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Building a positive company culture

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Building a positive company culture is crucial for the success and sustainability of any organisation. A positive company culture fosters employee engagement, productivity, and satisfaction, which ultimately leads to better business outcomes.…

Our Amazing Adventure Race with the Australian Defence Force

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Hey thrill-seekers and adrenaline junkies! Get ready to buckle up because we're about to take you on a wild ride through the heart of Sydney, Australia. Picture this: kayaks slicing through the crystal-clear waters of Manly, heart-pounding dashes…
Perth Team Building

Case Study: Ready Grad Amazing Race

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Ready…Set…Grad Readygrad is Australia’s Leading Graduate Employability Specialist. They provide services that help capable and ambitious graduates find internships and employment, and employers and recruiters to engage and develop emerging…

Get ready for your EOFY Team Building Event

Yes, yes, yes we understand that many people are still getting over the Christmas hangover, but it's almost that time of year when you start thinking about getting the team together for the end of the financial year. Can you believe it??? Where…
Corporate Travel

A How to Guide to Corporate Travel

Welcome aboard to Corporate Travel—Tailored Team Building style. The in-flight entertainment includes Kerri not so subtly attempting to steal extra wine from the trolley and Emily’s apparent narcolepsy striking at any given moment on Jonathan’s…

The Benefits of Face to Face teamwork

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All change Pre-2020, going to work meant exactly that – going to work. Being in the office, with colleagues. But as we all know, the workplace has changed since then. Employees had a period of enforced separation from team-mates and colleagues,…

‘There’s no I in team’

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‘There’s no I in team’ - but there sure are benefits for individuals. Check out the four biggest plusses of team building. ‘There’s no I in team’ goes the mantra – and it’s true, teams are all about collaboration, working together…

Small Business Champion Awards

Tailored Team Building have more silver wear to add to our award cabinet, having just received notification that we are a finalist in the 2024 Small Business Champions Awards. This award comes on the back of our finalist award for the Local…

Leadership workshop

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Well…here we are again. We have managed to stumble, drink & eat our own weight in food over the silly season only to find ourselves at the beginning of another year. By now a lot of people are truly ready to ship the kids back to school…
New Team in 2024

New Year, New Time for Team Building

Welcome back corporate warriors! It’s that time of year again when resolutions are made, gym memberships renewed, and new teams are formed to conquer the challenges of the business world. If you find yourself part of a shiny new team in the…

Using public transport in your Amazing Race

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At Tailored Team Building we LOOOOVVVEEEE coming up with different & unique events & challenges. To be honest, thats exactly why we called ourselves ‘Tailored Team Building’ in the first place. So we get quite excited when clients…

Why communication is important in the workplace

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Imagine a workplace without communication – it would be like a team of synchronised swimmers wearing blindfolds! Sure, it might be entertaining for a while, but it’s a disaster waiting to happen. Communication is the glue that holds…

Planning the ultimate staff Christmas Party

Have you been tasked with planning this years staff Christmas party & generally don’t know where to even begin? Well, hopefully these handy hints will help steer you in the right direction.  We completely understand that planning the…

How we stay inspired

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Over the next few months, we are going to write some articles that take a look at us, our team and a bit of a "behind the scenes" theme. Its fair to say that the last couple of years have been a faster ride than we thought it was going to…

How we plan our events

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“Where’s the start point for your Rocks course?”, “Where do you always finish your races?” Or “We aren’t located in the CBD - can we still host an amazing race?”  These are questions we hear all the time when talking to potential…

August 2023

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Well we were quite busy throughout August & had the honour of hosting 38 events in 10 different cities across Australia & New Zealand. We helped bond over 1,769 people in August alone. We hosted events like the Amazing Race, Survivor,…

AHRI Conference

We recently attended the AHRI conference in Brisbane & it was amazing! For the past few months we have been planning our little Tailored Team Building booth & getting quite excited at the possibility of meeting so many amazing HR professionals….and…

From the mouths of our hosts: Jade!

