Introducing Kilbirnie, Rongotai and Lyall Bay

Kilbirnie

Kilbirnie

Is Wellington’s playground, with the aquatic centre and facilities for indoor and outdoor sport all year round. Combine your game with a quick and convenient shop, check out the craft and op shops, then catch a tasty feed from different world cuisines. You’ll leave a winner every time.

Rongotai

Rongotai

is where the work gets done. There’s a wide range of clever and creative people busily working away on furniture, vehicles, beer, and even ice cream. Plus there’s shopping opportunities big and small, from New Zealand’s biggest brands right through to crafty wee galleries and specialist outdoor shops. Explore!

Lyall Bay

Lyall Bay

Has Wellington’s Freshest Air©. Walk the dog, catch a wave, spot a plane. Don’t leave without enjoying fish & chips or an ice cream (or both!) by the beach. And if the air is too fresh for you, pop into a local café for fresh food and hot coffee. No need to rush home just yet!

Ultimate School Holiday Guide: Kilbirnie, Rongotai, & Lyall Bay ⯑

Whether your child is an aspiring athlete or an emerging artist, there's an adventure tailored to every interest.

 
???? Kilbirnie Recreation Centre - Skating, Rollerblading, and Parkour - 3-day sessions. It is a fantastic opportunity to explore new activities and get an adrenaline boost.
 
⚽ Ākau Tangi Sports Centre - Sports and Fun - get ready for action-packed sports and engaging games designed to keep bodies moving and hearts racing!
 
???? Wellington Regional Aquatic Centre - Swim Well Holiday Lessons - enjoy a 50% discount on swim lessons, perfect for improving swim skills!
 
????‍♂️ Bonobo NZ- Active School Holiday Programme - a dynamic mix of programs to learn new cool skills and lots of active play. Located at 56 Kingsford Smith St, Rongotai.
 
???? Chipmunks Lyall Bay - Active Play - an indoor playground offers interactive play zones, educational activities in a safe, fun environment. Plus, a café for caregivers! Located at 113 Tirangi Road, Rongotai.
 
???? Standouts - Drama, Dance, Singing- is a journey of creative exploration through drama, dance, singing, set design, and prop making, culminating in a special performance for families. Located at St Judes Hall, 68 Freyberg St Lyall Bay.
 
????️ MakeRoom - STEM - hands-on one-day workshops where big builds come to life, designed for kids aged 10-14. Bring home your masterpiece! Located at Evans Bay Intermediate School
 
???? The Rock Academy - A Unique Musical Adventure - perfect for singers, guitarists, keyboardists, drummers, and ukulele enthusiasts. Located at 14a Kemp Street Kilbirnie, Wellington.
 
 
Let's navigate this time with smiles and humor. Happy holidays!????

Featured Businesses

  • Safety, confidence and swimming skillsSwimWell offers year-round swimming lessons for children aged 5 months to 14 years at WRAC plus three other pools in Wellington.
  • Resene has all the quality paint, wallpaper, accessories and professional advice you need for your decorating projects.
  • Jane Blackmore is a Wellington based artist making exciting, delicious artworks while playing with abstraction, and aspects of realism. Visit her beautiful studio and gallery space at Lyall Bay Junction. …