Activities

Whether you’re after a day out with the family, a free day in the sun or something a little more adventurous, Auckland’s central city is packed with things to do.

Auckland Free Walking Tours
There's no reason not to enjoy the free and fun walking tours of Auckland City. 
Editor's Pick:Sky Jump
SkyJump is one of New Zealand's most thrilling tourist attractions and one of Auckland’s 'don’t miss' experiences. SkyJump can be described as Base...
Auckland Whale and Dolphin Safari
Discover the glorious Hauraki Gulf Marine Park. 
  • Art Art Gallery
    Auckland Art Gallery

    History, heritage and culture are brought to life at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. NZ’s...

  • Kauhanga by Lachie Philipson and Harmony Repia
    Emerging Pixels #6

    Digital Art Live offers the opportunity for young digital and interactive artists to present their...

  • Auckland Transport City Art Walks

    Explore diverse forms of art and creative expression in the city’s streets, squares and laneways in...

  • Auckland Central City Library
    Central City Library

    The Auckland Central City library has an extensive collection of fiction, non-fiction, magazines...

  • Chess Pieces
    Chess Mates

    Free Chess and Chinese Chess lessons at Freyberg Place on Saturdays. 

  • Auckland Domain Sculpture Walk

    Auckland Domain hosts sculptural works by some of New Zealand's leading artists. Stroll around the...

  • Auckland City Heritage Walks

    Explore the historic architecture in the centre of Auckland. Trail through one or all 6 heritage ...

  • Auckland Free Walking Tours
    Auckland Free Walking Tours

    There's no reason not to enjoy the free and fun walking tours of Auckland City. 

  • Kiwioke Kevin

    During the school holidays, keep an eye out for Kiwioke Kevin and his original one-man karaoke...

  • Aotea Square
    Aotea Square

    The centre of the city and entertainment Aotea Square is a 4,500 meter wide space. The open air...

  • Silo Park Tanks

    Check out our larger than life art installation by artist Askew One, with quotes from C.K. Stead’s...

  • Urban Gardening Workshops

    Auckland Live presents Urban Garden Workshops as a part of Auckland Live Summer in the Square. 

  • Top 6 Free Christmas Events

    Check out our recommendations for the very best free festive entertainment around the central city...