January, 2020

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2020Fri03Jan10:00 am5:00 pmFeaturedENERGIZE holiday activities at MOTATMore dates10:00 am - 5:00 pm MOTAT Museum of Transport and Technology, 805 Great North Road & Meola Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022Type:School Holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Inside a zorb sphere

Event Details

Enjoy the collectable card game, land zorb track, model car racing tracks and ramps Energize holiday activities at MOTAT this January. This experience is sure to keep kids thinking, active, and entertained in the school holidays as they explore concepts of energy, science, engineering and physics.


Experience Connect-It!, the fast-building card game of Invention, Innovation and crazy-contraptions. Collect your starter set and step into the role of an inventor, as you challenge your friends and out-build your rivals. Do you have what it takes to build the most innovative machine? Find out in this MOTAT exclusive game!

Land Zorbs
Race, roll, and bounce around the track using your energy to propel the Land Zorb as fast as you can to win! Suitable for ages 5 years and above.

Waitakere Station Jigger
This one requires a bit of muscle! Power the Jigger down the Waitakere Station rail track. How fast can you go?

Ramp it Up!
Take aim and send your toy car down each ramp toward a target!

Imagination Playground
Get creative with giant foam building blocks, designing and piecing together crazy structures.

Energize is on daily in the January school holidays until Monday 27 January 2020.

Recommended for children aged 5 to 12 years old.


Everything is included in the normal general admission price of:

Kids under 5 years old:  FREE
Children (5-16 years) – $10
Student with NZ Student ID (includes tertiary students) – $10
Adults – $19
SuperGold Card Holders with ID – Free
Overseas Senior Citizen (non NZ, aged 65+) – $10
Family Pass (2 adults and up to 4 children) – $45


MOTAT | Museum of Transport & TechnologyMOTAT is Auckland's Museum of Transport and Technology where you can explore fascinating exhibitions on the history of NZ transport, technology and Kiwi ingenuity.09-815 5800 805 Great North Road, Western Springs, Auckland, New Zealand