Wednesday, 1 — Friday, 3 November 2023

Discover Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland

Auckland is New Zealand’s most populous city and is a multi-cultural hub of food, music, arts, and culture.

Also known as Tāmaki Makaurau, Auckland sprawls over volcanic hills and around twin harbours, offering an exhilarating mix of natural wonders and urban adventures.

Auckland offers an urban environment where most people live within half an hour of beautiful beaches, hiking trails and a dozen enchanting holiday islands. Add a sunny climate, a background rhythm of Polynesian culture and a passion for outstanding food, wine, and shopping, and you’re beginning to get the picture of Auckland, New Zealand, our largest and most diverse city.

Top things to do in Auckland

More than just a city, Auckland is a whole region full of things to see and do. With so many experiences close by it’s easy to hop from one adventure to the next.


Auckland has a range of fantastic dining options to cater for every taste, from neighbourhood joints to fine dining delivering excellent food.

Commercial Bay
Commercial Bay is Auckland's newest lifestyle precinct situated on the waterfront of Auckland’s stunning Waitematā Harbour, making it the city’s premier shopping, dining and entertainment destination.
Local favourites include: Ghost Donkey | Reign and Pour | The Lodge Bar & Dining | Origine

The Viaduct
With over 30 bars and restaurants to choose from in one waterfront destination, The Viaduct is a superb place to dine, relax and watch the world go by.
Local favourites include: The Parasol & Swing Company | Oyster & Chop | Portofino | Dr Rudi's Rooftop Brewing

North Wharf
The jewel in the crown of Wynyard Quarter's dining experience is North Wharf - a north facing, sun drenched waterfront location.
Local favourites include: Good George | The Conservatory | North Park | Good Luck Coconut

Explore the laneways and numerous boutique eateries that the central business district has to offer.
Local favourites include: Tanuki | Onslow | Federal Delicatessen | 1947 Eatery

Dining seafood in Hilton Auckland
Pacific fish dish in Good Luck Coconut Auckland North Wharf

City strolls

Walking is a great way to clear the head and keep fighting fit. There are some great urban walks in and around Auckland’s CBD. From waterfront walkways to lush parks

Pink Pathway Loop | Auckland Domain | Westhaven Path | Albert Park Path

Airport transfers

Auckland Airport is approximately 21 kilometers from the CBD
There are a range of transfer options on offer.

Rental Cars
| Shuttles & Taxis | Public Transport | SkyDrive Express Shuttle

Auckland airport domestic travellers face more flight cancellations