Stories

Darryl. An Outward Bound story

Darryl. An Outward Bound story

Darryl. An Outward Bound story – a comedy series about fictional character ‘Darryl Walker’ on an Outward Bound experience – is now available to view on TVNZ On Demand. Read more

Farewell our Friend!

Farewell our Friend!

After 17 years of feeding the mouths and filling the bellies of hungry Outward Bound students, it’s time to farewell our beloved Catering Manager Paul Hayde. Read more

Chef Paul's Primo Pasta Recipe

Chef Paul's Primo Pasta Recipe

Logan did a Leaps and Bounds course last year. He loved Chef Paul's pasta recipe so much he wanted to share it with all of you! Read more

A letter from Chris and Logan

A letter from Chris and Logan

When I found out my 13 year old foster son Logan had the wonderful gift of a scholarship to Outward Bound and he needed an adult to accompany him I knew it had to be me! Read more

Preparing for a big adventure

Preparing for a big adventure

Team OB have just set off on their big GODZone adventure, however the real adventure started well over 12 months ago for the team, or – one could argue – has been years in the making. Read more

Nick Williamson

Nick Williamson

Nick joined the OB team in September 2015. He came from a background in Primary School teaching and Adventure Racing, and is currently training to take on the massive GODZone Adventure Race next year. Read more

Paula Wood

Paula Wood

After training as an Occupational Therapist and working as a counsellor, Paula Wood joined our team in 2014. She spent much of her childhood on boats and kayaks and hopes to build the same adventurous life for her children! Read more