NEWS

New Envirocamp

15 March 2019
Adventure Stream

Exciting news from us today. Last week we piloted our new Envirocamp, which was generously supported by the Lyttelton Port Company. Year 4 students from Diamond Harbour School joined us on our quest towards healing the environment of the Harbour.  The move towards an Eco-Sanctuary on our unique 420-hectare property started over 40 years ago…

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Macpac Get’s It!

25 February 2019
Thanks Macpac

Today we are thrilled to have Macpac on board as one of our Aorangi Sponsorship supporters.  Aorangi Sponsorship Programme encourages businesses to help fund schools from vulnerable communities to attend school camp.  The benefits of school camp is well researched and we see the positive impact of camp everyday at Living Springs. It has been shown…

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Sustainability Intern

14 February 2019
Elizbeth

We are excited to have Elizabeth interning at Living Springs for the next few months! Elizabeth is from the U.S. and has worked at camps and conservation jobs all over the country. She is currently studying Sustainability at the University of South Dakota and she will be helping create environmental based curriculum and implementing sustainable…

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Kids Camp Leaders Wanted

29 January 2019
Waterslide2

Living Springs is on the lookout for young volunteer leaders for our Residential Kids Holiday Programmes. Our programmes run one week each school holiday for kids 8-12 years old so we look for our leaders to be 15+. All food and accommodation is included. It is a great opportunity to work with young kids and…

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Everyone Loves a Holiday

04 January 2019
Young@heart

As much as routine and consistency are great values to have in our life, there is nothing like taking time out to have a holiday. Sometimes the most difficult part of the holiday is deciding what to do and where to go.  Living Springs has a great option for all age groups, but is now…

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For Working Parents

14 December 2018
Holiday camp

Are you still looking for childcare next week?  We still have availability for the Living Springs Day Camp running 17 -21 Dec.  Ages 8-12 years.  Bus pick up and drop off at Princess Margaret Hospital everyday.  Cost is $45/day, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided.  Activities include: adventure stream, archery, tree climb, swimming, and…

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Haeata are Back

04 December 2018
Financial Literacy camp

We love hosting Aorangi Sponsored school camps.  This week, through the Dublin Street Trust, we have two groups of Haeata students at camp.  Tyrina Stewart is running a Financial Literacy Camp, where the students will treat camp like the real world.  They need to pay rent and a bond for their bunkroom, work while at…

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Young@Heart Camp

26 November 2018
Young@Heart camp

Are you Young@Heart?  Do you have older family members who are Young@Heart?  Living Springs has the ideal solution to your Christmas shopping.  Shout them to a trip away for a weekend at Living Springs for the Young@Heart camp.  February 1-3, 2019.  Register directly online at www.livingsprings.co.nz or buy a gift certificate to give to your…

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Parent/Child Camp Opportunity with Parenting Place

23 November 2018
Parent Child Camp

The Parenting Place are running a parent/child camp at Living Springs.  This camp is open for general registrations and Living Springs are more than happy to promote this to our community. Camp dates November 30 – Dec 2. Here is some information on it if you are keen.  The rates are highly subsidised, only $100…

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First Living Springs Father & Sons Camp

13 November 2018
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Had a great weekend with all the fathers and sons that came out to participate in it. We had loads of fun competing in Minute to Win it Challenges, trying our newest activity Mountain Boarding, going down our Adventure Stream late at night and a whole lot of other great activities. Hopefully this blossoms into…

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