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Auckland Unlimited Announces Three New Appointments To Auckland Art Gallery Toi O Tāmaki Advisory Committee

Wednesday, 20 January 2021, 10:01 am | Auckland Unlimited

Mark Franklin , Board Chair, Auckland Unlimited; Nick Hill , Chief Executive, Auckland Unlimited; and Tom Irvine , Chief Operating Officer for Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei have been appointed to the Advisory Committee for Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. ... More >>

Top Tips For The Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival

Monday, 18 January 2021, 2:21 pm | Auckland Unlimited

Tāmaki Makaurau will come to life this weekend when one of its premier festivals returns to celebrate the region’s rich Māori history and culture. The Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival is a free, whānau-friendly event taking place on 23 January ... More >>

Summer Is Calling: What You Need To Know To Get In On The PRADA Cup Action This Weekend

Wednesday, 13 January 2021, 12:38 pm | Auckland Unlimited

With four days of America’s Cup action under Auckland’s belt, the city is gearing up to host the next event of the racing cycle on 15 January: the PRADA Cup Challenger Selection Series, a five week-long racing spectacle to determine who will take on ... More >>

A New Waterfront Home For Auckland’s Lantern Festival Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival Returns

Wednesday, 6 January 2021, 1:02 pm | Auckland Unlimited

Two of Auckland’s biggest festivals will add to an exciting summer of events on the city’s waterfront at Ports of Auckland. For this first time, Captain Cook and Marsden Wharves will host the Auckland Lantern Festival, one of the largest cultural ... More >>

Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland Welcomes 2021

Friday, 1 January 2021, 6:45 am | Auckland Unlimited

Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland led the world’s New Year’s Eve celebrations with lighting and fireworks displays from the region’s iconic landmarks, with tens of thousands of people gathering to watch and look forward to 2021. Auckland’s midnight moment ... More >>

Tāmaki Makaurau Leads World In Welcoming 2021

Monday, 28 December 2020, 8:39 am | Auckland Unlimited

New Years 2019. Auckland is set to lead the world’s New Year’s Eve celebrations with spectacular displays from the city’s landmarks broadcast to audiences globally. Vector Lights on the Harbour Bridge and Sky Tower will bring in the new year with ... More >>

That’s A Wrap! PRADA America’s Cup World Series Auckland And Christmas Race

Monday, 21 December 2020, 9:24 am | Auckland Unlimited

Thousands have turned out on land and on water, and millions have watched from their screens, to capture the start of the 36th America’s Cup presented by Prada this week in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. From the opening of the Race Village on Tuesday ... More >>

PRADA America’s Cup Christmas Race… Sunday’s Sorted!

Saturday, 19 December 2020, 2:28 pm | Auckland Unlimited

Tomorrow (Sunday) is the last chance to watch Emirates Team New Zealand race against all three challengers – American Magic, INEOS Team UK and Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli - on Auckland’s stunning Waitematā Harbour as the PRADA Christmas Race is contested. ... More >>

Auckland Ambassador Programme Reaches 50-member Milestone Within Five Years

Thursday, 17 December 2020, 3:56 pm | Auckland Unlimited

Auckland’s business events ambassador programme the Auckland Advocate Alliance (AAA) – which has so far helped to inject $40m into the city’s economy – has welcomed its 50th member. Starting with just 14 members in 2015, the alliance was ... More >>

Auckland Ready For New Year’s Eve

Wednesday, 16 December 2020, 10:43 am | Auckland Unlimited

  Auckland’s landmarks will be the stars of the New Year’s Eve show again this year, with the Sky Tower and Vector Lights on the Harbour Bridge set to bring in the new year with spectacular shows coordinated with Tāmaki Paenga Hira ... More >>

Eat Your Heart Out: Auckland’s 100 Iconic Eats Chosen

Saturday, 12 December 2020, 12:30 pm | Auckland Unlimited

Ahi - Iconic Auckland Eats Aucklanders have a new guide to dining out, as the top 100 Iconic Auckland Eats have been uncovered as part of an initiative by Auckland Unlimited*. The 100 unique dishes have been curated from a flood of nominations by ... More >>

New Youth Tourism Website BeKiwi Launched

Thursday, 3 December 2020, 12:29 pm | Auckland Unlimited

International students who are staying in New Zealand over the summer holidays now have access to a new one-stop tourism website to help them experience more of Aotearoa. BeKiwi is a new tourism platform that offers a curated selection of the best travel ... More >>