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Simpson Desert Challenge 2021

For nine days, in what is the ultimate Australian adventure challenge – a group of bold Youngcare supporters will conquer harsh conditions, hot sun and endless sand dunes as they trek more than 250km across the Simpson Desert to raise much-needed funds and awareness for young people with high care needs.

Youngcare are now accepting expressions of interest for those interested in taking part in the adventure of a lifetime and a feat that only a handful of humans have ever embarked upon.

What is Included: 

  • 12-week pre-challenge training program to ensure you are both physically and mentally ready to take on the desert.
  • Local guides to accompany you through the dunes and educate you on the history of the land.
  • Experienced trek leader and medical professionals.
  • Flights and all transportation.
  • Accommodation and meals while on the trek.
  • Official trek gear

 

Date: 20 May – 30 May 2021

Location: Birdsville and beyond!

To support our 2021 Trekkers and make a donation, click here: https://sdc21.gofundraise.com.au/

For more information on this incredible experience, email [email protected] or call (07) 3041 3400.

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Photos From Simpson Desert Challenge 2019

2019’s trek was breathtaking, lifechanging and created a whole lot of change. Here are some photos from the trek.

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