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 and Crocheters,  Needlecrafters and Quilters; plus get Party ideas for invitations and decorations and Kids Craft products.

Buy supplies at 32 Pop-up shops from some of NZ's best-loved craft supply business from all over NZ plus a couple from Australia. There are over 55 classes to  choose from (bookings open now so hurry book now!) so inspiration is guaranteed! 

There are competitions to enter and displays to see - including our Create for Gallipoli Exhibition/Competition - get your entries prepared and be in to win lots of prizes. 

If you have always wanted to try one of these crafts then SENZ is your perfect opportunity to get ideas, see some demonstrations, do a make'ntake and learn the basics, and buy supplies to get you started, from NZ's top experts and best stores!

Afternoons are great for the kids to come along with you, they will love learning some new activities for those long winter weekends and you will love receiving their handmade cards and gifts that will become a lifelong pastime. 

There is a warning though - THESE CRAFTS ARE ADDICTIVE!

VIP Passes, Tickets and Classes 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
  • 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) SOLD OUT

Tickets are $55.00 each 

Prepaid One Day ($15)  and Two Day passes ($28) valid for any of the show days are on sale now. Prepaid ticketholders get to book the classes 2 days before the public and don't have to queue up at the door to buy so if you have a 9.30am class you will be on time!  Click on the ticket you want to purchase. 


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

Entry Fee is $15 for Adults and $10 for Children. 

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

Adult Concession (Tertiary Students,  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

Competitions to Enter


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

Craftables will be sponsoring the Pin Competition again too. So take your pins to their stall to enter. 




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