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...
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.
  • 1885 Britomart
    1885 Britomart

    Located in a stunning heritage building, 1885 is a chic destination in Britomart containing all the...

  • Rec

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

  • Fukuko
    Fukuko

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

  • Ortolana

    The beautiful Ortolana is established on the new garden-to-table bistro concept run by the talented...

  • Amano Bakery

    I have this ice-breaker I use with people all the time.

  • WORLD Britomart

    WORLD Britomart reflects the label's eclectic and quirky style. 

  • Pavilions at Britomart

    The Pavilions house a selection of products, retailers, and eateries catering to various tastes.

  • Ostro
    Ostro Bar and Brasserie

    Situated in the Seafarers Building with a view out over the harbour and Josh Emett at the helm...

  • Kate Sylvester
    Kate Sylvester

    Kate Sylvester’s design is independent and intelligent. An irreverent classicist, Kate balances her...

  • Nike Britomart

    This central city store stocks Nike’s latest and most innovative collections of footwear and...

  • Miann
    The Best Coffee Spots in Britomart

    Head to Britomart where you are spoilt for choice with many exceptional coffee outlets.

  • Ted Baker
    Ted Baker

    Having launched as a shirt specialist of some repute in Glasgow, Ted Baker has quickly become the...

  • Frida's Margaritas
    Frida's Margaritas

    Try delicious margarita flavours like black plum & cinnamon or lychee & chilli salt. 

  • The Store

    The Store is an eatery of two halves. One half caters house-made foods and coffee to go. The second...

  • High Tea at Ostro

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