Sponsors

A trip like this needs supporters and partners to make it a reality. I have been incredibly fortunate to have a team of generous sponsors and supporters who have come on board. To all of them a huge THANK YOU. I could not take this expedition on without you.  

Shaw and Partners is one of Australia’s preeminent investment and wealth management firms. With a national presence and $16 billion of assets under advice, Shaw and Partners offers the intimacy of a boutique investment firm with the resources and scale of a major financial group. They are privately owned and client focused, having helped their clients manage and grow their financial assets for over 30 years. Their emphasis on integrity has enabled us to achieve very high levels of client satisfaction, while unlocking opportunities of significant value.  Whether you are an ordinary investor, high net worth individual, charity, institution or corporate, their goal is simple: to listen to you, then act according to your needs alone. They are your partners in building and preserving wealth.

Shaw and Partners is one of Australia’s preeminent investment and wealth management firms. With a national presence and $16 billion of assets under advice, Shaw and Partners offers the intimacy of a boutique investment firm with the resources and scale of a major financial group. They are privately owned and client focused, having helped their clients manage and grow their financial assets for over 30 years. Their emphasis on integrity has enabled us to achieve very high levels of client satisfaction, while unlocking opportunities of significant value.

Whether you are an ordinary investor, high net worth individual, charity, institution or corporate, their goal is simple: to listen to you, then act according to your needs alone. They are your partners in building and preserving wealth.

Kathmandu was born in New Zealand – a breathtaking country where isolation breeds innovation and the hunger to explore.  For 30 years, they have designed gear to take on the rugged landscapes of their homeland and to outfit the adventurous spirit of their people.

Kathmandu was born in New Zealand – a breathtaking country where isolation breeds innovation and the hunger to explore.

For 30 years, they have designed gear to take on the rugged landscapes of their homeland and to outfit the adventurous spirit of their people.

A family tradition since 1956, Bennett Surfboards has been in the surfboard business longer than any other Australian manufacturer. Bennett’s has always maintained its strong roots in the Surf Life Saving environment.  On top of paddle boards and rescue boards they supply paddles.

A family tradition since 1956, Bennett Surfboards has been in the surfboard business longer than any other Australian manufacturer. Bennett’s has always maintained its strong roots in the Surf Life Saving environment.

On top of paddle boards and rescue boards they supply paddles.

No matter where you’re going - paddle for several hours on a lake, a weekend trip with friends, on a river for a week with family, a paddle around islands in the ocean, or even paddle the Nile from beginning to end - you’lll always find the right folding kayak in the NERIS product range. Quality folding kayaks and various expedition accessories. Developed and made in the Ukraine by adventurers for adventurers.

No matter where you’re going - paddle for several hours on a lake, a weekend trip with friends, on a river for a week with family, a paddle around islands in the ocean, or even paddle the Nile from beginning to end - you’lll always find the right folding kayak in the NERIS product range. Quality folding kayaks and various expedition accessories. Developed and made in the Ukraine by adventurers for adventurers.

Big Water was established in 2004 by Alan Carrette in Cairns, Australia, while he was working for a local rafting company as a River Guide. Today Big Water kits out some of the largest Emergency Services, and commercial water adventure companies across Australia.  Recreational adventurers are catered for no matter your type of outdoor pursuit. Check out the website to see if they have something you might be interested in. If it's not on our website, they can easily source what you’re after.

Big Water was established in 2004 by Alan Carrette in Cairns, Australia, while he was working for a local rafting company as a River Guide. Today Big Water kits out some of the largest Emergency Services, and commercial water adventure companies across Australia.

Recreational adventurers are catered for no matter your type of outdoor pursuit. Check out the website to see if they have something you might be interested in. If it's not on our website, they can easily source what you’re after.

Brača-Sport is the leading paddle manufacturer in the world of sprint canoe and kayak racing. Our product line also includes slalom, downriver, dragonboat and outrigger paddles, as well as high-quality oars and sculls for the sport of rowing.

Brača-Sport is the leading paddle manufacturer in the world of sprint canoe and kayak racing. Our product line also includes slalom, downriver, dragonboat and outrigger paddles, as well as high-quality oars and sculls for the sport of rowing.

Canoe Innovations are a highly experienced manufacturer and supplier of quality canoes, kayaks and paddles to suit any high performance needs. With 43 years’ experience in the industry, they offer expert knowledge and a strong commitment to their level of service, support and quality they deliver to their valued customers.

Canoe Innovations are a highly experienced manufacturer and supplier of quality canoes, kayaks and paddles to suit any high performance needs. With 43 years’ experience in the industry, they offer expert knowledge and a strong commitment to their level of service, support and quality they deliver to their valued customers.

