Through the EOTC programmes, boys develop their social, physical and emotional skills, while facing challenges that develop their resilience, perseverance and confidence.
Classes spend four days and three nights at Peter Snell Youth Village in Whangaparaoa. The boys experience pursuits such as kayaking, climbing, archery, and team-building exercises. For many, this is the first time away from home for an extended period.
Classes spend a week at The Marine Education and Recreation Centre (MERC) located on Auckland’s North Shore. The focus for this camp is water based and the boys are given opportunities to explore the marine environment. Activities include kayaking, surfing, marine education, abseiling, rock climbing, confidence and team-building pursuits. All activities are led by professionally qualified instructors.
Year 6 rise to the challenges of a week’s camp at Kauaeranga Valley Christian Camp. The highlights include kayaking, archery, target shooting, BMX riding, go-karting and a challenging overnight tramp where boys take responsibility to carry all their own supplies for the two days