Here at The Cross we love to take care of the whole family. Our kids menu is available any time so no need to worry about rumbling tummies, and we're happy to shout the little ones their fluffies too. We have baby change facilities (in both the women’s and men’s bathrooms), plus plenty of space to park up your pram.
Te Maroro Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily and is located beside the lobby of the Jet Park Hotel near Auckland Airport. We offer a tasty Kid's menu at very reasonable cost, as well as excellent Bistro menu. Enjoy our superb family friendly rooms, facilities and services with a smile!
It's fun on demand at Rainbow's End! With over 20 rides and attractions, there's something for everyone. From family fun on the Log Flume, Karts and Bumper Boats to thrill rides like Stratosfear and Invader – it’s your fun and you can put it together any way you like!
Experience the ultimate animal adventure at Orana Wildlife Park. See NZ's only gorillas and orang-utans! Hand feed giraffe, meet rhino up close, travel through the Lion Habitat. View kiwi, Tasmanian devils, cheetah, monkeys, meerkats and more. A fun, family activity.
Gloputt Mini Golf - Auckland's first indoor amazing and bizarre new world of glow in the dark minigolf. This 16 hole course features climate controlled buildings, foliage, pathways and fairways illuminated with glowing technicolour, your outing will be a unique and memorable event for all.
See, touch and feed a variety of farm animals and learn about their history and contribution to the New Zealand economy. The children will enjoy hand feeding the animals and can even have a pony ride. Our onsite Cafe serving hot and cold drinks, snacks and ice cream is also available. Open daily 10am to 3pm. $12.50 adults, children $6, under 2 free. Pony rides $4 and animal feed $2.
We’re an award-winning not-for-profit organisation based in Wellington, and our focus is young people and their creativity. During term time, we offer a number of free workshops that engage children’s bodies, minds and creative spirits. In the school holidays, we facilitate more comprehensive workshops for young adults, from hands-on television production experiences in to digital classes in soundtrack design, animation and VR! During term time, we also a number of free workshops that engage children’s bodies, minds and creative spirits. Every day from 11-11.30am, tamariki can take part in activities designed to introduce them to science, technology, singing, dancing and artistic creations.
Little Makos Swim School runs a free weekly community event at the Berhampore School facility - this event is free of charge and are open all year round in term time in conjunction with our learn to swim terms. All members of the community welcome.
Here at The Cross we love to take care of the whole family. Rock in anytime with your little ones – while mum and dad chill with a coffee, we have toys, games and colouring activities on hand to keep the nippers amused. Plus, every Tuesday & Thursday from 10am to 12pm you can enjoy a free 10 minute massage while our lovely staff member takes your baby off your hands… heaven!
Considered one of the first houses built in Wellington, the Cottage shows a glimpse of life into three generations of one of Wellington’s original settlers; the Wallis Family. Hand carved furniture, a 1970’s Kenwood Mixer and ‘It’s in the Bag’ showing on the tiny B&W TV, this is a great place to bring the whole whanau.
Eden Garden is one of Auckland's best-kept garden secrets with something different to see on every visit! Our Café in the garden is open every day. Café hours are 10am-3:30pm. Admission to Eden Garden & Cafe is: $12 Adults; $8 NZ Seniors & Students; Children 12 and under are free .
We’re an award-winning not-for-profit organisation based in Wellington, and our focus is young people and their creativity. In the school holidays, we offer different indoor and outdoor workshops that engage children’s bodies, minds and creative spirits. From mixed-media creations to multimedia digital projects we facilitate imaginative creative experiences for the tamariki and rangatahi of Wellington!
Our established Garden is tucked away on the eastern slopes of Mt. Eden. You will see a varied selection of exotic & native plants & trees, waterfalls, goldfish, sculptures, breeding butterflies & our resident bantam hens. You can also enjoy lunch in our beautiful Garden Café. Entry: $12 Adults; $8 NZ Seniors & Students; Children 12 and under are free .
The best place for family fun! Toddlers, kids, teenagers – they all love pools - and then enjoy casual relaxed indoor dining or pull up on the deck for a unique al fresco experience with sweeping views of the thermal pools.
Kids love FUN, kids need EXERCISE, so why not combine the two? BOUNCE & BEYOND offers you this opportunity! So come join us. Kids can bounce, play, slide, and bounce some more while getting that needed exercise without even realising it!!
The Wellington cable car is a fun trip for any ages, providing a spectacular view over the city and tunnels full of colour on the journey – but what makes it move? The Cable Car Museum can show you how the winding system works and there is one of the original carriages to sit up on. This free Museum is well worth a visit and also hosts birthday parties.
Blast off to Stardome for a stellar day out! Watch a planetarium show in the 360-degree theatre and then check out the Space Gallery. Call us or visit our website to view the show schedule and book tickets. Out of this world fun for the whole family.
With the playground located on one side and the Cable Car on the other side, the Space Place is the perfect day activity location for families. Book a show in the dome planetarium; enjoy the planet space station play area and the gravity hole. Space Place’s birthday parties are out of this world too!