The best of what's on this weekend
in Auckland for Kids
Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 February 2018
Our pick of the best weekend events on for families, children and teenagers in Auckland, New Zealand
Pete's Dragon Movies in Parks
Central Park, Central Park Drive, Papakura, Auckand
Saturday 17 February 2018: 6:20pm to 10:10pm
The adventures of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliot, who just so happens to be a dragon. Filmed in New Zealand, Elliot the dragon is entirely animated by Weta Digital. Family activities from 6.20pm. Movie starts at sunset (sunset at approximately 8.20pm).
Movie run time 1hr 42min,
Cost: FREE family event
Bike the Bridge 2018 11 years plus
Smales Farm, 74 Taharoto Road, Takapuna, New Zealand
Sunday 18 February 2018: 7:00am to 11:00am
Once a year 4000 cyclists of all levels can bike over the Auckland Harbour Bridge. There are four event options:
- Bike The Bridge Round Trip (22km) 6:50am*
- Bike The Bridge South Only (7km) 6:50am*
- Bike The Bridge North Only (15km) 8:00am*
- Bike The Busway Family Loop (4km) 9:15am
Children aged 11 years older and adults are able to Bike the Bridge.
Bookings are essential.
Cost: Intermediate $22; Adult $44.