Weekend What’s On Guide: Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April 2019

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Weekend What’s On Guide: Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April 2019

Our pick of the best this to do this weekend for families, children and teenagers in Auckland, New Zealand

Saturday 13 Apr 2019

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Sat13Apr9:30 amSun28(Apr 28)5:30 pmEditors PickShow us your moves! at Auckland Zoo9:30 am – 5:30 pm (28) Auckland Zoo, Motions Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr10:00 amSun28(Apr 28)4:00 pmEditors PickMOTAT’s Treasure Hunt April school holiday experience10:00 am – 4:00 pm (28) MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr10:00 am12:00 pmEditors PickFreshmans Dance Crew Dance-O-Mat10:00 am – 12:00 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr8:00 amFri19(Apr 19)10:00 pmDance-O-Mat8:00 am – 10:00 pm (19) Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr9:00 am1:00 pmEaster Hunt in St Heliers 20199:00 am – 1:00 pm Saint Heliers Library, 32 St Heliers Bay Road, St Heliers, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central Auckland,East AucklandAges:All Ages,Babies (up to 1 year),School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sat13Apr9:00 amSun14(Apr 14)5:00 pmPOPs Games Park9:00 am – 5:00 pm (14) Albany Stadium, Don Mckinnon Dr, Albany, Auckland 0632Type:School holidays,SportsWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Sat13Apr9:00 am4:00 pmNickelodeon SLIME CUP Auckland auditions9:00 am – 4:00 pm Westfield Manukau, Cnr Great South Road & Manukau Station Road, Manukau, AucklandType:FreeWhere:South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Sat13Apr9:30 amSun14(Apr 14)5:00 pmSchool Holiday Fun at Butterfly Creek!9:30 am – 5:00 pm (14) Butterfly Creek, 10 Tom Pearce Dr, Auckland Airport, Auckland 2022Type:Exhibition,School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr10:00 am4:00 pmMandela My Life: The Official ExhibitionMore dates10:00 am – 4:00 pm Eden Park, Reimers Avenue, Kingsland, Auckland 1024Type:Culture,Exhibition,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sat13Apr10:00 amSun14(Apr 14)5:00 pmSuperstition, Storytelling and Sea Monster Holiday Trail10:00 am – 5:00 pm (14) Torpedo Bay Navy Museum, 64 King Edward Parade, Devonport, Auckland 0624Type:Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sat13Apr10:00 amSun14(Apr 14)5:00 pmNature quest at Auckland Museum10:00 am – 5:00 pm (14) Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Environmental,Free,Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sat13Apr10:00 am5:00 pmGuerrilla Girls: Reinventing the ‘F’ Word – Feminism!More dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,Exhibition,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sat13Apr10:00 amSun14(Apr 14)5:00 pmAbove and Beyond10:00 am – 5:00 pm (14) MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:Exhibition,Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr10:00 amSun14(Apr 14)4:00 pmCraft Corner – Make your own nature bracelet10:00 am – 4:00 pm (14) Huia Lodge Discovery Hub, Michael Horton Drive, Cornwall Park, Epsom, Auckland 1051Type:Environmental,Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sat13Apr10:00 am3:00 pmI Love Takapuna Easter Carnival 201910:00 am – 3:00 pm Hurstmere Green, 49 Hurstmere Road, Takapuna, AucklandType:FreeWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr10:00 am2:00 pmTe Atatu Peninsula Handmade Market10:00 am – 2:00 pm Te Atatū Peninsula Library, 595 Te Atatū Road, Te Atatū PeninsulaType:FreeWhere:West AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr10:00 am12:00 pmComposting Workshop in Ranui10:00 am – 12:00 pm Ranui Community Centre, 474 Swanson Road, Ranui, AucklandType:Environmental,FreeWhere:West Auckland

Sat13Apr10:00 am12:00 pmKids Learn 2 Ride – Avondale10:00 am – 12:00 pm Avondale Bike Track, 1971 Great North Road, Avondale, Auckland 1026Type:Free,SportsWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Sat13Apr10:30 am11:45 amThe Man Whose Mother was a Pirate10:30 am – 11:45 am The PumpHouse Theatre, 2a Manurere Avenue, Takapuna, Auckland 0622Type:School holidays,TheatreWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sat13Apr10:30 am12:00 pmSaturday Gallery Club #47: Power Badges10:30 am – 12:00 pm Corban Estate Arts Centre, 2 Mt Lebanon Lane, Henderson, AucklandType:Art,FreeWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sat13Apr11:00 amSun14(Apr 14)3:30 pmMotu Manawa Kayak Days11:00 am – 3:30 pm (14) Eric Armishaw Reserve, 117 Walker Road, Point Chevalier, Auckland, 1022Type:Environmental,School holidays,SportsWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sat13Apr11:00 amFri19(Apr 19)2:00 pmPeppa Pig visits SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium11:00 am – 2:00 pm (19) SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium, 23 Tāmaki Dr, Ōrākei, Auckland Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr11:00 am11:30 amJump jam go wild11:00 am – 11:30 am Sir Edmund Hillary Library (Papakura), 209 Great South Road, PapakuraType:Free,School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

