Screen Shot 2015-06-08 at 18.35.31YAKUSHIMA EXPERIENCE HEAD GUIDE & FOUNDER

Cameron Riki Joyce 

Rotorua, New Zealand

Ko Waikato me Ngapuhi nga iwi mo taku tuupuna….

Yakushima Experience Founder

Yakushima Experience Founder Cameron

Miyanouradake – 1935m

Greenstone Treasure!

Outdoor Adventure Experience

ACTIVENEWZEALAND – Lead Guide & Driver http://activenewzealand.com/

Bungy Jump Master (NZ & Japan) – Jump Co-ordinator http://www.bungy.co.nz/

Canyoning Photographer – http://canyons.jp

Paragliding Pilot – Solo Pilot http://www.elevation.co.nz/

NZ Wilderness Trust – Guide/Driver (Eco-projects) http://www.doc.govt.nz/

Cycle Messenger

Coronet Peak Launch

Bungy in Japan

Mueller Hut


Lake Angelus Hike



Official Certified Guide of Yakushima

Satono Yamazaki 

Tokyo, Japan

Pacific Ocean!


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Satono Yamazaki

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Mt Miyanoura

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Mother of a lovely son



Outdoor Adventure Experience

Wilderness  Medical Associates Advanced First Aid 2016

Matsubanda Kotsu Bus Guide (Yakushima) – 

Bungy Jump Reception (Japan) –  http://www.bungy.co.nz/

Outdoor Chef (Japan)  – http://canyons.jp

Great Barrier Reef Scuba Safety

Rescue Diving license (PADI)


Satono was born in Tokyo but had her eyes on the mountains and waters from a young age.  She was fortunate enough to be able to see Mt Fuji from her family home, and this made it`s mark.

As a young woman Satono went to work in Cairns, Australia.  There she discovered a variety of outdoors activities and sports.  Working for a scuba company by providing safety briefings to Japanese clients, Satono was able to spend lots of time amongst the beautiful ocean  reefs of the Great Barrier.

Once back in Japan Satono split her time between photography work in Tokyo and the outdoor community in Minakami, Gunma.  After working for a canyoning company providing lunches for hungry rafters and canyoners for a while she met up with Cameron who was a photographer for the canyoning trips.

Some time later as the bungy jump Cameron came to set up was fully operational, they both worked to assist adventure seekers have an unforgettable adrenaline experience.    

After discovering Yakushima a few years later, Cameron and Satono were finally able to set up there own outdoor company, incorporating the many years of experience between them, and offering the personal approach to guiding they both preferred……