Introduction: We are a registered Non Profit Organisation operating an Outdoor Education Centre at our Grahamstown. (We also have another venue in Hogsback.) We aim to promote environmental and social awareness, cross cultural appreciation and the development of Life skills our facilities and the natural setting of our centres in order to assist all with a special focus on disadvantaged children.
Country: South Africa
Province: Eastern Cape
Local Area / nearest centre: Grahamstown (Map below)
Travel Time from main centre: Port Elizabeth to Grahamstown 1 hour
Group / event types: School, Church, Corporate, Sport
Exclusive use: No, two groups may be on site at same time.
Capacity total No. of Beds: 34 at Grahamstown
Accommodation Types: Two dormitory rooms with 15 beds each and 2 teachers rooms sleeping two adults
Catering options: Self cater, Part catered, Fully Catered
Special Diets: N/A
Average Pricing pppn (Per Person Per Night) as at: Jan to Dec 2016 Currency: Rand (ZAR)
R 135pppn Self-catered,
R 325pppn Catered
Facilities: Ropes course, group dynamics, hikes, night hike, abseiling and various other adventure activities.
Ablutions: Dormitories have shared bathrooms per gender. Hot water is only available in the evening for the students.
The adults have separate bathrooms which they will need to share with the other adults in their group. The adults accommodation has hot water 24/7.
Hall in Grahamstown: Dining hall with seating
Environment: Nature reserve
In the Grahamstown area: Sky diving Centre just out side town and the National arts festival in June/July.
Programmes: Team-building, leadership identification & development, environmental education, fun & adventure / outdoor experience, personal development, conflict resolution.
Activities at Grahamstown: Ropes course, group dynamics, hikes, night hike, abseiling and various other adventure activities.
Facilitators ratio: Not specified
Requirements list: Cutlery, plastic crockery are supplied by venue for teachers and learners / youth.
We provide one blanket and one pillow per person all additional bedding and towel will need to be brought with by the client.
Malaria risk: None
Other medical inoculations / immunisations required: N/A
Weather & Dress: Can be hot in summer and very cold in winter and therefore appropriate clothing for these conditions is necessity. hat, suncream and a wind breaker are a must. all clothes should be rough and tumble wear e.g. not your brand new white levi’s.
Testimonials / Sample Client List: St Andrews, DSG, Hudson primary and high, Stirling primary and high, Collegiate primary, Greenwood primary, Keiskamma trust, Rhodes University, University of Fort Hare and various corporate groups
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