Flip City - Palmerston North
Flip City is a purpose driven 973 m2 industrial building full of interconnected trampolines from the floor to the walls! Kids love bouncing (and I'm pretty sure so do you Mum & Dad... read more
Flat Hills Cafe & Tourist Park - Ohingaiti
Flat Hills offers a wide variety of reasons to stop in, take a break and let the kids play, all whilst you relax and enjoy this lovely country setting. Not only does the cafe offe... read more
Kiwi Guardian Outdoor Adventures
Get the kids outside to have some FREE family fun connecting with nature at Toyota Kiwi Guardians sites nationwide.
Toyota Kiwi Guardians highlights family-friendly, treasure hunt style activities at specific Department of Conservation sites that encourage kids to engage with the outdoors and, ultimately, earn themselves a medal for their efforts.
The goal of the conservation programme is to turn Kiwi kids into guardians of the land and sea.
A total of 50 sites are operational nationwide. Families can get started on their adventure by downloading the appropriate “treasure hunt” map from: www.kiwiguardians.co.nz
Click on the area of New Zealand nearest to where you are to find the choices available closest to home.read more
Pathfinder Tours Day Trips
All full day trips depart daily from the Palmerston North I-SITE at 9.00 am unless otherwise arranged.read more
Offering a range of family-friendly tours and adventures including jet boating, bungy jumping, kayaking, rafting, scenic tours and the Tongariro Crossing.
- Web: bookings.bookitsecure.com/pub/supplier.aspx?a=KIDZGO&b=PATHF0
- Location: Palmerston North I site, 1 The Square, Palmerston North
Owhango Adventures is located in the centre of the Ruapehu Region, based in a small town called Owhango and in the perfect location to take a Whanganui River canoe trip. We provide Whanganui River Canoe Hire for either guided or self-guided trips.read more
Adult and child prices available for Wanganui adventures from one to five days.
- Web: bookings.bookitsecure.com/?38f55-2441213
- Location: SH 4, Owhango, Ruapehu
Pukaha Mount Bruce National Wildlife Centre
Pukaha Mount Bruce National Wildlife Centre gives you a chance to get up close and personal with native friends. Animal lovers can get into the wild with entrance to the park for adults, children or a family pass.
The wildlife centre offers its visitors interactive galleries and close encounter areas. Guests can see Manukura, the rare white North Island Brown Kiwi and her friend Turua in the kiwi house. The Walking Track – Te Arapiki o Tawhaki, lets you weave through the forest and listen to the birds as they call to each other.read more
Esplanade Scenic Railway - Palmerston North
A great little family adventure ride on a miniature railway, the track is 2.2km long, and the ride 20 minutes in duration. Kids and adults alike will enjoy this outing. The loop takes makes its way to the children's playground and back again. Open on weekends and public holidays.read more
- Phone: 06 357 3049
- Location: Victoria Esplanade, Park Road, Palmerston North
Murrayfield Clydesdales - nr Levin
Experience New Zealand’s pioneering heritage and learn how your ancestors lived in the days before washing machines and running water! The museum at Murrayfield has lots of exhibits to teach the children how life used to be, including items from a general store, chemist and how people saw movies before the advent of videos and DVDs. The miniature town of Helenstown depicts a typical town around the early 1900s, complete with miniature train and water fountain. Meet the beautiful Clydesdale horses in the stables and stop at the café for light refreshments and a view of animals grazing in the green paddocks beneath the Tararua Ranges.read more
- Phone: 06 367 8166
- Location: Corner Potts Road and State Highway 57
Daytona Indoor Raceway - Palmerston North
Daytona Indoor Raceway offers indoor racing suitable for all ages 7+ with a variety of different karts from our junior kadets, to intermediate and senior. A great place to come that is fun for the whole family. Also a host of private functions that includes kids birthday parties, where you get to have exclusive track hire and race against only your buddies. Minimum height 1.2m.read more
- Phone: 06 353 5082
- Location: 23 Bennett Street, Palmerston North
Mangaweka Adventure Company
Check our their "Splash and Giggle", a perfect introduction to rafting for the whole family. This is a fun and bouncy float along Grade 2 rapids that start straight away and are intermingled with long flat pools ideal for that tempting swim on a hot summers day! Want more...they also offer a half day option giving you more family fun time on the water!read more
- Phone: 06 382 5744
- Location: SH1, Mangaweka
Kids Republic Adventure Playland & Cafe - Palmerston North
The biggest and best indoor and outdoor playground that is centrally located, suitable for kids of all ages and home to triple racing slides, fun filled mazes over 3 levels, jumbo trampolines, 4.5 vertical drop slide, amazing rock climbing walls, party lounges and a café. Birthday's, after school care and holiday programmes available.read more
- Phone: 06 355 3551
- Location: 35 Grey St, Palmerston North