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Auckland Moments

A collection of moments that we've taken from around Auckland, to give you inspiration when visiting the 'City of Sails'.

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Top 10 Auckland Beaches

Auckland has a diverse range of beaches to enjoy. We've captured the wild beaches on the west coast that include Piha, Muriwai and Karekare and the golden beaches of North Auckland and the Hauraki Gulf Islands.

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Auckland Whale and Dolphin Safari

For over 15 years Auckland Whale and Dolphin Safari have been sharing the incredible resource of the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park - home to resident populations of whales, dolphins and seabirds and visited by a staggering one third of all marine mammals.

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Mount Victoria, Devonport

Mount Victoria offers one of the best views of Auckland with panoramic views of the city skyline, Rangitoto Island and the Hauraki Gulf.

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Auckland Guide

Auckland is an intoxicating mix of city thrills and outdoor lifestyle. With over 50 Islands to explore, world-class surfing and a warm climate, it's often voted one as of the best cities to live in. Here's our local expert guide.

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Devonport Guide

Devonport is a popular seaside suburb that's a short ferry trip from downtown Auckland with scenic reserves, pretty beaches and a pretty high street full of cafes, restaurants and boutique shopping.

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Brew On Quay

Topping the list of reasons that Brew on Quay is so popular as an after-work or before-the-show destination (Brew on Quay is just a few steps away from Vector Arena), is the extensive list of craft beer on offer. Between the 102 New Zealand and inter

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Duder Regional Park

Duder Regional Park is a 148 hectare park situated on the Whakakaiwhara Peninsula that overlooks the Tamaki Strait. This is a regional park that's big on stunning views of the Hauraki Gulf. Here's our local expert guide.

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Muriwai Gannet Colony

Although Muriwai Regional Park is home to many species of birds, it's the Gannet Colony that attracts the most visitors. Two viewing platforms provide excellent points to observe the gannets in a spectacular coastal location. Here's our guide.

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Auckland Viaduct Harbour

The Viaduct Harbour is a magnet for Aucklanders with its compact selection of waterfront cafes, bars and bistros. The Harbour's a huge draw for tourists, too. Here's our local expert guide to the stunning waterside setting.

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North Head Historic Reserve

North Head is full of history and gorgeous views of Cheltenham beach, Waitemata Harbour, Auckland city and the Hauraki Gulf. It's only a 20 minute walk from Devonport Ferry Terminal. Here's our local expert guide.

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Snowplanet

Enjoy snow sports all year round. Spend a fun family day at New Zealand's only indoor snow resort.

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Rainbow's End

Rainbow's End has been a fixture of Auckland's outdoor entertainment scene for over 30 years. There's easily a whole day of fun to be had here for all the family, regardless of your bravery level!

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Wynyard Quarter Guide

Our guide to the popular dining and family friendly area of Wynyard Quarter, situated between Viaduct Harbour and Westhaven Marina.

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Mission Bay Guide

Our guide to Mission Bay, a popular beachside suburb on the southern shore of the Waitemata Harbour and approximately 8 kms from the CBD.

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Parnell Guide

Our guide to Parnell which prides itself in being Auckland’s oldest suburb which has several iconic features. Rose Gardens, quaint cafes and boutique shops await.

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Shakespear Regional Park

Our guide to Shakespear Regional Park, situated on the Whangaparaoa Peninsula. It is New Zealand's most accessible, and most visited, open sanctuary combining conservation, recreation and farming.

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Downtown Auckland Guide

Our guide to the downtown area of Auckland. With the bustling harbour at its centre, the city centre is a hive of retailing, leisure and big business, but also has plenty of green spaces to break things up a bit.

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The Britomart Guide

Our guide to the funky precinct of The Britomart. Located near Auckland centre, wander around a 6.5 hectare mix of Edwardian buildings, modern high-rises, Victorian heritage restorations, designer shops, bars and restaurants.

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Spookers

Prepare to be scared at the Spookers haunted house and fearsome forest. This theatrically themed entertainment venue is designed to scare the yell out of you......

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SNOWPLANET

Best Things To Do with Kids in Auckland
Enjoy snow sports all year round. Spend a fun family day at New Zealand's only indoor snow resort.......

