Capital E goes Scandinavian this Christmas

Capital E Winter Wonderland

          Introduce your kids to a real Scandinavian Winter Wonderland at Capital E this festive season, with snow igloos, Christmas trees and craft activities in their free indoor playground from the 1 December, Monday to Saturday from 9.30am – 3.30pm. Every day at 9.45am, children will have the opportunity to open…

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Wellington’s Top Five Activities For Spring

Tulips at the Botanic Garden WCC

Springtime is here. The time of year when between the rainy days, you get a beautiful crisp sunny day. The type where you can finally let your kids run amok outside. It’s such a lovely time of year so to celebrate Citywrigglers counts down Wellington’s top five activities for spring. Nature Reserves A great time…

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Fun with LEGO: Lego encounters in Wellington

Demented Architecture

LEGO. For those of us with kids obsessed with this little brick delight, our eagle eyes are always looking out for opportunities to introduce them to this hours-of-fun toy.   Fortunate then, that Wellington not only has plenty of places to buy it – but ample ways to encounter nifty LEGO-themed creations. White out City Gallery’s…

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Suburb Spotlight: Lyall Bay


A drive through Lyall Bay and its child-friendly assets are obvious. A sandy, stony beach to explore and build sandcastles on, complete with a well-worn but fun playground near café icon Maranui.   But what about the bay’s other hidden treasures?   Here are some great things to do with your kids in the beautiful Lyall Bay…

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Term Time at Capital E


The fun folks at Capital E have got plenty of great activities to keep your little ones entertained this term. Tuesdays – Discover Dance. Every Tuesday at 10am-10.30am from 28 July – 22 September, children will be twirling, slinking and sliding their way through catchy rhythms with the talented Java Dance crew. Workshops are $5…

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Treats for Grown-Ups

Martha's Pantry

By Shona Riddell Feel like you need a break? Maybe your household has just emerged from a vicious lurgy, or you’ve got sanity-challenging visitors, or the baby started commando crawling and keeps making a beeline for your kitchen… which has been half-renovated for months. Or maybe you just, plain and simple, need some time out….

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