TRIBE - Natural Learning Family Camp

2017 camp was awesome.  Now time to SAVE THE DATES for 2018 -  12-16th October 2018 

What:  The Spring Unschooling North Island NZ Retreat: 'TRIBE - Spring Natural Learning Family Camp'
Where: Waitawheta Camp
When: 8am Sat 14th Oct – 12pm Tues 17th Oct 2017.  

(If you would like to help set up you are welcome to arrive from 1.30pm Friday 13th.)
Who: The doors are open for all unschooling families and people supportive of unschooling. (young families considering unschooling are more than welcome) 

Registrations are NOW FULL - Please still register if you would like to be on the waitlist - REGISTER HERE

This camp can take up to 150 people with room for bunkrooms, tenting, & motorhomes.

Per night costs:
5 years and over - $12 per person Friday and Saturday night each, and $10 per person Sunday and Monday night each. (camp facilities charges a weekend rate)

i.e family of four, two adults, two over 5 yrs for two nights = $48 fo Sat night & $40 for Sun night.
4 years and under are free

Flat sundry charge of $10 per family to cover things like toilet paper, teas, cleaning products, paper and pens for discussions and forums etc. 

(price the same for camping and bunkrooms).


Day visitors are welcome.  Please make yourself known to the camp co-ordinators when you arrive - Lucy, and Renee, so they can make sure you receive a warm welcome.   Please also register in advance. Charge of $3 per person over the age of 5 yrs if just coming for one day.

You are welcome to stay and participate in dinner also.   Just bring along your contributions to add in.  


If you can afford it please consider putting in a few extra dollars to help subsidise registration for families who are currently in a position where they are unable to pay the full amount. In your rego email please mention how much extra you'd like to gift, and include that in the bank transfer. And if you would like to come but would like some financial help to do so please include that on your rego.


The koha fund could potentially help out with transport costs etc., not just limited to the camp fees. Offer extends to those who have already booked and/or paid.
Drop me a line on or add it in the details of the registration form

You will find all the information that you need related to this camp on this website.  
You can find the event page here on Facebook.