We have compiled a list of activities from around the District to help you discover a variety of fun things suitable for your children and to help keep the little ones busy!
You can find the dates for school term break on the Ministry of Education website:
School terms and holiday dates
The information on privately available school holiday programmes has been compiled by us based on information provided by private providers.
We take no responsibility for the provision of private school holiday programmes listed on our website as we do not manage or vet private providers.
We accept no liability in relation to the accuracy of content, the manner in which private school holiday programmes are delivered or the private providers themselves.
Find the details of activity providers by clicking next.
We provide a fun-filled day of crafts and outdoor fun with a great team. We do not do trips away at this programme as our children love what we provide.
Location: Whangārei Primary School, 153a Bank Street, Regent
Our holiday programmes are exciting, educational, and entertaining. We offer various activities like gymnastics, arts and crafts, games and physical play related to that day’s theme.
Location: Active Attitude, 9 Commerce Street
Active Attitude website
Active Attitude Facebook page
A range of classes for kids and youth aged 5 to 15 including clay, painting, mixed media, pottery wheel, and more! Short classes and all-day sessions available.
Location: Quarry Arts Centre (not the Gardens), 21 Selwyn Avenue
Quarry Arts School Holiday Art Program website
Quarry Arts School Holiday Art Program Facebook page
Activities include dance, sports, arts and crafts, bike riding , pools, etc.
Location: Whangārei Intermediate School Hall, 32 Rust Avenue
Northland Hip Hop Dance Facebook page
Join us during the holidays for a range of fun activities. Engage your imagination, create new things and be inspired.
Location: Kiwi North Gate 1, 500 State Highway, Maunu
Kiwi North website
Kiwi North Facebook page
A full day of outdoor, play based adventures facilitated by qualified experts in education, science and outdoor learning.
A strong emphasis on developing self reliance / confidence and social competency.
Location: Various outdoor locations around Whangārei
Nature'sCool Facebook page
During our school holiday program, we will be working on basic fitness, hand eye coordination, basics of table tennis and footwork.
A space for your kid to have fun and enjoy the holidays.
Location: 97 Western Hills Drive, Kensington (Adjacent to Sport Northland building)
Table Tennis Northland website
Table Tennis Northland Facebook page
At our instructor-led holiday programme, children are kept busy in an interactive learning environment.
Activities and games are designed to teach fundamental skills of many different sports + more
Location: Northland Badminton Centre, 41 Porowini Avenue, Morningside
Playball Northland website
Playball Northland Facebook page
Our holiday program runs indoor at Whangārei Academy of Gymnastics. It offers a mixture of gymnastics, games, arts, crafts and activities.
Location: Whangārei Academy of Gymnastics, Trigg Arena, 25 Park Ave Kensington
WAGS Holiday Programme website
Come make the most of the summer sunshine and learn to surf on the beautiful Tūtūkākā Coast!
Location: Sandy Bay, Tūtūkākā Coast
Tūtūkākā Surf website
Tūtūkākā Surf Facebook page
Paint, sculpt, print, build or sew... Set your creative fantasies free with the help of our Arts Facilitator. We'll bring the equipment and material.
Location: Activity Centre @ The Hundertwasser Art Centre with Wairau Māori Art Gallery
Hundertwasser Art Centre website
Experience the joy of being immersed in Steiner based arts, crafts, baking, music and more. Food for every child's soul!
Location: 14 Cobham Place, Tikipunga
Whangārei Steiner website
Whangārei Steiner Facebook page
Our holiday program offers an action packed, fast moving, busy day of futsal and so much more!
Location: Excellere College Gym and conference room, 39 Great North Road, Te Kamo
Futsal holiday program website
Being school-based gives us a huge benefit that children will be safe as they are on the school premises. We also have access to the school’s wonderful indoor and outdoor facilities.
Location: Kamo Primary School and Tikipunga Primary School
Active recreation, gymnastics, fun, awesome coaches, physical exercise, foundation skills, challenging circuits, group games, colourful chill out area and competitions.
Location: Upstairs at Ruakākā recreation centre, 9 Takutai Place, Ruakākā
Bream Bay Gymnastics website
Bream Bay Gymnastics Facebook page