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After all your studying efforts you may want to reward yourself by indulging in some adventure activities with your friends. You’re in luck because New Zealand offers plenty of options. Let’s look at some of the more popular activities in the areas around the location of our schools.


Jumping off and walking around the sky tower or bungy jumping off the Auckland Harbour bridge are some of the most popular activities for those seeking an adrenaline rush. If you’re more interested in something equally adventurous but less extreme, consider a snorkel or scuba dive at the Goat Island Marine Reserve. For more adventure activity ideas head here.


Velocity Karts is a super popular activity in Christchurch and is sure to provide a memorable experience for you and your friends. If a slower paced activity is more appealing to you then consider horse trekking at the Waimak River Riding Centre. Another popular location that offers various adventure activities is the renowned Christchurch Adventure Park. For more activity options head here.


A Dunedin adventure wouldn’t be complete without a visit to Tunnel Beach or an ascent up “officially” steepest street in the world. Another fun activity that offers a challenge is the Dunedin Prison escape experience. More activity options for Dunedin can be found here.


If you’re based in Hamilton then a visit out to the coastal town of Raglan is a must do. Renowned for its famous surf breaks, offering an ideal location to take a surf lesson. Also nearby is the famous Waitomo Caves offering visitors a chance to view glowworm caves that rival a stunning night sky. Head here for more ideas.

Mount Maunganui

This area offers the chance to swim with the dolphins and also enjoy the local beautiful beaches with activities such as surfing and kayaking. This page offer plenty of ideas on fun activities to do while in this region.


Often branded as the adventure capital of the world, there is no shortage of adventure activities in Queenstown. From bungy jumping, cliff jumping, swinging, skydiving, paragliding, whitewater rafting to jet boating, to name a few. Take your pick! Head here for more info on activities available.


Considered the North Island’s hub for adventure activities there’s also no shortage of activities to enjoy. Some of the more popular activities are white water rafting and ziplining. Or head to the adventure playground for plenty of options. This page presents a broad range of adventures for all tastes.

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