activities list

The following activities are automatically covered under your travel insurance policy: 

  • Abseiling                   
  • Amateur atheletics        
  • Angling                                
  • Archaeological digging  
  • Archery         
  • Badminton         
  • Baseball              
  • Basketball                     
  • Battle re-enactment (no live firearm)    
  • Bicycle touring  
  • Big foot skiing          
  • Biking/cycling -incidental to the trip (excluding racing - no cover for bicycle)        
  • Bowling  
  • Boxing Training only (no contact)        
  • Breathing observation bubble diving (max. 30 meters)                   
  • Bridge walking - supervised by fully trained guide            
  • Bungee jumping              
  • Bushwalking      
  • Camel riding      
  • Camel trekking 
  • Canoeing            
  • Canopy walking / tree top walking          
  • Canyon swing / gorge swinging 
  • Cheerleading
  • Clay-pidgeon shooting  
  • Conservation or charity work (hand tools only) 
  • Cricket   
  • Cross country skiing (must have Winter Sports pack add-on)              
  • Cycle touring     
  • Dancing          
  • Dinghy Sailing (restrictions apply as outlined in the definition of "Open Water Sailing" in PDS)     
  • Elephant riding 
  • Elephant trekking           
  • Falconry                               
  • Fishing (excluding spear fishing)               
  • Flying fox 
  • Go karting          
  • Golf      
  • Gorge walking   
  • Gymnastics (excluding competition)      

 

  • Hiking or tramping (Up to 3,500 metres)         
  • Hockey
  • Horse riding (excluding eventing, polo or racing)              
  • Hot air ballooning            
  • Husky sledge driving      
  • Ice skating          
  • Jet boating
  • Jet skiing             
  • Jogging
  • Kayaking             
  • Kite boarding    
  • Kite buggy
  • Kite-surfing       
  • Marathon           
  • Martial arts (non-contact only) 
  • Mono skiing      
  • Moped biking   
  • Motorbikes (excluding dirt bikes)      
  • Mountain biking - incidental to the trip 
  • Mountain boarding        
  • Netball
  • Orienteering     
  • Ostrich riding    
  • Paint balling
  • Passenger - licenced light aircraft/ licenced helicopter   
  • Rambling            
  • Refereeing        
  • River boarding / River sledging (in white water rapids Graded 1, 2 & 3 only)
  • Roller blading    
  • Roller skating   
  • Rowing
  • Running - sprint / long distance
  • Safari tours (but not hunting)  
  •  Sailing - coastal waters  (within 10 nautical miles off shore)
  • Sand boarding  
  • Sand yachting   
  • Scuba diving (must hold an open water diving licence recognised in Australia or you were diving under licensed instruction)
  • Sculling
  • Sea canoeing    
  • Sea kayaking     
  • Skateboarding - ramp/ half pipe (but not competitively)               
  • Skateboarding - skate park         
  • Skateboarding - street  
  • Skiing ( recreational and within the resort boundaries only.)      
  • Sleigh rides        
  • Snorkelling         
  • Snowboarding (recreational and within the resort boundaries only.)    
  • Squash
  • Stand up paddle surfing               
  • Stilt walking       
  • Surfing 
  • Swimming          
  • Table tennis      
  • Ten pin bowling               
  • Tennis     
  • Trekking (excluding trekking in Antarctica, Greenland or North Pole and below 3,500 metres altitude)      
  • Tubing (water only)       
  • Ultimate frisbee              
  • Volleyball           
  • Wakeboarding 
  • Wakeskating     
  • Walking               
  • Water polo        
  • Water skiing      
  • White water kayaking (in rapids Graded 1, 2 & 3 only)    
  • White water rafting (in rapids Graded 1, 2 & 3 only)        
  • Windsurfing      
  • Yachting - coastal waters (within 10 nautical miles off shore)                       
  • Zip line 
  • Zorbing

 

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