Escape the Northern Hemisphere winter for an incredible summer 'Downunder'. 2 months set amidst stunning mountain, forest and beach environments. Gain insight into Maori and Aboriginal cultures, historical and contemporary society, discover some of the world's most livable cities, and experience firsthand the legendary Australasian welcome. Try hiking, rock climbing, rafting, caving, backpacking, mountain biking, sea kayaking, dolphin swimming, scuba diving, surfing...and more! Pacific Challenge programmes span an ideal middle ground. The programmes take the best elements of the adventure/challenge and personal growth opportunities found in Outward Bound and N.O.L.S style courses. They use those elements alongside relevant college classes to create a valuable, rewarding and unique educational experience.
Pacific Challenge offers unique and extensively-researched study abroad and experiential programmes. Their programs feature a blend of adventure, personal and leadership development, eco-toursim ideals and cultural immersion.
This programme will appeal to students who wish to travel to Australia for part of a semester and gain academic credit. The programme focus is on adventure travel and leadership skills, so a passion for these is a must. Application form and details available online.