Spending School Holidays in Newmarket

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School holidays are right around the corner and we've got you covered with plenty of ways to keep the kids entertained. Newmarket is home to an array of exciting activities that’ll keep your minis busy all holiday long. So, let them wave goodbye to boredom, and say hello to days filled with fun, creativity and unforgettable experiences in Newmarket.

Where to eat

Avoid the chaos at home and enjoy a meal out with the family. Whether your children have the patience for a sit-down meal or you're after a convenient and quick dining choice, Newmarket has plenty of options to choose from

What to do

Ski or surf at Gravity X

Nothing screams fun more than a day spent at Gravity X! Welcoming the newest kids on the block, Gravity X is Auckland's very first indoor ski/snowboard and surfing experience. Spend the morning hitting up the slopes or the afternoon catching some waves - whatever you decide, the family are sure to love it

Coin Singing Booth

Let them sing their hearts out at Coin Singing Booth. You’ll be free from the noise and they’ll be able to sing like they’ve sold out a concert - a win-win for both. 

VR Voom

From escape rooms to VR headset adventures, they’ll step into a world of entertainment and adventure. VR Voom is the ultimate destination for hours of immersive fun. 

Catch a movie together

Enjoy some quiet time by taking the kids to see new releases the whole family will love. Screening throughout the school holidays at both Event Cinema & Rialto.

Pinot and Picasso kid-friendly classes

Try something different these school holidays and make some memorable moments. Let your child's imagination run wild by saying goodbye to screen time and hello to kid-friendly play at Pinot and Picasso. With a wide variety of artworks, this activity is perfect for budding artists who love getting stuck into it.

Go crazy at Timezone

Enjoy a day full to the brim of exciting games, interactive experiences and special holiday offers. To make the day last even longer, if you load your card with $60 of credit you'll get an additional $30 added to spend!

Spark Adventure with Marvel

Spark adventure for your little ones and step into the Marvel Universe School Holiday Zone at Westfield! Whether your kids are Spider-Man fans or Hulk-obsessed there are plenty of Marvel themed experiences to enjoy. Spend the day immersed in the world of their favourite Super Heroes, with Marvel craft activities, books, face painting and more.

Doughnut Decorating at Krispy Kreme

Get creative at Newmarket Krispy Kreme! For $10, you can book your little ones in for a doughnut decorating session on the 8th-10th July & 15th-17th July. Limited spots available so make sure you book in quick.

Squeeze in some cat cuddles at Catfe Mao

Cuddle up with some furry friends at Catfe Mao. With tickets starting at $25, you'll be able to enjoy a hot or cold drink while playing with the cutest cats Newmarket has to offer. And if you fall in love with one in particular, they also have an adoption service so you can call them your own.

Get competitive at Archie Brothers

Where kids' dreams are created! From arcade games to dodgem carts to bowling, Archie Brothers has it all for an afternoon of family fun. They also offer plenty of delicious food options so once you've burnt all your energy you can re-fuel with something tasty!