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Hawkes Bay – National Aquarium

Join Amanda and come and see the penguins and fish being fed!

Date: Monday 20th August
Time: 9.30am
Location: Marine Parade, Napier
Cost: $6.00 per Educator and Playschool enrolled children. Additional Playschool children will be $2.00.

Bring packed lunch and drink bottles.

RSVP by Monday 6th August to Amanda

Waikato Outing – Little Leapers

Join Fiona for a morning of jumping and exploring the amazing things our bodies can do!

Date: August 14th August
Time: 10.00 am
Location: Leap Trampoline Park, Sunshine Ave, Hamilton.

Bring socks, water bottle and morning tea.

RSVP by Monday 6th August to Fiona

Auckland Outing – Henderson Chipmunks

Join Playschool for a fun morning at chipmunks, enjoying the indoor playground in this colder weather.

Date: Thursday 23rd August
Time: 10.00 am
Location: 93 Central Park Drive, Henderson
Cost: $2.00 per Playschool enrolled child

RSVP by Friday 10th August to Kirsty

Hobbiton, Raglan & Waitomo Caves

This is one of our most sought-after trips because it combines 5 of the NZ must-see attractions – Hobbiton, Waitomo caves, Ragland Beach, Bridal Veil Falls and Hamilton Gardens. After exploring the natural beauty of the Raglan area including the beach and waterfall you will head to Waitomo. Once here not only will you get to see the glow worm caves you will also travel deep inside the earth for the famous TumuTumu Tubing. This combines the best elements of black water rafting with walking, climbing, swimming and tubing through distinctive sections of the spectacular TumuTumu Cave. Sunday sees you explore the huge Hamilton gardens where there is every type of garden you can imagine built over a rubbish dump!

Finish your trip off with a tour of Hobbiton and the world famous shire, home of Bilbo Baggins and location for the filming of the Lord of the Rings Trilogy.

What to expect
We cannot guarantee the weather so this trip will run rain or shine. TumuTumu tubing requires an average level of fitness, you don’t need to swim but you will get wet. You will be provided with a very warm wetsuit and should not get cold during this trip, however, it will not suit you if you are afraid of small enclosed spaces. Please ensure you bring with you the following; Rainproof coat, warm clothing, long thick socks, swimwear, water bottle, snacks & drinks

Date & Time: Departing Sat 18th Aug at 7 am sharp. Return Sunday 19th Feb at approx. 5 pm.
Where to meet: Playschool Office – 112 Bush Rd Albany for transport
Cost: $299pp – Cost includes all transport for the weekend including transport to and from Auckland, 1 nights accommodation at a backpackers, TumuTumum tubing, Hobbiton tour, Raglan, waterfalls and gardens visits, 2 x lunches and 1 x breakfast.

RSVP To secure your place contact Carissa