The complete, in-depth Outward Bound experience. Put life on hold while you face new challenges, re-define your comfort zone and take time to figure out ‘what’s next’. Share life experiences with others in your group, while learning to build and sustain effective relationships within a supportive environment all in the beautiful Marlborough environment of the sea, rivers, native bush and mountains.
You’ll experience a range of activities while on your course, kayaking, sailing, ropes course, rock climbing and tramping.
On the water - kayaking, sailing, canoeing
Up high - ropes course, rock climbing, abseiling,
In the bush - tramping, solo, camping
For your community - service projects, environmental
For you - goal setting, values, running
Do I need outdoors experience?
You don't need any prior experience, we provide a supportive environment.
We provide a supportive environment, each watch has two allocated instructors for the entirety of your course. You just need to be willing to give the activities a go. The more you get involved, the more you will get out of your course.
Is Outward Bound safe?
We have a rigorous safety programme that includes a dedicated safety manager, external safety committee and audits.
We also monitor weather regularly and adjust activities accordingly. We are OutdoorsMark certified. OutdoorsMark is a systems audit for operational safety policies, procedures and practices.