Great Sydney Team Building Ideas in 2015

September 18, 2015

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5 Great Sydney Team Building Ideas in 2015

Sydney offers great locations for company team building and with a mild climate you can be certain of finding an outdoor team building ideas that will have your staff talking about it for weeks.

On those days when the weather is adverse, there’s plenty of indoor corporate training options too including food and wine, creativity, themed, and charity challenges that will inspire and excite your group.

If you’re stuck for ideas, here are 5 Great Sydney Team Building Ideas in 2015:

Amazing Race

Loosely based on the hit TV show "The Amazing Race", teams must travel through staffed checkpoints where they then complete challenges and activities. Followed by photos and an award ceremony this popular team building event is guaranteed to be a hit with all participants and will be talked about for months to come.

The Sydney Amazing Race duration is around 2.5 hours including warm up, score tallying and winners presentation. It is designed for people of all fitness levels and we have had previous groups have an absolute ball in sunshine and rain proving that regardless of the weather this challenge is great fun!

Our Amazing Races around Sydney for corporate groups include areas such as:

  • Sydney CBD
  • The Rocks
  • Sydney Botanic Gardens
  • Cockle Bay
  • Darling Harbour / Pyrmont
  • Coogee
  • Manly
  • Kirribilli / Milsons Point
  • Parramatta and beyond!

Team Building Programs for Charity

The outcome of this team building activity is twofold – firstly, you undertake a team challenge that strengthens your team and bonds them through an experience and secondly you are creating or building something that will be given to a charity or good cause.

These programs are fun and as a corporate exercise it’s ideal for lifting staff morale as it makes you feel good giving something to those that are less fortunate. Some charity team building programs include building bikes from scratch, making hampers or building cubby houses.

Minute to Win It

Formatted on the TV show “Minute to Win it”, team mates compete in a series of Minute to Win it challenges as your group cheer you on.

An ideal team building activity in Sydney for different group sizes from 16 – 50 participants, the games are certain to get your team out of their comfort zone but make sure you wear comfortable clothes and footwear as it gets energetic racing against the clock and your work mates with a minute to win it competition.


Masterchef, one of our most popular team building cooking programs, is superb for fostering teamwork and the bonus is that participants cook up a gourmet feast that they get to enjoy together later!

This challenge is great for encouraging creativity and developing stronger working relationships, and the pressure of cooking a gourmet meal with a group of people can be thrilling.

We have many venues where you can compete in a Masterchef-style activity and they generally operate as follows:

  • Welcome
  • Guidelines for activity
  • Instruction by an executive or award winning chef
  • Teams either cooking in larger groups (entre, main and deserts) OR in pairs depending on group size
  • Judging by the chef
  • All sit down and enjoy the meal together

Casino Royale

A supremely enjoyable activity, participants can enjoy a flutter with company branded money on the tables to see who is the card counter, who is reckless and who manages risk really well.

The only requirement is a conference room to set up roulette, black jack tables and more and to really get into the spirit teams can get dressed up and go Las Vegas style for a great night.

Generally this activity lasts for around 2 hours and can also be coupled with our Night at the Races activity for larger groups so it a flexible option for different corporate group sizes.

Join us on a unique and memorable team building event in Sydney - we guarantee our range of games, changes and activities will exceed your company expectations.

To book your Team Building Program now, visit our Sydney page!

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