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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

01 Feb 2023 - 02 Feb 2023

World Wetland Day Free Kayak event

This is a unique opportunity to experience and learn about this special coastal wetland environment.

26 Jan 2023 - 02 Mar 2023

Zoo Lates

Summer nightlife just got wilder in Western Springs!

17 Jan 2023 - 04 May 2023

Pop Up Play - Myers Park

Join us to play multisport, capture the flag, ultimate Frisbee lawn games, and many more.

03 Feb 2023 - 25 Feb 2023

Auckland Live Summer in the Square

Gather your friends and whānau for a scorching good time because this February, Aotea Square is the place to be!

04 Feb 2023 - 12 Mar 2023

2023 Wild Streets Festival of Play

Bring along a picnic and make a day of it.

04 Feb 2023 - 18 Mar 2023

Gold Adult Bike Skills

Learn to ride more confidently and safely in heavier traffic.

19 Jan 2023 - 20 Apr 2023

Hungerball - Myers Park

A customised inflatable sports arena where a range of sports/games can be played for all ages.

06 Feb 2023

Waitangi ki Manukau 2023

Visit The Village for a taste of Māori and Pacific kai, enjoy craft stalls, live music, kōrero, activities for tamariki and cultural performances.

08 Feb 2023

Yoga for everyone

Find positive spiritual energy while keeping youthful.