About Us

Kangaroo Valley Adventure Company offers guided and unguided outdoor adventure activities in Kangaroo Valley, NSW including canoeing, kayaking, bush walking, abseiling, rock climbing, platypus viewing and mountain biking. As a family-run business we offer a personalised experience that truly comes from practicing and living an environmentally aware lifestyle. We have over 22 years of outdoor adventure experience here on Kangaroo Valley and its surrounds.

Kangaroo Valley adventures
Adventure guide Mike in Kangaroo Valley

Mike's Outdoor Experience

Mike Hayes, the owner of Wilderness Experience Training and the Kangaroo Valley Adventure Company, has been delivering outdoor adventure training experiences and corporate adventure programs in Kangaroo Valley since 1998.

Mike has a degree in Exercise Physiology and Biomechanics and holds a Diploma of Outdoor Recreation. He has a particular passion for the amazing wildlife in Kangaroo Valley and is the ‘go to’ person when it comes to understanding the Valleys amazing platypus population.

Working with Sir David Attenborough

In 2001 Mike was blessed with a visit from Sir David Attenborough while the BBC were filming ‘The Life of Mammals – Monotremes’ documentary. The two bonded over their mutual love for rugby union and deep interest in Australian fauna.

Letter from David Attenborough


Teresa Lam
epic. W kayaking Highly recommend Shot Billy
Jen Jen
Billy was wonderful! Such a positive vibe and made sure we were all taken care of! Thanks for a kayak fun time!
Jade Tziavaras Leo
What an adventure. Billy was fantastic, so helpful and such great energy - how could the family not have a ball kayaking down the KV river. Would highly recommend KV Adventure Company and will be using them again for our next trip at Christmas!
Geoffrey DHudson
Stephanie Bentley
We had a great time on the river! We were well looked after by Billy, who also minded our pup while we kayaked. Beautiful surrounds and a great service. Keen to try the abseiling and biking next time, 100% recommend!
Tatiana Girdis
Great group experience - child friendly and highly recommended!
Megan Engard
Great fun! Thanks Billy!