School Holidays in the City Centre

8 October 2021

School Holiday ideas for the whole whanau to enjoy.... look no further!! City centre businesses have you covered....


Robert Harris Coffee Roasters have got heaps on the menu for kids! Including cute gingerbread mean and a new kids menu! Don't forget they have FREE fluffies with any purchase too.

EPIC workshops are happening at Remaker over the school holidays! Including sourdough making, sew a bumbag, and deign and make your own recycled leather earrings! Don't miss out - Head to to register 🙌

Art Demos in Piccadilly Arcade. Tomorrow you can see how artist Roy Tregilgas creates a unique hand drilling technique with wood. 

Ceramics workshops at the Ceramics Gallery. Try your hand at pottery, it's a great indoor activity for adults and kids to enjoy.

Kids gifts, toys and educational fun at Craniums. They are now open at 95 Devonport Road!

Tauranga Art Gallery Art Studio - these have been so popular and we hear they have sold out but have introduced more workshops outside of the school holiday period. The gallery has fantastic exhibitions on display so head along to get creative inspiration! 

Tauranga City Library - QR Code Quest, complete the activities and enter the draw to win an awesome robotics kit!

Kids books at Books a Plenty - Muki & Pickles by local writer and illustrator Ross Murray has arrived in store, a great book for the holidays.

Tu Meke Tui. Tune in to the next Tu Meke Tui live stream tomorrow at 10am! The live events may have been cancelled but these digital sessions with author Malcolm Clarke and special events are available for children to enjoy from home during the school holidays! Featuring trivia games, giveaways, readings and a waiata session, this free programme is fun for the whole whānau. No need to register, just click here tomorrow at 10am to take part in the livestream.