by John Murrihy

Holiday Activities

Here is a list of ideas of activities for the kids over the school holidays.

Kelly Club Amesbury Holiday Programme

Kelly Club Amesbury Holiday Programmes focus on giving children aged between 5 and 13 the opportunity to do things they enjoy in a safe, supportive and encouraging environment.

This programme are packed with activities to entertain and inspire children. We have some exciting days planned: Trips to: "Frosty Spot" - Ice Skating, "Strike"! 10 Pin Bowling, Maidstone Park & Avalon Park.

Plus: Kelly club's Got Talent Day, Legendary Lego Day, Out of This World Day, Anzac Day and lots more!!

For full details and to enrol into our programmes visit email call 021 133 2891

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Football Morning Holiday Programme

With head coach Gaston who is a "Senior player in the Wellington United Football Team and a Kelly Sports Ref & Coach.

(Yrs. 1–8) Wests Rugby Clubrooms, Wilton (all weather indoor surface).

Children aged between 5 and 12 can come along and improve their technique, knowledge and skills. We will focus on the core skills of control, dribbling, passing, tackling and shooting but MOST importantly having as much FUN as possible!

Week 1 - Tues, Wed, Thurs 9.30am-12.30pm, Week 2 - Tues, Weds, Thurs 9.30am-12.30pm

Netball Holiday Programme

Northland Memorial Hall with Bianca Nagaiya - "currently in the National Netball League for Wellington" & "Former NZ Secondary Schools Player"

Come along and grow your child’s confidence at the Kelly Sports Netball Holiday Programme.

Years 1-4 - Learn the basic fundamentals of netball in a fun and engaging environment. Learn the key skills and understanding of the game, ball handling, co-ordination, speed and accuracy.

Year 5-8 - For those already playing 7-a-side netball and those wanting to get a head start and advance their technical and tactical knowledge of the game.

We use fun drills and games to develop and challenge young players focusing on the key skill areas for their level of development while also having fun!

Week 2 ONLY - Tues, Weds, Thurs 9am-12pm.

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DramaRemedy Holiday Programme with Maneesha

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Artrageous April Holiday Adventure: 19 – 30 April 2021

Aimed at children aged 5-10 years. Our classes provide a space for all children to explore at their own pace; chaotic or careful, gingerly or with gusto, tiptoeing or tromping. Our aim is to draw out their creativity, not stuff things in! Programme

Bookings essential. BOOK NOW!

Venue: Poneke Dojo, Prince of Wales Park, Salisbury Tce, Mt Cook, Wellington
8.30am–3:00pm $79 and after care 3:00pm-5.30pm $15

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April Holiday Computer Classes

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Back by popular demand! Tawa Squash, Tawa Tennis and Wellington North Badminton joint holiday programme initiative.

Players rotate around each sport spending 1.5 hours at each club. Qualified coaches will take each session. Please note, holiday programme is for age 6 years and older.

Where possible we will try to accommodate friendships. Maximum per day is 36 then we will run a waitlist.

Wednesday 28 April and Friday 30 April.

Round 1: 9 - 10.30am
Round 2: 11 - 12.30pm
Round 3: 1.30 - 3pm

Players will be supervised for morning tea and lunch, and walked between each venue.
Bring morning tea, lunch, water bottle and raincoat (just in case).

Cost per day: $50 or sign up for both days $90

Details and registration link:

If you have any questions please contact one of the clubs below.

KidzStuff Theatre for Children: "Tale of A Dog"

These school holidays KidzStuff Theatre for Children are presenting Tale of A Dog, Written by Peter Wilson and Directed by Fraser Hooper and Amalia Calder

  • What: Tale of A Dog
  • When: 19th - 30th April 2021
  • Where: Tararua Tramping Club, 4 Moncrieff Street, Mt Victoria, Wellington
  • Times: Weekdays 10am & 11:30am, Saturdays 10am, no show Sundays
  • Tickets $12.00pp, Children under 2 Free
  • Bookings:

Circus School Holiday Programme

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Art Camp

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HĪKOI MARUPŌ - A magical journey into the night…

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Sound, music, movement and nature will come together in this incredibly unique and special multimedia performance and it brings together some of Aotearoa’s finest performers.

Dates: 28th April - 2nd May (3rd May rain day).

There are 2 performances a night at 6.30pm and 7.45pm of 55 minutes duration through the forest loop track.

Tickets can be purchased easily online at