School Visits

Are you looking to give your students new skills as part of your PE programme or reward your class with a fun on ice experience? Paradice Entertainment welcomes you and your students with options from a fun skating experience to group lessons in ice skating and ice hockey and even broomball!

Schools Fun Skate
Your school can book in for a fun visit to Paradice Ice Skating any weekday during term time and skate between 10:00am-3.30pm on one of our public sessions. We can accommodate any number of students from 15 – 500.

Cost: $10pp GST inclusive
$5 skating frame hire (optional)

What’s included:-

  • Skate hire included
  • Free ice skating for teachers
  • Complimentary helmets
  • Lighting
  • Themed playlist
  • Hot coffee for teachers

Schools Learn to Skate
Group lessons are available for your students. Either a single lesson or a series of lessons covering a progression of ice skating skills with a qualified instructor. A variety of levels can be catered for from beginners. The lesson lasts for 30 minutes followed by a free skate session to practice skills.

Cost: $13pp GST inclusive
$5 skating frame hire (optional)

What’s included:

  • 30 minute lesson from ice skating coach
  • Skate hire included
  • Free ice skating for teachers
  • Complimentary helmets
  • Hot coffee for teachers

Ice Hockey
Students work together as a team with an ice hockey coach as they learn the rules of the game, essential ice hockey skills, including puck handling, passing, elementary game positioning and general skating skills. The lesson lasts for 30 minutes followed by a free skate session.

Cost: $13pp GST inclusive

What’s included:-

  • 30 minute lesson from ice hockey coach
  • Skate hire included
  • Complimentary ice hockey safety equipment

Broomball
Broomball: A game played on the ice with shoes, a cross between hockey and soccer.  The object of this laugh-a-lot competitive game is to score goals hitting a soccer size ball with a broomball stick, whilst running and sliding on the ice wearing protective equipment. No skating skills are necessary as students wear their shoes!

Cost: $13pp GST inclusive

What’s included:

  • staff member to explain rules of the game
  • all equipment to play broomball
  • complimentary helmets

Attractions
We also have laser tag available as an add on for your group at Paradice Entertainment Avondale and laser tag, mini golf and escape rooms at Paradice Entertainment Botany. Get in touch re school group prices.

Free Hot Drink and Skating for Teachers
We value teachers at Paradice! Every teacher receives a free hot drink and skate free when attending with their school group.

Contact us at botany@paradice.co.nz or avondale@paradice.co.nz or phone 09 273 2999 (Botany) or 09 828 3800 (Avondale) to find out more or to inquire about booking.

Please note: select times are available for broomball and ice hockey.

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Preserving Paradice

Did you know we have a ‘Preserving Paradise’ initiative for schools in the Auckland area?

The ‘Preserving Paradise’ initiative is part of our environmental policy to support local sustainability actions.

We have on offer a family pass on a termly basis to a student in your school that shows initiative in taking action for the environment.

Please contact us at sales@paradice.co.nz if you would like your school to be part of this programme.