Upcoming Events

4 - 6 September
Te Kupenga Rangatahi Wānanga 2020

A 3 day wānanga for graduates of Manaaki Tāpoi – reunite with your Manaaki whānau, be inspired, get ready to fly!

Latest News

Annual General Meeting and Yearly Catch-up

By Amy Dalton | April 8, 2016

Join us on Monday 11th April 5:30pm for our Annual General Meeting. Held onsite in the Whenua Iti Hall, this will be an opportunity for you to hear about our busy year, find out who we are and what we are trying to achieve and to meet the people who steer Whenua Iti Outdoors – […]

first whenua iti outdoors rafting trip

Welcome to our new website

By Ruth Barnett | March 21, 2016

We are delighted to share our new website with you. We’ve been working hard to get it ready and we are pretty excited to launch it. From a visual point of view it still looks the same as our old site with the familiar logos and banners.  But from an information point of view, this […]

Trades Academy: Adventure Tourism Leadership

By Amy Dalton | March 4, 2016

It was the first Trades Academy Adventure Tourism Leadership course for 2016.  For the students from Nayland College, Queen Charlotte College, Marlborough Boys College, Kaikoura High School, Motueka High School and Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu. It was a packed Rock Climbing week, with a range of activities including high ropes course, eel feeding, camping, […]

Manaaki Tāpoi with Marlborough Students

By Amy Dalton | March 3, 2016

Trades Academy 2016 has kicked off with the first Manaaki Tāpoi Block for the year.  Students participating come from Marlborough Boys College, Kaikoura High School and Queen Charlotte College. This is week one of a four week programme and it included; weaving with Harakeke, staying at Te Awhina Marae, lots of Te Reo and Waiata.  

Land of Clouds – Seisen University Japan

By Amy Dalton | February 1, 2016

2016 kicked off with a group of senior students from Senior Seisen University, Osaka, Japan.  They were with us for a week and enjoyed learning about our region and the natural beauty of the Abel Tasman National Park.   The average age of the participants was 65, but our instructors were inspired by their enthusiasm and […]

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