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Careys Bay Paddle

Otago

We are very fortunate here in Dunedin to have easy access to nature everywhere we turn and maybe the best being the beautiful Otago harbour which sits on our doorstep.

The ocean and water has remarkable effects on our health and wellbeing so why not come and experience it for yourself? You might even have a friend, work mate or whanau member who could benefit, so why not bring them along?

Meet us at Careys Bay opposite the Carey's Bay Historical Hotel for a short paddle. Any craft welcome, the only rule is that it is people-powered. Afterwards, join us for coffee at the Carey's Bay Hotel.

The 5 natural ways

Five natural ways to wellbeing

Connect

Me Whakawhanaunga 

Connecting with nature is great for you! The beauty is in how simple it can be. Remember if you can’t get outside, you can always bring the outdoors in.

 

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Give

Tukua

Nature provides, it gives everything needed to not only survive, but thrive. Here’s some cool ways you can give back to nature:

 

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Take notice

 Me aro tonu

It's common to go about your daily life, oblivious to your natural environment. Take some time to be mindful of what’s happening around you.

 

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Keep learning

Me ako tonu

There’s always something new to learn and discover when you interact with nature:

 

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Be active

Me kori tonu

Getting outside exposure and exercising is good for your overall health and wellbeing, plus it strengthens you connection with nature:

 

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