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Celebrate your ‘Good Egg’

Celebrate your ‘Good Egg’

Is there someone in your life or community making a real difference, that you want to sing out about?  Our community has had its share of challenges over the last few years and often there are key people that go above and beyond to reach out and extend extra kindness and effort. … get full details here

Hop into Eastgate this Easter

Hop into Eastgate this Easter

Come and see the Easter Bunny at Eastgate (he has Easter Eggs to give away – YUM!)
Thursday, 1st April 4pm – 8pm and Saturday, 3rd April 11am – 3pm We are CLOSED on Good Friday and Easter Sunday. … get full details here

Christmas at Eastgate

Christmas at Eastgate

We are tickled pink with Christmas this year! There are so many reasons to come to Eastgate!  Including the chance to WIN one of 10 barrows worth of gifts! … get full details here

Welcome Santa to Eastgate

Welcome Santa to Eastgate

Tis the Season and Santa is on his way! We are super excited to spread some Christmas cheer as Santa with his elves and fairies arrives at Eastgate on Saturday, 5th December. … get full details here

Thursday Family Night’s are back!

Thursday Family Night’s are back!

Have a night off cooking and bring the family in for Eastgate’s FUN, FEED & FAMILY night. This week we’ve got a train bouncy obstacle course (thanks to Maniacs Bouncy Castle Hire), and wooden Thomas Wood Friend giveaways* this Thursday night.… get full details here

BOO!  Come trick or treat at Eastgate

BOO! Come trick or treat at Eastgate

Have a scary good time at Eastgate as you trick or treat your way around the centre!  Get dressed up and come into Eastgate.  We’ve got goodies bags for the kids and participating stores will welcome you with lollies as you trick or treat your way around the centre!*… get full details here

Wheelie Fun Hunt these school holidays

Wheelie Fun Hunt these school holidays

Would you love a new bike.. scooter or skateboard?  Then you need to join us on our Wheelie Fun Hunt these school holidays!  WIN one of 20 main prizes! … get full details here

Magic school holidays & free colouring in book

Magic school holidays & free colouring in book

Have a night off cooking and bring the family in for Eastgate’s FUN, FEED & FAMILY night. We’ve got roving magician Circusmarty bringing a touch of magic to our Thursday Family Night.… get full details here

Happy Father’s Day!

Happy Father’s Day!

Father’s Day is Sunday, 6th September! Dad will love this Makita 4 piece, 18v, set designed for all his DIY.  This includes a Hammer Drill, Impact Driver, Circular Saw and Multitool.*… get full details here

Lucky Glove Bucket Dip

Lucky Glove Bucket Dip

This Thursday when you come in with the kids, the Eastgate Family Night will have a bucket full of toys and lollies to give away.  We also have ‘magic’ gloves to ensure you stay safe for your dip.… get full details here

Level 2 at Eastgate

Level 2 at Eastgate

Being open under Level 2 means we need to keep safe and practice social distancing and take hygiene precautions.  You know the drill on that. Even in level One we continued to take precautionary efforts that will see us into Level 2. … get full details here

Thursday Family Night – fun & giveaways

Thursday Family Night – fun & giveaways

Sorry folks but to ensure we keep our community safe and comply with government instructions, we have had to change out our activities this Thursday Family Night.… get full details here

Thursday Family Nights at Eastgate

Thursday Family Nights at Eastgate

By Thursday, no one feels like cooking… right?  We thought so too! Keep an eye out for our line up – we’re putting together entertainment, activities, fun and giveaways so you can come in, dine at our food court and enjoy an evening out with other families in the community.… get full details here

Zoom in for dinner – bouncey castle & car giveaways

Zoom in for dinner – bouncey castle & car giveaways

Have a night off cooking and bring the family in for Eastgate’s FUN, FEED & FAMILY night. This week we’ve got a Lightening McQueen bouncy obstacle course (thanks to Maniacs Bouncy Castle Hire), and Diecast Graffiti car giveaways (limited numbers so race in quick). … get full details here

CHOP CHOP – Calling all Karate Kids!

CHOP CHOP – Calling all Karate Kids!

Come in and have a go at Karate GRK Karate is here to WOW you with their strength and skill, over the school holidays and they are inviting you to join in and have a go!get full details here

Paint your own kohatu

Paint your own kohatu

Create your own precious kohatu in our Toi Art Workshop Toi Art is artwork unique to you that is painted onto kohatu (stone). These workshops are run by Te Mairiki Williams and the artwork original designs are uniquely his.get full details here

Dinner with a TWIST over the School Holidays

Dinner with a TWIST over the School Holidays

Bring the kids in for dinner and entertainment over the school holidays. Thursday nights (9th and 16th July) between 6pm – 8pm, Circus Marty will be here twisting magnificent, colourful balloon creations – animals, flowers, head-wear, swords… you name it!get full details here

Level 2 and it’s all go at Eastagte

Level 2 and it’s all go at Eastagte

Eastgate will be open at 9am on Thursday 14 May. The coffee is brewing, the shoes are waiting to walk out the door, exquisite gifts looking for that some one special, postal services, and so much more.… get full details here