There is a new place to beat the heat this summer with the splash pad at Lloyd Elsmore Park Pool and Leisure Centre in Pakuranga opening today. The splashpad has fountains, mist sprayers and elevated structures for children of all ages and abilities with a free, safe and accessible fun water play area. There are also landscaped picnic areas for families to come together and relax. Photo by Bryan … [Read more...] about New Splash Pad is now open in Pakuranga
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To celebrate on Saturday 2 December 2017 from 6pm to 10pm there is a free block party along Lightpath/Te Ara i Whiti and Canada St (just off K Road). Experience the city by night in traffic-free spaces brought to life with roving entertainers, live music, art, food and festivity. Festival-goers are warmly encouraged to arrive and explore on foot or wheels, to maximise the fun. Picture: Auckland … [Read more...] about Auckland’s pink path Te Ara i Whiti is turning two.
Families can now enjoy easier access to Auckland's public outdoor art thanks to a new website NZ Outdoor Art that showcases local artists and highlights the abundance of art hiding in plain sight on Auckland and New Zealand streets. Photo: NZ Outdoor Art - Mural by Adore in Ponsonby Central NZ Outdoor Art uses Google Maps to pinpoint street artwork. You can use it to find out where to take … [Read more...] about Explore Auckland’s Outdoor Art
Watch how father and daughter team Steve and Riley Hathaway have been inspiring children to love our ocean.https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=UzA_CTkn7vkCheckout Young Ocean Explorers website here for primary aged children to engage with the ocean and all that lives there. There are lots of underwater stories, quizzes and polls.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ypEnKKX1Qyg … [Read more...] about Young Ocean Explorers