Employment

Meet our 2016-17 team

Fancy joining our awesome Kayak team for the upcoming 2017-18 summer season in Fiordland?   Then check out What You Need To Know, the Employment Page and fill in an Application Form.

Email us with your details or if you have any questions:  kayaks@GoOrange.nz

While you're here, meet some of last season's team members below...

Megan

Megan

Kayak Base Admin Guru

Describe yourself: Chatty, happy and friendly.
I couldn't live without: My boys!
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: The latest Te Anau goss!
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: Key summit - happy memories and a great view.

Scott

Scott

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: 
I couldn't live without: 
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: 
What is your favourite place in NZ and why:

Lisa

Lisa

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: There is no explanation that I can give that is accurate enough!
I couldn't live without: Chocolate, chocolate, chocolate.
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: 10 seconds is a long time, I wouldn't want them to suffer for that long. No talking ha. 
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: On a serious note, everywhere in New Zealand has it's own beauty. I favour the moment. 

Mop

Mop

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: 
I couldn't live without: 
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: 
What is your favourite place in NZ and why:

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Tobias

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: Great banter.
I couldn't live without: Friends and family.
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: Don't regret anything, it makes you who you are.
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: Queenstown - great atmosphere and plenty to do.

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Jeff

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: Enthusiastic, fun and eager to learn.
I couldn't live without: My stone collection.
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: Life is as good as you make it, so just smile :)
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: Anywhere with mountains (Fiordland yo!)

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Matiu

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: Cheerful, friendly and full of life.
I couldn't live without: My pie maker and my paddle collection.
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: BOOF! 
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: Hollyford Valley - the most beautiful valley in the country, nay world, nay universe, nay galaxy!

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Logan

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: Relaxed outdoors person with a lot to say.
I couldn't live without: Kayaking.
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: Live, love, laugh.
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: All of it for different reasons.

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Kayla

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: Happy, funny, excitable, relaxed and easy-going. 
I couldn't live without: Adventure / missions.
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: Do what makes you happy.
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: Mavora Lakes - My family goes there every winter and we create the best memories adventuring in the snow with our dog.

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Joel

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: I love adventures!
I couldn't live without: Music, of any kind.
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: You cannot fight hate with hate, spread the love.
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: Wherever I am is the best place, new memories and moments are what you live for. 

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Bailey

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: Pretty chill. Keen for adventures!
I couldn't live without: Nature.
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: I would enjoy the silence.
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: Northland. Best beaches in the world and my home.

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Aiden

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: Happy, adventurous, fun.
I couldn't live without: The sea
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: You're alive so you might as well be smiling!
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: Coromandel Peninsula or Fiordland, can't decide!

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Blake

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: Reincarnation of Seth Rogan
I couldn't live without: My legs and arms! I would get very bored. 
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: The path that is chosen is chosen by you.
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: Whakapapa ski field at Mount Ruapehu for the unforgettable sun sets and sunrises. 

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Ollie

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: Adventurous, fun, AWESOME!
I couldn't live without: Kayaking (and oxygen).
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: G.O.K LYFE!
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: Fiordland/Milford Sound

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Blythe

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: Creative, easy-going, fun.
I couldn't live without: My bicycle 
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: DON"T USE PLASTIC BAGS!
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: Wanaka, because it is beautiful and relaxed. 

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Tim

Kayak Guide

Describe yourself: Tall & quick on my feet
I couldn't live without: Tarragon
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: Hard to say really
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: Home, thats where the family is

Aaron

Aaron

Driver/Boat Crew/Cycle Guide

Describe yourself: Big Friendly Giant 
I couldn't live without: My camera. I love taking photos and what better place to do it. 
If the world was silent for 10 secs, what would you say: Stop what you are doing, I need to take a photo.
What is your favourite place in NZ and why: West Coast - beaches, mountains, rivers, lakes, peace and quiet. Beauty all around you.