Rainbow's End

Best Things To Do with Kids in Auckland
Family-friendly theme park in Manukau City, Auckland. With over 20 rides and attractions,special events, night rides, amazing on stage entertainment and café there truly...

Auckland Zoo

Best Things To Do with Kids in Auckland
Auckland Zoo is one of the world's premier nature parks and conservation centres with over 750 animals and 120 different species......

Spookers

Best Things To Do with Kids in Auckland
Prepare to be scared at the Spookers haunted house and fearsome forest. This theatrically themed entertainment venue is designed to scare the yell out of you.........

Stardome Observatory and Planetarium

Best Things To Do with Kids in Auckland
Experience the glory of the night skies from the comfort of your own seat. Using the special effects of a planetarium, Stardome Observatory lets you observe the wonders o...

Silo Park

Best Things To Do with Kids in Auckland
Silo Park, on Auckland's waterfront, is not just a great park - it's also host to amazing events and exhibitions. Stop by and see what's on.............

Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium

Best Things To Do with Kids in Auckland
Kelly Tarlton's is a thrilling underwater world, taking you on a journey to experience incredible sea creatures that we rarely see. It's a chance to get close to penguins...

MOTAT (Museum of Transport and Technology)

Best Things To Do with Kids in Auckland
Inspiring and comprehensive story of New Zealand's transport and technology history, incorporating a state of the art Aviation Display Hall and plenty of interactivity fo...

Best Beaches in Auckland

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Muriwai Beach

Best Beaches in Auckland
Muriwai Beach is one of the great beaches in the Auckland region. Situated on the wild and untamed West Coast of Auckland, the large flat and black sandy beach is an impr...

Karekare Beach

Best Beaches in Auckland
Karekare Beach gained wider attention with its starring role in the 1993 film The Piano. The secluded black sandy beach is situated on the west coast of Auckland, 35 kilo...

Tawharanui Regional Park

Best Beaches in Auckland
80 minutes drive north of the city, Tāwharanui Regional Park is a 588 hectare park featuring rolling green pastures, wetlands and one of Auckland's best beaches..........

St Heliers Bay

Best Beaches in Auckland
St Heliers Bay is just a few minutes drive from Mission Bay. The upmarket suburb has a number of quality restaurants and cafes that take advantage of the seaside setting....

Orewa Beach

Best Beaches in Auckland
Orewa is a popular beach resort 40 kilometres north of Auckland. The impressive sandy beach is three kilometres long and a favourite with families, kite surfers and a gre...

Piha Beach

Best Beaches in Auckland
Piha is Auckland' s most famous beach. Situated on Auckland's west coast , this wild and untamed black sandy beach is a favourite with surfers and tourists captivated by ...

Mission Bay Beach

Best Beaches in Auckland
Mission Bay is a popular seaside suburb of Auckland with the beach a focal point of activity. The stretch of golden sand enjoys prominent views of Rangitoto Island..........

Narrow Neck Beach

Best Beaches in Auckland
Situated within walking distance of the pretty seaside town of Devonport, Narrow Neck Beach is lovely stretch of golden sand with wonderful views of Rangitoto Island........

Oneroa Beach

Best Beaches in Auckland
The town of Oneroa also offers stunning views of the white sandy beach below and on clear days views of the Coromandel Peninsula in the far distance..........

Long Bay Regional Park

Best Beaches in Auckland
Long Bay Regional Park is situated adjacent to the 970 hectare Okura Marine Reserve on Auckland's North Shore..........

Popular Tourist Attractions in Auckland

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Auckland Zoo

Popular Tourist Attractions in Auckland
Auckland Zoo is one of the world's premier nature parks and conservation centres with over 750 animals and 120 different species......

SkyJump

Popular Tourist Attractions in Auckland
SkyJump is a unique and thrilling attraction. How often do you get to admire the views from New Zealand's tallest structure then jump off it? Fun, excitement and a test o...

Auckland Art Gallery

Popular Tourist Attractions in Auckland
See thousands of works of art housed in a listed heritage building. Explore the work of national and international artists from the 12th century to contemporary pieces......

Sky Tower

Popular Tourist Attractions in Auckland
Situated in central Auckland, the Sky Tower is the tallest man-made structure in the country. The tower stands at 328 metres and has stunning views across the Auckland sk...

