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Gym Kids Free Play

Enjoy our fantastic Hobsonville gym facilities and apparatus on a casual basis. Sessions are available midweek and weekends for your children to explore and perfect their gym moves. Our supervisors are on hand to help. Book ahead to confirm your spot.

Laser Strike

Laser Strike is an active, interactive, competitive and fun game that can be played in so many different ways making it suitable for all family members. Laser Strike is not about how fast you move – it’s how well you aim that really counts! The huge indoor Ancient Ruin themed arena is suitable for all abilities and is wheelchair friendly. BONUS: Book your visit on a weekday during the September 2020 school holidays and receive 3 games for the price of 2. Conditions apply.

All You Needle

We have a great range of activities and puzzles plus craft kits and supplies - perfect to keep the kids entertained. Check out our range online and enjoy delivery direct to your door.

Waitomo Adventures

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! 

Craft Harvest Market

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.

Paint the Earth

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.

Wellington Museum

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.

Jet Park Hotel Rotorua 5/5 (1)

Ideally located a short walk from Rotorua downtown, enjoy 4-star accommodation including pet friendly rooms. Keep the kids entertained with our indoor and outdoor play area plus swimming pool and spa. Enjoy best little extras such as free overnight parking and WiFi. Check out our special offers plus we also offer discounts on some major local attractions!

Gloputt Mini Golf

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.

Capital E

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.

Nairn Street Cottage

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.

Cable Car Museum

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.

Space Place

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!

Mega Air

Mega Air brings you wall-to-wall fun - for all ages, including toddlers, for all fitness levels and all skills. If you like to jump, leap, flip, fly and have FUN then the Christchurch Mega Air is for you

Whoa! Studios

Undoubtedly the most exciting new family destination in Auckland! We have a state of the art film studio specialising in live action, puppetry and miniatures, an urban park and playground & a modern family eatery all rolled in to one exciting destination.