What’s on this week

What's on this week

The BEST of what's on this week in Auckland for Kids

Our pick of the best WEEKDAY events for families, children and teenagers in Auckland, New Zealand. 

If you are looking for events on this weekend, you can find them here.




Sunday 19 January 2020Saturday 25 January 2020

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Sun19Jan8:00 am4:30 pmSculpture in the Gardens at Auckland Botanic GardensMore dates8:00 am – 4:30 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Art,Exhibition,FreeWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun19Jan9:00 am5:00 pmEditors PickTrillian Trust Free FunFest 2020More dates9:00 am – 5:00 pm Vodafone Events Centre, 770 Great South Rd, Manukau, AucklandType:Culture,Free,Music,School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun19Jan9:00 am5:00 pmPOPs Games Pop-up Fun ParkMore dates9:00 am – 5:00 pm Albany Stadium Pools Complex (Grass area in front of the building), Don McKinnon Drive, Albany, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun19Jan9:30 am5:00 pmSummer of SharksMore dates9:30 am – 5:00 pm SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium, 23 Tāmaki Dr, Ōrākei, Auckland Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun19Jan10:00 am11:00 amEditors PickThe Magical World of Margaret Mahy | Films in the Square10:00 am – 11:00 am Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,Movies,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sun19Jan10:00 am5:00 pmSarah Hughes: All My Favourite Shapes at Auckland Art GalleryMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun19Jan10:00 am5:00 pmVoyage to AotearoaMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Exhibition,Free,Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun19Jan10:00 am5:00 pmEditors PickENERGIZE holiday activities at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sun19Jan10:00 am5:00 pmMachine Makers at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:Exhibition,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sun19Jan10:00 am4:00 pmRock Spiders Craft Corner at Cornwall ParkMore dates10:00 am – 4:00 pm Huia Lodge Discovery Hub, Michael Horton Drive, Cornwall Park, Epsom, Auckland 1051Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sun19Jan10:30 am2:00 pmThe Antarctica VR ExperienceMore dates10:30 am – 2:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Museums and Galleries,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sun19Jan11:00 am12:00 pmIn A Curious Garden11:00 am – 12:00 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Free,TheatreWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun19Jan12:00 pm4:00 pmMusic in the Square – Folk Music12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,MusicWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun19Jan1:30 pm9:10 pm10 Minute Free Dance Parties | Summer in the Square1:30 pm – 9:10 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun19Jan3:00 pm4:00 pmIn A Curious Garden3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Free,TheatreWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Sun19Jan4:00 pm6:00 pmThe Sound of Her Guitar | Films in the Square4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,Movies,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Mon20Jan8:00 am4:30 pmSculpture in the Gardens at Auckland Botanic GardensMore dates8:00 am – 4:30 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Art,Exhibition,FreeWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Mon20Jan9:00 am5:00 pmPOPs Games Pop-up Fun ParkMore dates9:00 am – 5:00 pm Albany Stadium Pools Complex (Grass area in front of the building), Don McKinnon Drive, Albany, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Mon20Jan9:30 am5:00 pmSummer of SharksMore dates9:30 am – 5:00 pm SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton’s Aquarium, 23 Tāmaki Dr, Ōrākei, Auckland Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Mon20Jan10:00 am2:30 pmInvestigation Station Summer School Holiday Fun at StardomeMore dates10:00 am – 2:30 pm Stardome Observatory & Planetarium, 670 Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland 1345Type:Movies,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Mon20Jan10:00 am5:00 pmMachine Makers at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:Exhibition,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Mon20Jan10:00 am5:00 pmSarah Hughes: All My Favourite Shapes at Auckland Art GalleryMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Mon20Jan10:00 am5:00 pmEditors PickENERGIZE holiday activities at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Mon20Jan10:00 am5:00 pmVoyage to AotearoaMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Exhibition,Free,Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Mon20Jan10:30 am2:00 pmThe Antarctica VR ExperienceMore dates10:30 am – 2:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Museums and Galleries,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Tue21Jan8:00 am4:30 pmSculpture in the Gardens at Auckland Botanic GardensMore dates8:00 am – 4:30 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Art,Exhibition,FreeWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue21Jan9:00 am5:00 pmPOPs Games Pop-up Fun ParkMore dates9:00 am – 5:00 pm Albany Stadium Pools Complex (Grass area in front of the building), Don McKinnon Drive, Albany, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue21Jan9:30 am11:00 amEditors PickSummer Fun Preschool Play Windsor Reserve 20209:30 am – 11:00 am Windsor Reserve, 2 Victoria Road, Devonport, AucklandType:FreeWhere:North AucklandAges:Babies (up to 1 year),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Tue21Jan10:00 am2:30 pmInvestigation Station Summer School Holiday Fun at StardomeMore dates10:00 am – 2:30 pm Stardome Observatory & Planetarium, 670 Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland 1345Type:Movies,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Tue21Jan10:00 am5:00 pmMachine Makers at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:Exhibition,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Tue21Jan10:00 am5:00 pmEditors PickENERGIZE holiday activities at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Tue21Jan10:00 am5:00 pmSarah Hughes: All My Favourite Shapes at Auckland Art GalleryMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue21Jan10:00 am5:00 pmVoyage to AotearoaMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Exhibition,Free,Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue21Jan10:30 am2:00 pmThe Antarctica VR ExperienceMore dates10:30 am – 2:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Museums and Galleries,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Tue21Jan1:30 pm9:10 pm10 Minute Free Dance Parties | Summer in the Square1:30 pm – 9:10 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Tue21Jan2:00 pm3:30 pmA Family Design Challenge2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,Exhibition,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Wed22Jan8:00 am4:30 pmSculpture in the Gardens at Auckland Botanic GardensMore dates8:00 am – 4:30 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Art,Exhibition,FreeWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Wed22Jan9:00 am10:00 amDenmark Design: Hubbub Family Morning9:00 am – 10:00 am Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,ExhibitionWhere:Central AucklandAges:Babies (up to 1 year),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Wed22Jan9:00 am5:00 pmPOPs Games Pop-up Fun ParkMore dates9:00 am – 5:00 pm Albany Stadium Pools Complex (Grass area in front of the building), Don McKinnon Drive, Albany, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Wed22Jan10:00 am5:00 pmVoyage to AotearoaMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Exhibition,Free,Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Wed22Jan10:00 am10:30 amWriggle and Rhyme outdoor Botanic Gardens sessions10:00 am – 10:30 am Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:South AucklandAges:Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years)

