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...
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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    Famous Movie Foods Night

    This is a unique opportunity for both foodies and movie lovers to come together and share their...

  • Xuxu
    Xuxu Dumpling Bar

    Xuxu (pronounced “Su-su”) is one of the city’s small gems, as a cosy table-service bar its...

  • Street Eats - Hero - Restaurant Month 2017
    Street Eats with Holden Spark

    Taste, see, smell and savour the flavours of cuisines from around the globe at this year’s street...

  • Mexico Britomart

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

  • Frida Cocina Mexicana and Tequila Bar
    Top $25 Menus to Try this August

    Restaurant Month is a perfect opportunity to try something new or re-visit old favourites, with...

  • Mobile Site Upgrades
    Mobile Site Upgrades

    Our mobile site is looking slicker than ever with plenty of upgrades to keep your experience fun...

  • Urban Turban
    Urban Turban

    Urban Turban offer Bombay Style cuisine in a semi casual dining experience in Auckland's beautiful...

  • Kiehls

    The Kiehl’s philosophy is one of simple luxury, combining high quality, botanical ingredients with...

  • Housebar cocktails
    Housebar at Hotel DeBrett

    After a meticulous restoration, the Housebar at the Hotel DeBrett has been transformed to its...

  • Delish Cupcakes

    A sweet new bakery has opened up at Chancery Square offering beautiful cupcakes for every occasion...

  • Our Top 5 Winter Drinks

    Winter is finally here and there's nothing more comforting than a delicious hot drink.

  • Britomart Specials
    Delicious Britomart Offers

    Head to Britomart for some delicious new offers at 1885 Britomart and The Britomart Country Club. 

  • Zambesi

    Renowned for being on the cutting edge of New Zealand fashion, Zambesi creates dark, moody and...

  • Karen Walker

    Karen Walker is a NZ fashion designer with a reputation for original, effortless and unpretentious...

  • New Central City Dining 2015
    Our Favourite New Dining In 2015

    Check out the eateries and bars that blew us away this year. 

  • The Jefferson
    The Jefferson

    With over 500 varieties of whiskey plus a fantastic menu - this will be your new favourite spot in...

  • High Tea at Ostro

    Ostro's High Tea is the perfect treat to celebrate Summer. 

  • Montecristo Comedy
    Comedy and Pizza

    Montecristo Comedy returns for a second glorious year, this time with 21 shows featuring local ...

  • Sunny Long Lunch Spots

    With summer finally here the season to celebrate upon us.

  • Brothers Beer City Works Depot
    Brothers Beer

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