Santa Pawtraits

4 DEC 2021 - 12 DEC 2021

04:30 pm - 06:30 pm

Meet in the Bark Park Zone outside Coffee Culture in the Arena
Let your pets join in the fun this Christmas with Santa Photos!

Bookings Essential​ BOOK HERE

Saturday 4 December     4.30pm - 6.30pm
Sunday 5 December        4.30pm - 6.30pm
Saturday 11 December    4.30pm - 6.30pm
Sunday 12 December      4.30pm - 6.30pm

Time slots are 5 minutes per pet, you will be chaperoned by a Palms Elf staff member from the Bark Park zone in The Arena (outside Coffee Culture) to Santa's Grotto. Animals must be accompanied with adults and be managed with a leash or other transporting equipment.

Photos are managed by Scene to Believe. Full price list available here.


  • Bookings are essential.
  • This event is operating in compliance with a COVID Safe Event Plan.
  • Must register through ‘NZ COVID Tracer’ app on arrival.
  • Must wear a face mask – unless under 12 years old or medical exempt. 
  • Use hand sanitiser before entry.
  • Adhere to 2m physical distancing.
  • Please adhere to physical distancing floor decals when lining up for your timeslot.
  • Owner/s must be responsible for their pet at all times.
  • Owner/s must bring waste disposal bags for their pet's use if required. Please note that waste is prohibited from being placed in bins inside the centre.
  • In the event that any animal exhibits aggressive behaviour, we will ask that they are removed from the centre.
  • Please stay at home if in the previous 14 days you have:
    • Return to NZ from overseas.
    • Been in close contact with an active COVID-19 hotspot, place of concern or exposure venue.
    • Had a fever, cough, sore throat, headache, distorted sense of taste, shortness of breath, chills, vomiting or any cold/flu like symptoms in the last 72 hours.
  • If you become unwell during the event, please seek assistance from event staff. 
  • We have the right to refuse service and insist that anyone with these symptoms leaves the venue.
  • Parents/guardians must actively supervise children.