School holiday programme

AUT Sport and Fitness Centre’s school holiday programme has an awesome mix of activities to keep your kids active, inspired, and engaged all day long.

Register early as space is limited. Programme is run from our North Campus (Northcote) centre.

2019 dates for holiday programme

Our 2019 Holiday Programme dates:

  • Week one: Monday, 14 - Friday, 18 January 2019
  • Week two: Monday, 21 - Friday, 25 January 2019

Programme details

We cater for children 5-12 years.

Week one schedule

14 January
Sport Spectacular

It’s a spectacular sports day! Get involved with a day of multi-sports, and sporting related activities.


15 January
Tuesday Challengers

Challenge yourself and others. There’s an obstacle course, blindfolded drawing, memory games, a three-legged race and much more!


16 January
Creative Kids

Love to create? Crafty kids will love making their own works of art and creative creations including an all-time favourite – slime making!


17 January
Fun & Fitness

Boxing skills, yoga and relay racing. Get those hearts beating with a fun filled day of games and fitness activities.


18 January
Foodie Friday

Foodies will love this day of creating delicious treats, testing their knowledge, and playing some fun food related games.



Week two schedule

21 January
Mixed Up Madness

Cookie face, altered evidence and a minute to win it. These are just a few of the games we have in store for todays mixed up madness!


22 January
Trivia Tuesday

Get those brains fired up with some trivia challenges and thought provoking games and activities.


23 January
Weird & Wacky

Drums alive, marshmallow shooters, and dancing rice, is what’s on the plan today! Along with many other weird and wacky activities.


24 January
Backyard Bonanza
Excursion to AUT City Campus

Discover our own backyard with some great nature themed activities, as we venture to Albert Park in the City.


25 January
Movie Mayhem

End the week with some outdoor games, a chopstick and a balloon challenge, then relax with an afternoon movie.

Drop off times

North Campus, AH level 1: from 8am to 8.45am
City Campus, WC level 1: from 7.45am to 8.05am

Pick up times

North Campus, AH level 1: from 3pm to 4pm
City Campus, WC level 1: from 3.40pm to 4pm

Extended pick up times (North Campus only)

We can now offer after hours care, giving you the added flexibility to pick up your child between 4pm and 5pm. During this time kids have free play in our stadium supervised by our carers. The extra cost is $10.

This after hours care is currently only available for children being picked up from the North Campus.

Shuttle transfer between City and North campuses

Children registered in the school holiday programme may be dropped off at our City Campus Gym for transfer to and from the North Campus. This is a free service provided by AUT Transport.

Shuttle bus information

Cost and how to pay

The holiday programme costs are:

  • $45 per day
  • $200 per week
  • $10/day extended pick up fee (4pm to 5pm)

Whānau discounts apply: A daily discount of 10% and weekly discount of 15% applies to the second and subsequent child/ren.

You can pay at reception by cash, credit, EFTPOS or cheque. Your booking will not be confirmed until payment has been made.

What to bring

  • Wear sport shoes and active clothing
  • Pack a change of clothes and something warm
  • Sun hat and sunscreen
  • A book to read or a game to share
  • A bottle of water, morning tea and a packed lunch

Subway orders

You can place an order for a Subway lunch at reception daily.

Kids playing during the School holiday programme
Kids playing during the School holiday programme
Kids playing during the School holiday programme
Kids playing during the School holiday programme
Kids playing during the School holiday programme

Contact us

Contact us if you have any questions about our holiday programme.

holiday.programme@aut.ac.nz
Phone 921 9747 option 1

North Gym details and map

How to register

You can register directly at any one of our reception desks or fill in the online registration form.

Terms and conditions

Register online

Policies and procedures

Download our policies for details on how our holiday programme is run.