Based in the Avarua area, partnering with local schools, govt, organisations & stakeholders.



15 - 22 Apr 2023

The course takes place during the term three school holidays, and dates are inclusive of travel.


Yr 11(Aus only), 12 & 13 students

Open to senior high students in leadership roles or with potential. Limited to 40 spaces for NZ/Aus/Intl students, and 20 Cook Is students. 


NZ students NZD$4200

Aus students NZD$5200

Cook Is students NZD$100

Food, accommodation, course materials and international flights are included. Other intl students pay your own intl flights.

All student applications will be screened within 24 hours. You will then be notified of your selection.

Due to popular demand for our courses, your space will only be guaranteed once a 10% deposit is paid.

Students will be notified if their preferred course dates have become full.

What's Included:
  • 7 nights hostel style accommodation*

  • International return flights from NZ/Aus to Cook Islands

  • Domestic travel on Cook Islands

  • All food (breakfast, lunch, dinner & snacks)

  • All course materials (e.g. for activities and exercises)

  • Programme t-shirt, notebooks, backpack


*Separate sleeping arrangements for males and females.

What's Not Included:
  • Domestic travel to and from your international airport, which is the group place of departure. All participants' travel connections will be checked by our Programme Coordinator, with phone and email support available.

  • International travel insurance. Students will be required to arrange their own trip and cancellation insurance.

  • International students, not from NZ or Aus, will be required to book and purchase your own international flights to join our scheduled programme.

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