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Amazing Group Experiences

Amazing group experiences are our speciality!

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Organise an outstanding church or school camp, corporate retreat or conference that your team will talk about for years to come! Orama Oasis offers the greatest range of accommodation on Great Barrier Island – from modern seaside cabins to rustic bunk rooms. We also offer a full catering service for up to 120 people.

The Orama Oasis property features a tranquil beach, expansive grounds, a safe pre-school play area, a playground, huge dining hall with sea views, commercial kitchen/catering options, well equipped conference rooms with AV facilities, recreation hall, laundry, small shop, wifi, public phone and library.

Of course, travelling here adds to the sense of adventure and you’ll find learning opportunities can be greatly enhanced as people share new and different experiences in our stunning natural setting. Many have commented that the Christian heritage and spiritual nature of Orama greatly enriches their experience.


Comfortable accommodation

for 10-120

Play area, trampoline & park-like grounds

Safe beach with wharf & floating dock

Seaview bedroom Volleyball on the front lawn Dolphins by the jetty

We offer the widest range of accommodation on Great Barrier Island - something to suit every group, and every budget.

Enjoy the expansive flat lawn in front of our main lodge – ideal for a game of soccer, a group meeting in the fresh outdoors, or a tent village!

The picturesque beach front is a calm tidal inlet, ideal for swimming. Orama has its own wharf and floating dock for all tide, easy boat access – it’s also a popular fishing and swimming spot!


Dining and recreation halls

Commercial kitchen or catering options

Conference rooms and AV equipment

Dining Room Commercial kitchen Lecture room

The spacious dining room can seat 120 people comfortably and offers spectacular views of Karaka Bay. The recreation hall is ideal for badminton and half court basketball or just to practice those long shots at goal.

Our commercial kitchen specializes in tasty, nutritious, café style food for groups of all sizes.

Find out more about catering options.

Orama’s lecture room is in the main lodge and accommodates up to 60 people. We have two large white boards, lecture tables suitable for laptops, comfortable chairs and a data projector available.


Groups we have worked with




Hands on bible Youth tug of war Koru

Youth Groups

Event & Conference Groups

Clubs & Teams

Youth singing Youth group Team


Sports & Recreation

Walks & Places to Go

Swimming & Kayaking

Boats at waters edge Kauri dam Kayak meets dolphin
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for an amazing group adventure!


Orama Oasis is a dynamic Christian community based on Great Barrier Island with a vibrant history of restoring and equipping people for life’s journey. Every year more than 2500 visitors come to enjoy a holiday adventure, a spiritual retreat or a training school at Orama ... Read more

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