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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 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!

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.

Auckland's Future In Progress 27 Nov 2023

Top 10 ways to experience our ever changing downtown

Discover ten awe-inspiring things on Auckland’s waterfront. Some weren’t even here last summer, and some have been here for more than a century. Your walking shoes are calling.

Waitangi Day 16 Nov 2023

Waitangi ki Manukau returns for 2024 with Savage, Che Fu & The Kratez and Annie Crummer headlining

Te Kaunihera o Tāmaki Makaurau / Auckland Council and Manukau Urban Māori Authority (MUMA) are thrilled to announce the return of Waitangi ki Manukau for 2024 with a stellar line-up including Savage, Che Fu & The Kratez, Annie Crummer, Rei and more!

Summer 7 Nov 2023

Puhoi: The perfect weekend escape

Explore Puhoi River by kayak, enjoy walks through native bush, and learn the history of this charming small town – all just an hour north of central Auckland.