Rainbow Playlab, our indoor entertainment centre,  will remain closed at Level 2, to support good physical distancing and reduce touchpoints risk.

Arcades will have a new home during Level 2 and are still available for play. Please see the Arcades page for more details.

Introducing Rainbow Playlab, our new state -of -the-art entertainment center.

Experience the best and latest in entertainment technology - Hologate Virtual Reality, Virtual Sword Fighting, E-Sports, Escape Rooms, Arcades and more!

Located by Rainbow's End, Rainbow Playlab is open 7 days. Open hours are 12pm-6pm on weekends, school holidays and public holidays and 12pm-5pm Monday-Friday during school term. Entry is free to Rainbow Playlab, but game costs vary.

You don't have to be visiting Rainbow's End Theme Park to visit Rainbow Playlab, - you can access the centre from inside or outside of Rainbow's End. Check the Playlab attraction pages (links at the bottom of this page) for age recommendations.

If  you are visiting Rainbow's End Theme Park you can add a Playlab Play Pass for big savings.

Come visit us soon to play at the cutting edge of entertainment. 



We are actively monitoring the situation with regards the outbreak of Covid-19 and implementing Ministry of Health precautions to keep our staff and guests well.  

On March 16th the Ministry of Heath updated precautionary measures to include a more comprehensive list of social isolation recommendations, and also advised the cancellation of mass gatherings of over 500 people. As a precautionary measure for the wellbeing of our community,  Rainbow’s End will be closed from Tuesday 17th of March, while we await further instruction from the Ministry of Health that is due later this week.  Click the link below for what to do if you have a booking or ticket impacted by closure, as well as other frequently asked questions regarding Rainbow’s End during the Covid-19 outbreak.  Health & Safety - Covid-19

  • On some dates Rainbow Playlab will be closing earlier, see the list.

Playlab Playpass

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Free entry, Game costs vary
Open 7 days.

Book in advance for:

Have questions? Check out our FAQ page or contact us.

Phone: 092622030
Email: playlab@rainbowsend.co.nz

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Jump into another world with our Virtual Reality experiences.

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Channel your inner Jedi with Virtual Sword Fighting.      

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Compete with players around the world in the E-Sports  gaming zone.

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Work it out together in our Escape Room.   

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Win prizes and bragging rights in the Arcade.

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Show off your moves in the Dodgems.

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Kick back and take a break in our newly refurbished Cafe.

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Birthday Parties

The perfect gift and birthday spot for teens and gamers.

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Corporate Events and Private Parties

Enjoy private play time with our event packages.  Perfect for:

  • Xmas Parties
  • End of financial celebrations
  • Teambuilding
  • Social clubs
  • Big birthdays and celebrations
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Meeting Space

Book our meeting space.  Perfect for working meetings for up to 30, or seated presentations for up to 60.

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