Most Popular Kids Activities in the Taupo Region in 2016

the Waikato Region

    On the banks of the beautiful Waikato River, just minutes from Taupo Towncentre, you will find the iconic and unique family playground, of Huka Prawn Park. With acres of land dedicated to the production of New Zealand fresh water prawns, and pure family fun, Huka Prawn Park offers a day of fun and excitement for all ages. Our activity pass offers all day access to the park. This includes prawn fishing, guided tours and access to the activity loop which is packed with fun attractions. Feel the ... Read more excitement of landing the feisty prawn. You can fish all day, all equipment provided, and once you’ve landed your catch, you can cook it up and sample the local delicacy right here beside the fishing ponds! Tour through the Prawn Nursery where more than a million baby prawns are raised each year. If you’re brave enough, hand feed the baby prawns. But don’t worry, if you loose an arm, we can replace it with a similar one from the lost property bin! Challenge yourself to the Gauntlet, ...

    Established in 2003, Big Sky Parasail is New Zealand’s premier Parasail company located on Lake Taupo. Operating a 9 metre purpose built winch boat. We offer both 400ft and 800ft parasail flights. Both flights come with our unique optional “Freefall”. This is where we slow down the boat and let you parachute down to the waters edge, only to be whisked back up into the sky! Our crew has more than 23 years experience in the industry and we are proud of our safety record. Big Sky Parasail is open ... Read more 7 days a week from December to May, weather pending. Come get high….Fly Big Sky!

    Sports Touch Football Clubs

    We run the local Junior Touch on a Wednesday and Thursday afternoon. If you are interested in playing this season please ask at the school you attend.

    Performing Arts Piano Classes & Lessons

    I am an experienced piano teacher in Taupo with a passion for music teaching! Contact me for more information.

    Education Early Learning Classes & Lessons

    Whanau based community centre, with permanent, caring staff to give your children a start to the early learning years in a warm, comfortable, homely environment with an attractive large outdoor area to encourage physical activities.

    Taupo Kayaking Adventures (TKA) specializes in guided scenic tours/trips on New Zealand’s largest fresh water lake, rivers, streams, walking/mountain biking tracks and trails in the Great Lake Taupo Region. Incorporating; • Kayaking • Mountain Bike • Walking • Walking and mountain Biking Combo’s • Overnight Experience • Kayak Fishing • Or a mixture of the above • Or kayak, paddle (sup) board and bike hire With unrivalled natural beauty, fascinating history, gourmet outdoor food ... Read more and passionate knowledgeable guides, we offer a unique experience to remember. Experience an adventure, discover our breath taking scenery, waterfalls, geothermal activity, natural hot pools, messaging waterfalls, crystal clear water, active volcano and even ,Maori Rock carvings that can only be reached by water, or some of the best trails in the country. You can choose one of our core tours, or let us help you design a trip tailored around your interests, and how you want to experience our ...

    Taupo Parents Centre is a not for profit organisation run by parents for parents. Parents Centre was first established in NZ in 1952 with the Taupo Centre being set up in 1978. The organisation offers four core services to its members and the community - childbirth (antenatal) education, parents support groups, parenting education, and advocacy/lobbying for parents, birthing and families. Our mission is: positive birth experiences and informed parenting in a community where parents are supported ... Read more and highly valued in their role.

    Holidays Family Holidays

    Holiday Resort with accommodation (cabins & motels) plus sites for tents, caravans, campervans. Thermally heated swimming pool plus (2nd pool hopefully due for completion by Christmas 2015 with swim up pool bar/cafe). Tennis courts, playground, basketball, jumping pillows x 2 (NZ's largest jumping pillow) volleyball. wifi (charge) TV & Games rooms, Neos 360 game, opp golf club, AC Baths, Hockey field, Owen Delany park. Close to car racing track.

    Holidays Family Holidays

    For Best Price Book Direct A family friendly Lake Taupo lake front motel. Quiet location on Lake Terrace. Comfort Inn Cascades runs between the road and the lake. There are no roads to cross with direct access to our lovely sandy swimming beach and the lake walk/cycle way from the motel. Set amongst beautiful gardens of native plants and birds are 24 spacious, self contained units of all different configurations for 1-6 people

    Education Early Learning Education Centres

    We are a family oriented early childhood service that enables parents to learn alongside their children as they engage in meaningful interactions together. Parents also learn other skills like small business management and becoming a better parents through the adult education programme.

    Open daily 10am to 4.30pm (closed Good Friday and Christmas Day). The Taupo Museum two art galleries feature both local and touring exhibitions and change every six weeks. Local history displays, gift shop and the wharenui (Meeting House), Te Aroha o Rongokeihume with Ora, the Garden of Wellbing offer a one off experience for visitors to Taupo that is not to be missed.

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