Things To See

Art & Culture


Enjoy a renowned Hindu celebration that joyously marks the victory of light over darkness, with vibrant colour, cuisine and performances.

Parnell Festival of Roses

Escape to a summertime haven of tranquility, sweet fragrances, food stalls, a craft market and lots of enjoyable family entertainment.

Writers & Readers Festival

Read more about this innovative, inspirational and iconic festival of ideas and literature, hosted in May.


Vector Arena Concerts

Enjoy live musical performances, exhibitions, sporting events and more at this world class venue.

Museums & Galleries

Auckland Art Gallery

Explore a captivating gallery and enjoy international art, Maori masterpieces and intriguing sculptures.


Come on an interactive, intriguing and inspirational journey through time, amid some of the great New Zealand technological innovations.

War Memorial Museum

Explore one of the most impressive and most poignant of Auckland museums, that provides a remarkable family day out.