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Tasman Mission a hit with Tamariki

It was great to see so many local primary children onsite to take part in the Tasman Mission run by TDC last week. Thanks to all the volunteers who made this sustainability race such a great mix of learning, fun & activity for all the teams who took part!

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Build Your Adventure Skills this summer

There are a few final places available on the Adventure Skills Development Programme which runs from 13th - 21st January. Spend 9 days/ 8 nights experiencing a variety of disciplines with the added opportunity of completing 15 Level 3 NCEA credits.

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Junior Journey Holiday Programme 25 - 28 Jan

There are still a few places left on our Junior Journey from 25th - 28th January! Fully supported by our qualified instructors spend 3 nights/4 days exploring our national parks, experience the highs of completing an adventure and make lasting friends & memories along the way.

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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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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.