The Discovery Series


Explore Auckland and beyond in the Discovery Series! 

If you have any questions regarding these events, please email Emma Northcott.

Stardome *SOLD OUT*

Stardome

Sunday 24 July (11am–1.30pm)
Cost: FREE of charge

Explore the worlds of inner and outer space and see what it takes to become an astronaut. While you’re there, view the night sky and learn all about the planets and stars that make up the universe.

Bus departs at 11am and will arrive back to the University approximately 1.30pm.

Auckland Zoo *SOLD OUT*

Auckland Zoo

Sunday 14 August (9.30am–4pm)
Cost: $15 per person

Come join us for a day at the Zoo. Home to New Zealand’s largest collection of native and exotic animal species. This fun filled day includes transport, entry to the zoo and a packed lunch for the day. 

Bus departs at 9.30am and will arrive back to the University approximately 5pm. 

Waitomo Caves *SOLD OUT*

Waitomo Caves

Saturday 17 September (8am–5pm)
Cost: $60 per person

Experience the amazing Waitomo Glowworm and Aranui Caves. This trip is run through Kiwi Experience and your tour driver will take you on a guided tour and explain the cave formations followed by a visit to the glow worms by boat. An experience you will never forget!

Includes transport with a Kiwi Experience driver, commentary and tour on the way to the caves, guided tour of both Waitomo and Aranui Caves and a packed lunch.

Bus departs at 8am and will arrive back to the University approximately 5pm. 

Ambury Farm *SOLD OUT*

Ambury Farm

Sunday 2 October (9.30am–4pm)
Cost: FREE of charge 

Join in some gumboot throwing, enjoy the bouncy castles and sheep shearing. Invite your family along for live entertainment, yummy food and lots more!

Bus departs from the University at 9.30am and will arrive back to the University approximately 4pm.