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New Work-Readiness Outward Bound Course Co-designed With Ministry Of Education Launches

Wednesday, 18 May 2022, 10:14 am | Outward Bound

A new vocational pathway has been created by Outward Bound and the Ministry of Education (MoE) to make it easier for young people to transition from education to employment, arming them with the right skills while lifting youth employability rates. The pathway ... More >>

Outward Bound Appoints New School Director | Kaitohu A Te Kura

Tuesday, 7 December 2021, 9:54 am | Outward Bound

Outward Bound Trust of New Zealand has appointed Hamish Reid to the role of its School Director | Kaitohu a te Kura. <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2112/3e5312a1f98250c42e82.jpeg" width="545" height="720"> The School Director has the ... More >>

Outward Bound Trust Of New Zealand Expresses Sadness At News Of The Death Of Sir David Levene

Friday, 13 August 2021, 2:42 pm | Outward Bound

The Outward Bound Trust of New Zealand is deeply saddened to learn of the death of our Patron, Sir David Levene. Sir David was one of our founders in 1962 and has supported Outward Bound throughout our whole history. He was appointed our Patron ... More >>

Outward Bound Appoints New Chief Executive, Malindi Maclean - The First Female CE In 60 Years

Tuesday, 2 February 2021, 3:10 pm | Outward Bound

Outward Bound Trust of New Zealand has appointed Malindi Maclean in the role of Chief Executive. The outdoor education charity’s first female Chief Executive in sixty years, Malindi brings a strategic and commercial focus to the organisation, ... More >>

Outward Bound Searching For More Outdoor-loving Kiwis For New Instructor Roles

Tuesday, 12 January 2021, 11:44 am | Outward Bound

The impact of New Zealand’s closed borders has reached Outward Bound, with the outdoor education charitable trust reporting a reduced international talent pool applying for outdoor instructor roles this year resulting in more opportunities for ... More >>

Scholarships Available For People With A Physical Disability To Attend Outward Bound

Thursday, 3 December 2020, 9:02 am | Outward Bound

The Outward Bound Activate course is an eight day course designed for individuals aged 18 years and over with a physical disability. Places are still available on the February 2021 course that is taking place at the Anakiwa school from 3-10 February ... More >>

Outward Bound Calls For Inbound Travel - Urges Government To Lift Travel Restrictions At Level 2

Friday, 1 May 2020, 3:39 pm | Outward Bound

Outward Bound New Zealand CEO Victor Klap is supporting calls from the tourism and recreation sectors to lift restrictions for non-essential domestic travel at COVID-19 Alert Level 2. The delivery of Outward Bound courses in Anakiwa relies on students ... More >>

Outward Bound student evacuated from Marlborough region

Friday, 5 July 2019, 5:13 pm | Outward Bound

A 59 year old female student attending an Outward Bound course in the Marlborough Sound has been evacuated from a tramping expedition near Anakiwa this afternoon. The student has a suspected fractured ankle and is being assessed by Blenheim Hospital ... More >>

Outward Bound and No Duff veteran support charity combine

Friday, 26 October 2018, 12:14 pm | Outward Bound

In February 2019, fourteen New Zealand military veterans will swim before sunrise, scale rock faces blindfolded and summit mountains in the beautiful Queen Charlotte Sound when they attend the inaugural ‘No Duff’ Outward Bound course. More >>

New partnership announced between Outward Bound and No Duff

Sunday, 14 October 2018, 12:03 pm | Outward Bound

In February 2019, fourteen New Zealand military veterans will swim before sunrise, scale rock faces blindfolded and summit mountains in the beautiful Queen Charlotte Sound when they attend the inaugural ‘No Duff’ Outward Bound course. More >>

Outward Bound Launches Inaugural Women in Leadership Course

Thursday, 28 July 2016, 3:35 pm | Outward Bound

Outward Bound Launches Inaugural Women in Leadership Course Professional development will take on a new meaning in September when women will trade their work place for the bush and their meeting rooms for huts in Anakiwa at Outward Bound’s first Women ... More >>

Outward Bound Launches Inaugural Women in Leadership Course

Thursday, 28 July 2016, 3:25 pm | Outward Bound

Professional development will take on a new meaning in September when women will trade their work place for the bush and their meeting rooms for huts in Anakiwa at Outward Bound’s first Women in Leadership course. More >>

Outward Bound Low Impact Course Scholarships Available

Thursday, 30 June 2016, 4:44 pm | Outward Bound

Outward Bound has scholarships worth over $2,030 available for its low-impact Aspire eight-day course starting on 10 September 2016. The Aspire course is suitable for anyone over 27 with a mild physical limitation such as a back injury, early MS or ... More >>

Outward Bound Low Impact Course Scholarships

Monday, 23 November 2015, 1:13 pm | Outward Bound

Are you aged over 27 and would like to do an eight day Outward Bound adventure course, but have a mild physical limitation such as a back injury or joint problems? Outward Bound has scholarships worth over $2,030 for their Aspire course on 2-9 March, 2016. More >>

Outward Bound course scholarships available now

Wednesday, 1 April 2015, 12:52 pm | Outward Bound

Outward Bound, New Zealand’s outdoor adventure school in the Marlborough Sound is inviting applications from people aged 18 to 26 to attend its three week Classic course. More >>

Outward Bound Appoints New CEO

Thursday, 29 January 2015, 2:37 pm | Outward Bound

Outward Bound Appoints New CEO Outward Bound Trust of New Zealand is pleased to announce the appointment of Victor Klap as Chief Executive Officer, replacing outgoing CEO Trevor Taylor. He brings to the role a wealth of leadership experience in the public ... More >>

Outward Bound Appoints New President And Chairman

Thursday, 9 October 2014, 12:21 pm | Outward Bound

The board of directors of the Outward Bound Trust of New Zealand is pleased to announce Andrew Smith has been appointed President and Chairman of the Board, replacing outgoing Chair, Bruce Cardwell. An Outward Bound alumni, Andrew has been a board director ... More >>

Business Courses Boost Productivity And Leadership

Thursday, 26 June 2014, 1:47 pm | Outward Bound

Boosted productivity, improved leadership skill and increased organisational loyalty are attributes found in trade apprentices who have participated in Outward Bound courses, reveals research by The Skills Organisation= More >>

Kathmandu + Outward Bound to Live the Dream

Tuesday, 27 May 2014, 11:24 am | Outward Bound

Four New Zealanders will live their dreams this year, embarking on an Outward Bound adventure course in Anakiwa, Marlborough Sounds. Victoria Onyon (Thorndon, Wellington), Amanda Chibnall (Henderson, Auckland), Vaughan Evans (Mangere Bridge, Auckland) and ... More >>

Students Evacuated From Mt Riley Hike

Monday, 28 April 2014, 4:26 pm | Outward Bound

Students Evacuated From Mt Riley Hike Two 17 year old women attending an Outward Bound course in the Marlborough Sound have been evacuated by helicopter from a tramping expedition at Mount Riley this morning. One of the women was suffering abdominal ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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