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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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Summer 1 Nov 2023

Five stunning spots for day trips in Auckland

Spend a day exploring some of Auckland's best parks and beautiful beaches without straying too far from home.

Summer 24 Feb 2023

10 creative spaces for art lovers to visit in Auckland

Tāmaki Makaurau is a haven for art lovers, and there are galleries all over the region where you can attend free exhibitions, sign up for art classes and attend fun events. Here are 10 creative spaces to check out.

Summer 24 Feb 2023

Pick a path through the central city’s coolest spots

From cool Karangahape Road to downtown art installations, explore these free and low-cost spots as you wander through Auckland's city centre.

Summer 23 Feb 2023

Karangahape Road’s colourful past and bright future

With its unique atmosphere and colourful history, you'll soon discover why Auckland's Karangahape Road was named the sixth coolest street in the world.

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.

Summer 26 Jan 2023

Explore Auckland’s city centre this summer

Music, movies, art and more – get out and about in central Auckland and discover something new this summer.

Summer 26 Jan 2023

Discover 5 of Auckland's best swimming spots

These beaches offer some of the best swimming spots in Auckland, so check them out when you need to cool off this summer.

Summer 25 Jan 2023

Visit Auckland's regional parks this summer

Find out what Auckland's regional parks have to offer, from beaches and bush to farmland and waterfalls.