Nathan Fa'avae

Nathan Fa'avae, Nelson, New Zealand

Ten Events Ltd, Outdoor Educator, Adventure Racer

Nathan joins the Natural Phenomena Conference with a few feathers in his cap. He is a highly qualified and acclaimed Outdoor Educator having worked as an Outward Bound instructor and Ambassador. He is currently the Patron of Whenua iti Outdoors and is known for his work with at-risk long-term unemployed youth.
An entrepreneur in the adventure industry, Nathan has won a New Zealand business award in the adventure tourism sector. His events company hosts the biggest adventure race in the world - the Spring Challenge. He is a founding director of outdoor nutrition company, Absolute Wilderness freeze dried meals. In his spare time, Nathan captains the country's elite adventure racing team.

Keynote Presentation: Expanding Perceptions, Adventure Parenting

The father of three teenage children, Nathan will share stories of how he and his wife have raised their children including their aims, philosophies and actions. Be warned! What he calls family holidays most would call major expeditions.

Nathan Fa'avae