Resilience for Teens Tasmania


Our Tasmanian based Resilience for Teens programs provide young people with a solid grounding in effective resilience building strategies they can use for life. Positive health and wellness strategies are also a strong focus. The rugged and stunning Cradle Mountain wilderness region of central Tasmania is the perfect setting for this unique 4-day learning adventure.

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  • Improved capacity to bounce back when things get tough
  • Increased self-awareness and resilience
  • Enhanced empathy and humility
  • Relevant and practical health and wellbeing strategies
  • Introduction to effective leadership skills


resilience for teens workshop


  • Building and developing resilience – practical application of strategies that work
  • Leadership skills for young people – regular challenges and activities
  • Understanding and applying tools to develop resilience
  • Problem-solving activities
  • Engagement and communication without devices
  • Teamwork challenges and activities
  • Daily reflection and journal writing


the overland track

Day 1
Morning flight to Launceston airport > Transport by private vehicle to Waldheim Cabins, Cradle Mountain. Afternoon and evening activities. Overnight at Waldheim Cabins.

Day 2
Waldheim Cabins > Ronny Creek to Cradle Mountain with activities and challenges throughout the day > Cradle Mountain return to hut or lodge accommodation > Evening reflection, facilitation and journal writing.

Day 3
Lodge (hut) accommodation > Cradle Mountain plateau / Barn Bluff with activities and challenges throughout the day > Return to hut or lodge accommodation > Evening reflection, facilitation and journal writing.

Day 4
Morning activities then return to Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre > Private transport from Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre to Launceston > Afternoon flight from Launceston to home city.

What's included

the overland track

Key features

  • Program led by elite sports coach David Buttifant and Everest summiteer Nick Farr
  • Build resilience in a stunningly beautiful, rugged and undistracted environment
  • Outstanding operational safety record and protocols
  • Expert advice with preparation, clothing and equipment


  • 4-day Resilience for Teens program in Tasmania
  • 1-night accommodation at Waldheim Cabins
  • 2 nights accommodation at Baden Powell Memorial Lodge
  • All transfers in Tasmania by private vehicle
  • Hire sleeping bag, sleeping mat, fuel stove, fuel and cooking pot
  • Cradle Mountain / Lake St Clair National Park permit


  • Return economy airfares to Launceston (allow $250+ ex-Melbourne)
  • Personal food for duration (assembling it forms part of syllabus – allow $130)
  • Travel insurance


Dates / Book Now

This course can be offered almost year-round, however winter makes for a more challenging experience

You can register your interest via our Contact page or call us on 1300 852 287