Peter Snell Youth Village

Peter Snell Youth Village

Peter Snell Youth Village

Located on the Hibiscus Coast’s Whangaparaoa Peninsula, only 40 minutes north of Auckland. Set in picturesque surroundings on 27 acres with bush and sea views. The tranquil atmosphere lends itself to fun, relaxation and learning.

The setting:
Located on the Hibiscus Coast’s Whangaparaoa Peninsula, only 40 minutes north of Auckland. Set in picturesque surroundings on 27 acres with bush and sea views. The tranquil atmosphere lends itself to fun, relaxation and learning.

Attractions:
27 acres of bush including four acres of park-like grounds including lawns, playing field, native bush walks, beach track, and adventure playground. Beach is ideal for rocky shore studies, as well as being safe for swimming, snorkeling, boating and fishing. In addition to our onsite attractions; within minutes are Gulf Harbour Marina (daily ferry service to Auckland City and ferries for day trips to Tiri or Kawau Islands), Shakespeare Regional Park (farm tours and coastal walks), HBC Leisure Centre, and the Pacific Plaza shopping mall. 30 minutes away are the Waiwera Thermal Pools and Wenderholm Regional Park.

On-site activities:
• Abseiling
• Adventure playground
• Air rifles
• Archery
• Beach walk (rocky shore)
• Bivouac building
• Burma Trail
• Slippery Slide
• Initiative course
• Outdoor cooking
• Kayaking*
• Sailing*
• Trampoline
• Team building
• Tenting
• Water slide
• Frisbee Golf
• Orienteering
(* Available, through an outside provider)

Facilities: Main Camp:
• Fully catered, cutlery and crockery provided
• Carpeted dining room seats up to 100 people
• Accommodates 88 (East Wing 34, West Wing 54)
• Comfortable bunks and mattresses in fully carpeted cabins
• Bathrooms with gas water heating
• Carpeted recreation hall seats 120
• TV, video, DVD player,whiteboard, OHP, table tennis and sound system available on request. Data projector for hire
Lower Camp:
• Self catered, cutlery and crockery provided
• Cottage kitchen with two ovens, two fridge-freezers, kitchen equipment, toaster, microwave and zip
• Accommodates 20 in three cabins
• Dining/lounge with table and chairs. TV and video available on request
• Separate toilet and shower block

Cost: Please contact the camp office for current pricing and assistance in planning your camp.

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