valley gardens to explore. Communicate with wonderment staff activities where we guide leadership and business management teams to think differently. Seek direction, Communicate effectively and embrace change.
- Cycling and Bike Riding, experience professionally guided wine tour adventures direct from all conference accommodation locations.
- CHOCOLATES and DESSERTS like Zumbo’s. Taste the local dessert king’s Sabor’s sweet delights. It’s time to reward your staff with special Hunter To Byron Bay chocolate treats.
- CHEESE Tasting the Smelliest of Cheeses that are locally made from Branxton to maitland Farms as well as Cheeses from around the world. Our neest addition is Riley’s cheese, made in under 48hrs at McGuigans wine Cellar Door.
- DINNERS and OFF SITE Restaurants such as at Muse, Chris’s, Twine, Pipette, Molines or the Cellar to inspire conference delegates!
Creating Degustation Dinners matching Craft Beers and Boutique Wines with a food adventure.
WINERY Winners and WINE Cellar Mysteries or CSI. How to purchase and run a winery as a team building activity and large scale corporate game.
Hunter Valley Scavenger Hunts at all Conference Venues.
Hunter Valley Treasure Hunts for clever team building direct at The Hunter Valley Crowne Plaza, Voco Kirkton Park or at Cypress Lakes Resort Treasures. Thrill Hunter staff custom design and build Treasure Hunt experiences. Searching for real treasures. Accomplishing excellent teamwork staff connection activities. For budget concious staff events Thrill Scavenger Hunts are ideal!
- Thrill designs Master Chef Style Cooking classes with Hosted Chefs.
- Hunter Valley SURVIVOR games.
- Hunter Valley WINE DIVINE team building activities. Gets your team on its toes! Squelching, dancing and Grape Stomping to create a wicked wine juice. Grape Harvest Games where Barrel Rolling is part of the fun activities. Wine Blending and Wine Tasting to win the Thrill Winemakers Cup.
- Hunter Valley Evening Murder Mysteries where crimes and murder she wrote will have you sleuthing for clues to who dunnit! By Thrill.
- Personally designed and custom built Hunter Region activities; Quests, Mission Possible, Archery Games, themed Mini Olympics events.
Hunter Valley Amazing Races Tailored Corporate Challenges from Cypress Lakes, Voco Kirton Park, Peppers Spicers Retreat or at the Hunter Valley Crowne Plaza
Hunter Amazing Race Envelope Route Cards will have your teams visit and experience unique Vineyards, Cellar Doors. Meeting real Winemakers.
Pick and Stomp your own grapes to produce and bottle your own wines. Taste local tantalising Sabor Chocolates. Drink wonderful authentic Hunter Valley Semillon and vintage harvest Shiraz wines. Taste test a mixture of fresh whites and bold Hunter Peppery Reds. Take a punt and play aqua golf on the lake for a No Happy Gilmores Smashing Great time.
Mix the perfect blend of activities and unique experiences that make the Hunter Valley an exceptional corporate escape. If you can’t see your desired team building activity or event, contact THRILL.
Perfectly designed and specially developed Hunter Valley team building for absolute staff fun or serious outcomes.
– wine blending games
– wine olympics
– harvest games
– winery tours
– Axe Throwing Hunter Valley
– Archery with a mobile Archery Ranges set up at all Hunter venues
– Hot air ballooning experiences
– CSR building Toys 4 Kids
Treasure Hunt Discovery at Conferencing Venues In and around all Hunter Valley Gardens Conferences, Hotels and Resorts
- Cypress Lakes Resort
- HV Crowne Plaza
- Hunter Mercure
- Chateau Elan Vintage Estate
- Voco Kirkton Park
- Spicers Retreat Hunter Valley
Search for your very own Hunter Valley Wine Country Treasures. Real Treasure Chests are locked away and secured within the Hunter Valley finest wineries Cellar Doors. Guarded by secret Clues and tales of devine wine making adventures.
Local Hunter Valley Treasure Hunt Team Building staff will take you on a wonderful journey through the popular wineries such as McGuigan Wines, Broken Back Wines, McWilliams, Lindemans, Tempus 2 and The Hunter Valley Gardens.
Include The Hunter Valley’s smelliest Cheese Shop for a washed Rind Gold or escape the cheesiness with decadent Hunter Valley Chocolates. The Cherry Liqueur is our favourite. here is also a Chapel where you can make your corporate team building vows. Enjoy a custom built – tailored teambuilding hunting journey. For a Treasure Trove Bounty with fun games to play at all vineyards and conference venues.
Teams are briefed at your selected Hunter Valley conference venue then embark on their Hijack, Ransom, Mission or Quest. What better way to break out of your Hunter Valley conference room and enjoy the scenery and tastes of our remarkable wine-country!
Interactive Corporate Event Entertainment Evenings for Hunter Valley Conferences with Murder Mystery, Minute 2 Win It, Games, Trivia Action, Entertainment, Dances, Project Pipelines, Solar Sun Buddy’s PALS Energy Poverty Programs, Grape Escapes, CSI or Board Breaking, smashing through Barriers
After a full day of conferencing in fabulous Venues. Then reward your teams and business delegates with tastings and evening activities that encourage interaction, laughter and shared enjoyment. Select from a funtastic selection of corporate entertainment. Trivia Games over dinner, Wine Blending – taking home the wine you make.
