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Our Latest News & Programme Updates

Te Kupenga Rangatahi Wānanga Scheduled for April

We are excited to be holding the first wānanga for Manaaki Tāpoi students & graduates in April with a fun 3 days of reconnecting, workshops, planning & inspriration! Enrol Now to ensure you get a spot as places are limited.

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Trades Academy Programmes for 2021

We have a range of Trades Academy programmes this year for year 12-13 students to earn NCEA credits while studying with us in a practical, hands-on way. The experiences will help prepare students for work, future study & life in general.

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Whenua Iti Trust seek new Trustees

Do you have skills in cultural competence, business development, investment or youth development & education? The Whenua Iti Trust is seeking volunteers to support their mission to achieve positive change in individuals & communities.

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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.