Wed22Jan10:00 am2:30 pmInvestigation Station Summer School Holiday Fun at StardomeMore dates10:00 am – 2:30 pm Stardome Observatory & Planetarium, 670 Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland 1345Type:Movies,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Wed22Jan10:00 am5:00 pmSarah Hughes: All My Favourite Shapes at Auckland Art GalleryMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Wed22Jan10:00 am5:00 pmMachine Makers at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:Exhibition,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Wed22Jan10:00 am5:00 pmEditors PickENERGIZE holiday activities at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Wed22Jan10:30 am2:00 pmThe Antarctica VR ExperienceMore dates10:30 am – 2:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Museums and Galleries,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Wed22Jan11:00 am12:00 pmEditors PickA Children’s Trail at Cornwall Park11:00 am – 12:00 pm Cornwall Park, Green Lane West, Epsom, Auckland 1051Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central Auckland,South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Wed22Jan1:30 pm9:10 pm10 Minute Free Dance Parties | Summer in the Square1:30 pm – 9:10 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Wed22Jan7:30 pm10:15 pmRomeo & Juliet | Pop-up Globe Farewell SeasonMore dates7:30 pm – 10:15 pm Pop-up Globe, 80 Ascot Avenue, Remuera, AucklandType:TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Thu23Jan8:00 am4:30 pmSculpture in the Gardens at Auckland Botanic GardensMore dates8:00 am – 4:30 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Art,Exhibition,FreeWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu23Jan9:00 am5:00 pmPOPs Games Pop-up Fun ParkMore dates9:00 am – 5:00 pm Albany Stadium Pools Complex (Grass area in front of the building), Don McKinnon Drive, Albany, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu23Jan9:30 am11:00 amSummer Fun Preschool Play BayswaterMore dates9:30 am – 11:00 am Bayswater Park, Bayswater Park, Bayswater, Auckland 0622Type:FreeWhere:North AucklandAges:Babies (up to 1 year),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years)

