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Make the most of Tāmaki Makaurau this Raumati

Raumati (Summer) is here and it’s time to plan your perfect adventure in Tāmaki Makaurau.

From takutai moana (foreshore) to ngahere (forest), our incredible takiwā (region) is ready for you to enjoy with plenty of free summer events, pools, splashpads, playgrounds, paths, over 4000 parks and our refreshed city centre to explore.  

What are you waiting for? Karanga rā te raumati… Summer is Calling.

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Make the most of Tāmaki Makaurau this Raumati

Raumati (Summer) is here and it’s time to plan your perfect adventure in Tāmaki Makaurau.

From takutai moana (foreshore) to ngahere (forest), our incredible takiwā (region) is ready for you to enjoy with plenty of free summer events, pools, splashpads, playgrounds, paths, over 4000 parks and our refreshed city centre to explore.  

What are you waiting for? Karanga rā te raumati… Summer is Calling.

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Summer 12 Jan 2023

Enjoy great entertainment this summer

Throughout the summer, make the most of Auckland's new and reimagined city centre spaces, explore public art trails, visit our zoo, galleries and museums, and much more.

Summer 24 Jan 2023

Explore Auckland's natural wonders

Explore our region this summer and take your pick of Auckland's stunning tracks, bush, maunga and walkways. 

Summer 24 Jan 2023

Make a splash this summer

Take a dip, make a splash and cool off around Auckland this summer at one of our region’s beaches, splashpads and pools. 

Summer 22 Dec 2022

Events across the region

Discover what's on near you and across the region this summer, from live music to movies, sports, family fun and more.

Summer 23 Dec 2022

Your city centre refresh is calling

We invite you to nourish your soul with a summer refresh in our glittering city centre. Make a day of it and discover what’s new since you were here last.

Summer 24 Jan 2023

50 fantastic fun and free things to do this summer

To provide some inspiration for the warm longer days, here are 50 free activities from across the region for you to enjoy a fun-filled summer in Tāmaki Makaurau.

Summer 24 Jan 2023

How to keep safe in the water this summer

With long summer days finally here and your favourite swimming spot calling, now is a great time to think about how to stay safe around the water. 

Summer 24 Jan 2023

What to do for Auckland's birthday

Those of us who call Auckland home are fortunate to have our region’s birthday in the middle of summer. With so much on over the three-day weekend, we are also spoilt for choice with ways to celebrate.

Summer 27 Jan 2023

Hauraki Gulf islands to explore this summer

Waiheke and Aotea / Great Barrier are just two of the dozens of islands in Hauraki Gulf and offer plenty of adventures perfect for a weekend getaway.

Events45 Results

25 Jan 2023 - 17 Feb 2023

Free Guided E-Bike Rides

Get on a free guided bike ride and discover our region

24 Jan 2023 - 30 Jan 2023

Vector Lights for Auckland Anniversary

The show will play from 9pm until midnight, every 15 minutes.

21 Jan 2023 - 18 Feb 2023

Auckland Shakespeare in the Park 2023

There are two fabulous plays on offer this summer.

01 Jan 2023 - 28 Mar 2023

Free Tai Chi Exercise

Join our weekly Taichi exercise in Papakura and Manurewa.

29 Jan 2023 - 26 Mar 2023

Silver Adult Bike Skills

Learn on-road bike handling skills and how to communicate with other path and road users

11 Sep 2022 - 12 Feb 2023

Central Flea Market

A curated selection of vintage clothing, crafts and homeware vendors.

30 Jan 2023

Auckland Anniversary Day Regatta 2023

Watch Auckland’s harbours come alive in one of the world’s biggest one-day regattas.

30 Jan 2023

Ted Ashby Auckland Anniversary Sailing

Perfect opportunity to sit back and enjoy this historic on-water event, held annually since 1840.

30 Jan 2023 - 29 Mar 2023

Bike Maintenance Workshops

Free course on how to fix the mechanics of your bike.