Our school holiday programmes help teens aged over 12 years learn about safe boating and the opportunity to gain qualifications. Choose from three components: Day Skipper (4 days) - an introductory course for all boaties, with the option of adding the practical on-water Day Skipper (2.5 hours); Marine VHF Radio Operator (2 days).
Freephone: 0800 BOATIE (262 843)
New Zealand's Highest Quality Outdoor Education
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Kokako Lodge is Auckland's leading EOTC venue. The 85-bed residential camp is situated at the foothills of the Hunua Ranges Regional Park (Auckland's largest park, at around 17,000 ha). Kokako Lodge is an ideal place for many different user groups from school & youth groups through to corporate and wedding groups. Services and activities include: UNIT Standard Assessment, High and Low Ropes, Abseiling, Kayaking, Raft Building, Tramping & Camping, Bushcraft & Survival Skills, Archery, Team Building, Orienteering & Expeditions.
Phone: 09 292 4349
Fax: 09 292 4359
Makahika Outdoor Pursuit Centre
The Makahika Outdoor Pursuit Centre is set among the forests and native bush in the foothills of the Tararua Ranges, 1.5 hours from Wellington, or 45 minutes from Palmerston North. We cater for school groups from Year 3 to Year 13.
Makahika writes and designs your school camp programme; provides full Risk Assessment Management System (RAMS), offers a range of accommodation options (up to 140 per group), and provides fantastic fresh catering.
Most importantly we are a registered Adventure Activities Provider subject to annual external audits; all activities are supervised by industry qualified instructors. We develop a programme specific to your group needs, that aligns with your school values and learning outcomes for the year. The skills acquired on camp and programmes are "accumulative"; ensuring you can return yearly.
We are also a licensed Award Unit for the Duke of Edinburgh's Hillary Award.
Phone (06) 367 8438
Mobile +64 21 725 593
New Zealand Centre for Gifted Education
Specialist support for students, families and schools.
Need help supporting your gifted students?
Call us for a chat, your specialists in gifted education.
• One-day programmes for primary aged students - online and face-to-face
• Professional development and support for families and schools
• Educational and support programmes for pre-schoolers and their families
Phone: 0800 769 243 or 04 5769 243