Minute 2 Win It great fun and 100% involvement. Have a Guest Speaker, Comedian, Musician or Roving entertainer liven up the crew. Thrill Murder Mysteries, Casino Nights, Lip Sync Battles, themed Gala Dinners. Flash Mobs or Dancing beneath the stars will have delegates grooving!
Ask us for Trivi-Action, Minute To Win It, DJ’s, Music, Bands, Spicks and Specks hosted evening events for great laughs.
Quality boutique beer is most compatible with Lunch or Dinner. Our newest and tastiest team building activities include enjoying the Beer Tasting. 8 New Beer Brews lined up and ready to sample at The Hunter Valley Rydges Resort in Lovedale. There is no better way to finish a hard day of conferencing. Larger, Pale Ales, Pilsners – Beer Tastings that refreshes and quenches the thirst whilst hunting for local craft beer. Last week it was revenge of the Ginger Beer!
Or try The Mighty Hunter Valley or Foghorn Brewery Nulkaba, IronBark Hill Brewhouse, Matilda Bay Brewhouse at Hunter Valley Resort,
Conference Meetings to Inspire Teamwork Cooperation, Collaboration and Staff Communication Successfully
Avoid wasting funds on theming chairs with white covers! Be authentic! Give your delegates, participants, employees, staff, clients and people real interactive Thrill experiences. Providing activities that impress! Reward your staff directly with the type of team building encourage growth and personal development. New and exciting ways to inspire or engage teams to bond. Beyond shooting Clay Targets and Segways. Enjoy team experiences that include e-technology, e-bikes, e-scooters, e-cars. Thrill caters for the local Mining community staff team building activities both small and large scale operations.
Survivor Events in The Hunter with exciting Outdoor Corporate Event Challenges
Presently on Hunter Valley Survivor we have a great range of staff and Team Activities to Outwit, Outlast and Out Play in the vineyards. Raft Building, Sling Shot Shooting, Puzzles, Search & Retrieve. With over 1,100+ Survivor activity events facilitated. Thrill ensure the best Survivor Games and corporate challenges tailored team building suited for all abilities and groups at your next and best conference.
Cooking and Conferencing Wine Food Culture Experiences
Degustation delights. Enjoy matching spirited wines in wineries, conference venues or local cellar doors with great foods. Savour delicious tastes by booking a 2-4 course Hunter Valley Master Chef Team Cook Off! Incorporating the freshest Hunter hero ingredients with Cessnock, Lovedale, Pokolbin, Branzton, Singleton to Maitland’s regional local produce, from paddock to plate.
Hunter Valley Team Guided Cultural Tours and Taste Food Adventures for Delegates and Guests
- Cycle Touring
- Cycle on Boomerang Guided electric Bike rides. Bike ride to Wine tastings of world class Semillion and Shiraz Wine Tasting.
- Cycling Tours from Winery to Wine Cellar Door. With a bus back up.
- Ride easy to tour Electric bikes (e-Bikes) to make the riding guiding grape winery bike tour deliciously easy and comfortable.
- Canoeing and Kayaking Events, Activities and Guided Water Based Tours on The Hunter River waters.
- Bushwalking Treks and The Best Bushwalks around with Hunter Valley Rim Rambles
- Stay in an amazing Wilderness Retreat or an Eagles Nest experience
- Guided Eco Tours around The Hunter Valley
- Mountain Biking Rides for groups or Personalised on wicked Awaba Single Track Guided Tours and open Mountain Trails exploring The Hunter Region
Indulge in quality accommodation with superb and deluxe conferencing facilities; ensuring conference delegates are comfortable, entertained and rewarded. Roll up the corporate sleeves, tuck in the pants and stomp grapes to make fresh grape juice.
Book a Hunter Valley combined conference Thrill team building activity with our specialised MBTI staff training package and receive our special Coordinators Gift Pack. Awesome Sparkling Wine (almost Champagne) and Hunter Valley Chocolates combination *.
Let Thrill take care of your ultimate Corporate Escapes. Packaging Conference programs with a selection of fun activities or experiences. From Hunter Hot Air Ballooning over the vineyards at Dawn. Drifting over the vineyards to exclusive wine tours meeting the wine makers.
Enjoy the passion of Picking and stomping grapes. Compete in fun barrel rolling games, then sample or tasting the best Hunter Valley Semillon and Shiraz wines.
We have dedicated Conference, Meetings and Incentives staff, living in The Hunter Valley. Knowledgeable on the best selection of wines. But also secret venues, activities and fun corporate escapes to experience the difference.
Enquire to receive expert assistance in planning your next Hunter Valley conference. Complete with accommodation packages, tours, meetings, incentives. Rewards, gala dinners, corporate events and unique guest speakers.
Please call THRILL PCO’s business and event planners on m 0459 1111 29.
To organise your next Hunter Valley Staff Team Connection Conference Grape Escape Activities Packages.
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