Stardome Observatory and Planetarium

Popular Tourist Attractions in Auckland
Experience the glory of the night skies from the comfort of your own seat. Using the special effects of a planetarium, Stardome Observatory lets you observe the wonders o...

New Zealand Maritime Museum

Popular Tourist Attractions in Auckland
The New Zealand Maritime Museum at the heart of Auckland's waterfront takes visitors on a journey through New Zealand's maritime heritage..........

Auckland War Memorial Museum

Popular Tourist Attractions in Auckland
The Auckland War Memorial Museum presents the history of New Zealand, its people and culture. The museum is home to millions of objects and interactive displays and is an...

Kelly Tarlton's SEA LIFE Aquarium

Popular Tourist Attractions in Auckland
Kelly Tarlton's is a thrilling underwater world, taking you on a journey to experience incredible sea creatures that we rarely see. It's a chance to get close to penguins...

MOTAT (Museum of Transport and Technology)

Popular Tourist Attractions in Auckland
Inspiring and comprehensive story of New Zealand's transport and technology history, incorporating a state of the art Aviation Display Hall and plenty of interactivity fo...

Auckland Botanic Gardens

Popular Tourist Attractions in Auckland
Spanning 64 hectares, Auckland Botanic Gardens is a beautiful and tranquil setting that's home to well over 10,000 plants from across the world..........

Auckland Bridge Climb and Bungy

Popular Tourist Attractions in Auckland
Ultimate city adventure, including bungy and bridge climb over Auckland Harbour. Home of the world's first Harbour Bridge Bungy Jump, and operating since 2003. The jump o...

Best Auckland Parks To Visit

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Shakespear Regional Park

Best Auckland Parks To Visit
Shakespear Regional Park is located 50 kilometres from downtown Auckland. The park is situated on the Whangaparaoa Peninsula..........

Waitakere Ranges Regional Park

Best Auckland Parks To Visit
Regional parkland within easy reach of Auckland CBD. Lush forests, abundant wildlife, walking tracks galore and stunning scenery. Very popular Auckland attraction..........

Hunua Ranges Regional Park

Best Auckland Parks To Visit
Hunua Ranges Regional Park comprises of 14,000 hectares of native forest, making it Auckland's largest forested terrain. The park features the Hunua Falls, a much photogr...

Duder Regional Park

Best Auckland Parks To Visit
Duder Regional Park is a 148 hectare park situated on the Whakakaiwhara Peninsula that overlooks the Tamaki Strait. This is a regional park that's big on stunning views o...

One Tree Hill Domain

Best Auckland Parks To Visit
Large reserve in Epsom, Auckland, with 183m volcano and historically important Maori connections, once the largest 'pa' in the city. Fantastic views from the top..........

Muriwai Regional Park

Best Auckland Parks To Visit
This popular regional park extends from Maori Bay (Maukatia), in the south, up Muriwai beach for 8km..........

Wenderholm Regional Park

Best Auckland Parks To Visit
Situated just past Orewa on Auckland's North Shore, Wenderholm is one of the most beautiful regional parks in the area. Located between Puhoi and Waiwera Rivers, the park...

Auckland Botanic Gardens

Best Auckland Parks To Visit
Spanning 64 hectares, Auckland Botanic Gardens is a beautiful and tranquil setting that's home to well over 10,000 plants from across the world..........

Albert Park

Best Auckland Parks To Visit
Albert Park is centrally located in Auckland's Central Business District. Midday attracts the workers and students from the nearby university to enjoy lunch in this tranq...

Ambury Regional Park

Best Auckland Parks To Visit
Ambury Regional Park is a working farm and popular family park, situated 15 kilometres south of Auckland city on the shore of Manukau Harbour..........

Free Things To Do In Auckland

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Mt Eden

Free Things To Do In Auckland
Housing the highest volcano in Auckland, this large park is an icon of the city, offering superb views of the city skyline and a fantastic 50-metre deep crater to explore...

Auckland Art Gallery

Free Things To Do In Auckland
See thousands of works of art housed in a listed heritage building. Explore the work of national and international artists from the 12th century to contemporary pieces......

