Brookfield Outdoor Education Centre:
Brookfield is an Outdoor Education Centre and permanent campsite used year-round by Scouts, Guides, schools, community groups, and by business houses for team-building exercises. Bequeathed to SCOUTS by the late Miss Mary Crowther in 1958, Brookfield offers a unique environment with native bush, and facilities designed especially for youth leadership training.
Activities available include a lake - with canoes, rafts & lifejacket equipment provided, Challenge & confidence courses, two flying foxes, a swimming pool, two campfire circles, walking & tramping tracks, open areas for games & activities, native bush, mature trees & creek for conservation study, outdoor chapel, eeling, bird-watching, a permanent orienteering course and abseiling.
> Brookfield website and bookings.
Other venues in the Lower North Island Region include Camp Kilsby near Palmerston North and Scoutlands near Wanganui. These venues are also available for hire.
> for more information on these other venues.