Corporate Team Building Activities: Excursions/Offsite

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Corporate Team Building Activities: Excursions/Offsite

Want to boost engagement in the workplace, so that work is a win-win, there is improved productivity for the business, and improved satisfaction for employees? Engage your staff with corporate team building exercises whether incursions of excursions, so that your combination of people, work and place – and we’re looking at the actual ‘place’ far more closely than we ever have, to activate it, as well as people – have more life in them, more smarts, more empathy for each other and more group confidence …

Our Big Kitchen

At Our Big Kitchen, they believe in the power of the kitchen to bring people together and create lasting positive change in our world.
Many organisations are increasing their CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility), this is an approach to sustainable development and delivers economic, social and environmental benefits for all stakeholders.
Our Big Kitchen offers organisations a very practical and tangible way for your organisation to be involved in giving back to those in need. They create a spirit of giving and selflessness that empowers change in a powerful and positive way. Through cooking and packaging meals your staff will take part in a meaningful team building experience. Hear inspiring stories from those benefiting from the meals you have made, and bring your team together.
Our Big Kitchen’s Corporate Programs Empower Individuals & Teams To:
– Connect and interact with team members in a meaningful way
– Make a tangible difference by giving back to the community together
– Engage in a wider community and connect to people from all different backgrounds
– Spend quality time with colleagues by being kind to other people.
– Understand others and grow compassion
– Learn new skills, and have fun.
– Demonstrate your organisation’s commitment to social responsibility in a practical way.
How Corporate Programs Support Our Big Kitchen:
​By cooking with large numbers of volunteers, or even smaller groups they are able to make more meals and support people in need. Last year OBK made over 80 000 meals which got distributed to disadvantaged Australians. Without organisations coming in and volunteering their time this amount of meals would not have been achieved.
Their belief is through giving they empower and connect people. They hope to build a larger community of givers and by more organisations participating they hope to spread this giving belief.
Running a large commercial kitchen and a charity does have costs. By having these corporate programs it contributes to OBK’s running costs. These programs are how they hope to stay sustainable as a charity and continue to grow.

Thread Together

Designed to help grow the next generation of empathetic leaders, Thread Together invites corporations to bring their staff and to the Thread Together warehouse and community centre for a leadership and team-building workshop and clothes sorting activity.
The program focuses on fostering kindness through leadership and delivers an understanding of how a charity operates. Being involved in charitable work helps gainfully-employed corporate staff to understand their own privilege, and the responsibility it brings. It demonstrates that showing compassion for others makes them better and stronger team members and leaders. It fosters an attitude that one’s personal success can be that much sweeter by taking a small part of time out of your life to consider and ACT to help others.
Understanding Privilege
Being involved in charitable work helps adults to understand their own privilege, and the responsibility it brings. It demonstrates that showing compassion for others can make them better and stronger leaders. It fosters an attitude that one’s personal success can be that much sweeter by taking a small part of time out of your life to consider and ACT to help others.

James Craig

Barque James Craig is rightly famous around the world. She is Sydney’s only 19th Century square rigger (or Tall Ship) and her incredible restoration to full sailing condition was recognised in 2003 by the World Ship Trust’s award of their prestigious Maritime Medal. Her restoration cost almost $A30 million and took nearly 40 years to complete after she was rescued from Recherche Bay in far southern Tasmania.
This beautiful ship regularly goes to sea with up to 80 passengers and is open for public inspection at her berth at Wharf 7, 58 Pirrama Road, Pyrmont.
But most significantly for this page, she is also available for charter, for functions, and for corporate team building activities.
She is a true restoration, not a replica. Other Australian tall ships are either replicas such as Bark Endeavour, ships built in the 20th century such as Southern Swan (previously Our Svanen), Soren Larsen and One and All, static museum exhibits such as Polly Woodside in Melbourne, or abandoned unsalvageable wrecks, such as Santiago in Adelaide.
James Craig is a representative of the great sailing vessels from a bygone age, the ships which moved produce from the emerging colonies and brought manufactured goods to our shores. She is a tangible link between modern Australia and the days of sail during which this country developed into nationhood.
Australia is one of the very few nations to have the good fortune to have a vessel from a bygone age sailing in our waters, and for this we are the envy of maritime nations around the globe. James Craig is hailed as a model of all that is expected of a sensitive, authentic conservation, a symbol of what can be done to preserve our heritage.
In 2003 she was awarded the World Ships Trust’s International Maritime Heritage Medal for authentic restoration. She joins a select band of restored ships throughout the world, including the Mary Rose (UK 1510), Vasa (Sweden 1627), USS Constitution (USA 1797), Great Britain (UK 1843) and Cutty Sark (UK 1869), which have received this honour.
James Craig is owned by the Sydney Heritage Fleet, a community based, non-profit organisation dedicated to the preservation of Australia’s maritime heritage. The Fleet  operates what is thought to be the largest fleet of operational heritage ships and boats anywhere in the world.

