The Cave ~ for out of this world experiences! The Cave is your portal to a fun, interactive adventure using emerging technology. You will be blown away! Bring your family and en... read more
Take a walk in the treetops! This is an adventure park in the heart of the forest, testing your agility and balance in a safe and controlled, but of course, super-fun environment! ... read more
- Web: kidzgo.everythingnewzealand.com/adrenalin-forest-tauranga-1294/
- Phone: 07 929 8724
- Location: Bay of Plenty RD 3 – Upper Pyes Pa road, (TECT – All terrain park), Tauranga
Tiny Tots Party Hire - Papamoa
At Tiny Tots Party Hire our aim is to provide fun, safe and affordable entertainment for your children. All our toys are age appropriate and from trusted brands such as Fisher Price, Little Tikes, Step2, Mocka and Happy Hop. We offer toy packs, bouncy castle hire and party games that are designed to create an interactive and competitive element to your event. Call us today.read more
Classic Flyers NZ
A hidden gem in Tauranga is AvGas Café & Bar, located at the Classic Flyers Aviation Museum. Inside the café there is a fenced play area for your little one complete with ride on plane, toys, books and musical instruments. Outside there is a large playground, Torpedo park that is also fenced with a mini plane and train, swing, slide, underground tunnel, life-size war planes and helicopters that you can climb inside and play. This playground is adored by children both young and old. There are covered picnic tables outside so you can watch your little ones while they play. The “Little Friends” coffee deal which consists of a coffee, muffin or scone, fluffy and a ride in the pedal car for little ones is only $10 during 9am-2pm weekdays. A great way to spend the morning.read more
- Phone: 07 572 4000
- Location: 9 Jean Batten Drive Mount Maunganui
Ponies Plus - Papamoa
Ponies Plus offers: Pony Parties, Petting Pen, Beach Rides, Horse & Carriage, Donkey Rides, Riding Lessons and School Holiday Programmes. Providing a safe, friendly environment for children and families to interact directly with a variety of animals. Call for more information and bookings.read more
Jazzy is Elsa - Bay of Plenty
Aged 14, Jazzy appeared on X Factor NZ 2015 and made it through to be one of Stan's Top 6 Girls! After being told by so many that she looked just like Queen Elsa, Jazzy is now available to entertain, sing and enchant at children's parties across the Bay of Plenty.
- Phone: 022 457 1880
- Location: Papamoa, Tauranga, Bay of PLenty
WhakaMax Movies - Whakatane
Take the birthday boy or girl to the pictures! Cinema 5 has five auditoriums equipped with great sound, comfortable seating and air conditioning. There is a candy bar and an on site café for lunches and snacks. There is also a Time Out family fun centre. The cinema can be hired exclusively at a reduced ticket rate for groups of 30 or more. Check the website for what’s showing and session times.read more
- Phone: 07 308 7623
- Location: 99 The Strand, Whakatane
Rocktopia - Mt Maunganui
Rocktopia represents adventure and fun for the entire family, a place where you can connect, be encouraged, have fun and enjoy problem solving scaling up one wall to another. Suitable for all ages and abilities, there are 26 climbing challenges and 31 fun climbs on offer making this a great place to get your friends and family together! Try something new - Climp N Climb offers fun and bright climbing walls, whilst Rock On has been built by climbers for climbers. There are after-school climbing clubs, membership options available for unlimited climbing to progress your skills, or you can book one of the party rooms for your child's next birthday party - party packages come complete with invites, great party food options, access to Climp N Climb or Rock On, plus the help of an exclusive host to assist you. Click on 'read more' for further information.read more
- Location: 9 Triton Ave, Mount Maunganul, Bay of Plenty
Playtime Bouncy Castles - Tauranga
The people at Playtime Bouncy Castles will deliver, set up and pick up the bouncy castles for your child’s birthday party. They have seven castles to choose from and a range of children’s entertainment options, including a bubble machine! Delivery is free in the Tauranga, Te Puke and Mount Maunganui areas.read more
- Phone: 07 548 2463
Creative Face Painting by Lillybeth - Tauranga
Lillybeth brings her love of colour and fun to face painting! Book her mobile face painting service to spice up any event! Face painting can be tailored to any occasion or theme and is perfect for injecting colour and creativity into birthday parties! Call her today for more information.read more
- Phone: 07 578 4226
- Location: Tauranga
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Our favourite destinations…
New Zealand’s economic heart and biggest city is also an exciting family visitor destination, situated on a sunny harbour with city beaches just minutes away from the CBD. Orientate yourself by heading down to Viaduct Harbour, wandering the waterfront, checking out the super yachts or enjoying the waterfront restaurants. Nearby is the must-visit Sky Tower along with excellent and kid-friendly museums and tons of exciting activities!
Wellington is New Zealand’s capital. Here you will find New Zealand's parliament buildings, including the 'Executive Wing', more well-known as 'The Beehive' due to its distinctive shape. Another icon to look out for is the Wellington Tram, which was the main means of public transport between 1878 and 1964.
With a population of around 400,000 Christchurch, in Canterbury, is the South Island ’s largest city, yet much of it has the feel of a small town. Perhaps that’s why it’s known as the Garden City but with the expansive Hagley Park, Botanic Gardens, Port Hills, River Avon and numerous beaches the city certainly has an open, relaxed feel that’s hard to beat.
With its well-deserved reputation as New Zealand’s activity adventure capital you’ll never run out of activities and things to do in Queenstown, but you may run out of time! With breathtaking scenery, activities and festivals, cafes and restaurants, skiing and snowboarding, shopping and wineries, this lakeside alpine resort rates as one of the world’s top vacation destinations for all ages and seasons.
Rotorua sits on the shore of Lake Rotorua, one of sixteen lakes in the area formed by hundreds of thousands of years of eruptions from the Taupo Volcanic Zone. The area is renowned for its geothermal activity and top of any activity list is to see the bubbling mud pools that are around the region for yourself. The Waimangu Volcanic Valley offers a first hand insight into the devastation caused by the 1886 eruption of Mount Tarawera and is a great place to discover steaming volcanic craters and bubbling, spitting pools of mud!
The Nelson and Golden Bay regions, at the top of the South Island, boast enviable sunshine hours, glorious sandy beaches, safe swimming spots, lots of wildlife to look out for, and Abel Tasman National Park - an absolute must to explore, on foot, by kayak, your own craft or watertaxi. Nelson is home to a vibrant arts and crafts community with a fabulous Saturday market, and is close to award-winning wineries and family-friendly bike tracks to take you around the coast.
Napier was rebuilt after the 1931 earthquake and is now known as NZ's Art Deco City. The Art Deco influence has created a unique city – nowhere else can you see such a varied concentration of art deco style. With over 2,200 sunshine hours a year, Napier is a year-round holiday destination with countless activities to entertain the kids – there's days of entertainment on Marine Parade alone, plus numerous other family-friendly trips and activities. Add to that the beaches, walks and flat cycle paths, outdoor cafes and entertainment, and you have a perfect holiday destination!
Beautiful, unspoiled beaches, fishing, historic gum fields, kauri forests – the Far North has it all. With subtropical temperatures, it's often known as ‘the Winterless north', with warm, humid summers and mild winters.
Gateway to the Bay of Islands, Paihia is a pretty, lively beachside town and a perfect base for your family holiday. It’s your start point for Bay of Island adventures including day cruises, sailing, kayaking, swimming with dolphins and reef or wreck diving.