About Us

About Outward Bound

Outward Bound, located in the Marlborough Sounds, helps you reach your full potential through challenge in the outdoors. Read more

Safety at Outward Bound

Our students are placed in unfamiliar settings where there are real consequences, providing an opportunity to learn through experience. We have a comprehensive and rigorous safety programme and strive to deliver quality courses in a safe and supportive environment. Read more

Food at Outward Bound

‘What will I eat at OB??’ Our chef Marcel Rood and his wonderful catering team will make sure you're well fed for your Outward Bound adventure! Read more

News and Publications

Check out the latest news and publications from Outward Bound as well as past watchmates newsletters! Read more

Our Team

The team at Outward Bound New Zealand are based in Wellington and beautiful Anakiwa in the Marlborough Sounds. Read more

Careers at OB

See our current list of vacancies across our Anakiwa and Wellington teams. Read more

Organisation and Governance

Outward Bound is a not-for-profit Trust, established to create better people, better communities and a better world. Read more

Terms and Conditions & PRIVACY POLICY

Read our terms and conditions for course bookings and shop purchases, and our privacy policy. Read more

Key Contributors

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Business Partners

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