Sat13Apr1:00 pm3:00 pmHuawei P30 Vertical Pursuit1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Federal Street, Federal Street, Auckland, 1141Type:Free,SportsWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr1:00 pm3:00 pmEaster Games at Cornwall Park1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Huia Lodge Discovery Hub, Michael Horton Drive, Cornwall Park, Epsom, Auckland 1051Type:FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr2:00 pm4:30 pmThe Sound of Music2:00 pm – 4:30 pm Harlequin Musical Theatre, 563r Pakuranga Road, Howick, New Zealand 2010Type:TheatreWhere:East AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr2:00 pm5:00 pmTiny Tot Groovers Fundraising Disco2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Orakei Community Centre, 156 Kepa Road, Orakei, Auckland 1071Type:Music,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Sat13Apr2:00 pm3:30 pmOne Family, One Year, One Bin – ECOWEST event2:00 pm – 3:30 pm 25 Ambler Avenue, 25 Ambler Avenue, Glen Eden, AucklandType:Environmental,FreeWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sat13Apr4:00 pmYou Are Us – Aroha Nui4:00 pm Spark Arena, 42 Mahuhu Crescent, Parnell, Auckland 1010Type:MusicWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sat13Apr4:40 pm8:00 pmFree Movies in Parks: Jumanji – Welcome to the Jungle4:40 pm – 8:00 pm Rosedale Park, Jack Hinton Drive, Albany, AucklandType:Free,Movies,School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sat13Apr5:30 pm9:00 pmBradley Lane Illuminated5:30 pm – 9:00 pm Te Oro, 98 Line Rd, Glen Innes, Auckland 1072Type:Art,Culture,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr6:00 pm11:00 pmNight Rides Carnivale6:00 pm – 11:00 pm Rainbow’s End, 2 Clist Crescent, Manukau, Auckland 2104Type:School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sat13Apr6:00 pm8:00 pmA Night In The Bufferzone6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Matuku Link, 111 Bethells Road, Bethells, AucklandType:Environmental,FreeWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sat13Apr7:30 pm10:00 pmThe Sound of Music7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Harlequin Musical Theatre, 563r Pakuranga Road, Howick, New Zealand 2010Type:TheatreWhere:East AucklandAges:All Ages

Sunday 14 Apr 2019

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Sat13Apr(Apr 13)9:30 amSun28(Apr 28)5:30 pmEditors PickShow us your moves! at Auckland Zoo9:30 am (13) – 5:30 pm (28) Auckland Zoo, Motions Road, Western Springs, Auckland 1022Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr(Apr 13)10:00 amSun28(Apr 28)4:00 pmEditors PickMOTAT’s Treasure Hunt April school holiday experience10:00 am (13) – 4:00 pm (28) MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun14Apr10:00 am12:00 pmEditors PickFreshmans Dance Crew Dance-O-Mat10:00 am – 12:00 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr(Apr 13)8:00 amFri19(Apr 19)10:00 pmDance-O-Mat8:00 am (13) – 10:00 pm (19) Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr(Apr 13)9:00 amSun145:00 pmPOPs Games Park9:00 am (13) – 5:00 pm (14) Albany Stadium, Don Mckinnon Dr, Albany, Auckland 0632Type:School holidays,SportsWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Sat13Apr(Apr 13)9:30 amSun145:00 pmSchool Holiday Fun at Butterfly Creek!9:30 am (13) – 5:00 pm (14) Butterfly Creek, 10 Tom Pearce Dr, Auckland Airport, Auckland 2022Type:Exhibition,School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr(Apr 13)10:00 amSun145:00 pmAbove and Beyond10:00 am (13) – 5:00 pm (14) MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:Exhibition,Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat13Apr(Apr 13)10:00 amSun145:00 pmSuperstition, Storytelling and Sea Monster Holiday Trail10:00 am (13) – 5:00 pm (14) Torpedo Bay Navy Museum, 64 King Edward Parade, Devonport, Auckland 0624Type:Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sat13Apr(Apr 13)10:00 amSun145:00 pmNature quest at Auckland Museum10:00 am (13) – 5:00 pm (14) Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Environmental,Free,Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sat13Apr(Apr 13)10:00 amSun144:00 pmCraft Corner – Make your own nature bracelet10:00 am (13) – 4:00 pm (14) Huia Lodge Discovery Hub, Michael Horton Drive, Cornwall Park, Epsom, Auckland 1051Type:Environmental,Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sat13Apr(Apr 13)11:00 amSun143:30 pmMotu Manawa Kayak Days11:00 am (13) – 3:30 pm (14) Eric Armishaw Reserve, 117 Walker Road, Point Chevalier, Auckland, 1022Type:Environmental,School holidays,SportsWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sat13Apr(Apr 13)11:00 amFri19(Apr 19)2:00 pmPeppa Pig visits SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium11:00 am (13) – 2:00 pm (19) SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium, 23 Tāmaki Dr, Ōrākei, Auckland Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun14Apr9:00 am1:00 pmEaster Hunt in St Heliers 20199:00 am – 1:00 pm Saint Heliers Library, 32 St Heliers Bay Road, St Heliers, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central Auckland,East AucklandAges:All Ages,Babies (up to 1 year),School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Sun14Apr10:00 am5:00 pmGuerrilla Girls: Reinventing the ‘F’ Word – Feminism!More dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,Exhibition,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sun14Apr10:00 am4:00 pmMandela My Life: The Official ExhibitionMore dates10:00 am – 4:00 pm Eden Park, Reimers Avenue, Kingsland, Auckland 1024Type:Culture,Exhibition,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years)

Sun14Apr10:00 am2:00 pmAlberton Market Day10:00 am – 2:00 pm Alberton 1863, 100 Mount Albert Rd, Mount Albert, Auckland 1025Type:Festival,Markets & FairsWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun14Apr10:00 am12:00 pmGlen Eden Urban Nature Walk10:00 am – 12:00 pm Savoy Road Shared Path, 72A Savoy Road, Glen Eden, AucklandType:Environmental,FreeWhere:West AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun14Apr2:00 pm3:15 pmThe Man Whose Mother was a Pirate2:00 pm – 3:15 pm The PumpHouse Theatre, 2a Manurere Avenue, Takapuna, Auckland 0622Type:School holidays,TheatreWhere:North AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

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