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Nikon NZ introduced the 360 degree camera at Skydive Auckland to capture one of our sport skydiver's life mission. Sue is an adventurous skydiver, obsessed with her sport. She realised her mission when she could combine it with her passion for charity. Hurtling through the big blue sky she is creating a long-lasting impact for the less fortunate.

VIDEO: https://www.facebook.com/NikonNZ/videos/10154082188949611/

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Skydive Auckland are GREEN!

At Skydive Auckland we make every effort to adopt responsible tourism practices. This week is national recycling week - a great opportunity for everyone to do a little bit extra to keep NZ beautiful.

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It's our 5th Birthday!

To thank the local community for all their support we want to give a present. Book for 5 people between Thursday 8th December and Sunday 11th December and we'll give you the 5th skydive for free!
Book your group of 5 people directly with Skydive Auckland by Monday 5th December. Then on the day just bring proof that you live in Auckland. Not in conjunction with any other offer. Terms & conditions apply.

Skydiving grannies' 90th birthday jump

Skydiving granny reckons her 90th birthday outclassed the Queen's dull birthday

"You can bet what you like that the Queen, who's also 90 - she won't be diving off a plane. She had the dullest birthday you could imagine," Irene says.

The north Auckland resident, who lives in Mairangi Bay's Knightsbridge Village, used her 90th birthday celebration as an excuse to knock another item off her bucket list: Jumping from a plane nearly 3 kilometres above Parakai.

"It was lovely. You could see Rangitoto, East Coast, West Coast, Helensville - everything laid out before us. I'd recommend it to anybody. It's a terrific experience,"

Read more about Irene and see her skydive.

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2016 Certificate of Excellence

We've done it again. This Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor celebrates hospitality businesses who have earned great traveller reviews over the past year.

Click here to visit our TripAdvisor page.

 

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31st July 2016 - Destiny Rescue

Destiny Rescue have recently launched their Rescue A Child Challenge and we have partnered with them.

Raise $1500 to free a child from sexual slavery and Destiny Rescue will pay for you to experience the ultimate freefall from 13,000ft over Auckland's stunning landscape.

Find out more information and sign up to Rescue A Child

9th April 2016 - Jump for Cancer at Skydive Auckland

Cancer Society Auckland Northland have partnered with Skydive Auckland to offer a free skydive experience in exchange for raising a minimum $1000* to provide care, comfort and hope for people going through cancer.

Jump on this date with other Cancer Society fundraisers, or alternatively, you can participate any day you like.

Find out more information or sign up to Jump for Cancer

2nd April 2016 - SPCA 'Jump to the Rescue' at Skydive Auckland

'Jump to the Rescue' for SPCA Auckland and you will experience the thrill of a 13,000 ft. tandem skydive while raising vital funds for Auckland's abused, abandoned and unloved animals. Raise over $880 and you'll get to jump for free!

Reach speeds of up to 200kph during an exhilarating 45 seconds of freefall before your parachute opens and you can enjoy the breathtaking views as you float gracefully back to earth.

Find out more information or sign up to Jump to the Rescue