Welcome to SENZ2015 - NZ's most Creative Expo!


Ellerslie Event Centre Auckland 10th - 12th July

The SENZ Expo brings together Scrapbookers and Cardmakers;  Mixed Media Artists;  Bookmakers; Beaders and Jewellery makers; Stampers and Papercrafters; Knitters,  Needlecrafters and Quilters; plus get Party ideas for invitations and decorations and Kids Craft products.. see you there for a weekend of inspiration, ideas, shopping for craft supplies, competitions to enter, displays, socialising, and lots of classes to book into. 

VIP Passes and Tickets are on sale NOW! 

VIP Benefits include:

  • 9am entry each day of the show
  • Free Entry to the VIP Lounge (which will include sale of light lunches and drinks and bag minding) in the Remuera Room on the 1st Floor. 
  • Reserved seats in the front row of the demo theatre
  • A coupon book and showguide with discounts, giveaways and VIP only specials
  • Class bookings 3 days before the general public
  • SENZ lanyard
  • $5 off the Dine Create'n Crop Night tickets (Saturday night from 5.30pm - 9.30pm tickets also on sale from the 1st November)

Tickets are $55.00 each. Create'nCrop Night tickets are $20 for VIP passholders and $25 for One and Two Day Passholders.

Prepaid One Day ($15)  and Two Day passes ($28) valid for any of the show days are on sale now. Click to purchase. 


Door Sales will be available from 9.30am on each day of the show. 

Entry Fee is $15 per person all ages* . 

*Discounted Tickets are available from 12 noon Friday and Saturday and all day Sunday at the door only.  

Adult Concession (Tertiary Students and Gold/CSC Cardholders/RSA Members) $7.50 

Child  $5 (School Aged)   Preschoolers are free but must be in a pram or carry pack for safety reasons

Family (2 Adults and up to 3 Children) $35

Enjoy fantastic crafty shopping in one location

Exhibitors from all over NZ plus some from Australia. Shop for the latest products, spot some bargains during Happy Hour from 4pm - 5pm each day, and get expert advice and ideas. Look out for children's activities on Sunday!

 Classes and Demos 

Guest tutors from Australia plus many of NZ's best tutors will be teaching...There will be up to 60 Scrapbooking, Cardmaking, Home Decor and Mixed Media classes and more to choose from... plus seminars and workshops. Tutors will include some from Australia (Louise Nelson)  and NZ (Wilma Sharp, Sharon Newport, Trina McClune, Robbie Bell, Jo Johnson and her Imagine If design team, Faith Pocock,   Joanne from Powertex will be teaching a mixed media canvas, Beading Classes with Queen Bead, Close to my Heart plus more. Note Class fees are not included in your ticket and must be booked separately prior to SENZ. 

Class Bookings will start on the 18th of May for VIP ticketholders, 21st May for all other ticketholders and the 22nd of May for the general public. 

Demonstrations at the Demo Theatre are free plus many of the stallholders will be doing free demos on their stalls as well. Some stallholders will be doing Mini Make'nTakes at their stall which usually only cost a gold coin or so. You sit down and make a small project to take home.  


Competitions to Enter

We are having a special competition to commemorate the 100 years of Gallipoli, Click here for more info. 




Exhibition space for SENZ2015 is filling fast. We are particularly looking for craft businesses such as knitting, needlecraft or quilting etc to fill the last remaining spot.

If  you require further information about exhibiting, or have any other queries about SENZ please contact Donald at senz@senz.co.nz or phone 06 870 4805