Adventure Specialties Trust is a whānau! A group of talented people whose passion is to transform the lives of young people and families through creative, facilitated, outdoor adventure experiences. AST is a not-for-profit organisation that relies on the generous support of our partners and donors “to do what we do”. So if you like us love wilderness spaces, love seeing people make life changing connections and develop skills for life  then we invite you to join the whanau!!


Every dollar helps and all donations are tax deductible. Donate today!




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For direct transfer payments:

Bank: ANZ
Account Name: Adventure Specialties Trust
Account Number: 06 0153 0109509 00

Need to talk to someone?

Call us on 09 837 6033 and one of our friendly team will be able to answer any questions you might have.

Where does the money go?

From sponsoring kids to paying salaries, your contribution is used to make a difference.

Tax rebates?

We are a registered charity which entitles you to tax rebates on your donations. Get in touch if you’d like to find out more.




Our Supporters

Christchurch Airport
The Trusts Community Foundation
ANZ Staff Foundation
The Lion Foundation
Henderson/Massey Quick Response Grant
John Ilott Charitable Trust
Mainland Foundation
Foundation North
Rata Foundation
Lottery Grants Board
Sargood Bequest
The Southern Trust
Blue Sky Community Trust
Four Winds Foundation
Foodstuffs Community Trust South Island
Community Organisation Grants Scheme
Acorn Foundation
Pub Charity
Wilberforce Foundation
Auckland Airport Community Trust
Sir John Logan Campbell


Check out this video about how we are helping to get kiwi kids off the couch and into the outdoors with the support from the Lotteries Community Trust.

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Auckland (head office)

Physical: 1/4 Winston Place, Henderson, Waitakere City 

Postal:  PO Box 45152, Te Atatu Peninsula, Auckland 0651

Phone: 09 837 6033 


Physical: NEW LOCATION!!! 71 Bamford Street, Woolston

(Previous location: 23 Leeds Street, Phillipstown, Christchurch 8011)

Postal:  PO Box 7354, Sydenham, Christchurch 8240 

Phone: 03 348 4547