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.
  • Free Coffee Fridays

    You heard it right - start your Friday morning off right with a free coffee from streetwear label, ...

  • The Pavilions
    The Pavilions at Britomart

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

  • Hearts of the City
    Hearts of the City

    Diverse and colourful artworks in the shape of a heart are being created on the walls of Auckland’s...

  • Art Art Gallery
    Auckland Art Gallery

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

  • Wynyard Quarter Childrens Playground
    Wynyard Quarter

    Wynyard Quarter is a 36 hectare area undergoing an exciting 25-year urban transformation featuring...

  • Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter
    Silo Park

    Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter has a great playground to take the kids, or just wander the waterfront...

  • Free Wi-Fi in the Central City

    A list of places you'll have free access to WIFI in the city.

  • Silo Park Tanks

    Check out our larger than life art installation by artist Askew One, with quotes from C.K. Stead’s...

  • Inner City PUNK and NEW WAVE Poster Art 1977-81
    Inner City PUNK and NEW WAVE Poster Art 1977-81

    Murray Cammick and Ellen Melville Centre present….a music art show: Inner City PUNK and NEW WAVE...

  • Degree Bar Hospo Quiz
    Degree Bar Hospo Quiz

    Degree Bar introduces the Believe It Or Not Hospo Quiz every Sunday night.

  • Literally Lorne
    Literally Lorne

    Writers at large, writers let loose – literature takes to the dens and alleys of Auckland’s Lorne...

  • Takutai Square
    Takutai Square - Britomart

    Takutai Square hosts many public and private events including music gigs, open air cinema...

  • City Link Bus - Getting Around Auckland - Heart of the City
    CityLink Bus Around Auckland

    The CityLink is the easiest way to get around Auckland's city centre. 

  • Aotea Square
    Aotea Square

    The centre of the city and entertainment Aotea Square is a 4,500 meter wide space. The open air...

  • Albert Park
    Albert Park

    Albert Park's long history and distinctive character has earned it a special place in the hearts of...