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Kapiti Island For Kids - School Holiday program

An opportunity for children to experience the amazing and unique natural environment of Kapiti Island.

NZD 395.00 per child

Kapiti Island is the perfect place to be inspired by the unique natural beauty of Aotearoa, and the perfect classroom to learn more about ecology and conservation.

Our popular school holiday programme includes 3 days and 2 nights of fun, games, adventure and learning on one of the worlds oldest and most important nature reserves.

Kapiti Island For Kids is running holiday programmes in 2019.  These are from the 22nd to the 24th of April 2019 & 9th-11th October 2019.

Facilitators: Manaaki Barrett, Pania Barrett and Skye Chadwick

Our ferry departs from Paraparaumu boating club at approximately 9:00am, on the 1st day and returns from the island at approximately 3:00pm on the 3rd day.

2019 Program Dates

April 22nd - 24th 2019
October 9th - 11th 2019

ENQUIRE NOW ABOUT OUR APRIL 2019 & OCTOBER 2019 PROGRAMMES   email: [email protected]

Limited to 14 spaces. Suitable for ages 9 to 12yrs.

This programme includes

  • Getting you to and from Kapiti Island, including ferry booking and all required permits

  • Nature adventures

  • Night time kiwi spotting

  • Fishing, swimming, games, night time nature quiz

  • Delicious meals and snacks

  • 24 hour experienced adult supervision and guidance
  • The opportunity to engage with some of our most beautiful and endangered New Zealand birds like Takahe, Kaka, Weka, Tieke(Saddleback), Kereru, Kokako, Hihi and Toutouwai (Robin)

  • Wildlife discovery

  • Cabin accommodation (quad share)

  • Opportunity to explore harakeke weaving

  • Memories to last a lifetime!