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Lance Burdett coming to Richmond and Golden Bay

From the front line to the back paddocks.

Join safety, wellness and resilience expert Lance Burdett as he tours rural New Zealand.

Lance has worked with elite international, tactical units across police, the military, emergency services, prisons and the FBI.

Now he focuses his time on helping people understand the pressures on our brains and how to handle them.

Following a packed tour of the North Island rural communities, your local Rural Support Trusts are bringing Lance to you. Join your neighbours, friends and other rural people at Lance's specialists presentations:

  • Why we remember and exaggerate negative things
  • Why we worry
  • How self-talk can lead to negative self-talk
  • How to beat rural challenges like isolation and change

Lance can show you how and why the glut of information we get nowadays causes trouble, and what is happening with our brains when we get stressed.

He's loaded with tips and tricks you will want to start using right away to help yourself and others in your family and community. 


  • Richmond - Wednesday 22 May, the Headingly Centre
    Rural professionals from 1:30pm-3:30pm
    Rural community from 5:30pm-7pm
  • Golden Bay - Thursday 23 May, Golden Bay Recreation Centre
    Rural professionals from 3pm to 5pm
    Rural community from 6pm to 7:30pm

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