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Perfect venue for school trips.

The paddleboat takes up to 48 students to explore the natural and man made features of Lake Whakamaru, the Waikato River.

We can help you design a programme for Physics, History, Environmental Studies, Geology, Botany or, Zoology students, to put the sights and experiences on the trip into a context related to their field of study.

• Learn the about the history of Mangakino and discover Lake Whakamaru

• Hear about the Waikato River, the longest river in New Zealand

• Find out about the hydro-dams and power stations and how electricity is generated

• Check out native forests, plants and birds

• Participate in fun activities: - kayaking, biking the river trail, climbing wall, flying fox, air rifle range, archery, outdoor giant chess, go-kart track, and much more.

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