First established in 1928, Mayo Hardware Pty Limited is proudly recognised as a supplier of value to the retail, trade, government and commercial markets in Australia, New Zealand and selected export markets. They hold a market leading position in outdoor lifestyle, safety, security and hardware categories.  They work with customers to create value that can be captured and shared. This is achieved through their superior product offering and customer support. They work closely with their partners to fully understand their requirements to create the best programs to meet their needs.

First established in 1928, Mayo Hardware Pty Limited is proudly recognised as a supplier of value to the retail, trade, government and commercial markets in Australia, New Zealand and selected export markets. They hold a market leading position in outdoor lifestyle, safety, security and hardware categories.

They work with customers to create value that can be captured and shared. This is achieved through their superior product offering and customer support. They work closely with their partners to fully understand their requirements to create the best programs to meet their needs.

Vaikobi was established with a clear mission to increase performance and comfort on the water by creating the world’s most innovative technical apparel for ocean athletes.  Vaikobi spends considerable time working with some of the worlds best athletes developing a range of innovative performance apparel with design features and specialist technical fabrications designed to control body temperature across a range of conditions and environments.

Vaikobi was established with a clear mission to increase performance and comfort on the water by creating the world’s most innovative technical apparel for ocean athletes.

Vaikobi spends considerable time working with some of the worlds best athletes developing a range of innovative performance apparel with design features and specialist technical fabrications designed to control body temperature across a range of conditions and environments.

Staffed with a team of highly experienced travel and activity professionals with strong affiliations across the industry, Nile River Explorers offers the largest range of river and riverbank activities to individual travelers, groups and businesses.  The White Nile offers possibly the best grade 5 white water rafting in the world and they offer experiences on the Nile that allow every level of thrill seeker and every age group a chance to enjoy this beautiful river.

Staffed with a team of highly experienced travel and activity professionals with strong affiliations across the industry, Nile River Explorers offers the largest range of river and riverbank activities to individual travelers, groups and businesses.

The White Nile offers possibly the best grade 5 white water rafting in the world and they offer experiences on the Nile that allow every level of thrill seeker and every age group a chance to enjoy this beautiful river.

Peak Dynamics have extensive experience gained through working at the highest levels in both Business, Sport and with Extreme Adventurers. Their skills and services include a particular focus on improving human performance.  Peak Dynamics have worked with Aspall, Close Brothers, Oakman Inns, England RFU, Red Bull, Sky Sports and Olly Hicks to name but a few. They have helped 3 team’s break three World Records in the past 2 years.

Peak Dynamics have extensive experience gained through working at the highest levels in both Business, Sport and with Extreme Adventurers. Their skills and services include a particular focus on improving human performance.

Peak Dynamics have worked with Aspall, Close Brothers, Oakman Inns, England RFU, Red Bull, Sky Sports and Olly Hicks to name but a few. They have helped 3 team’s break three World Records in the past 2 years.

Led by nature and backed by science, Nuzest premium nutritional supplements are formulated by global industry leaders and based on the latest scientific research. Quality without compromise, that’s our promise. Quick, convenient and trustworthy, Nuzest products are designed to give your body what it needs to balance the demands of a busy life.  Powerful, nutrient-packed formulas for a stronger, brighter, more active you.

Led by nature and backed by science, Nuzest premium nutritional supplements are formulated by global industry leaders and based on the latest scientific research. Quality without compromise, that’s our promise. Quick, convenient and trustworthy, Nuzest products are designed to give your body what it needs to balance the demands of a busy life.

Powerful, nutrient-packed formulas for a stronger, brighter, more active you.

Sports Lab is a new generation health care centre where Integrated Assessment and Treatment Systems provide a new approach to injury management, performance improvement and total body care! Sports Lab’s comprehensive, multidisciplinary, patient centered approach is now possible with 9 primary health care disciplines available in the one centre! They also offer several other services to support these disciplines, as well as specialty services including Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. They put your needs and preferences first.

Sports Lab is a new generation health care centre where Integrated Assessment and Treatment Systems provide a new approach to injury management, performance improvement and total body care! Sports Lab’s comprehensive, multidisciplinary, patient centered approach is now possible with 9 primary health care disciplines available in the one centre! They also offer several other services to support these disciplines, as well as specialty services including Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. They put your needs and preferences first.

BORIKA was founded to implement the ambitious idea of making it easier to use  accessories whilst on the water in any conditions. The more complicated problems we face, the better the solutions we create. BORIKA FASTen is a set of universal mounts which makes even the most sophisticated set up possible. We step in where others gave up

BORIKA was founded to implement the ambitious idea of making it easier to use
accessories whilst on the water in any conditions. The more complicated problems we face, the better the solutions we create. BORIKA FASTen is a set of universal mounts which makes even the most sophisticated set up possible. We step in where others gave up