Auckland - Where New Zealand meets the rest of the world
As New Zealand's biggest city and featuring an International Airport, there's a good chance Auckland will be your first impression of the country.
Auckland is known for it's prime harbour location which provides plentiful beaches and some lovely seaside dining options. No trip would be complete without a ferry ride to one of the nearby islands
The hilly landscape gives away the vast number of inactive volcanoes, many of which make for great parks and lookout spots today. Take a walk up Mt Eden at sunset for a spectacular view of the city.
Auckland has an abundance of events and activities around every corner. See for yourself!
at a glance
Best known for
being NZ's biggest city
Did you know:
Auckland has over 50 volcanoes!
Don't leave without
a ferry ride on the harbour
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Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park
When: Dec 14, 07:30 PM to 10:05 PM
Where: Domain Dr, Grafton, Auckland
Venue: Auckland Domain, Grafton, Auckland
Samoa Mo Samoa Benefit Concert 2019
When: Dec 11, 07:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Where: 770 Great South Rd, Manukau City, Auckland
Venue: BNZ Theatre at Vodafone Events Centre, Manukau City, Auckland
When: Jan 15, 05:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Where: 65-67 Central Park Dr, Henderson, Auckland
Venue: The Trusts Arena, Henderson, Auckland
New Year's Eve
When: Dec 31, 06:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Where: 59 Federal St Cnr Kingston Street, CBD, Auckland
Venue: Rydges Hotel, CBD, Auckland
When: May 2, 08:00 PM to 11:59 PM
Where: 42 Mahuhu Cres, CBD, Auckland
Venue: Spark Arena, CBD, Auckland
Christmas Wonder Park 2019
When: Dec 14, 03:30 PM to 09:30 PM
Where: 163 Chapel Road, Flat Bush, Auckland
Venue: Barry Curtis Park, Flat Bush, Auckland
When: Nov 12 to Feb 8, 07:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Where: Corner of Beaumont and Jellicoe Street, CBD, Auckland
Venue: Silo Park, CBD, Auckland
When: Dec 5 to Dec 19, 05:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Where: 210-218 Victoria Street West, CBD, Auckland
Venue: Victoria Park Markets, CBD, Auckland
St. Jerome's Laneway Festival '20
When: Jan 27, 11:25 AM to 10:30 PM
Where: Princes St, CBD, Auckland
Venue: Albert Park, CBD, Auckland
YHA Auckland City
This modern, recently refurbished backpacker hostel combines the excitement of the city with a safe and secure environment.
YHA Auckland International
A central, secure backpacker hostel in the heart of Auckland City with room options to suit all travel styles.
Located near a natural geothermal site, shops, restaurants and Lake Rotorua, this purpose-built backpacker hostel offers rooms for all types of travellers and spacious communal facilities.