Highwic Holiday Fun - Semaphore Signals


Visit Highwic and make your own set of semaphore flags then practice sending messages. Semaphore was used by sailors to communicate from ship to ship before the invention of the radio. Activity suitable for children over five years.

Event Details


  • Wednesday 26 April
  • 11.00am - 3.30pm

How Much?

$1 for children taking part in the semaphore activity, maximum 4 children per adult. Normal adult entry of $10 applies.

Make a Booking

Contact Highwic on (09) 524 5729 or highwiceducation@heritage.org.nz

Activity suited for children over 5 years.


  • 40 Gillies Avenue
  • Enter from Mortimer Pass
  • Newmarket
  • Auckland
  • 1023

Contact Information

Opening Hours

  • Wednesday to Sunday
  • 10.30am - 4.30pm
  • Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday.


Adults: $10 Accompanied children: Free. Unaccompanied children: $3.50 Please understand that surcharges may apply at times of special events.