I have the dream job. No, not a swashbuckling space cowboy. something better. I’m a member of the Tailored Team Building Family, and that means a job of excitement, of intrigue and endless adventure. A job the likes of which lets me shine…

What happens if it rains on my parade?

Even though we live in Australia & are quite lucky with the weather, most of the time....unless you live in Melbourne (sorry I had to go there). However, mother nature is unfortunately totally out of our control & so when she decides…
Team building Sydney

How team building improves performance

We've all worked in those companies / businesses that make you do team building & in most cases you wish the carpet would swallow you up! We've been there too. However, trust us when we say there is a reason for team building events &…

Client Testimonial: Wis Australia

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Copied from LinkedIn: "For EOFY2023, we engaged a specialized organization Tailored Team Building to plan an Amazing Race-style urban parkour game that left us utterly enthralled! 💫 The Amazing Race injected pure excitement…

New Event: OPERATION: Espionage

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Are you enjoying the shorts currently on Channel 10, advertising season 2 of Hunted Australia? So are we! We love the tension of the "fugitives" waiting to start their run. We love the background radio communication from Hunted HQ calling in…

Local Business Awards – Thank you!

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This week, Kerri and I, together with our partners, had the pleasure of attending the local business awards presentation evening. To say we were proud to be nominated, let alone make the finals, is an understatement. We only created Tailored…

What sets Tailored Team Building apart?

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We totally understand that when people hear that they are being ‘forced’ to participate in the company’s next team building day their eyes roll to the back of their head, or they suddenly feel a cough coming on. We get it! We’ve been…

June Wrap up

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JUNE WRAP UP! We have been quite busy this June!!! We have hosted amazing team building activities for clients in a number of cities across Australia including Sydney, Melbourne, Townsville, Brisbane, Sunshine Coast & even Mt Isa. We absolutely…
Survivor Team Building event

Top 10 Team Building Activities In Sydney

Looking to organise a day of team building in Sydney that will actually leave your colleagues impressed? Sick of just booking a table at the pub every time you want to celebrate a milestone or network with the team? Or maybe you’re struggling…
Sydney Team Building

Tips To Promote Team Bonding

Everyone wants a cohesive team that communicates, works together to solve problems and supports each other to create better outcomes. But wanting your workplace to have a sense of community and cooperation is easier said than done. The fact…

Location spotlight – Brisbane Southbank

Southbank, located in the heart of Brisbane, is a vibrant and bustling area that offers a range of activities and events for people of all ages. One of the most exciting events that takes place is our Amazing Race! It is a thrilling competition…

New Zealand here we come….

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It’s time for us to finally reveal probably our worst kept secret…..due to popular demand - Tailored Team Building are expanding!!! We are so happy to announce that we are finally operating in NEW ZEALAND!!  We have recently been over…
Local Business awards Finalist 2023

2023 – Northern Beaches Local Business Awards

We, at Tailored Team Building, are really proud to be named a finalist in the 2023 Northern Beaches Local Business Awards. Kerri and Jonathan want to extend a huge thank you to everyone who voted for us and all of our clients, network and amazing…

April Wrap Up

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This video showcases some of the amazing events we have been honoured to host during the month of April. During April we have hosted Amazing Races in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane & the Gold Coast. We have absolutely loved hosting every…

The Science behind Team Building

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We all know by now that Team Building is important within any company, but your monthly team drinks are NOT helping anyone, most of all your team’s productivity. There has been a multitude of research over the last 10 years into this exact…
Networking by Tailored Team Building

Networking – the best Team Building!

