We were privileged to host 10 boys aged 14 to 16 from Sir Edmund Hillary Collegiate in Otara. These boys were selected to by ATWC staff for a leadership programme run by ATWC’s Social Works In Schools. Each of the boys had been identified by their schools as being in need of more support to … Read More
On Friday 20th July 2018 about 60 people (including members of the public, church leaders, educators, counselors and a mix of Orama staff, trustees, members) attended the Brad Jersak workshops at Auckland’s Holy Trinity Cathedral. The workshops were awesome and followed a 2 day visit by Brad and his wife Eden to Orama earlier in the week where we were … Read More
It is now official. After months of anticipation the local board’s application for Great Barrier to be a Dark Skies Sanctuary has been successful. You can read about it here. This is a fantastic development opportunity for the island and for Orama. Orama will be integral to offering official Dark Skies experiences here in the … Read More
The Tripper Society filmed the ATWC 2017 camp at Orama and captured the joy of the children and their mums who stayed with us for 5 days of fun and teaching.