about us


about us


milford track walk


about our team
Life's An Adventure has been providing Sydney outdoor adventures for over 7 years.  Life's An Adventure is:

  • Fully insured with up to $10 million public liability cover
  • Licensed to conduct Adventure activities in NSW National Parks - Licence No. 3072 a
  • Licensed to conduct Adventure activities on the Six Foot Track - Licence No SFT -08/W1.
  • Member of ORIC (Outdoor Recreation Industry Council)
  • An accredited Four-Wheel Drive Tourist Service Operator - licence number 36341

We have our own fleet of Kayaks, Mountain Bikes and an extensive range of Camping Hire Equipment. In addition to our regular staff members listed below, Life's An Adventure employ casually a team of professional guides all fully trained in their specific fields.

founder & company director
mark norek

mark norekLife's An Adventure founder Mark Norek has been providing events for over 20 years. From elaborate New Year's Eve events, the famous Bondi B&S Balls to Outdoor Activities, Weekend's Away, Sporting Events and even Open Air Cinemas. You may be familiar with Marky Mark & the Team, up until the end of April 2007 we were organising social activities and parties nationally for the on-line dating company RSVP.

After a lifetime passion for the great outdoors, Managing Director Mark Norek is now focusing his business on providing exciting social outdoor adventures around Sydney. Born and bred in Tasmania, from an early age Mark was exploring the great outdoors and walking the famous Cradle Mountain Overland track . Since then he has experienced numerous challenging walks, kayaks and rides around Australia and across the world.

Mark guides all our walks, kayaks and rides. He is fully qualified Level 1 Flatwater Kayak and Canoe Instructor and holds a current Senior First Aid Certificate and a remote First Aid Certificate. He holds a Bronze Medallion T1721, is a current member of North Steyne Surf Club and studied a 4 year Bachelor of Physical Education, has an Advanced Diploma in Sports Management. and a Masters in Masters in Marketing (Business) from University of Technology, Sydney

marketing & membership manager
victoria norek

vicki norekVicki has had 10 years experience working for one of Australia's leading touring companies
as Marketing Manager. She is an outdoor enthusiast with a passion for exploring the world such as walking the Inca Trail in South America, The Milford Track in New Zealand, the Tatra Mountains in Poland plus much more. She's kayaked with the seals in New Zealand, paddled through the waters of Croatia and explored the many beautiful must-do walks within Australia. Currently taking a break from guiding, Vicki is in the office looking after Enquiries, Marketing and Memberships and also organises catering for all our activities.


tennis & golf instructor
michael selwyn

michaelMichael our resident instructor is bubbling with personality and makes all our participants feel at home immediately. Michael runs all our tennis and golf events and is trained as a professional tennis coach as well as being an extremely proficient instructor for any of all of our first time golfers. Michael is also a fully qualified Level 1 Flatwater Kayak and Canoe Instructor and has a Senior First Aid certificate. 



bushwalking guide & photographer
dean woodfield

deanDean feels most at home in the bush leading bushwalks with his trusty GPS in one hand and his camera in the other. Dean enjoys recording our day's adventures for all to enjoy. Check out our photo gallery for a snap-shot of his photos from past events. Dean is happy to organise prints of any of his photos at a nominal fee, if you'd like to order a shot please email us.