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WIO Finalist in Sustainable Business Award

We're thrilled to announce that Whenua Iti Outdoors has been named as one of the finalists for the 2020 Sustainable Business Awards! We are thankful to all the amazing partners, schools, funders & community organisations who work with us to make our programmes happen.

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Motueka Vocational Pathways: November 2nd - 26th

Open to 16-24 year olds of the Motueka region who are keen to find work, this FREE programme will support 7 young people in developing their employability skills, provide work placements and connect them with opportunities for employment.

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New Obstacle Course at WIO

Thanks to funding from Tasman District Council, donations of materials from our local community and our creative and industrious team we have a new obstacle course on site! Designed to challenge all ages and abilities, the primary children on our MOA programme have loved it so far...

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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
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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.