If you are planning a day of adventure at Skyline Rotorua or just looking for a fantastic family friendly dining option, don't miss visiting The Market Kitchen. They serve up the best of international and Kiwiana cuisine, with everything from gourmet pies and bakery food, to pizza, fish and chips, deli selections, ice cream and of course great coffee.
Whether your family is after action and adventure, a more relaxing day, or a mixture, you will be able to choose your perfect day out at Skyline Rotorua no matter the weather. Choose from the Gondola, Luge, Mountain Biking,Stargazing, Ziplining, and Skyswing, plus there are relaxing and refueling options at the Market Kitchen Cafe, Stratosfare Restaurant and Bar or the Volcanic Hills Winery.
The Gateau House' 7 Auckland locations are the perfect place for a special family treat or to get a beautiful and delicious cake or gateaux for a special occasion. Handcrafted from the finest quality ingredients, The Gateau House will leave your family with a tasty impression!
High excitement, stomach churning and a great confidence builder - come and test your family by taking on an Adrenalin Forest aerial obstacle course. Not just a test of physical skills, you will also need to stretch your brain to work out the best way to conquer a variety of obstacles across the six increasingly harder levels - will you complete all of them? Christchurch, Wellington, Bay of Plenty and now Auckland!
The Cafe's in Kings Plant Barns are a fabulous destination in their own right. Each Café offers friendly service, a family friendly atmosphere, an excellent variety of food options, and great coffee. Meet a friend or pop in and relax in a peaceful garden environment. Coming soon - a brand new café in Botany is under development and will be open early 2020!
If you are visiting Waitomo Adventures or the Waitomo area, make sure you pop into the Café @ Waitomo Adventures to refresh and re-fuel. All the food is made fresh onsite from fresh, locally-grown, organic ingredients wherever possible. The passionate baristas serve up delicious coffee from Flight Coffee and tea from Tea Total. Open from 7.30am daily, there is a breakfast menu and a main menu plus inspired cabinet food available until 5.00pm.
Waitomo Adventures have such a wide range of activities available that no matter what your age there is a breathtaking adventure waiting for you. The Troll Cave is perfect for families - 100% weather-proof, fully accessible and you even get to meet a troll! For the older (age restrictions apply) and bolder there are a selection of half or full day options that include caves with abseiling, caves without abseiling, blackwater rafting, glowworms, waterfalls, limestone formations and more!
Come and see the amazing line-up of fresh and original, high quality hand-made craft! With new stallholders joining all the time, there's always something new to discover. Craft Harvest markets are held on the fourth Saturday of the month with extra markets during the lead up to Christmas.
Come shopping at Parnell Farmers' Market this weekend! Bump into friends, have a coffee and stock up on the freshest fruit, vegetables, meat, flowers, delectable bakery, deli produce and more, brought to you by the producers themselves. Join in the community fun suitable for all the family.
KidsHQ SuperMeals are all-natural, healthy frozen meals, made especially for toddlers and growing children and adults love them too! They're perfect for when you're short on time and want to give your kids a home-style nutritious meal, packed with veges. Available in 2 sizes plus we have vegetarian, dairy-free and gluten-free options. Make sure you keep an eye on our monthly specials.
Create family memories while creating a special keepsake at Paint the Earth. Choose a piece from our huge range of plates & figurines and then get painting! You can trace, stencil or free hand the design - anything goes! Prices per piece start from $20 and that includes the paint, glaze and firing. It's best to book to avoid disappointment.
Discover how early European settlers lived in the mid to late 1800's at our open air museum. The Village has a variety of buildings to explore including rustic cottages and houses, a church, school, flour mill, blacksmiths, and courthouse all surrounded by beautiful grounds.
Over 1,000 square meters of connected trampolines, dodgeball court and more. Gravity is the perfect family friendly activity to get active and have fun with your children! Our spectators platform is in the middle of all the action allowing you to feel a part of the amazing gravity experience.
Take the kids out for the trip of a life time! Just 90 minutes from Christchurch, board the big “Black Cat” catamaran in majestic Akaroa Harbour and see the world’s rarest & smallest dolphin – the Hector’s dolphin, penguins, seals and more!Choose from a 2-hour Akaroa Harbour Nature Cruise or for an incredible adventure get up close and swim with the dolphins*!! (T’s and C’s apply).
Putters Paradice is a 13 hole indoor miniature golf course filled with crazy, unique and quirky holes.Tee off at Slap Shots ice rink and score a goal, putt your way into space at Golfers of the Galaxy or try get a hole in one. Suitable for all ages. Book online and check out our special Family Pass prices. We also host birthday parties!
Wairakei Resort offers tranquil 4-star accommodation set amidst a stunning thermal valley. The Pavilion Restaurant provides a relaxed ambience for all day dining. During the week you can choose from the extensive menu (special kids menu available) while on Saturday and Sundays there are themed buffets which are a favourite with the locals.
Breakout is a live escape room game located in Auckland and is the perfect family activity. Choose from five themed rooms to be locked in. To escape, you have one hour to work as a team to search for clues and solve a series of puzzles and mysteries using only your brain. There are no physical activities or challenges involved.
Become a space pirate or master archer. Play virtual laser tag, paintball, or minigolf. Incredibly intuitive, our vast range of VR games suit all experience levels. Perfect for school holiday and family fun - play alone or in multiplayer groups . 6+ years.
Dive into an intriguing underwater world by visiting SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium in Auckland. Get closer than ever to fascinating sea creatures and marine life such as sharks, sea turtles, stingrays, octopuses and an array of colourful tropical fish.