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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.

News96 Results

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

19 Feb 2023

Cyclespot Group Rescue Ride

Join Cyclespot from 3:30pm - 4pm to be in to win spot prizes.

24 Feb 2023

Movies in the Square: Encanto

Bring the family, pack a blanket and settle in for a night to remember.

23 Sep 2022 - 28 Apr 2023

Water Safety Series

This workshop is aimed at anyone who isn't comfortable around water and beaches, such as tourists and migrants.

03 Mar 2023

Movies in the Square: Cruella

Enjoy the Summer nights with movies under the stars at NorthWest.

04 Mar 2023

Opera in the Park

Join your friends for a fabulous evening of music and song.

04 Mar 2023

Summer Spectacular at Browns Bay

Bring your friends and whanau along to our free festival for a fun day at the seaside.

10 Mar 2023

Silo Cinema: 10 Things I Hate About You

Join us from 5pm for after work drinks at the Silo Park Bar and a delicious feed from our food trucks.

11 Mar 2023

Pikiniki Teti Pea - Teddy Bear's Picnic

A beloved childhood classic is getting the Silo Park spin with a day of FREE games, entertainment, and a few surprises along the way, all at Aucklanders’ favourite waterfront park.

25 Mar 2023

Community Day at Pah Homestead

Bring a picnic to enjoy in Monte Cecilia Park.