What makes Archery (Balgownie Resort) so popular?
Friends cheering as you hit the bulls-eye!
You and your friends will have lots of laughter and fun as you participate in this ancient but exciting activity that anyone can do. All equipment and coaching are provided to ensure everyone has fun in this challenging but exciting sport.
Once your instruction is out of the way, make way, it’s Friend vs Friend, Mate vs Mate, Father Vs Son!, who can hit the most targets?
Archery is one of those Yarra Valley activities that you should put on your itinerary as it is safe, environmentally friendly and interactive. So why not be Robin Hood or Maid Marion for the day and come on out to the Balgownie Resort Vineyard & Spa for some fun.
- Be Robin Hood or Maid Marion for the day!
- Challenging but fun!
- Feel the adrenaline as you hit the target
- Session duration is approximately 30 minutes
Frequently Asked Questions
You've got questions? We've got answers! Everything you thought to ask, and some things you didn't. This is a collection of the most common queries we get on this event from our customers. We recommend you have a read to ensure you're not caught out on the day. If there's anything you're still unsure of, please don't hesitate to contact us.
Q: HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE?
The session operates for up to 30 minutes and you can shoot as many arrows during this time as you like.
Q: I AM LEFT HANDED, DO YOU HAVE LEFT HANDED BOWS?
We most certainly do, just let us know when you book and we'll make sure we have a left handed bow for you.
Q: DO YOU PROVIDE PRIVATE SESSIONS?
We most certainly can arrange a private session for your group. Pricing may vary depending on the amount of people due to the fact that the session is exclusive for your group only.
Q: WHAT TIME DO I NEED TO GET THERE FOR MY ARCHERY SESSION?
If you could arrive 10 minutes early for your scheduled session.
Q: WHAT HAPPENS IF I DAMAGE THE EQUIPMENT?
You are responsible for the bow and arrows whilst it is in your possession. Therefore if you damage it, you will be required to provide a $250 security deposit by way of credit card. This money will be retained until such time as we can get a quote for the damages. Once we know the full costs, you will be required to pay these within 7 days.
Q: HOW DIFFICULT IS IT TO DO, WILL I BE ABLE TO PICK IT UP QUICKLY?
We will provide you with instruction and training how to use your bow and arrows. Most people hit the target in a relatively short period of time.
Q: CAN MORE THAN 1 PERSON SHOOT AT ONCE?
Yes we normally permit up to 4 people at a time to shoot at the targets.
Q: WHAT IS YOUR CANCELLATION POLICY?
Please refer to the Terms & Conditions tab where we explain in detail our REFUND and CANCELLATION Policy.
Q: IS THE SESSION CANCELLED IF IT RAINS?
In the event of medium to heavy rain we reserve the right to reschedule your session to another day, if this day is unsuitable for you, we will provide a full refund, otherwise the session proceeds as per the session times.
Terms and Conditions
- Bows and arrows are supplied
- You are required to arrive a minimum of 10 minutes early for this activity
- Minimum age: 7 (recommended)
- Session duration: 30 minutes
- Up to 12 people maybe on the session, so you will rotate, taking it in turns trying to hit the targets
- All participants must sign an indemnity and waiver form
- You are not permitted to participate in this activity if you are intoxicated or under the influence of drugs
- By placing this booking you and others who will be participating, accept all risks associated with this sport and;
- Agree to be responsible for any injury or damage you may cause to yourself, other persons, property and the equipment
This activity is unlikely to operate in medium to heavy rain or not reaching minimum numbers required. We will notify you and offer an alternate date and time. If you cancel your booking with less than 48 hours notice, or decide for whatever reason on the day you no longer wish to participate in the activity, no refunds are offered. For cancellations greater than 48 hours notice we will gladly provide a full refund with the exception being any pre-paid vouchers/promotions which are subject to the terms and conditions of the voucher/promotion. If you would like to reschedule your activity for whatever reason a $15 per person re-scheduling fee applies.