Welcome to SENZ - NZ's most creative Expo!

Ellerslie Event Centre 10th - 12th July

The SENZ Expo brings together Scrapbookers, Cake Decorators, Cardmakers,  Mixed Media Artists, Knitters,  Bookmakers, Beaders and Jewellery makers, Stampers, Quilters, plus get Party ideas such as invitations and decorations... see you there for a weekend of inspiration, ideas, shopping, competitions to enter, displays, socialising, and classes. 

VIP Passes 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)
  • 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.. 


One Day passes will go on sale in February via Eventfinder, Exhibitors and from this website and cost $15 per day. Door Sales will start from 10am each day at the venue. Discounted Concession (Tertiary Students and CSC cardholders) Child and Family tickets are available from  12noon  Friday and Saturday and all day Sunday at the door. 


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.


Classes and Demos 

Guest tutors from Australia plus many of NZ's best tutors will be teaching...There will be Scrapbooking, Cardmaking, Home Decor and Mixed Media classes and more... 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 plus more. 


Competitions to Enter

We are having a special competition to commemorate the 100 years of Gallipoli, more information about that soon! 




Exhibition space for SENZ2015 is now available to book. 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