The Charter

Take your team out to the sea! Celebrate your business’ wins and enjoy memorable corporate team building out on Sydney harbour! Simply hire one of their luxury catamarans and they’ll  do the rest.
For those seeking the ultimate in luxury, look no further than their high-end vessel, The Entourage. A former VIP boat for the America’s Cup in San Francisco, this five star, modern superyacht redefines ocean travel for its guests with its sleek, masterful design and extensive features.
The Entourage day cruiser is their prized flagship when it comes to corporate entertaining. The comfortable, spacious air-conditioned interior cabin offers 360-degree panoramic views of the ocean, with large sliding doors flowing onto the ample-sized aft deck with cushioned seating, a wet bar, swim decks and two front nets for lounging.
The Entourage comes complete with a multi-zone sound system and TV in the main saloon as well as multiple state-of-the-art electronic controls to perfectly set the mood for your memorable voyage.
Host an unforgettable team building event on their elegant and comfortable catamaran, The Entourage. New and modern, this boat features luxury amenities and a large deck for sunbathing and sipping Champagne.

Archie Brothers

Looking for a work function with a little difference?
With the greatest games, spectacular spoils and a bountiful bar, Archie Brothers has a night out for everyone!
Clown around a little more at your next corporate function with Archie Brothers! Between their awesome arcade and activity offerings, bar, kitchen and venue hire, they’ve got everything you need to take the tediousness out of team building.
From corporate functions to team bonding activities in Sydney or Melbourne, the Archie Brothers sure to dazzle and delight!

Strike Laser, Bowling Escape Rooms

Strike Laser are not your average tenpin bowling alley. From bowling to laser tag and karaoke to escape rooms, they’ve got the fun covered for everyone.
Throw in their fully-equipped cocktail bar, gourmet kitchen offerings and parade of party packages into the equation and they’re your one-stop shop for the ultimate corporate entertainment experience.
They’re fun. With the works.
Whether in King St Wharf on Sydney Harbour, the Entertainment Quarter or in Chatswood, Strike Laser, Bowling and Escape Rooms has evolved a fantastic formula for genuine team building through fun, not pain.

Escape Rooms George Street Sydney

Escape Hunt is brilliant for businesses. Our amazing adventures are the perfect way to build team spirit, inspire creative problem solving, round off a day of meetings and presentations, or reward your people for a job well done.
Escape Hunt Sydney is a licensed venue so you can enjoy a few drinks to celebrate your escape. Full catering also available.
Want to compete against your colleagues or show up your bosses? Book two of the same game at the same time and play head to head!
If you find it hard to think of an exciting activity for your work function then they have something for you! Your team will have an exhilarating experience racing each other head-to-head to escape their themed rooms.
Escape rooms are an effective team building activity. In addition to having fun, the benefits of working together as a team under pressure can have a positive flow-on effect back in the office.
All you need is a minimum of 1.5 hours and a team and Escape Rooms can look after the rest!
They have flexible packages depending on how much time you have, how many people and whether you are also looking for onsite catering, a restaurant meal, or venue hire.
And they can accommodate up to 60 players at once and larger groups are also possible.

Virtual Reality Rooms Sydney

If you’re looking for a unique, fun and fully immersive team building experience, then look no further than Virtual Reality Rooms!
Teams must use communication, logic, problem solving skills and good teamwork to complete their mission within the one-hour time limit! Everyone finds a contributing role in this unique virtual reality experience.
Virtual Reality Rooms Sydney are able to organise large scale corporate team building events. With 6 rooms each holding up to 6 people per room, they can accommodate up to 36 team members experiencing virtual reality adventures at the same time.
Each adventure lasts up to an hour, after which participants can take interactive photos with their 3D photo walls and enjoy complimentary refreshments.
For larger groups of up to 72 participants, they offer a 2.5 hour experience where half the group undertakes the virtual reality adventures first while the other half enjoys short virtual reality experiences in their reception area. The groups then swap around so everyone enjoys all the activities.
All Packages Include:
– Pre-adventure briefing
– Tracking of adventure times to determine overall winning team
– Interactive 3D photo wall team pictures as a momento of the event
– Relax and debrief over complimentary refreshments (tea, coffee, biscuits)
– Flexibility to obtain a refund for up to 20% of participants who aren’t able to attend on the day

Corporate Event Fireworks in Sydney

Give your corporate team an explosive night out by the best Sydney fireworks company. An experienced staff and dedicated crew, their passion and commitment elevate their service to a loud and colourful new level. With state-of-the-art fireworks, advanced firework concepts in narrative, visuals and accompanying sound, and the safest operators in the fireworks business, when it comes to fireworks & pyrotechnics in Sydney, your team will feel very special. The grandest pyrotechnic and special effect displays in Australia can elevate the entertainment at awards, corporate launches, private functions, team building evenings and more. These events pyrotechnics professionals take care of every aspect of your indoor or outdoor event. However small or large, from a one-night special celebration there is no doubt that when it comes to creating the boom factor in pyrotechnics, your corporate team will enjoy itself and be talking about a night to remember for a very long time.