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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
The International Antarctic Centre is the spot for an authentic, fun and exciting Antarctic experience for visitors of all ages. Whether you’re 2 or 92 – there’s hours of indoor fun here for everyone. It’s quite possibly the closest you’ll get to Antarctica without going on your own expedition! #morecool
Are you looking for the ultimate treasure hunt? The free Museum tells Wellington’s stories from 1892 when the building was a bond store, to crown jewels replicas, a time machine, puppets, ships, and the first McDonalds in New Zealand. A great place let the kids explore safely or for a special treasure hunt birthday party.
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!
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.
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.
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!