Royal Oak Mall, the hub of thousands of shoppers in Central Auckland is bringing a complete entertainment and shopping experience for people of all ages this December.

Starting with Saturday, December 7 a host of different activities have been planned inside the mall which extends till the New Year.

Like every year, Royal Oak Mall will have a Santa in residence daily to take pictures with from Saturday, December 7 until Christmas eve 6 p.m.

A number of Christmas entertainers are lined to perform daily from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Performances are by renowned names such as chorus by Greater Auckland Chorus, The Trumpet Guy, Jono Heaps, Bruce French, Silver & Strings, Renee Maurice, and the Jazz Santas. FREE Kombi Train rides are available just for the children on Friday, 20 December from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

FREE Gift Wrapping is available daily from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. between 10 and 17 December, and until 7 p.m. between 18 and 23 December and through to 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve.

“We have a Christmas gift for everyone! - Our gift vouchers are a great idea for those ‘hard to buy for’ loved ones with a range of options to suit any budget. They are available in $20, $50 and $100 from our Customer Services Desk and Management Office,” a spokesperson from Royal Oak Mall said.

Customers can spend $50 or more at any Royal Oak Mall retailer or $300 at Royal Oak Mall Pak’n Save and will receive a free jute bag, while stocks last.