Meet 1 of our Outdoor Recreation Members — Out and About Adventures Pty Ltd

Out and About Adventures has been a member of Outdoors NSW & ACT since 2009. They employ 1 full time staff member and up to 10 staff on a casual basis for various bookings. We chatted to Director, Peter Vaughan, about the industry and Outdoors NSW.



What’s satisfying about the work you do?

Helping people to grow in confidence and to enjoy and appreciate the outdoors.

How do you advance outdoor experiences in the work that you do?

Skill development and environmental appreciation.

Encouraging people to be comfortable but also challenged to try new experiences and see new places.



What are the 3 things you most value about being a member of Outdoors NSW & ACT?

  • Networking possibilities
  • Avenue for keeping in touch with industry developments
  • Sense that you are part of something bigger that is working towards similar goals

What’s a favourite experience or place in outdoors?

Gap Creek in Watagans National Park
Main Range of Kosciuszko NP

Any advice to people wanting to get into the outdoor industry in NSW or ACT?

Network and work with people who have a proven track record in delivering quality programs.


Watagans National Park, one hour from Newcastle, offers stunning wilderness for hiking, biking, lookouts, and quiet campgrounds for longer escapes.

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