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Orewa and Silverdale Family Day Out

Orewa and Silverdale Family Day Out

11 BEST things to do on a family day out in Orewa and Silverdale. 

Te Ara Tahuna Estuary Cycleway and Walkway in Orewa

1. The Orewa Beach Playground

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Orewa Reserve, Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa Map

There are 3 beachside playgrounds in a row located on the main Orewa Reserve, Hibiscus Coast Highway. An ice cream parlour, café and public toilets all in the immediate vicinity.  Free gas BBQ’s and picnic seating all on site too.

2.  Orewa Skate Park  Map

Located beside the HBC Youth Centre, 214 Hibiscus Coast Highway

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Skatepark for all ages and abilities which has half pipes, turn around quarter pipes, corner taco ramp, bridge, rails, ledges, and more. Parking, cafe  and public toilets all within a 1 minute walk.

 

Orewa Skate Park

 

3. Te Ara Tahuna Estuary cycle and walkway

at.govt.nz/te-ara-tahuna-estuary-cycle-and-walkway

7km circular cycle way from the Orewa boat ramp and jetty, along the Orewa Estuary, through the Millwater subdivision and back to Orewa. The cycle and walkway is mostly flat and easy easy to ride with various start points with parking available. There are public toilets at the Orewa boat ramp. Plus there is a cafe close to the boat ramp.

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4. SnowPlanet

91 Small Road, Silverdale, Auckland
snowplanet.co.nz

Snowplanet is New Zealand’s first and only indoor snow dome where you can experience skiing and snowboarding all year round.

Tubing at Snowplanet
 

5. Silverdale Adventure Park

2014 East Coast Road Silverdale, Auckland
www.silverdaleadventurepark.co.nz

Ten rides ranging from moderate thrill to extreme fun, Choose from the downhill luge, cosmic playzone, spaceship simulator, dual zipline, shooting star vertical bundy, tube slide and 7D cinema.

 

6. Orewa Library

12 Moana Avenue Map
www.aucklandlibraries.govt.nz

 

Orewa Library

 

7.  Orewa Beach

Orewa Beach, Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa

Orewa beach is 3km of golden sand for families to enjoy. There are 3 playgrounds in a row located on the main Orewa Reserve, Hibiscus Coast Highway. There is free gas BBQ’s and picnic seating all on site. An ice cream parlour, café and public toilets all in the immediate vicinity.

Orewa beach

8. Red Door Studios

294 Hibiscus Coast Highway (upstairs)
Facebook page: Reddoorstudios

Art classes and school holiday programmes

 

9. Estuary Arts Centre

214 Hibiscus Coast Highway
www.estuaryarts.org

Art classes and school holiday programmes (café on site also).

Estuary Arts Centre in Orewa, Auckland

 

10. The Scoop

6 Moana Ave, Orewa
Facebook page: The Scoop 

The Scoop ice cream shop in Orewa

 

11. Walnut Cottage Cafe

489 Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa
Facebook page: Walnut Cottage Cafe

Walnut Cottage Cafe in orewa
 

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