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Amusement ride fans will love a Rainbow's End voucher for a day of fun in the school holidays. For the younger kids who are aren't tall enough for the big rides, there is Kidz Kingdom at Rainbow's End which is especially for children 8 years and under too.
Or book tickets for the kids to the Whoa! Studios in West Auckland. There is a film studio with live shows on a real movie set, an urban playground park with a giant crochet play net and a family restaurant.
2. Annual Memberships
For star gazers a Starlight Explorer Annual Pass gives unlimited entry to planetarium shows, space gallery and courtyard telescope viewing at Stardome, free entry to school holiday sessions, invitations to events, discounts and more.
3. A voucher for their favourite activity
4. Tickets to see a show in 2019
A ticket to one of Auckland Arts Festival family shows are great for kids who love being entertained. The shows are on in March 2019.
6. Classes in the holidays or during a term at school
For book worms buy a a new book for them to enjoy. Here are the Best Books for Kids 2018 according to the New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults.
9. Movie vouchers
For movie fans a Movie voucher to see the latest kids films in the holidays, such as an Event Go and Treat Yourself Gift Card or a HOYTS Gift Card.