Things to do in Auckland

From restaurants and bars, to shopping and international events, we are spoilt for choice with things to do in Auckland’s central city.

Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter
Editor's Pick:Silo Park
Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter has a great playground to take the kids, or just wander the waterfront and enjoy being...
Art Art Gallery
Editor's Pick:Auckland Art Gallery
History, heritage and culture are brought to life at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. NZ’s largest visual arts experience and is home to a series...
Britomart
Editor's Pick:Britomart
For the hungry, the thirsty or the restless, Britomart is alive with eating and drinking options at any hour of the day.

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  • Vegan and Vege Eats
    Top Vegetarian and Vegan Eats

    Our list of the best vegetarian and vegan food in Auckland central city. 

  • Mardi Gras at Orleans

    Celebrate Mardi Gras in style down in Britomart at Orleans. 

  • Street Style - February

    Check out our February Street Style, captured by photographer Wallace Chapman. 

  • Buses

    Auckland Transport and various companies are responsible for servicing the central city with buses...

  • The Kimchi Project

    Experience some great tasting 'Asian-infused' culinary delights on Lorne Street. 

  • SKYCITY Grand Hotel

    Situated in the heart of Auckland’s CBD with many of the city’s most impressive attractions and...

  • SKYCITY
    SKYCITY

    Open 7 days, SKYCITY Auckland is New Zealand’s premier entertainment destination offering ever-...

  • Amano

    Katherine Lowe takes us inside this delicious Britomart bakery. 

  • Mexico Britomart
    Mexico

    Moodily lit with dripping candles, whimsically decorated with off-beat Mexicana, Mexico instantly...

  • Brothers Beer City Works Depot
    Brothers Beer

    With over 200 beers on offer, this is a must-visit for craft beer lovers. 

  • Hannahs

    Hannahs are all about family. For over 140 years we have provided New Zealand families with quality...

  • Frida's Margaritas
    Frida's Margaritas

    Try delicious margarita flavours like Melon & Mint or Lychee & Chilli Salt. 

  • Kikki K

    Make over your home or office workspace and turn it into an extension of your personal style with...

  • Kapiti at Sky Cafe, Auckland Sky Tower
    Kapiti at Sky Cafe

    Head up the Sky Tower and enjoy some delicious Kapiti treats. 

  • Our Top 5 Bars

    Looking for somewhere to go before or after a show? Sammy Salsa's got you covered. 

  • Art Art Gallery
    Auckland Art Gallery

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

  • Breakfast - The Glass Goose
    Breakfast at The Glass Goose

    A delicious breakfast menu has arrived at The Glass Goose. 

  • Sugar Club
    The Sugar Club

    Peter Gordon has designed the menu at The Sugar Club which offers fine dining and an opulent...

  • Storming the Coupe
    Storming the Coupe

    We caught up with the incredible Manager of Odettes Eatery Poi Eruera to talk about the cocktail...

  • Racket

    Racket is an atmospheric late-night haunt notable for its rustic candlelit interior, outdoor...