Things to do in Auckland

From restaurants and bars, to shopping and international events, we are spoilt for choice with things to do in Auckland’s central city.

Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter
Editor's Pick:Silo Park
Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter has a great playground to take the kids, or just wander the waterfront and enjoy being...
Art Art Gallery
Editor's Pick:Auckland Art Gallery
History, heritage and culture are brought to life at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, home to a series of permanent collections as well as...
Britomart
Editor's Pick:Britomart
For the hungry, the thirsty or the restless, Britomart is alive with eating and drinking options at any hour of the day.
  • Melt by New Zealand Natural
    Melt by New Zealand Natural

    Make sure you visit this icecream parlour from homegrown brand New Zealand Natural.

  • FISH
    FISH Restaurant

    Waterfront dining at its best, featuring breathtaking harbour views, large outdoor dining area and...

  • Kate Sylvester
    Kate Sylvester

    Kate Sylvester’s design is independent and intelligent. An irreverent classicist, Kate balances her...

  • Hello Mister
    The Best Lunches $10 & Under

    Auckland's city centre has many tasty food outlets serving great lunch options for $10 and under....

  • Best tapas
    7 of the Best Tapas Spots

    Who doesn't love an evening of tapas and good company? 

  • Ebisu
    Ebisu

    Ebisu offers something new, a sophisticated twist on the traditional Japanese izakaya style of...

  • Heartmarks - Hidden Gems
    Hidden Gems of the Central City

    Your heartmarks have helped us to rediscover some beautiful spots of the central city! 

  • Amano Bakery
    Amano Bakery

    Visit Amano Bakery for incredible breads, filled sandwiches, decadent doughnuts, golden pastries,...

  • Milse sophisticated sweet treats
    Milse

    Touted as a ‘sugar temple’ laden with sophisticated sweet treats and seasonal, local desserts,...

  • Lovebite #58 Quick Draw

    Become a work of art during Artweek in the central city

  • RJB Design
    RJB Design

    RJB Design prides itself on the simple philosophy - "suits made by individuals, for individuals". ...

  • Enjoy a 'Treat Yourself' Day
    Enjoy a 'Treat Yourself' Day

    Indulge in the city centre’s most loved spots for a day of relaxation and pampering. Start with...

  • Ostro Working Lunch
    Working Lunches at Ostro

    Impress the clients or dazzle the colleagues with a working lunch at Ostro. 

  • Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter
    Silo Park

    Silo Park in Wynyard Quarter has a great playground to take the kids, or just wander the waterfront...

  • Rushworth
    Rushworth

    Rushworth specialises in home baked treats and great coffee, bringing Allpress Espresso to North...