PEEL FOREST HOLIDAY PROGRAM

Peel Forest Holiday Program

Wednesday 22nd January

Lake Opuha Kayak adventure (Students 8 years and above)                                         Cost: $50

We will travel to Lake Opuha to have some fun on the water. Learn to paddle a sit-on/inflatable kayak, self-rescue skills, play some games on the water and increase your confidence in a kayak. Students will be geared up in 5mm wetsuits, along with helmets/lifejackets and splash jackets – but you will need to bring thermals and shoes that can get wet and a change of clothes.

Minimum numbers: 8 students, Maximum: 16 students

Transport for this day will leave and return from Geraldine at Kennedy Park gate by Geraldine High school. The bus will leave at 8.30am and arrive back at 4pm daily. Transport is included in the price.

Thursday 23rd January

Rock climbing/Abseiling at Spur Road – Timaru (Students 10 years and above)           Cost: $50

Keen to have a go at climbing – this is your chance to learn how to belay and develop your confidence on the rock.

Minimum numbers: 9 students, Maximum 18 students

Transport for this day will leave and return from Geraldine at Kennedy Park gate by Geraldine High school. The bus will leave at 8.30am and arrive back at 4pm daily. Transport is included in the price.

Friday 24th January

River Adventure – Orari river (Students 8 years and above)                                Cost: $40

We will spend the day at the Orari river swimming hole learning about river safety skills. This includes river crossing, features, strainer swimming, throw-bagging, swimming in the river and generally having fun on the water. Students will be geared up in 5mm wetsuits, along with helmets/lifejackets and splash jackets – but you will need to bring thermals and shoes that can get wet and a change of clothes.

Minimum numbers: 10 students, Maximum: 20 students

Meeting point – Peel Forest Outdoor centre at 9am, Pick up at 3.30pm
Transport will be made available from Geraldine meeting at Kennedy park gate by Geraldine High school. The bus will leave at 8.30am and arrive back at 4pm daily. It will be an additional charge of $5 per day for transportation per student.

FOR ADULTS

Saturday 25th January

Kayak Water confidence/Rolling Clinic                                                                          Cost: $40

Keen to develop your confidence in a white-water kayak. Learn how to wet-exit, some kayak rescues or learn to roll a kayak.

Meeting us at Geraldine High School pool

Timeframes: 2pm-4pm

Minimum numbers: 3 people, Maximum: 8 people


Contact us here at: 03 6963832 or info@peelforestoutdoors.org.nz
You must complete a registration form for each student. Please register and pay by 1st October to secure your spot as places are limited.