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  • Date 1:30PM Saturday 16th March 2024
  • Location Queen Elizabeth Park - Gate entrance: Mackay’s Crossing
  • Duration Three hours
  • Cost $10 per team
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Join us for the exhilarating QEP Treasure Hunt, where sand dunes and sea become the backdrop for a day filled with excitement and exploration brought to you by family adventure experts Everyone Out. Gather your whānau and friends for a unique outdoor experience that promises to be both engaging and fun for everyone.


Roam through Queen Elizabeth Park's stunning landscapes, working collaboratively to crack secret codes, unlock boxes and conquer challenges strategically placed throughout the park. The adventure awaits, with a course suitable for participants of all ages, from kids to teenagers and adults. 


Form teams of 2 to 4 members, spanning all age groups. For larger groups, consider purchasing additional tickets or forming a second team. Each team must include at least one participant over 14 years old. Tickets cost $10 per team.  Please book one ticket per team. Book your ticket on Eventfinda.

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1:30pm - Registration: Head to Whareroa Beach for registration. Don't forget to allow extra time for parking.

1:55pm - Briefing: Find out the details of the challenge.

2:00pm - Start: Set off on your adventure!

4:00pm - Finish: Teams have until 4pm to explore the course at their own pace. Remember to sign out once your team completes the adventure.

4:15pm- Prizegiving.

What to bring:

  • Snacks and water bottles for your team.
  • Pen/pencil.
  • Weather-appropriate clothing and sturdy footwear.
  • Waterproof layer if rain is expected.
  • For the adventurous ones, a change of clothes and a towel may come in handy.

Parking and Transport:

Enter via the Mackay’s Crossing Entrance off SH1, and park at the Whareroa Beach carpark. Follow directions to the start point


The event is rain or shine, but in the case of hazardous weather, check the Everyone Out Facebook page and the Everyone Out website for updates at 9 am on the event day.

Updated December 1, 2023 at 11:52 AM