Neil Silverwood is a nationally qualified outdoor guide and instructor with more than 20 years of experience in the industry. He is available for tertiary courses and guiding for film projects. Neil is an expert rigger and has guided film crews and talent in some of New Zealand's toughest outdoor environments. He is a co-founder of the New Zealand Caving School.


  • NZOIA Bush II

  • NZOIA Cave II

  • NZOIA Rock I

  • Avalanche I

  • Pre-Hospital Emergency Care (PHEC)

  • IRATA Level 1

NZOIA Website | IRATA Website

Member: New Zealand Speleological Society (NZSS), New Zealand Alpine Club (NZAC)


Neil has a range of specialist caving and film lighting equipment available for hire.

To learn more or discuss a booking, contact Neil.