ATWC Leadership Camp Jan 2019

January 31, 2019By oramaoasisCommunity News, News

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

A Day with Brad Jersak

July 20, 2018By oramaoasisNews

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

Great Barrier Island Awarded Dark Sky Status

June 20, 2017By Jess CooperNews, Photography

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

ATWC Camp 2017

February 28, 2017By oramaoasisNews

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.