Auckland Botanic Gardens

Free Things To Do In Auckland
Spanning 64 hectares, Auckland Botanic Gardens is a beautiful and tranquil setting that's home to well over 10,000 plants from across the world..........

Torpedo Bay Navy Museum

Free Things To Do In Auckland
See a unique collection of historical objects that range from functional to ceremonial, representing a full spectrum of Royal NZ Navy experiences.............

Muriwai Gannet Colony

Free Things To Do In Auckland
Muriwai Gannet Colony is situated in Muriwai Regional Park, a 40 minute drive west of downtown Auckland..........

Waitakere Ranges Regional Park

Free Things To Do In Auckland
Regional parkland within easy reach of Auckland CBD. Lush forests, abundant wildlife, walking tracks galore and stunning scenery. Very popular Auckland attraction..........

North Head Historic Reserve

Free Things To Do In Auckland
North Head Mount is an enjoyable 20 minute walk from the Ferry Terminal. The Mount is full of history and gorgeous views of Chelthenham beach, Waitemata Harbour, Aucklan...

Mount Victoria

Free Things To Do In Auckland
Mount Victoria offers panoramic views of Auckland City, Rangitoto Island, the North Shore and the Hauraki Gulf..........

Auckland War Memorial Museum

Free Things To Do In Auckland
The Auckland War Memorial Museum presents the history of New Zealand, its people and culture. The museum is home to millions of objects and interactive displays and is an...

Mount Wellington Domain

Free Things To Do In Auckland
Standing at 135 metres, Mount Wellington is the youngest of Auckland's volcanic peaks having last erupted just over 10,000 years ago..........

Breathtaking Locations in Auckland

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Mount Victoria

Breathtaking Locations in Auckland
Mount Victoria offers panoramic views of Auckland City, Rangitoto Island, the North Shore and the Hauraki Gulf..........

Mt Eden

Breathtaking Locations in Auckland
Housing the highest volcano in Auckland, this large park is an icon of the city, offering superb views of the city skyline and a fantastic 50-metre deep crater to explore...

Piha Beach

Breathtaking Locations in Auckland
Piha is Auckland' s most famous beach. Situated on Auckland's west coast , this wild and untamed black sandy beach is a favourite with surfers and tourists captivated by ...

Waitakere Ranges Regional Park

Breathtaking Locations in Auckland
Regional parkland within easy reach of Auckland CBD. Lush forests, abundant wildlife, walking tracks galore and stunning scenery. Very popular Auckland attraction..........

Oneroa Beach

Breathtaking Locations in Auckland
The town of Oneroa also offers stunning views of the white sandy beach below and on clear days views of the Coromandel Peninsula in the far distance..........

One Tree Hill Domain

Breathtaking Locations in Auckland
Large reserve in Epsom, Auckland, with 183m volcano and historically important Maori connections, once the largest 'pa' in the city. Fantastic views from the top..........

Muriwai Gannet Colony

Breathtaking Locations in Auckland
Muriwai Gannet Colony is situated in Muriwai Regional Park, a 40 minute drive west of downtown Auckland..........

Karekare Beach

Breathtaking Locations in Auckland
Karekare Beach gained wider attention with its starring role in the 1993 film The Piano. The secluded black sandy beach is situated on the west coast of Auckland, 35 kilo...

Sky Tower

Breathtaking Locations in Auckland
Situated in central Auckland, the Sky Tower is the tallest man-made structure in the country. The tower stands at 328 metres and has stunning views across the Auckland sk...

North Head Historic Reserve

Breathtaking Locations in Auckland
North Head Mount is an enjoyable 20 minute walk from the Ferry Terminal. The Mount is full of history and gorgeous views of Chelthenham beach, Waitemata Harbour, Aucklan...

Best Bars in Auckland

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Brew on Quay

Best Bars in Auckland
Try some of the best of New Zealand craft beers, or choose an international favourite, from the extensive beer list at Brew on Quay..........

Xuxu

Best Bars in Auckland
Xuxu is a French Vietnamese influenced cocktail bar and restaurant situtated in the vibrant Britomart area of downtown Auckland.............

