During those holiday weeks where play time is every day, come into our facility to enjoy climbing for a few hours or all day! Bring your lunch, day passes last all day. One of our staff will give first time climbers an introduction to the facility, and you’ll receive a free week of climbing after your first paid visit. A great way to get the most out of your visit is to book a coach for an hour, who will go through the basics and meet you where you’re at with specific climbing technique advice, movement and bouldering skills.
Time with family is precious. Come celebrate and create lasting memories at the new Holiday Inn Queenstown Remarkables Park – your vibrant home for exploration in New Zealand’s ultimate family holiday destination. Kids are king at Holiday Inn Queenstown Remarkables Park. Those aged 12 years and under stay for free when sharing their parents’ room and eat free in Giants Restaurant. Our friendly and attentive team are ready to take orders from the whole family - and promise we won’t bat an eyelid at second breakfast or dessert! After an action-packed day on the ski slopes, biking trails, jetboating, luge and ziplining, kick your shoes off, flop on the cloud-like bed and relax in the haven of your modern mountain view balcony room.
An amazing line-up of activities every school holidays. Choose from trips, on-site activities, high energy excursions and workshops. Up to four activities every day! Specially for working parents, our programme is run in Parnell and Epsom. Drop off from 7.30am and pick up by 6pm at no extra cost.
Create a special keepsake these holidays at Paint the Earth. Choose a piece from our huge range of plates & figurines and then get creative! Prices per piece start from $20 and that includes the paint, glaze and firing. Open daily during the holidays and it's best to book to avoid disappointment.
Award winning Northern Arena, provides your child with the perfect opportunity to improve, enhance, or kick start a key life skill with a week-long, intensive learn to swim, school holiday programme. For ages 3 years+. Click to find out more …
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 continental breakfast, free overnight parking and WiFi. Check out our special offers plus we also offer discounts on some major local attractions!
Space Place has different planetarium shows throughout the day. You can also explore the exhibition with a purpose-built space station Maori lore video and a gallery of amazing New Zealander’s who have influenced space science. Encourage your family to be adventurers - step out of our planet to explore the Universe and beyond.
At NZ's only open range zoo see NZ’s only gorillas, hand feed majestic giraffe, meet mighty rhino up close, observe kiwi, encounter mischievous kea and travel through the Lion Reserve (costs/conditions apply). Enjoy scheduled daily animal presentations, explore the park independently or join a tour by foot or on the Safari Shuttle. Plus don't miss the adventure playground that features a 50m flying fox. Orana Park is a registered charity and is involved in key conservation programmes
During the holidays you can visit Arion Farm Park to see, touch and feed a variety of farm animals (and even ride a pony). We also run school holiday programmes where your child can be a farmer for a day!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.
One of the things you will notice about Wellington is its steep streets and sometimes ridiculously narrow roads where you wander how two cars could possibly pass. Nairn Street, a steep Wellington street, is the home to this beautiful 1892 cottage. Get 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. Tours start on the hour and you can book ahead.
Wellington Museum, a free Museum close to Lambton Quay, is filled with quirky and curious treasures that will excite and intrigue. Watch a miniature train, a time machine, see lions from Wellington Zoo, old phone systems, electrical currents, replica Crown Jewels, and the stories of Wellington across four floors and the Museum shop is one of the best tourist shops in town!
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!
If the term is too busy to fit swimming lessons in, Little Makos intensive holiday courses are the perfect answer. Reasonably priced, the 5 day course will give your child’s swimming a noticeable boost.
Learn to ski or snowboard these school holidays! Snowplanet's school holiday programs offer a great experience for kids aged 5-16 to learn to ski or snowboard in a safe, friendly and encouraging environment. Registrations are now open.
The cable car is a must-do in Wellington and if you are curious about how it works, take some time at the Cable Car Museum; the original winding house. You can see how the carriage mechanics work and can jump on an old carriage. The Museum is free and has one of the best tourist shops in town.