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.
  • Fokker Bros, Viaduct Harbour
    Fokker Bros

    Fokker Bros offer mouthwatering fresh food everyday of the week. 

  • Amano Bakery

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

  • Food Truck Coffee
    Food Truck Garage

    The healthy fast food ethos made famous from the television show The Food Truck comes to life at...

  • Miann
    The Best Coffee Spots in Britomart

    Just the aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans can be heart-warming...

  • Brothers Beer City Works Depot
    Brothers Beer

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

  • Samurai Sushi

    Samurai Sushi has been serving its customers Japanese dishes with dedication since 2003. They craft...

  • Auckland Museum
    Auckland Museum

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

  • Delish Cupcakes

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

  • Hannahs

    Hannahs are all about family. For over 140 years we have provided New Zealand families with quality...

  • Smith & Caughey's Santas enchanted forest
    Santa's Enchanted Forest

    Visit Santa in his Enchanted Forest this Christmas in the Heart of the City at Smith & Caughey'...

  • Rushworth Cafe
    Rushworth

    Rushworth specialises in home baked treats and great coffee, bringing Allpress Espresso to the...

  • Rec

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

  • Al Brown Best Ugly Bagels
    Best Ugly Bagels

    Al Brown's Best Ugly Bagels serves up Montreal style, hand rolled and wood-fired bagels baked fresh...

  • AS Colour

    AS Colour is known for its basic but hip t-shirts, singlets and sweatshirts in a vast array of...

  • The Botanist
    The Botanist

    City Works Depot's inventive Botanist is giving you the option of eating a meal, having a drink and...