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Laser Strike

Laser Strike's huge indoor arena provides interactive and active fun for all levels of ability and group sizes (wheelchair friendly). Perfect school holiday fun for locals or out of town visitors! BONUS: Book during weekdays in the September 2020 school holidays and receive 3 games for the price of 2. Conditions apply.

Aotearoa Surf School – Summer 2020-21 Surf Program

Get the kids surfing in summer 2020/2 at Te Arai beach!  Aotearoa Surf School are running 4 day kids surf programs each week for 6 weeks this summer starting 26 December 2020. The final week starts 19 January 2020. All equipment is provided and the lessons are suitable for all ages (over 6 years) and abilities. The program covers essentials such as beach and water awareness, surfboard and surfing techniques, plus advanced skills as necessary. 

The Ultimate Kids Surf Camp with Aotearoa Surf

Our Ultimate Kids’ Surf Camp is the perfect holiday for kids aged 8 – 16, getting them out into nature, making new friends, building confidence and having fun. Each day they will get to enjoy 2 incredible surf lessons, kayaks, SUP boarding, camp-fires, volleyball, yoga, a waterslide & more. We offer dorm style accommodation, nutritious meals and optional Auckland pick up and drop off.

All You Needle – Kids Craft

Stick one of these Suncatchers in the window and watch how the colours dance around the room. These awesome Makit & Bakit Kits include everything you need for an afternoon of fun. Available designs include a Dinosaur and an Owl. Check out our website for other awesome kits to get the kids creating.

Skyline Rotorua

Holidays are so much fun at Skyline Rotorua. Get into the action on the Gondola, Luge, Mountain Biking, Stargazing, Ziplining, and Skyswing, and then you relax and refuel at the Market Kitchen Cafe or the Jelly Belly Store! With extensive views of Rotorua city, Lake Rotorua, geothermal areas and surrounding hinterlands, Skyline Rotorua is the perfect family holiday destination.

Adrenalin Forest

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!

Waitomo Adventures

Just 3 hours south of Auckland, 1 hour south of Hamilton and 2 hours west of Rotorua, Waitomo Adventures are an easily accessible holiday activity. No matter 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! An onsite Cafe boasts fresh handmade food and skilled baristas. 

Paint the Earth

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. 

Nanogirl

Nanogirl is a whirlwind of science fun! Available for parties, school holiday programmes, (you could even get a group of kids together at home for a science lesson they will never forget!), and school, kindy or preschool shows. Topics covered include Brilliant Bubbles and Loopy Liquids.

Holiday Programmes at Bricks 4 Kidz®

Tap into your child’s potential by encouraging their creativity with Bricks 4 Kidz® Holiday Programmes, a fresh and fun way for kids ages 5-12 to spend their school holiday!Operating in a friendly, teambased environment, the students will develop their engineering skills, problem solving, creativity and imagination, explore the world of Science, Engineering and Architecture using STEM principles.

Holiday Programmes at Bricks 4 Kidz®

Tap into your child’s potential by encouraging their creativity with Bricks 4 Kidz® Holiday Programmes, a fresh and fun way for kids ages 5-12 to spend their school holiday!Operating in a friendly, teambased environment, the students will develop their engineering skills, problem solving, creativity and imagination, explore the world of Science, Engineering and Architecture using STEM principles.

Clevedon Animal Farm

These school holidays, grab your gumboots and head out to Clevedon Animal Farm where you will meet, feed, and touch sheep, goats, chicken, ducks, donkeys and cows. Each child also will be able to lead, groom, saddle up and ride a pony!

Wairakei Resort Taupo

Wairakei Resort offers tranquil 4-star accommodation set amidst a stunning thermal valley. Enjoy the 9-hole course, tennis on floodlit courts, two geothermally heated swimming pools and six outdoor hot tubs, all just minutes from Taupo’s city centre.

NumberWorks’nWords

NumberWorks’nWords specialist English and maths tuition brings out the best in students. Boost your child’s school results - and their confidence - with tutoring tailored to match their individual needs. All learning programmes are relevant to what they learn in class.

MOTAT

MOTAT holds Holiday Experiences every school holidays. Holiday Experiences have all the fun of a regular MOTAT visit plus hands-on activities to keep the kids entertained. Holiday Experience themes change every holidays so be sure to check out the website

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!

Space Place

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.

Starfish Swim School

Starfish Swim School is a privately run swim school with a 20 metre four lane pool as well as a teaching pool that is 9 metres long.  Our holiday program runs every schools holidays Monday – Friday between 9am – 12pm and is a great way for children to learn a lot in a short period of time.

Arion Farm Park

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.

Nairn Street Cottage

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.

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.

Wellington Museum

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!

Gym Kids

Gym Zone is the home of Gym Kids and we run a great holiday programme at both our Ponsonby and Hobsonville locations to keep your children active and entertained during the school holidays.