About our Staff

Noel Nicholls

Owner/Operator

Noel NichollsNoel has spent most of his life exploring and camping in the Australian bush. He has spent the last 15 years focusing on the Grampians National Park and it's diverse and spectacular flora and fauna.

Noel has discovered many hidden wonders and travelled it's less used tracks in his quest to learn and understand the fascinating relationships unfolding within the Grampians forest.

Noel is a Day Walk Leadership Graduate, has attained Advanced ECO Tourism Accreditation and is an nature interpretation specialist.

Over the last ten years he has become a successful tourism provider, operating from H alls Gap in the heart of the Grampians. Noel specialises in nature based tours where he shares his local knowledge and guides satisfied clients to enjoy his unique activites and special places.

Stuart Heinrich

Stuart HeinrichOutdoor Education Guide. PACI accreditation. Mountian Biking is Stu's passion. Stu is a Halls Gap local and has fantastic local knowlegde and our clients love him.

He loves nothing better than to show clients his favourite MTB bush tracks.

Skills:

  • Rock Climbing
  • Abseiling
  • MTB
  • Bushwalking
  • Ropes
Joe Nolan

Joe NolanOutdoor Education Guide. Cert IV accreditation. Fantastic personal skills with our clients, quiet, a great guide and is well respected.

Skills

  • Rock Climbing
  • Abseiling 
  • MTB 
  • Bushwalking 
  • Ropes
Sam Walmsley

Sam WalmsleyOutdoor Education Officer and Guide. Sam is our newest staff member and has completed a degree in ECO tourisum and Outdoor Recreation. Sam has fitted well into out team, great personal skills with our clients, a great guide and has brought some new blood and ideas.

Skills 

  • Rock Climbing
  • Abseiling
  • MTB
  • Bushwalking
  • Ropes
Jack Mulligan

Jack MulliganOutdoor Education Guide. Jack has completed a degree in Outdoor Recreation.

Jack's easy going nature works well and helps our clients relax and enjoy the adventure.

Skills

  • Rock Climbing  
  • Abseiling  
  • MTB
  • Bushwalking
  • Ropes