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Michelle

  • Corporate health and wellbeing programs

    Outdoorsy NZ can inject some sunshine into your corporate health and wellbeing program. These days, we lead increasingly technological lives. It’s becoming critical to counterbalance the digital overload with quality time…

  • WE HELP MUMS FIT MORE OF THE OUTSIDE IN

    Want to feel adventurous, raise outdoorsy kids, and develop an energetic, happy sense of well-being? Hi, I’m Michelle, outdoorsy mama to two exuberant young boys. You are in the right place!…

  • Hiking to the Pinnacles hut with kids

    The Pinnacles hut, located near Thames in the Coromandel Forest Park, is a great hut to visit with children in tow. Sleeping 80 people¬†in two large, airy bunkrooms, it is the…

  • Just GO! Get Outdoors Week

    New Zealanders are blessed with one of the most exciting ‘backyards’ on the planet, perfect for family adventures. This week it is being celebrated by NZ’s outdoor recreation, outdoor safety, and…

  • How to encourage your kids to hike

    Hiking with your kids can be so rewarding. It can also be a total mission! But persevere. Some of the best conversations I’ve ever had with my littles have been out…

  • The Hollyford Track, Fiordland

    How is it that there can be places which are completely overwhelming, and totally calming at the same time? Recently, Mum and I hiked down the verdant Hollyford Valley. This gem…

  • How to find more TIME to get outdoors

    Coming up with practical ways to get more quality time outdoors either with your kids, your friends, your partner, or by yourself is a challenge well worth tackling. There’s a heck…