Mates 4 Mates going around a rock pool in a beach

Rehabilitation Adventure Challenges

Mates4Mates gives current and former Defence members the opportunity to take part in a variety of rehabilitation adventure challenges. These are designed to push you physically and psychologically in a safe and supportive environment, while building motivation, teamwork and trust.

The Challenges include:

  • cycling in various locations
  • trekking in Kokoda 
  • horseback treks in the Snowy Mountains
  • multi-activity adventure challenges incorporating a combination of hiking, camping, kayaking and cycling. 

“It was one of the hardest things to do to reach out to Mates4Mates, but now it’s saved me and [Kokoda] has been the greatest part of my journey thus far.” — Dave, Army veteran