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Free Admission
Open Daily 9.30am to 4.30pm

Life Raft Adventure

Key details

Cost: FREE. As the Air Force Museum is a registered charitable trust, koha (donations) are gladly accepted.

Programme duration: 45-60 minutes

To book, contact:
Chris Davey, BA, Dip Tchg
Education Officer

Phone: (03) 343 9517


Discover the Air Force’s role in search and rescue

Life Raft Adventure


Through an interactive story, children learn about life rafts and water safety, discover the Air Force’s role in search and rescue, and reinforce the wearing of life jackets. They then climb into a real life raft for that hands-on experience.

  • Te Whāriki: Belonging 1, 2 & 4. Contribution 1, 2 & 3. Communication 1, 2, 3 & 4. Exploration 1, 2, 3 & 4.
  • Social Sciences: Identity, Culture, and Organisation, Place and Environment
  • Technology: Technological Knowledge
  • English: Listening, Reading, and Viewing
  • Key Competencies: All

Open daily from 9.30am to 4.30pm (except Christmas Day)
Entry to the Museum is free, donations are appreciated.

45 Harvard Ave, Wigram, Christchurch | 03 343 9532

We welcome visitors of all abilities