For the school hols
1. Fly through history
Air New Zealand’s 75th anniversary exhibition has landed at Canterbury Museum, Christchurch. The free exhibition features replica plane cabins, and a virtual reality flight experience (right). Visit canterburymuseum.com. 2. Have a blast from the past Capital E has events and workshops for all ages. Play with technology from the 70s to the 90s with Technostalgic. Free entry, visit capitale.org.nz. 3. Colour your world Learn more about the wonders of colour and how it enhances our daily life at Auckland’s Museum of Transport and Technology. Activities include a glowing wonderland through the use of black lights and UV reactive material, and a mood room, where you can discover how colour influences our moods. Runs until October 9, see motat.org.nz. 4. Run away with the circus Clown around at Toitu Otago Settlers Museum in Dunedin with three fun-filled circus workshops. Make your own juggling balls, and learn how to make a balloon dog. $10 per workshop or $25 for three, visit toituosm.com. 5. Hit the slopes Catch the last of the snow, with Mt Hutt and Cardrona remaining open until October 9. Check skiandride.nz.