Welcome to Southern Approach

Bringing the world’s best toys to the world’s best playground.

We source the best adventure and outdoor equipment from around the world, and bring it to you with all the advice and know-how necessary to assist you in making your next adventure equipment purchase.

Southern Approach is an outdoor wholesaler and distributor in New Zealand, offering quality products within the outdoor market. We source the world’s best brands and deliver quality gear. Whether it’s climbing, skiing, tramping or camping, we’ve got it.


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Latest News

  • Inov-8 Roclite best shoe for the Coast to Coast

    Dougal Allan, Coast to Coast Champion 2019, shares why he wears Inov-8 Roclite shoes on this event.

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  • Spring Challenge Cromwell

    Over 1,400 inspiring women took part in the world’s biggest adventure race with Team XXX crossing the finish line in first place, taking out the 9-hour category at Spring Challenge Cromwell.

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  • Sam Shaw’s EWS Diary

    Sam shares the day to day ups and downs (literally) of riding the EWS tour.

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