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Lights, Lanterns, Action - BNZ Auckland Lantern Festival Returns In February

Monday, 22 January 2024, 11:14 am | Auckland Unlimited

After four years of cancellations, the BNZ Auckland Lantern Festival is set to glow again as it celebrates the Year of the Dragon at an all-new venue. For four days from Thursday 22 February – Sunday 25 February, the festival will bring hundreds ... More >>

FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ Delivers Strong Economic Boost, And Leaves Lasting Legacy

Friday, 15 December 2023, 9:34 am | Auckland Unlimited

The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 Impact Evaluation for Auckland report released today, reveals that the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ (FWWC 2023) generated a net economic benefit of $48.9 million to Auckland, far exceeding expectations. The ... More >>

High Fashion To High Seas – What’s On In Tāmaki Makaurau This Summer

Friday, 8 December 2023, 10:11 am | Auckland Unlimited

From gowns to go-karting, sailing and boat shows to open-mic nights, Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland’s major cultural attractions have a range of activities and events to delight Aucklanders and visitors of all ages this summer. Step into a fashion fantasy ... More >>

Media Statement | SailGP 2024

Wednesday, 22 November 2023, 9:58 am | Auckland Unlimited

Tātaki Auckland Unlimited can confirm that SailGP has made the decision to not stage the event in Auckland in March 2024. Tātaki Auckland Unlimited worked with SailGP to explore all possible options to stage the event here and, along with Auckland ... More >>

Moana Auckland, New Zealand’s Ocean Festival Launches

Friday, 10 November 2023, 9:56 am | Auckland Unlimited

Aucklanders and visitors are in for a festival like no other when the inaugural Moana Auckland, New Zealand’s Ocean Festival, launches in February next year. In a first for the region, the 30-day festival from 24 February – 24 March will celebrate ... More >>

Top Tips For The BNZ Auckland Diwali Festival

Monday, 30 October 2023, 1:35 pm | Auckland Unlimited

Get ready for an action-packed weekend of live music, dance, craft and mouthwatering Indian treats as the BNZ Auckland Diwali Festival sets to wow crowds at Aotea Square and Queen Street this weekend. Diwali – also known as Deepavali (meaning row of ... More >>

Celebrating One Year Of Tech Tāmaki Makaurau

Tuesday, 10 October 2023, 10:05 am | Auckland Unlimited

Reflecting on first year of momentous three-year programme to drive the region’s technology sector and establish Auckland as a global ‘tech city’ Tātaki Auckland Unlimited is celebrating the successful completion of the first year of work for ... More >>

New Report Shows National Emissions Reduction Policies Could Impact Auckland Economy Harder Than Rest Of New Zealand

Wednesday, 27 September 2023, 11:06 am | Auckland Unlimited

Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland could experience a six per cent reduction in GDP compared to the rest of Aotearoa New Zealand in 2050, according to a new climate report. Mitigating climate change in New Zealand: impacts on Auckland’s economy describes how the ... More >>

Auckland's Iconic Diwali And Lantern Festivals Secure Naming Rights Partnership With BNZ

Wednesday, 30 August 2023, 5:57 am | Auckland Unlimited

Two of the country’s most iconic cultural celebrations, the Auckland Diwali Festival and the Auckland Lantern Festival, will continue to delight locals and visitors thanks to a new naming rights sponsorship agreement with the Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) announced ... More >>

Tāmaki Makaurau Celebrates The Record-breaking FIFA Women's World Cup 2023

Monday, 21 August 2023, 5:26 pm | Auckland Unlimited

Following 32 days of action, the curtain has come down on the largest women’s sporting event to be held in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland or Aotearoa New Zealand. The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ has surpassed expectations right from the incredible ... More >>

Paving The Way For Sustainable Tourism

Tuesday, 1 August 2023, 10:38 am | Auckland Unlimited

First cohort of visitor economy businesses complete new sustainability programme Fifteen leading tourism and hospitality businesses from Waiheke Island and Aotea Great Barrier Island are celebrating their completion of the Taurikura Initiative, ... More >>

Big Numbers At The FIFA Women’s World Cup™ In Auckland

Monday, 24 July 2023, 3:48 pm | Auckland Unlimited

The FIFA Women’s World Cup™ in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland has been attracting large numbers of visitors from around New Zealand and overseas. Here is a snapshot of the highlights from since the tournament kicked off last Thursday night: Attendance ... More >>

FIFA Fan Festival™ In Auckland Will Not Open Today

Thursday, 20 July 2023, 3:13 pm | Auckland Unlimited

The FIFA Fan Festival™ at The Cloud in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland will not open today (Thursday 20 July 2023). Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei, the Office of the Mayor and Auckland Council have decided together, and out of deep respect for those who lost ... More >>

Beat To Go On As Elemental AKL 2023 Extended

Thursday, 13 July 2023, 10:33 am | Auckland Unlimited

Two new concerts featuring international headliners and showstoppers from Aotearoa have been added, extending the festival to Sunday 13 August. Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland’s favourite festival of arts, eats and beats has added even more events to its jam-packed ... More >>

10 Days Until FIFA Women’s World Cup™ Kicks Off In Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland

Monday, 10 July 2023, 12:13 pm | Auckland Unlimited

Tātaki Auckland Unlimited is leading the charge in getting Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland match ready for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ kick-off at Eden Park on 20 July. To mark the countdown, Auckland will officially welcome the teams, dignitaries ... More >>

Elemental AKL 2023 Bigger Than Ever Before

Tuesday, 20 June 2023, 10:33 am | Auckland Unlimited

Elemental AKL 2023 is announcing nine new inclusions in the festival that make this year’s edition of Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland’s festival of ‘arts, eats and beats’ bigger than ever before. From 20 July – 6 August, Elemental AKL 2023 will awaken ... More >>

Auckland Steps Up Game To Attract Global Tech Talent

Wednesday, 24 May 2023, 1:15 pm | Auckland Unlimited

A new talent attraction campaign designed to entice the world’s best technology workers to a new life in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland kicked off today. The digital campaign aims to attract the workforce required to support the Auckland region’s ... More >>

Top UK Food Critic William Sitwell’s Culinary Tour Of Auckland

Tuesday, 16 May 2023, 12:22 pm | Auckland Unlimited

Renowned British restaurant critic and MasterChef UK judge, William Sitwell will experience a day-long culinary tour of Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland this week. With a packed itinerary visiting fine dining treasures and local foodie haunts, a highlight ... More >>

Go Media Secures Mt Smart Stadium Naming Rights

Monday, 15 May 2023, 4:37 pm | Auckland Unlimited

  The home of the Warriors, Moana Pasifika and epic summer concerts will be known as ‘Go Media Stadium Mt Smart’ from today, 15 May. This follows the signing of a commercial naming rights agreement between Auckland Stadiums and kiwi ... More >>

Major Tourism Industry Event Returns

Wednesday, 10 May 2023, 1:01 pm | Auckland Unlimited

Tātaki Auckland Unlimited is excited to show off Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland’s abundant tourism offerings at this year’s TRENZ event – Aotearoa New Zealand’s largest international tourism business showcase. Taking place this week in Ōtautahi ... More >>





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