Wonderful Wai

Designed specifically for schools in the Taupō District, and supported by TDC, Wonderful Wai I & II provide  stormwater education to students, along with free transport to the Tongariro National Trout Centre for their field trip. Teachers receive Wonderful Wai teaching packs including lesson plans and worksheets.

Field Trips (typically 10am-2pm):

Wonderful Wai I

  • Years 3 & 4

  • Learn about habitat and water quality

  • Experience catching a trout in our childrens' fishing pond

Wonderful Wai II

  • Years 5 & 6

  • Focus on pollutants and pathways

  • Investigate in-stream critters, along with the concept of 'indicator species'

Taupō teachers interested in Wonderful Wai can download the resources here:

Please contact us to discuss your options