1. Explore the cafes and restaurants. Queenstown’s food scene packs a bite, literally!  Get your coffee fix (or a hot chocolate for the kids!) and enjoy lunch at one of Queenstown's over 150 eateries.

 

Paintless Paintball

Paintless Paintball at Thrillzone

Paintless Paintball at Thrillzone

2. Get active with the kids and try Paintless Paintball, Lasertag or Heroblast (especially for youngsters).

Go Karting at Game Over, Remarkables Park

Go Karting at Game Over Queenstown

Go Karting at Game Over Queenstown

3. Get competitive and race against each other on the luge or indoor go karts.

4. Catch a movie in Queenstown or Arrowtown.

5. Hit the shops, Queenstown has a number of retail precincts (downtown, Frankton and Arrowtown) all with kid friendly stores and free tastings if they ask nicely!

6. Take a drive to Glenorchy, and spot the Lord of the Rings film locations; or leave the driving to someone else and take a tour that specialises in Lord of the Rings trips.

Foam Pit SITE trampoline Queenstown Family

Foam Pit SITE trampoline

Foam Pit SITE trampoline

7. Check out the indoor entertainment precinct in Frankton – there are indoor trampolines, go karts, indoor rock climbing, Chipmunks Playland and more!

KidzClub

KidzClub at Thrillzone

KidzClub at Thrillzone

8. Or if you just want the kids to let off some steam, take them to Kidzclub where they have unlimited access to loads of activities, free popcorn, slushies and games and looked after by the staff while you can enjoy Queenstown at your own pace.

9. Head down to the Main Town Pier to take a trip back to a time when dinosaurs roamed the earth at Time Tripper. The newly opened animated show situated under Lake Wakatipu takes you back to the beginning on a journey through time and legend, where you can experience 90 million years in just 30 minutes! Learn about how Lake Wakatipu was carved out by a giant glacier and experience the adventure activities you can do in Queenstown, all from the comfort of your seat.