Ignite your sense of adventure with Cocky Guides!
At Cocky Guides, we specialise in providing unique, multi-sensory adventures for the blind and low-vision community. It’s our number one priority to make sure you feel comfortable, supported and included.
Each adventure is designed for travelers who are active and competent with mobility using either cane, guide dog or a companion as a sighted guide. Our trip leaders provide vocal instruction to assist navigate between one and six travelers in areas we know really well. For technical navigation, like stairs or narrow environments, we may travel one at a time with our trip leader providing one on one assistance when requested.
Information for NDIS participants
All plan managed or self managed clients of NDIS can choose Cocky Guides for innovative community participation and assistance with travel & transport. We are happy to invoice you, your plan manager or support coordinator with a breakdown of the support services provided that make up your adventure with Cocky Guides. If an itemised invoice is a requirement, please email or call us prior to booking your adventure.
For agency managed clients, we are in the process of obtaining NDIS provider accreditation for innovative community participation and assistance with travel & transport. In the meantime when creating or updating your plan, we’d recommend a statement of goals identifying “New experiences and travel with Cocky Guides”.
Need a little more help with mobility?
We offer great companion rates on most adventures and also accept the Companion Card on select trip styles. If you require a dedicated trip leader to act as your sighted guide for all or part of any tour, an individual quote can be provided.
All our transport, accommodation, activity and hospitality partners are proud to assist us deliver our adventures for our travelers and welcome Guide Dogs. Take your pick of our scheduled trips, which are all custom-designed to stir your emotions and senses. Alternatively, we can run most trips on a day of your choice for groups of 4 or more travelers booking together.