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GO WILD! Holiday Programme

Have fun at Whenua Iti this school holidays with a week of fun & safe outdoors-based activities run by our qualified & experienced instructors. OPEN TO 7-10 yr olds, the day programmes run from 9am - 3pm based at Whenua Iti & surrounding wilderness areas.

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New Programme focuses on Biodiversity

Both students and conservation groups are set to benefit from the new Predator Control & Conservation programme which will teach biodiversity management while assisting existing community projects.

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WIO Ways to Wellbeing

Our team would like to share some great ways to promote your wellbeing during the lockdown period at home. Our instructors have shared some great videos for you to watch. Starting with a Supermarket Adventure!

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At Whenua Iti Outdoors we deliver experiential learning programmes that focus on personal and social development. It is our mission to achieve positive change in individuals and communities.

"Courses are highly relevant and well planned, with activities designed with students’ safety in mind. The professional staff and ongoing nature of reflective practices help ensure the courses meet stakeholder needs."

- NZQA External Evaluation Report, 2019

"With the leadership skills and self-confidence I picked up, I went on to be the head boy of my school the next year. That's the thing I love about Whenua Iti, you go there to learn about something but you always leave with so much more"

- Student


Learning with Whenua Iti Outdoors

With 35 years experience of delivering impactful education programmes, we are able to meet our mission of delivering programmes that have a positive impact on individuals and the communities they are from.

Through Experiential Learning, connection to our inspiring natural environment and by offering a variety of challenges, we provide opportunities for individuals and groups to learn more about themselves and each other.

Whenua Iti Outdoors deliver single day and multi-day programmes that are specifically designed to inspire positive change and meet the needs of a diverse range of groups.

Watch the video to find out more about Whenua Iti Outdoors.

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Duke of Edinburgh's Hillary Award
Department of Conservation

Want to find out more about a programme or have a question for us? Talk to one of our friendly team - we're happy to help.