Being active is fun and has lots of benefits for the whole family.
The newly opened bike park in Friendly Bay is a fantastic attraction for visitors and locals alike.
Active play helps kids with coordination, balance, motor skills and using their energy, which in turn helps to promote better sleeping habits.
A huge park to visit if you want a more rural feel, just north of Invercargill city.
This running game is popular with children and requires a group of about 8 or more players.
Swimming is fun for children of all ages.
Look for family-friendly pools in your area.
Weekend vegetable and fruit markets are a great place to explore to see what's available at low cost. Take the kids along to choose the vegetables or fruit they would like to eat. It's a fun way to get kids excited about vegetables and to see what they look like when picked fresh.
There are so many activities that you can do at the beach.
Fun for all the family with a playground, skate park, and large grassy park for games and activities.
Looking for walks to do in the Auckland area? There's lots to choose from here ...
Making a kite is quick and easy once you know how. When your kite is finished you might like to decorate it before flying high.
Building a fort is an easy and fun rainy day activity using everyday household items like sheets and chairs. Once you have built your fort, it can be fun to have a picnic or play a game inside.
Take your family for an awesome walk by the sea, a lake or in the bush around Nelson.
This facility offers the perfect place to relax and play. The facilities cater for learners to competent swimmers with plenty of options for the kids to have loads of fun.
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