Since 2009 we have been working with inspiring applicants of The North Face Adventure Grant to help turn their expedition dreams into a reality.  From home-grown adventures in Australia and New Zealand, to far-flung corners of the world, we’ve aided the likes of climbers, runners, and skiers in reaching their goals. Grant recipients receive an $8000 cash grant, and $2000 worth of the world’s most technically innovative apparel and equipment.

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Applications for the 2024 Adventure Grant are open until 15th December.

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Past Recipients

Expedition on the Mighty Martuwarra

 The North Face Adventure Grant recipients of 2021 – Mark Coles Smith, Jackson Gallagher and Lachie Carracher – recount their journey on the mighty Martuwarra during the third biggest wet season on record.

The Wisdom of No Escape

2021 Adventure Grant recipient Milly Young set out to run the full length of the Port Davey and South Coast Tracks in remote southwest Tasmania. Milly recalls the gruelling journey of over 180 kilometres. Videographer Alex Caplin captured the highs and lows of her successful mission

InSpire - A Bungles tale

Motivated by a paragraph in a small old guidebook, John Morris and Melanie Ruetzel set a goal to climb three 100m+ spires of rock in the Warrumbungle National Park in one day. Belougery Spire, Crater Bluff and Tonduron. Lockdowns, illness, and weather conspire against them. Follow the team through the ups and downs of a wild experience.