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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 2018.  These are from the 25th to the 27th of April 2018 & 3rd-5th October 2018.

Facilitators: Manaaki Barrett, Åsa Pettersson 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.

2018 Program Dates

October 3rd - 5th 2018
This programme is now fully booked.


ENQUIRE NOW ABOUT OUR APRIL 2019 PROGRAMME   email: [email protected]

Limited to 14 spaces. Suitable for ages 9 to 13.

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!