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Duke of Edinburgh’s Hillary Award – Adventurous Journey

looking for somewhere to complete your Duke of Ed adventurous journey?

Come join us and let’s go somewhere amazing. We will explore the wild places of Aotearoa New Zealand with a group of like-minded adventurous souls. Make friends, challenge yourself, achieve your goals, live your life to the full.

JOURNEY OPTIONS

 

We are currently offering Duke of Ed journeys only in the SOUTH ISLAND, through our Christchurch office (chch@adventurespecialties.co.nz).

(Note: If you are interested in a North Island option, please email our Auckland office: office@adventurespecialties.co.nz.)

BRONZE

 

Practice Journey

Qualifying Journey

SILVER

 

Practice Journey

Qualifying Journey

GOLD

 

Practice Journey

Qualifying Journey

 

In 2022, we are running the following DoE programmes: Practice Journey and Qualifying Journey for Bronze, Silver and Gold.

Places are strictly limited to 8 participants, so get in quick!

BRING A MATE!

 

Got a friend or two or three who might be keen to do this adventure with you?

Each group has a minimum of 4 participants and a maximum of 8, and the cost of the journey reduces as the number of participants increases (see Journey Cost section below).

So bring a friend!

2022 DATES:

 

Term 1

  • Completed

 

Term 2

  • Completed

 

Term 3

  • Silver Practice/Qualifying Journey (11 – 13th October 2022)
  • Bronze Practice Journey (17-18th September 2022)
  • Bronze Qualifying Journey (29-30th October 2022)

 

Term 4

  • Gold Practice/Qualifying Journey (13th – 16th December 2022)
  • Silver Practice/Qualifying Journey (13th – 16th December 2022)

Each Journey includes:

 

  • A highly experienced instructor from Adventure Specialties Trust
  • Transport from our Christchurch office to the Journey location
  • Hut fees and campsite fees included
  • Admin fee and GST included
  • Please note that participants will need to provide own food
  • Activity equipment is available for hire, if necessary, please enquire for more details

Read more the about our Safety policies here. Find out about the story of Adventure Specialties Trust here. And meet our Christchurch team here

JOURNEY COST:

 

The cost per participant is dependent on the size of the group and the type of activity

Size of group: minimum 4 people and maximum 8 people. The more participants there are, the lower the cost. 

Type of Activity: a Bush/Tramping Journey is our default activity (and also the cheapest option) but there are other activity options, such as sea kayaking, mountain biking, or rafting, which will have a gear hireage fee in addition to the base fee below.

 

 

BASE FEE

 

Below is the Base Fee range (minimum cost to maximum cost based on the size of the group).

 

BRONZE

 

Base Fee:

$250 min – $490 max

 

SILVER

 

Base Fee:

$330 min – $660 max

 

GOLD

 

Base Fee:

$410 min – $820 max

 

COME JOIN US!

 

Fill in the form below to let us know that you are interested and we will get in touch with you as soon as possible to discuss the possibilities.

FIND OUT MORE

 

Find out more about Duke of Edinburg’s Hillary Awards: www.dofehillary.org.nz

Find out more about Adventure Specialties Trust: www.adventurespecialties.co.nz 

Contact the Christchurch office: email chch@adventurespecialties.co.nz or phone (03) 348 4547