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Auckland’s Future, Now Event Reimagines Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland’s COVID-19 Recovery

Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 5:37 am | Auckland Unlimited

Leading business, economic and youth thinkers explore how private and public sectors can collaborate to harness Auckland region’s potential to build a better future RELEASE SUMMARY Auckland’s Future, Now 2022 is a one-day event on Tuesday, 24 May ... More >>

Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland To Host The Official Draw For The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023

Friday, 13 May 2022, 11:12 am | Auckland Unlimited

Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland will host the main event in the countdown to next year’s FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 – the Official Draw, to take place at Aotea Centre on Saturday 22 October 2022. Welcoming the announcement led by the Deputy Prime Minister ... More >>

Taste Of Pasifika 2022 Programme Announced

Friday, 13 May 2022, 9:37 am | Auckland Unlimited

Taste of Pasifika 2022 promises a winter warm-up like no other when it kicks off this Queen’s Birthday weekend in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. Taking the best from the much-loved annual Pasifika Festival, from 3 – 19 June Taste of Pasifika will ... More >>

Auckland Tourism Operators In Australia To Promote Region

Wednesday, 11 May 2022, 10:21 am | Auckland Unlimited

Auckland tourism operators will have an exclusive opportunity to reconnect with international trade partners on the ground in Sydney today to showcase Tamaki Makaurau Auckland. The Auckland is Calling Trade Event on 11 May organised by Auckland Unlimited ... More >>

Auckland Voucher Programme Benefits Felt Across The Region

Tuesday, 3 May 2022, 9:12 am | Auckland Unlimited

For many Auckland attractions the Explore Tāmaki Makaurau voucher programme has proven to be a real lifeline during Auckland’s road to recovery, with 105 per cent vouchers used and nearly all $9 million funding distributed to help revive economic, ... More >>

10,000 More Reasons To Book A Stay In Auckland

Monday, 2 May 2022, 9:19 am | Auckland Unlimited

There are now 10,000 more reasons to book a night’s stay in Tāmaki Makaurau, with everything from 4–5-star central city hotels to much-loved beachside stays highlighted in the latest campaign to attract visitors from around Aotearoa and encourage ... More >>

World-class Arts, Eats And Beats Are Back On The Menu At Elemental AKL 2022

Monday, 2 May 2022, 9:19 am | Auckland Unlimited

Auckland’s favourite mid-year festival, Elemental AKL returns this July with a sensational season of curated experiences celebrating the unique culture, cuisine, and creativity of Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. From 14 – 31 July , Elemental AKL ... More >>

Somewhere Over The Rainbow, Dreams Will Come True These Holidays In Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland

Tuesday, 12 April 2022, 10:37 am | Auckland Unlimited

Children of all ages who’ve dreamed of finding a pot of gold at the end of a rainbow will have a chance to do just that on a daily basis in Auckland’s city centre during the April school holidays. Thanks to Auckland Live, an amazing rainbow machine created ... More >>

Taste Of Pasifika Festival Launches In Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland This June

Monday, 11 April 2022, 6:02 pm | Auckland Unlimited

Auckland Unlimited is excited to announce Taste of Pasifika Festival 2022 will be warming up winter in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland for three weekends this June. Launching at The Cloud on Queen’s Birthday Weekend, Taste of Pasifika Festival is a reimagining ... More >>

Aotea – Te Pokapū Aotea Centre Transformed

Monday, 4 April 2022, 5:27 am | Auckland Unlimited

Auckland’s cultural landmark Aotea Centre has been transformed following a $67.5m, four-year refurbishment. The centre is one of Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland’s most versatile performance, event and convention venues in the heart of the city’s theatre ... More >>

Reimagining Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland: Harnessing The Region’s Potential

Wednesday, 23 March 2022, 6:41 am | Auckland Unlimited

What could Auckland become within two generations? How do we become a truly global, liveable and sustainable city that is fit for the future? Reimagining Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland: harnessing the region’s potential – a report released today by Auckland’s ... More >>

Bonus Draw Of Explore Tāmaki Makaurau Vouchers Announced

Wednesday, 16 March 2022, 11:14 am | Auckland Unlimited

There is fantastic news for Aucklanders who registered to be in with a chance to receive a voucher to enjoy a fun activity or experience across our region – with a new bonus draw added to this summer’s Explore Tāmaki Makaurau voucher programme. ... More >>

Over 5000 Businesses Access Support Through Activate Tāmaki Makaurau

Tuesday, 15 March 2022, 4:42 pm | Auckland Unlimited

More than five thousand Auckland businesses impacted by COVID-19 lockdowns have now received support from the Activate Tāmaki Makaurau business support package since registrations opened on 1 December 2021. The $60m business support package ... More >>

Voucher Programme Continued Boost For Auckland Businesses; More Vouchers Allocated Today

Tuesday, 1 March 2022, 9:29 am | Auckland Unlimited

Over half of the 100,000 Explore Tāmaki Makaurau Vouchers have now been used by Aucklanders to book and enjoy a range of local activities and attractions in the Auckland region. Today, a further 50,000 vouchers are being allocated to registered ... More >>

Updates On The Local Activation Fund Programme And The Discount Programme

Tuesday, 22 February 2022, 2:02 pm | Auckland Unlimited

Two key parts of the Government’s Reactivating Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland Support Package have been paused while Auckland is in the Red Level of the COVID-19 Protection Framework settings to support public health measures during the Omicron outbreak. ... More >>

Voucher Programme: Bookings For 100 Businesses, More Vouchers Released

Tuesday, 15 February 2022, 5:04 pm | Auckland Unlimited

The Explore Tāmaki Makaurau Voucher Programme continues, with the third wave of vouchers allocated to registered Aucklanders today, Tuesday 15 February. Auckland Unlimited’s Director of Investment and Industry, Pam Ford, says: “Aucklanders ... More >>

2022 Pasifika Festival Cancelled.

Friday, 11 February 2022, 3:35 pm | Auckland Unlimited

Following consultation with community partners, the 2022 Pasifika Festival has been cancelled. The event was due to be held from 18-20 March at Western Springs Park and marked the 30th anniversary of Pasifika. The festival can only be delivered at ... More >>

Auckland Lantern Festival 2022 Celebrates Online

Tuesday, 1 February 2022, 9:06 am | Auckland Unlimited

The Chinese Year of the Tiger has started with a roar, and the launch of a vibrant online celebration of the Auckland Lantern Festival 2022. The popular annual event makes its online debut at , where a curated line-up of Lantern ... More >>

Voucher Programme Continues, Update On Reactivating Tamaki Makaurau Auckland Support Package

Thursday, 27 January 2022, 2:00 pm | Auckland Unlimited

The Explore Tāmaki Makaurau Voucher Programme continues as planned, with the second wave of vouchers to be allocated to registered Aucklanders on Tuesday, 1 February. The allocation next week will be 50,000 vouchers, and recipients have 14 days, or ... More >>

Auckland Lantern Festival 2022 Cancelled

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, 9:12 am | Auckland Unlimited

Following New Zealand’s move to the red setting of the Covid-19 Protection Framework, the 2022 Auckland Lantern Festival at Auckland Showgrounds has been cancelled. The event, which was scheduled for 10 – 13 February, can only be delivered under the ... More >>