Thu23Jan10:00 am2:30 pmInvestigation Station Summer School Holiday Fun at StardomeMore dates10:00 am – 2:30 pm Stardome Observatory & Planetarium, 670 Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland 1345Type:Movies,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Thu23Jan10:00 am5:00 pmEditors PickENERGIZE holiday activities at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Thu23Jan10:00 am5:00 pmVoyage to AotearoaMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Exhibition,Free,Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu23Jan10:00 am5:00 pmMachine Makers at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:Exhibition,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Thu23Jan10:00 am5:00 pmSarah Hughes: All My Favourite Shapes at Auckland Art GalleryMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu23Jan10:30 am2:00 pmThe Antarctica VR ExperienceMore dates10:30 am – 2:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Museums and Galleries,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Thu23Jan1:30 pm9:10 pm10 Minute Free Dance Parties | Summer in the Square1:30 pm – 9:10 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Thu23Jan2:00 pm3:30 pmA Family Design Challenge2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,Exhibition,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Thu23Jan7:00 pm9:00 pmNo. 2 Film | Films in the Square7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,Movies,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Thu23Jan7:30 pm10:15 pmRomeo & Juliet | Pop-up Globe Farewell SeasonMore dates7:30 pm – 10:15 pm Pop-up Globe, 80 Ascot Avenue, Remuera, AucklandType:TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:Teens (13 to 18 years)

Fri24Jan8:00 am4:30 pmSculpture in the Gardens at Auckland Botanic GardensMore dates8:00 am – 4:30 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Art,Exhibition,FreeWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri24Jan9:00 am5:00 pmPOPs Games Pop-up Fun ParkMore dates9:00 am – 5:00 pm Albany Stadium Pools Complex (Grass area in front of the building), Don McKinnon Drive, Albany, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri24Jan10:00 am5:00 pmVoyage to AotearoaMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Exhibition,Free,Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri24Jan10:00 am2:30 pmInvestigation Station Summer School Holiday Fun at StardomeMore dates10:00 am – 2:30 pm Stardome Observatory & Planetarium, 670 Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland 1345Type:Movies,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Fri24Jan10:00 am5:00 pmEditors PickENERGIZE holiday activities at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Fri24Jan10:00 am5:00 pmMachine Makers at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:Exhibition,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Fri24Jan10:00 am5:00 pmSarah Hughes: All My Favourite Shapes at Auckland Art GalleryMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri24Jan10:30 am2:00 pmThe Antarctica VR ExperienceMore dates10:30 am – 2:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Museums and Galleries,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Fri24Jan12:00 pm2:00 pmTāmaki Makaurau Kapa Haka Regionals12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Aotea Centre, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Culture,Free,School holidays,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri24Jan12:00 pm6:00 pmEditors PickAuckland International Buskers Festival 202012:00 pm – 6:00 pm Auckland CBD, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Festival,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri24Jan1:30 pm9:10 pm10 Minute Free Dance Parties | Summer in the Square1:30 pm – 9:10 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri24Jan2:00 pm6:00 pmRodders Beach Festival 20202:00 pm – 6:00 pm Orewa Beach, Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri24Jan(Jan 24)6:00 pmMon27(Jan 27)12:05 pmAuckland Folk Festival 20206:00 pm – 12:05 pm (27) Kumeu Showgrounds, Corner of Access Road & Waitakere Road, Kumeu, AucklandType:MusicWhere:West AucklandAges:All Ages

