Things To Do In Auckland With Young Children

Are you looking for something to do with your children in Auckland? Especially younger children? Look no further!

I asked my Facebook Team what they thought were the best things in Auckland to do with children, and this is the list we came up with (check out West Auckland for the strawberry picking places!):


Takapuna Beach – Takapuna
Parakai Springs – Parakai
Devonport Beach – Devonport
Mt Victoria Tunnels – Devonport
Long Bay Beach – Long Bay
Onepoto Domain – Onewa Road
Sheep World – Warkworth
Whangaparoa Railway – Whangaparoa
Jump – Mairangi Bay
Inflatable World – Glenfield

Ambury Farm – Mangere Bridge
Auckland Botanic Gardens – Manurewa
Butterfly Creek – Airport
Miniature Steam Trains – Mangere
The Amazing Maze in Maize – Karaka
Glenbrook Vintage Railway – Waiuku
Jump – East Tamaki
Inflatable World – Manukau

Miniature Trains – Panmure
Michael’s Ave Reserve – Ellerslie
Cornwall Park – Ellerslie
Wynyard Quarter – City Centre
Mission Bay Beach – Mission Bay
Kelly Tarltons – City Centre
Auckland Domain – City Centre
Auckland Museum – City Centre
Auckland Art Gallery – City Centre
Waterview Reserve – Waterview
Inflatable World – Mt Roskill
Enchanted Forest Mini Golf – Onehunga

Howick Historical Village – Howick
Clevedon Farmers Markets – Clevedon
Fo Guang Shan (Buddhist Temple) – Botany Downs
Snakes & Ladders Park – Farm Cove
Paradice Ice Skating – Botany Downs

Motat – St Lukes
The Zoo – St Lukes
Butterfly House – New Lynn
Tui Glen Reserve – Henderson
Crystal Mountain – Swanson
Kiwi Valley Farm – Henderson
Strawberry Picking at Sweet Red – Massey
Strawberry Picking in Kumeu – Kumeu
Whoa! Studios – Henderson
Jump – Avondale

Top 10 Auckland Playgrounds
Auckland Public Swimming Pools
Current Events in Auckland
Kid Friendly Cafes in Auckland – NEW!
Bunnings – enjoy a coffee while your kid plays on their indoor playground
Mitre 10 – same as Bunnings
Auckland Libraries

Myers Park – Central Auckland
Potters Park – Mt Eden
Stonefields Adventure Playground – Stonefields (Mt Wellington)
Craigavon Park – Blockhouse Bay (West Auckland)


If you think of anything that I have missed, let me know 🙂 Also be sure to check out the Kid Friendly Cafes in Auckland list that I’ve put together.


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