Activity ideas for kids over the Christmas Holidays

As well as some local options listed below, there are some online resources providing creative ideas to keep Tamariki busy, spark their imaginations, and support learning and personal development. One online resource is which has a range of downloadable templates and how to guides with activities around learning, resilience and growth, managing emotions, mindfulness, kindness and friendship, and identity and culture. A sample of these activities include:

These are just a handful of the many activities available on the Sparkers NZ website, there are many more! Check them out here.

Local options for entertainment and activities in Westport and across the Buller and Westland region:

Please feel free to get in touch if you would like to suggest anything to add. Wishing you and your Whanau a safe and happy holidays!