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Networking....yes that dreaded word! We understand that most companies & businesses these days expect their employees to do some form of networking outside of the office. Whether its joining a formal group or an online group, they are kinda…
Top Tips For Team Building

Top Tips for Team Building

As one of Australia's leading Team Building companies we often get asked for some top tips for team building from our clients. Obviously there are some trade secrets that we have perfected over the years to make our clients team building events…
Team running

Event Spotlight – Corporate Amazing Race

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By far our most popular team building event is the Corporate Amazing Race. Our amazing races are a great way to bring your team together in a fun & competitive way to get them out of the office. We have designed our Corporate Amazing Races…
Bullseye Award

Bullseye Award

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Each year, the organisation "Escape The Roomers" review thousands of physical escape rooms around the world, thousands of table top escape puzzle home games and thousands of digital escape games, both online team games and app/console games.…
Virtual Meeting

The hybrid office

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Despite a recent tweet by Elon Musk stating that the remote workers are only ‘pretending to work’, it appears that the hybrid office is here to stay. Also, at the recent Jobs & Skills Summit at the Federal Government announced that it…
Christmas Party

Are you prepared for Christmas?

Like many people I often wonder "where has this year gone?"....well with Christmas just around the corner are you & your team prepared for the perfect Christmas party? Have you been tasked to organise your staff Christmas party this year?…
November

November – what a month!

Well…..where has November gone? We are finally on the countdown to Christmas & the end of 2022!!! November has certainly been fun & insane all at the same time for the teams at Tailored Team Building & Corporate Amazing Race.  We…
October

October – What a month!

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As Halloween approaches, I find myself sitting at Brisbane Airport, reflecting on the things we have done this month. Its been quite a month for events, travel, records and milestones! In October we, Tailored Team Building, have run events…
Laughter

Is laughter really the best medicine?

Someone said to me the other day “laughter is the best medicine” and it got me thinking…is it though? So of course, I did some googling and it turns out it really does help. This is what google told me: When you laugh, your body releases…
Burn out

Is your team feeling a bit glum?

Is your team feeling a bit glum? Well, we're not surprised! Let's break it down....after the past 2 years of COVID-19 (and who isn't over that already?!?!) and now the recently announced third La Nina event that we are about to experience…

Exciting news for Adelaide

Exciting news for Adelaide! Recently we had the privilege of hosting one of our popular Spy Race's in Adelaide and we felt like we should rack up some more Qantas frequent flyer points, so off we went! Whilst we were there we took the opportunity…
Winner Winner

So, how do I win the Amazing Race?

So, how do I win the Amazing Race? This is a question we often get asked when hosting our popular Amazing Races around Australia! So I'm here to finally answer this question once & for all!!!! Our Amazing Races are designed as team…
Outdoor Activities, Corporate Outdoor by Tailored Team Building, Graffiti

A busy few months.

To say that the last few months have been busy is an understatement.  Between our two Team Building companies; Tailored Team Building and Corporate Amazing Race, we have racked up some air miles, had a few late nights in the office, designed…
Virtual Team Building Screen

Virtual Team Building — why?

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Well one thing we can all agree on is that the world looks & feels a little different these days. I guess a little thing like a global pandemic would have that affect.  One thing that we have certainly noticed is that businesses are operating…
Corporate Spy Race by Tailored Team Building

The Corporate Spy Race – my favourite event

I created the Corporate Spy Race ages ago but got to sit down and really develop it during the COVID lockdowns. The concept behind The Spy Race is a cross between The Corporate Amazing Race (where teams race around their city, completing…
Line of people at the airport

People Watching at the Airport

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It's fair to say that I have spent a huge amount of time sitting in airports around the world. Its also fair to say that when I retired from a career at sea, I thought I had left airports behind! However, since starting Tailored Team Building,…
Team Building Sucks

Why is Team Building Important?

Team Building sucks right? We totally get that when most people hear they are being made to do a team building activity,  the first thing they think is “oh god no! How boring”. However it doesn’t need to be like that….and frankly it…
Checkout, Rules, Blog, Kerri and Jonathan - Tailored Team Building

Meet the Tailored Team Building Team

Tailored Team Building may be a new name in the Corporate Team Building sector, but we have been creating team events for a long time. Let us take this opportunity to introduce ourselves. First of all meet Kerri. Kerri’s official company…