The Crew Club

Best Bars in Auckland
With stunning harbour views, fresh seafood and comfortable tables and sofas, The Crew Club is the perfect place to settle in for a long lunch or a relaxed dinner with fri...

Harbourside

Best Bars in Auckland
Located in Quay Street in central Auckland, Harbourside Ocean bar and grill boasts an outside dining deck with retractable roof allowing diners to eat alfresco whatever t...

Bungalow 8

Best Bars in Auckland
This bamboo-chic bar is located on Auckland's viaduct harbour and boasts a wide array of New Zealand wines, local beers and champagne.............

Fukuko

Best Bars in Auckland
Fukuko is a Japanese styled bar in the Britomart area of Downtown Auckland that specialises in cocktails based on shochu, the traditional Japanese spirit.............

Housebar

Best Bars in Auckland
Housebar is located on the upstairs floors of Hotel DeBrett in the central shopping district of Auckland.............

Auckland Restaurants With A View

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Orbit 360 Dining

Auckland Restaurants With A View
Situated at the top of the Sky Tower, Orbit 360 Dining offers an extensive menu together with a backdrop of incredible 360 degree panoramic views of Auckland.......

The Sugar Club

Auckland Restaurants With A View
Chic and innovative dining with fabulous panoramic views over the city and the Hauraki Gulf. The Sugar Club comprises a stylish cocktail bar and gorgeous art deco inspire...

The Crew Club

Auckland Restaurants With A View
With stunning harbour views, fresh seafood and comfortable tables and sofas, The Crew Club is the perfect place to settle in for a long lunch or a relaxed dinner with fri...

Ostro

Auckland Restaurants With A View
Meaning 'southerly wind' in Italian, Ostro is a kiwi interpretation of an international style brasserie, with an upmarket, yet relaxed atmosphere.............

Soul Bar & Bistro

Auckland Restaurants With A View
Award-winning bar/ bistro in the heart of Viaduct Harbour, overlooking the water. Variety of menus to cater for all tastes, including vegetarian. Cuisine is modern Austra...

Eurobar

Auckland Restaurants With A View
Led by celebrity chef and Masterchef judge Simon Gault, Euro offers fine food made from local and imported ingredients, created by chefs who are always trying the latest ...

Fish

Auckland Restaurants With A View
Fish as the name suggests, delivers creative fish dishes served to a backdrop of eye catching harbour views.............

Harbourside

Auckland Restaurants With A View
Located in Quay Street in central Auckland, Harbourside Ocean bar and grill boasts an outside dining deck with retractable roof allowing diners to eat alfresco whatever t...

White and Wongs

Auckland Restaurants With A View
Whites and Wongs offers a modern take on Asian dining with a mix of traditional dishes and new twists on old favourites in the bustling surroundings of Auckland's harbouf...

Botswana Butchery

Auckland Restaurants With A View
With a number of locations right across the Central Otago region of South Island, the Botswana Butchery has become a well-respected name on the country's gastronomic line...

Dr Rudi's Rooftop Brewing Co

Auckland Restaurants With A View
Dr Rudi's Rooftop Brewing Co enjoys one of the best location in the city. Situated on the third floor, the rooftop restaurant and bar offers glorious views of Viaduct Har...

Thrilling Auckland Activities

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SkyJump

Thrilling Auckland Activities
SkyJump is a unique and thrilling attraction. How often do you get to admire the views from New Zealand's tallest structure then jump off it? Fun, excitement and a test o...

Auckland Adventure Jet

Thrilling Auckland Activities
Experience the beauty and sights of Auckland whilst aboard our jet boat that twists, spins and hurtles across Auckland's Waitemata Harbour.............

America's Cup Sailing & Match Racing

Thrilling Auckland Activities
Be part of the crew on an actual America's Cup yacht. Take the helm, exert energy on the grinders or just take it easy and enjoy the experience as you sail the beautiful ...

Auckland Bridge Climb and Bungy

Thrilling Auckland Activities
Ultimate city adventure, including bungy and bridge climb over Auckland Harbour. Home of the world's first Harbour Bridge Bungy Jump, and operating since 2003. The jump o...

SNOWPLANET

Thrilling Auckland Activities
Enjoy snow sports all year round. Spend a fun family day at New Zealand's only indoor snow resort.......

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