Make the most of Auckland
The cicadas are calling and so is another stunning Auckland summer.
From surf beaches out west and gentle family-friendly white sands out east to majestic bush walks and stunning island getaways, there is an Auckland adventure calling for you. Tāmaki Makaurau has something for everyone with plenty of free summer events, pools, splashpads, paths and over 4000 parks to explore.
Nau mai, haere mai. Your Auckland summer is calling.
Every season provides unique opportunities to treasure and restore Aucklands natural environment, and summer is no exception.
Find lots of fun, local and affordable activities for kids across the region over the school holidays.
Soak up the summer sun with free live music events from Tāmaki Makaurau’s best at Auckland Council’s Music in Parks.
Make the most of warm summer Auckland evenings with your friends and whānau at this year's free Movies in Parks.
Earn your sailor’s tattoo by mastering traditional knot skills on a heritage vessel these school holidays.
Explore and discover parts of the city you've never seen before and see if you can find the curious creatures.
For local families/whanau to enjoy being active together in local parks and reserves.
A huge floating waterpark full of challenging obstacles that moves around Auckland beaches throughout the summer.