Fri24Jan6:30 pm10:50 pmLion King – Movies in Parks6:30 pm – 10:50 pm Ambury Regional Park, 43 Ambury Rd, Mangere Bridge, AucklandType:Free,MoviesWhere:South AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat25Jan8:00 am6:00 pmRodders Beach Festival 20208:00 am – 6:00 pm Orewa Beach, Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat25Jan8:00 am4:30 pmSculpture in the Gardens at Auckland Botanic GardensMore dates8:00 am – 4:30 pm Auckland Botanic Gardens, 102 Hill Rd, The Gardens, Auckland Type:Art,Exhibition,FreeWhere:South AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat25Jan9:00 am5:00 pmPOPs Games Pop-up Fun ParkMore dates9:00 am – 5:00 pm Albany Stadium Pools Complex (Grass area in front of the building), Don McKinnon Drive, Albany, AucklandType:School holidaysWhere:North AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat25Jan9:00 am4:00 pmEditors PickSeePort Festival 20209:00 am – 4:00 pm ​Captain Cook Wharf, ​Captain Cook Wharf, Ports of Auckland, Quay Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Festival,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat25Jan10:00 am5:00 pmSarah Hughes: All My Favourite Shapes at Auckland Art GalleryMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Art Gallery, Wellesley St E, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat25Jan10:00 am5:00 pmVoyage to AotearoaMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Exhibition,Free,Museums and Galleries,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat25Jan10:00 am5:00 pmMachine Makers at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:Exhibition,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat25Jan10:00 am5:00 pmEditors PickENERGIZE holiday activities at MOTATMore dates10:00 am – 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat25Jan10:00 am4:00 pmRock Spiders Craft Corner at Cornwall ParkMore dates10:00 am – 4:00 pm Huia Lodge Discovery Hub, Michael Horton Drive, Cornwall Park, Epsom, Auckland 1051Type:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat25Jan10:00 am12:00 pmFree Gone Fishin Days – Blue Light Kids10:00 am – 12:00 pm Wynyard Quarter, Wnyard Quarter, Auckland 1010Type:Free,School holidays,SportsWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat25Jan10:30 am2:00 pmThe Antarctica VR ExperienceMore dates10:30 am – 2:00 pm Auckland Museum, The Auckland Domain, Parnell, AucklandType:Museums and Galleries,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat25Jan11:00 am2:00 pmCelebrate Chinese New Year At WestCity11:00 am – 2:00 pm WestCity Waitakere, 7 Catherine St, Henderson, Auckland 0612Type:Art,Culture,Free,School holidaysWhere:West AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Toddlers (1 to 3 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat25Jan12:00 pm1:30 pmKabuki Ninja Cooking Classes12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Stanford Plaza Auckland, 22-26 Albert Street, Auckland, 1010Type:School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Sat25Jan12:00 pm2:00 pmTāmaki Makaurau Kapa Haka Regionals12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Aotea Centre, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Culture,Free,School holidays,TheatreWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat25Jan12:00 pm6:00 pmPhoto Laundry 202012:00 pm – 6:00 pm Silo Park, Corner Beaumont Street and Jellicoe, Jellicoe St, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010Type:Art,Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat25Jan12:00 pm6:00 pmEditors PickAuckland International Buskers Festival 202012:00 pm – 6:00 pm Auckland CBD, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Festival,FreeWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages

Sat25Jan1:30 pm9:10 pm10 Minute Free Dance Parties | Summer in the Square1:30 pm – 9:10 pm Aotea Square, 50 Mayoral Dr, Auckland CBD, AucklandType:Free,School holidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:All Ages