Stories

Supporting Conservation Volunteers

Supporting Conservation Volunteers

30 August 2016

This year we took to opportunity to reward the huge impact several young DOC volunteers have had on their communities by welcoming them to OB. Read more

Kyleigh's Story

Kyleigh's Story

30 August 2016

Teen mum, Kyleigh Cork, was given the opportunity to go on our Classic course through the funding of our generous donors. Over a year later, Kyleigh’s story is continuing to help solo parents like her get to Anakiwa, by demonstrating how life changing OB can be for a struggling young parent. Read more

Our Instructors take on GODZone Adventure Race

Our Instructors take on GODZone Adventure Race

30 August 2016

A few of our incredibly brave instructors are taking on the massive GODZone adventure race challenge next year and what better place to prepare and train than OB’s very own backyard! Read more

Anna Li

Anna Li

11 August 2016

OB instructors are some of the best in the business. Here we put instructor Anna under the microscope and find out about her favourite Outward Bound moments and her personal adventure ambitions. Read more

Life after Outward Bound

Life after Outward Bound

7 June 2016

Adjusting to life after Anakiwa can be tough. Read our guide on managing the transition and putting learning into practice. Ideal for teenage watchmates. Read more

Making learning last

Making learning last

25 May 2016

Risk Manager and Navigator course participant James shares his plans for taking his Outward Bound learning back to the workplace. Read more

Learning to step back

Learning to step back

9 May 2016

James' Navigator Business Course showed him the importance of stepping back and letting others take responsibility. Read more