Eco Explorers™ Terms and Conditions

Eco Explorers runs bush programs for families and children, at many bush reserve and park locations across Melbourne and Victoria. As the name suggests, these locations are rugged with uneven ground, trip hazards and host wide range of wild flora and fauna. By making a booking to enrol yourself and your child into our bush programs, you consent to you and your child’s participation in these outdoor recreational activities and agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

You understand and acknowledge that you are fully aware of and assume the risks associated with being outdoors in the bush. These risks include (but not limited to) potential incidents such as snake bites, insect stings, falls, scratches, serious bodily injury, drowning, property loss or damage of you and your child’s participation in our bush programs. You acknowledge and accept full responsibility for your child at all times whilst attending an Eco Explorers bush program.  It is your responsibility to ensure that you and your child participates only in those activities for which you and your child has the requisite skills, training and physical abilities. You are responsible for your child at all times and you agree that you will follow (and ensure that your child follows) the safety guidelines as directed by our facilitators.

You understand that whilst we always endeavour to maintain a safe environment for children and parents/carers participating in our bush programs, we shall have no responsibility to pay for medical treatment and related costs if you or your child are injured. You further understand and agree that we disclaim all warranties, express or implied, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Knowing the risks described above, you agree, personally and on behalf of your child, to assume all the risks and responsibilities surrounding your child’s participation in our bush programs.

To the fullest extent allowed by law, you hold harmless and agree to indemnify us, our officers, directors, faculty, staff, volunteers, employees and agents, from and against any present or future claim, cause of action, loss or liability for injury to person or property, which you or your child may suffer or for which you or your child may be liable to any other person, related to you or your child’s participation in recreational activities operated by us, resulting from any cause whatsoever, and regardless of fault.

You warrant that you are at least eighteen years of age, that you are the parent/legal guardian of the child for which you have enrolled and that you (or a designated adult) will be the carer supervising your child’s participation in our bush programs. You understand and agree that no oral or written representations can or will alter the contents of these terms. You agree that these terms and conditions shall be governed by the laws of Victoria, Australia.

References to “we”, “us” or “our” means Eco Explorers ABN 17 137 707 521 and references to “child” also includes references to the plural meaning of the word, where you have requested to enrol more than one child.

Refund Cancellation policy

By purchasing a ticket in one of our bush programs you agree with and have read our refund & cancellation policy.