School holiday programme

School Holiday Programme at AUT Gyms

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.

2018 dates for holiday programme 

  • Week 1: 16-20 April
  • Week 2: 23-27 April (Closed Anzac Day, 25 April)

Week one

  • 16 April: AUT Challengers
    Like to put your brain and body to the test? An obstacle course, fort building and a sack race are just a few of the day's challenges.
  • 17 April: Fun and Fitness
    Boxing skills, yoga and drums alive. Get those hearts beating with a fun filled day of games and fitness activities.
  • 18 April: Weird Science
    Explore the amazing world of science and create fun experiments with our mad scientists. A crowd favourite!
  • 19 April: Monster Madness
    Monsters, alien life-forms and Bigfoot tracks. It’s a mad day of monsters and mayhem.
  • 20 April: Super Heroes
    A great day for our super heroes in training. Come dressed as your favourite super hero and let’s catch some bad guys!

Week two

  • 23 April: Spy Kids
    Secret agents and junior detectives will love searching for clues as we solve strange mysteries and fight crime.
  • 24 April: Sport Spectacular
    It’s a spectacular sports day with soccer, volleyball, basketball and cricket! If sport’s not your thing, we have lots of games to play.
  • 25 April (Anzac Day): Closed
    Centre closed
  • 26 April: Splish Splash
    Bring your togs and prepare for a day of water fun and games. Get your balloons ready 'cause there's going to be a water fight!
  • 27 April: Pyjama Jam
    Finish the week with a fun daytime slumber party! Let’s watch a movie, play some games and wear our favourite pyjamas.

Programme details

We cater for children 5-12 years. 

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

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.

Details about shuttle bus service

Cost and how to pay

$45/day or $200 for week 1 / $165 for week 2. Whanau discounts apply.

You can pay at reception by cash, credit, EFTPOS or cheque. You must pay at the time of booking.

How to register

To register, download the registration form and fill in the details. Bring it to our centre reception or email it to

Download the registration form 

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 $5 Subway lunch at reception daily.


AUT Sport + Fitness Centre, North Campus
90 Akoranga Drive, Northcote, Auckland.
Call: 09 921 9747

Last updated: 06-Mar-2018 9.57am

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.