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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

10 Feb 2023

Silo Cinema Pride Edition: Everything Everywhere All at Once

Join for a very special screening of the award-winning multiverse epic, Everything Everywhere All At Once!

10 Feb 2023 - 11 Feb 2023

Beats in the Square

Five different dance teams will bring their A-game, not only battling to be crowned the winner but also representing different continents of the world.

11 Feb 2023

Browns Bay Movies at the Beach

Grab a picnic or takeaways from our extensive range of local food establishments and huddle up under a gorgeous summer sky.

11 Feb 2023

Meet your everyday heroes

Bring the family and meet your local Emergency Service heroes!

12 Feb 2023

Folk In The Park 2023

Sit back and relax while listening to free live music on Devonport's stunning waterfront, presented by the Devonport Folk Music Club.

12 Feb 2023

Krishna Holi 2023

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?Nope, this is a family-friendly event. Fun for all! What are my transport/parking options for getting to the event?A...

17 Feb 2023

Silo Cinema: Thor: Love and Thunder

Local hero Taika Waititi takes on the Marvel Cinematic Universe (again) with another epic chapter of the Thor franchise.

17 Feb 2023 - 18 Feb 2023

Circus in the Square

Pack a bag, round up your young and old friends, and come run away with the circus!

18 Feb 2023

Auckland Pride March 2023

The fight is not over. Let’s bring our communities together to elevate our stories and make our voices heard! As we take Pride back to its activist roots with the Pride March, w...