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Make the most of Tāmaki Makaurau

Tāmaki Makaurau has something for everyone. Sing and dance along to fantastic local and international tunes, enjoy the thrills and spills of spectacular sporting events, relax with your whānau with a movie under the stars or explore Auckland’s arts, culture and vibrant city centre.

There is an Auckland adventure calling for you.

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Beaches 15 Dec 2023

Free and low-cost summer fun for your whānau

Summer days are here, and for tamariki that means hours and hours of uninterrupted play time.

Summer 14 Dec 2023

Five Auckland camping spots you may not have heard of

So, you’ve earned your beginner’s camping badges. Now it’s time to head off the beaten track and try some of Auckland’s most idyllic and secluded camping spots.

Summer 11 Dec 2023

Music and Movies in Parks return for blockbuster season!

The much-loved Music and Movies in Parks returns for another blockbuster season with a line-up including supergroup Hedlok featuring Che Fu and King Kapisi, and a screening of 2023’s biggest film – Barbie!

Summer 1 Dec 2023

10 delightful moments to experience on Karangahape Road this summer

Welcome to the free spirit of Auckland’s city centre. Edgy, diverse and authentic, Karangahape Road is now an uber-modern, smoothly functioning street.

Development 1 Dec 2023

Discover the magic where Queen Street meets the sea

It’s the coveted spot in New Zealand’s Monopoly boardgame. It’s New Zealand’s premier street. It fires up the passion of Aucklanders. It’s a dynamic place. And the lower end of Queen Street is all shiny and new and ready for you to visit.

Summer 30 Nov 2023

Exciting new season of Music and Movies in Parks and affordable activities announced

Get ready for a summer of fun as Auckland Council announces its lineup of blockbuster events.

Parks / Outdoors 27 Nov 2023

Best Auckland walks reopen for summer

Check out some of Auckland's best walks for the Summer period

Auckland's Future In Progress 27 Nov 2023

8 fun ways for kids to play at Wynyard Quarter

Let your kids’ imaginations run wild with endless ways to play at Wynyard Quarter.

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21 Jan 2024 - 10 Mar 2024

Wild Streets Festival of PLAY

Bring along a picnic and make a day of it.

16 Mar 2024

Music in Parks Waiheke

Music in Parks returns to the jewel of the Hauraki Gulf, beautiful Waiheke Island. Join us for lo...

17 Mar 2024

Music in Parks Albany

The tranquil lakeside setting of Albany Civic Lakes is home again to Music in Parks. Come along f...

23 Mar 2024

Music in Parks Ōtara pt 2

Music in Parks is honoured to partner with Ōtara Music and Arts Centre (OMAC) once again, curatin...

30 Mar 2024

Music in Parks with Gig Buddies

Join us for an epic line-up of music showcasing influences from all over the globe.