Saturday 18th May 2024
Within 3 hours of Sydney, NSW

Gear and Kit List

To ensure you and your team are fully prepared and protected on Race Day, the following items are to be worn or carried during the event as a minimum:

Provided to you on the dayYou must bring with you
– Map– Mobile phone for emergency use only (in a waterproof bag eg: zip-lock bag)
– Course Description– Means of carrying water eg: backpack / hydration pack (at least two litres per person is recommended)
– Compass (one per team)– Water proof map case or clear contact (to protect map out on course)
– Pea-less Whistle (one per person)– Highlighters/marker pens (for marking map)
– First Aid Kit (1 crepe bandage, 2 safety pins, 6 adhesive dressings, wound dressing and six adhesive dressings, survival bag or foil blanket)– Mountain bike (inc pump and repair kit) and helmet

Optional Additional Gear/Kit to Carry

We also recommend you carry with you on the course during the event:

  • Other appropriate clothing and footwear to change into, if needed
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Cap / Hat
  • Sock protectors
  • Food
  • Additional water
  • Appropriate glasses/eyewear
  • Sunscreen
  • Microfibre towel
  • Additional plastic bags (zip-lock bag or dry bag) to waterproof other equipment
  • Watch (without GPS)
  • Paracetamol
  • Duct tape
  • Scissors

Mountain Bike Hire

Send an Email to Mick from or contact him on 0408 690 584 to arrange a booking for yourself and/or your team mates for The Great Adventure Challenge. Bike hire includes helmet.