News Video | Policy | GPs | Hospitals | Medical | Mental Health | Welfare | Search

 

Holiday Adventure for Teens

Teenagers looking for something daring to do this coming school holidays should check out Manukau On The Move’s Teen Extreme Week.

The week long adventure feast starts Monday, 27 September and runs through to Friday, 1 October.

Teenagers can take part in a wide range of fun activities including outdoor rock climbing, mountain biking, sailing and land navigation as well as kayaking.

Kristi Anderson, Manager Manukau On The Move says the outdoor adventure week is designed to give teenagers a challenge as well as learn a variety of new skills.

The teen extreme outing is the second adventure week the group have organised.
The first was held during the June holiday break and received an excellent response from young participants. Parents were also pleased that the initiative gave teenagers in particular, something different and challenging to do over the break.

Each day runs from 8:30am - 4:00pm. Youngsters can take part for a day or the entire week.

Anyone wanting more details can phone Manukau On The Move on 275 8399.

END

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 
Howard Davis Article: A Musical Axis - Brahms, Wagner, Sibelius

Brahms' warm and exquisitely subtle Symphony No. 3 in F major, Wagner's irrepressibly sentimental symphonic poem Siegfried Idyll, and Sibelius' chilling and immensely challenging Violin Concerto in D minor exemplify distinct stages of development in a tangled and convoluted series of skirmishes that came to define subsequent disputes about the nature of post-Romantic orchestral writing well into the following century. More>>

ALSO:

Scoop Review Of Books: A Pale Ghost Writer

Reviewed by Ruth Brassington, Richard Flanagan's new novel is about a novelist hastily ghost-writing the biography of a crook about to go to trial. The reader is kept on a cliff-edge, as the narrator tries to get blood out of his stone man. More>>

Negotiations Begin: Equal Conditions For Men & Women In Professional Football

The trade union representing New Zealand's professional footballers has initiated bargaining for an agreement securing equal terms and conditions for men and women. If negotiated, it will be the first agreement of its kind in the world. More>>

ALSO:


New Zealand Wars Commemoration: Witi Ihimaera's Sleeps Standing Moetū

The second of several articles to mark Rā Maumahara, remembering the New Zealand Land Wars. The first was a Q&A with Vincent O’Malley, author of The Great War for New Zealand: Waikato 1800–2000. More>>

ALSO:


Howard Davis Review: Conflict & Resistance - Ria Hall's Rules of Engagement

From the aftermath of war through colonisation to her own personal convictions, Hall's new CD addresses current issues and social problems on multiple levels, confirming her position as a polemical and preeminent voice on the indigenous NZ music scene. More>>

 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • CULTURE
  • HEALTH
  • EDUCATION
 
 
  • Wellington
  • Christchurch
  • Auckland