Venue & Facilities


For more than 10 years Dance Camp Aotearoa has been held at the Omatua Guiding Centre, Hawke's Bay (  This site is situated in a peaceful and attractive spot on a bank of a safely flowing river.

In recent years it has become increasingly confining to the development of camp, in particular, our offerings for teens and space for camping.  There have been many exhaustive searches for a new home for Dance Camp Aotearoa, and the Core Group was excited to discover Mountain Valley Adventure Lodge (  The suitability of this venue is being reviewed, with two further options being considered. The Core Group is consulting widely in the process of finalising a decision in the coming weeks.