Project Refresh Anakiwa - A letter from Dick Hubbard
Anakiwa - for those of us who have been fortunate enough to ‘do’ an Outward Bound course the word Anakiwa is not just a place name, its the soul of Outward Bound. Join us in restoring and refreshing this special location that means so much to so many.
The impact of Outward Bound in the workplace
Outward Bound can make a big difference to your life in the workplace as well as at home. 100 of our business course alumni told us about the skills they've gained and how it's improved life in the office and beyond.
Becoming a leader at Outward Bound
Leadership isn't always about leading a team from the front. Read about the different experiences these watchmates have had of leadership at Anakiwa and the impact it's made on their day-to-day.
What happens after Outward Bound?
Outward Bound is designed to be a life-changing experience. Read how a Classic course has helped Michaela to live life to the full and find a new perspective.
Writing a fundraising letter
If you're writing letters to local clubs to support your fundraising, look no further for some inspiration. Written by one of our amazing alumni, it's full of great ideas for crafting your own fundraising letters.
Brother to Brother: From Cape Reinga to Bluff
Last month OB alumnus and father of seven Ollie joined 17 other cyclists to begin a north to south bike ride. Together, their aim was to raise awareness of Pacific Island and Maori men's health issues.
How Josh fundraised for his Outward Bound Course
24-year-old Josh chose to fundraise to cover his Classic course fees. Find out what he did to come up with the cash and why it made his Outward Bound experience even more worthwhile.
Change your future with Outward Bound
We spoke to almost 150 to hear what long-term impact they believed their course has had. Safe to say we were bowled over by the results...
Andy's story: Outward Bound Professional Course
Interested our Professional Courses but not sure what you'll get out of it? Hear it from Andy Milne, Commercial Manager at ASB, who tells us how his time at Anakiwa has refined his leadership skills and made him more effective at work.
Outward Bound CEO Victor shares his lightbulb moment
Read the NZ Herald-featured article about what sparked OB CEO Victor Klap's journey to aligning his personal and professional values and why he recommends you to do just the same.
On her own road to recovery, Brenda attended an Aspire course earlier this year and returned not only with a new found confidence, but an inspirational desire to support others on their journey. Read more
In 2017, we introduced Gregg, Holly, Jo, Watson and Finn to Anakiwa to join our super cool crew of instructors. This fabulous five have some really interesting backgrounds and a wide range of experience. Read a bit about them here. Read more
If you're writing letters to local clubs to support your fundraising, look no further for some inspiration. Written by one of our amazing alumni, it's full of great ideas for crafting your own fundraising letters. Read more