Discovery

For ages 27-45 Duration 8 days

 Take time out from family, work and technology with the eight day Discovery course.

You’ll spend time rediscovering yourself and your values, challenging ingrained limitations of what is possible.

Armed with a new understanding of self, you’ll then focus on your personal goals.

Discovery is a compact Outward Bound experience – ideal if you’re short of time for the full 21 day programme.

It’s a high energy course with little downtime but still perfectly balanced for those looking for physical challenge and those seeking a reflective experience.

After Outward Bound my life took a completely different turn. I now believe I can choose and make my own destiny.

Jonelle Douglas

Bookings & Fees

Price and available dates below

Friday 18 November 2016 – Friday 25 November 2016

If you're interested in this course, you can begin your journey.

Course fees (per person incl. GST): $2,500.00

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Saturday 20 May 2017 – Saturday 27 May 2017

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Course fees (per person incl. GST): $2,500.00

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Sunday 27 August 2017 – Sunday 3 September 2017

If you're interested in this course, you can begin your journey.

Course fees (per person incl. GST): $2,500.00

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Thursday 16 November 2017 – Thursday 23 November 2017

If you're interested in this course, you can begin your journey.

Course fees (per person incl. GST): $2,500.00

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Course Stories

Hear from people who completed this course
Want to know what the Discovery course is like from a participant’s point of view?

James wanted to spend time reflecting on himself and what’s important to him - building his own destiny.

Read James' story

Break the Barrier

Whatever your personal barrier, we'll give you all the advice you need to begin your adventure.

David made space in his working commitments to get to OB. Find out how.

Ollie worked on his fitness, diet and lifestyle to get to OB. Find out how.

FAQs

Some of our commonly asked questions answered...

If you're looking for the complete Outward Bound experience, our 21 day Masters course is the one for you.

Many of our 8 day participants leave wishing they had more time at Anakiwa. Find out more about the Masters course.

More than three quarters of Outward Bound participants are over 18. Our courses are tailored for whichever phase you're at in life.

Our adult courses place heavy emphasis on re-energising, taking time out for yourself and breaking away from your routine - all things that we face a little later in life.

The fitter you are, the more you will enjoy it! You must be able to comfortably run 3km in under 25 minutes, plus complete a full day's physical activity.

There are varying fitness requirements for these courses:

Discovery/Navigator/Compass/Leaps and Bounds: Fast walk or run 3km in under 25 minutes

Aspire: Walk a minimum of 2kms and five flights of stairs (walking sticks ok).

Check out our guide to getting fit and healthy for OB.

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