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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    Masu is Metro's 2014 restaurant of the year. With Chef Nic Watt at the helm they serve world class...

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    Brothers Beer

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

  • Fukuko
    Fukuko

    Britomart bar, Fukuko, is a small but perfectly formed addition to Auckland's eating and drinking...

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    We've rounded up all of our fantastic Restaurant Month events plus upcoming winter events around...

  • Kit And Ace

     Kit and Ace is a brand that has created technical performance apparel, for your real life. 

  • Kikki K

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

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    Let us help you with planning out your Restaurant Month diary this year with the 10 events were...

  • Rec

    A music club and record store that puts the music in the right place. 

  • SKYCITY
    SKYCITY

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

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  • Zambesi

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

  • The Conservatory

    The Conservatory at North Wharf is a wine bar, cocktail bar and restaurant with a relaxed,...

  • Metro Top 50 Restaurants 2016
    Metro Top 50 Restaurants

    The list of the Metro Top 50 Restaurants for 2016 is hot off the press. 

  • Marvel Grill
    Marvel Grill North Wharf

    Marvel Grill North Wharf has the feel of a warm and friendly local with comfortable dining at the...

  • Amano

    Katherine Lowe takes us inside this delicious Britomart bakery.