Easter in Porirua

Nau mai, haere mai ki Porirua City. Join us for Easter 2022.

Join us this Easter in Porirua, there’ll be fun for the whole whānau with Drive in Movie, treasure hunt and a colouring competition with awesome prizes up for grabs.

Drive in Movie 🐰

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Peter Rabbit 2, The Runaway

Sunday 17 April, 3pm

Fun for all the whānau, join us for a free drive in movie at Porirua Park 👉 see event details


Easter Egg Hunt 🐰 🥚

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Easter egg hunt across Porirua

Sunday 17 April, various times

Fun for all the whānau, join us for an easter egg hunt around Porirua, find the numbered easter egg and swap it for a yummy chocolate egg or an awesome gift voucher for a local café/business.

Choose your location

  • Available at seven different locations around Porirua, Aotea, Cannons Creek, Karehana Park, Muri Reserve, Jillet Street Park, Waitangirua, Browns Bay.
  • Each numbered egg will need to be brought to the event staff onsite and the recipient will be gifted either a chocolate easter egg or a gift voucher for a local café/business
  • The plastic eggs must be exchanged for the prize on the day during the event, not thereafter.
  • The sites are playgrounds or reserves
  • Hunt is open for only one hour per site
  • We gather the competitors at one spot and then count them down to go hunt

Digital Discovery Sessions 🤖

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Fun STEM Activities for ages 8+

Tuesday 19 – Friday 29 April

Join us at Porirua library for a digital discovery session, from animated movie, digital escape rooms or have fun coding with our robots. Bookings essential. See more


Easter colouring competition 🐰 🥚 🌈

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Easter colouring competition

Entries close noon on Thursday 14 April . Get your tamariki together for a fun Easter colouring in competition to win some awesome prizes from Little Spoon Sourdough Crumpets, The Regal Shortbread Co and Whittakers.

How to enter

Simply download one of your preferred colouring-in designs from the link below, or pop in to the Porirua City Library, Te Rauparaha Arena or the Porirua City Council reception from Friday 1 April to collect a hard copy.

Deliver your completed colouring-in piece to one of those locations, or email a copy to events@poriruacity.govt.nz.

Entries close noon on Thursday 14 April. Winners will be drawn at 1pm on Thursday 14 April. No limitations on the number of times you can enter.


Colouring-in designs

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Design one: Easter Bunny painting Easter eggs, download the design here. Entries close noon on Thursday 14 April and winners will be drawn at 1pm on Thursday 14 April. No limitations on the number of times you can enter.

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Design two: Abstract Easter egg, with bunny ears, download the design here. Entries close noon on Thursday 14 April and winners will be drawn at 1pm on Thursday 14 April. No limitations on the number of times you can enter.

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Design three: The Easter Bunny busy at home painting Easter eggs, download the design here. Entries close noon on Thursday 14 April and winners will be drawn at 1pm on Thursday 14 April. No limitations on the number of times you can enter.


These amazing Easter pack prizes include:

  • Entries close noon on Thursday 14 April. Winners will be drawn at 1pm on Thursday 14 April.
  • You need to be aged 3–16 and a resident of Porirua.
  • Simply download one of your preferred colouring-in designs from the link below, or pop in to the Porirua City Library, Te Rauparaha Arena or the Porirua City Council reception from Friday 1 April to collect a hard copy.
  • Submit your application and colouring picture, write your name and phone number of your parent or guardian on the reverse of your picture.
  • Deliver your completed colouring-in piece to one of those locations, or email a copy to events@poriruacity.govt.nz.
  • No limitations on the number of times you can enter.