Easter Events in New Zealand


Easter is just around the corner and it’s not too late to book your long weekend stay at one of our great Family Parks locations around New Zealand. There is so much on around New Zealand this Easter, here is just a little sample to get you excited!





Snapper Surprise Fishing Comp

Snapper Surprise Easter Fishing Competition
Saturday 26 March 2016



Enter now for your chance to will heaps of great prizes including a 3.10 metre boat, custom trailer and outboard package, rods reels, electronics, luxury accommodation, and much more!

Duke Tavern is the event headquarters and a meal is included in ticket price. Prize giving will take place at 7.00pm followed by awesome Whangarei band STR8 Up, who will have you up dancing the night away.

Go ahead grab the family, get a ticket, jump in the boat or off the beach and get ready to have an awesome time in the beautiful Bay of Islands this Easter


Closest Family Park: Russell Orongo Bay Holiday Park






Royal Easter Show
Thursday 24 – Monday 28 March 2016



New Zealand's largest family show is held every Easter break at the ASB Showgrounds in Greenlane, Auckland. With a massive line-up of entertainment, circus acts, rides and exhibits, plus an A&P Show that has been running for more than 160 years, the Royal Easter Show has a special place in the hearts and minds of many New Zealanders.


Closest Family Park: Miranda Holiday Park





Tauranga Jazz Festival

The National Jazz Festival
Thursday 24 – Monday 28 March 2016



Nestled among the most beautiful spots in Tauranga, see performances from some of the best jazz musicians from around the world and right here in Aotearoa.

The festival delivers unique experiences – live music at the Downtown Carnival where festivities spill onto city streets, Baycourt Concert Series with local and international artists including Emma Pask and Darren Percival from The Voice Australia, Roy Phillips (Peddlers, UK) and bluesman Chris Cain (USA), the 39th National Youth Jazz Competition where young jazz performers from all over New Zealand compete for trophies, the intimate and family friendly New Orleans-style TECT Jazz Village, and to top it off the high energy Hurricane Party on the Waterfront featuring funk bands like Sex on Toast (AUS).

There is something for everyone this Easter in Tauranga. Join us for a festival that will sooth your jazz soul and stir your dancing feet!



Closest Family Park: Cosy Corner Holiday Park





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Ferrymead Heritage Park Easter Event
Sunday 27 & Monday 28 March 2016



Have a fun time out on Easter Sunday and Monday at Ferrymead Heritage Park. Ride the Steam train and the trams.

Every child is given an easter egg when they arrive and can participate in a Bunny Trail with the chance to win a Family Annual Pass valued at $150!!



Closest Family Park: North South Holiday Park