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Jump Off A Cliff

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Timperley Rd | Parua Bay, Whangarei Heads 0174, New Zealand
+64 9-436 0536
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First time abseiling!

Conrad is a very encouraging instructor who provides clear instructions. I am very afraid of height... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
Ly W
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So much fun and a great day out!

Had a great time with my friends abseiling at Whangarei Heads. The guide/owner was very friendly... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
ijoymama
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Whangarei Heads, New Zealand
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Abseiling, or rappelling, is an adventure activity suitable for all skill levels. Get a thrill jumping off a cliff, while taking in the majestic native scenery. Located in the awesome landscapes of the Whangarei Heads, with unique views consisting of Mt Manaia, Whangarei and Ocean Beaches off the Northland East Coast, abseiling in New Zealand provides for an enjoyable and memorable experience. Bookings And Enquiries Course Information Open to the public Saturday 12:30-4:00pm and Sundays and school holidays from 9am till 4pm. All other times by bookings and appointments only. Abseil gear is provided (just bring some appropriate footwear). The abseil cycle takes about 2.5 hours and includes three cliffs, 'Jumpstart' which trains the novice on technique. 'Avatar', a 30m cliff desenting through a native forest and 'Devils Chin' which is a 40m overhang through a native forest canopy. Costs $80.00 per person - discounts for group bookings of 6 or more people. An Instructor will help you safely learn to abseil with 3 main cliffs to choose from. Jumpstart - a practice cliff (as many descents until you feel confident). Avatar - A 30m cliff and overhang (upto 2 descents). Devils Chin - A 60m cliff and overhang (1 descent). Cash only. There is presently no EFT-POS available on site.Some reasonable level of fitness is required. Contact Information: Conrad Newbold Phone: 09 436 0536 Mobile:0211626585 bookings@jumpoffacliff.co.nz Course Outline: The abseil cycle takes about 2.5 hours and includes three cliffs, 'Jumpstart' which trains the novice on technique. 'Avatar', a 30m cliff desenting through a native forest and 'Devils Chin' which is a 40m overhang through a native forest canopy. Open Hours: Open to the public Saturday 12:30-4:00pm, Sundays and school holidays from 9am till 4pm. All other times by bookings and appointments only. Abseiling is a unique and exciting way to interact with the local landscape. The great thing about abseiling, is that it's not hard to learn. After a just a few lessons, you'll be jumping off cliffs with confidence. Jump Off A Cliff NZ caters for all levels of experience with gentle slopes for novices and those that are new to abseiling. Also a range of larger challenges for the intermediate to advanced levels of skill and confidence. Fun for everyone. Abseiling adventures would be ideal for: Schools - Students doing adventure tourism and business classes. Work - Team Building exercises or Christmas functions. Tourists - Fun way to experience the beauty of the New Zealand outdoors. Search & Rescue Trainees - Build and practice skills they may already have. All required equipment, rope, harness and helmit is provided if neccersary. With a certified trainer, and safety conscious staff and values, you too can enjoy the excitement and beauty of New Zealand rappelling in confidence. Jump Off A Cliff, Whangarei Heads, New Zealand At Jump Off A Cliff NZ we aim to provide an experience of rappelling to those that would like to experience abseiling in an environment that is scenic, enjoyable and safe. At the present stage the basis of 3 abseiling levels, have been anchored and ready to use. Beginning level - training Intermediate level - 30 metres, Advanced level - 60 metres
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Timperley Rd | Parua Bay, Whangarei Heads 0174, New Zealand
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Conrad is a very encouraging instructor who provides clear instructions. I am very afraid of height and still finished all three cliffs :) Joined alone but met some really good local participants who showed me around the area. Thanks two pretty and caring ladies Rachel...More

Thank Ly W
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great time with my friends abseiling at Whangarei Heads. The guide/owner was very friendly and very safety conscious. We had such a good time and the views were incredible. Highly recommend for an adrenaline packed day out!

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Reviewed 22 June 2017

My friend and I were trying to find something adventurous to do in Northland and "Jump off a cliff" was just the thing! We had to shuttle to the location, but the ride was definitely worth it. Once we got there, it was a small...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This was so unbelievably fun! My friend and I are staying in Auckland for the summer and we're looking for adventure. We came across Jump Off a Cliff and decided it sounded like fun. It is located in a beautiful area called whangarei heads where...More

Thank Mackenzie W
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Had a really great time abseiling with Conrad! The views are unreal up there and dropping down those cliffs is great fun! Conrad is sound as a bell and really knows his stuff. Thanks for a great day!

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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Just had a great time abseiling plus Conrad was wonderful. He knows his stuff and he will look after you. Doesnt make you nervous and always reassures you.. would like to do this again with our freinds! TA Conrad from Jett & Christy!

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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I gave my son this as part of a Christmas present, and decided to join in the fun. Conrad is a great guy, very safety conscious, plus obviously experienced in what he does, which is training novices like us to JUMP OFF A CLIFF. Awesome...More

Thank Sharl_Short
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Reviewed 3 February 2017

Me and my partner had an amazing time abseiling with Conrad. He has done great job showing us the robes and making sure everyone was safe and was having fantastic time. It's very safe, but very thrilling experience we will never forget. Highly recommend to...More

Thank anastasia_st
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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We came for fun day out and that's just what we got. We couldn't abseil the biggest rock face as the wind was very strong that day, but we went down all the other ones and had a blast. It was actually much easier than...More

Thank ijoymama
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

Despite the inital nerves, we had a great time abseiling here! Conrad was witty, informative and put us at ease. We felt safe at all times and had a blast. worth it even for the amazing views from the top of the cliffs. Definitely recommend,...More

Thank Ciara N
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