Stories

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

Outward Bound Christmas Bites

Outward Bound Christmas Bites

Our resident chef Paul, has been kind enough to share his tips and tricks for feeding the troops this festive season! Read more

Meet the new instructors

Meet the new instructors

We've welcomed four new faces to the OB family. Freya, Seon, Kevin and Bernie have just completed their induction into the world of Outward Bound. Read more

Katrina Sneath

Katrina Sneath

My name is Katrina Sneath and earlier this year I did the eight -day Outward Bound Horizons course at Anakiwa. I have Down Syndrome. I don’t let this stop me! In fact, it makes me even more determined to find out what is possible in life. It isn’t always easy, but I love trying new things. Read more

Supporting Conservation Volunteers

Supporting Conservation Volunteers

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