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, home to a series of permanent collections as well as...
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.
  • Iceskaters at night - Aotea Square Ice Rink
    Aotea Square Ice Rink

    Pull out your winter woollies and hunt down those gloves because the Aotea Square Ice Rink is back...

  • Art Art Gallery
    Auckland Art Gallery

    History, heritage and culture are brought to life at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, home to a...

  • Auckland Arts Festival Dining Guide
    Our Aotea Arts Quarter Dining Guide

    Fuel up for a night of arts and entertainment with a delicious dinner at one of these top city...

  • Auckland's Civic Theatre
    The Civic

    The Civic is an Auckland landmark and is one of the few remaining atmospheric theatres in the world...

  • Scarecrow

    An urban oasis of fine food serving fresh, healthy food to cater to every diet plus a store...

  • Orchestra Shows 2016
    Orchestra in the City

    Check out the incredible orchestra shows we'll be heading to this year. 

  • The Scarecrow Pop-Up Flower Stall

    The brilliant central city grocer and café Scarecrow, has opened a colourful pop-up flower stall. 

  • Auckland Museum
    Auckland Museum

    Regarded as one of the finest museums in the Southern Hemisphere and is renowned for its unique...

  • The Kimchi Project

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

  • Lovebite #54 Unlocked Collections

    Uncover the city's hidden art collections during Artweek.

  • Four Seasons by AUT
    Four Seasons

    Four Seasons, AUT University’s premier fine dining restaurant offering classic New Zealand cuisine...

  • Umi Sushi & Umiya Japanese Cuisine
    Umi Sushi & Umiya Japanese Cuisine

    Umi Sushi & Umiya Japanese Cuisine can be found on the corner of Lorne Street and Wellesley...

  • Grand Millennium
    Grand Millennium Auckland

    Whether you are travelling for business or leisure Grand Millennium Auckland offer comfort and...

  • Art After Hours Elemental AKL
    Art After Hours

    Auckland Art Gallery presents 'Art After Hours' - an evening of art, food and entertainment in...

  • BANFF_Festival
    BANFF Mountain Film Festival

    The Banff Mountain Film Festival, the largest, and one of the most prestigious, mountain festival