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Mt Smart Stadium Ranked #15 Worldwide In 2020 Pollstar Mid-year Special

Monday, 6 July 2020, 7:37 am | Regional Facilities Auckland

Mt Smart Stadium is the top-ranked New Zealand stadium in Pollstar’s Top 50 Outdoor Stadiums worldwide, according to rankings released at the end of June. The 2020 mid-year Mid-Year Special rankings are based on ticket sales, with Mt Smart Stadium rising ... More >>

RFA Announces Successful Tender For Speedway Operations At Western Springs Stadium

Wednesday, 1 July 2020, 4:04 pm | Regional Facilities Auckland

Regional Facilities Auckland (RFA) announced today that, following a competitive tender process, Bruce Robertson from Palmerston North Speedway Limited has been selected as the new promoter for speedway operations at Western Springs Stadium. Bruce’s ... More >>

Auckland Icons Roll Out The Welcome Mat

Friday, 12 June 2020, 2:43 pm | Regional Facilities Auckland

Regional Facilities Auckland (RFA) is welcoming Aucklanders and visitors back into all its iconic places, with a range of enriching activities planned over the coming weeks. The Aotea Centre, Auckland Zoo, New Zealand Maritime Museum, and RFA’s stadiums ... More >>

Auckland Icons Set To Reopen

Tuesday, 12 May 2020, 11:17 am | Regional Facilities Auckland

First to reopen at Alert Level 2 are our stadiums, Mt Smart, North Harbour and Western Springs, to allow approved sports training to take place. The stadiums will also be open for smaller events, corporate bookings and activities that align with the ... More >>

Connectivity And Engagement For Aucklanders

Thursday, 7 May 2020, 7:57 am | Regional Facilities Auckland

A spirit of connectivity is ensuring Aucklanders can engage with an extraordinary range of performances, exhibitions, environmental activities, and education opportunities during COVID-19 restrictions. While Aucklanders stay at home to help eliminate the ... More >>

Prime Minister unveils striking digital artwork

Thursday, 30 January 2020, 12:56 pm | Regional Facilities Auckland

A large-scale digital work by renowned New Zealand artist Lisa Reihana is immersing viewers in a visual spectacle, telling the traditional Māori story of the origins of our world. More >>

Mt. Smart Stadium to become NZ's biggest drive-in theatre

Thursday, 19 December 2019, 8:38 am | Regional Facilities Auckland


RFA announces tender process for speedway operations

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 1:00 pm | Regional Facilities Auckland

Regional Facilities Auckland (RFA) announced today it will issue tender invitations in early 2020 to interested parties for speedway operations at Western Springs Stadium. More >>

From dancing to dirty at Mt Smart Stadium

Friday, 15 November 2019, 5:28 pm | Regional Facilities Auckland

Two major events at Mt Smart Stadium couldn’t be more different, yet the same Regional Facilities Auckland team has worked on both and is set to host tens of thousands of thrill-seeking fans this weekend. Just two days after the U2 juggernaut left town, ... More >>

RFA urges U2 fans to go green

Wednesday, 6 November 2019, 5:05 pm | Regional Facilities Auckland

With the U2 juggernaut in Auckland this week, fans are being urged to “think green” when they head to Mt Smart Stadium to see the superstars perform this Friday and Saturday. Regional Facilities Auckland (RFA) is rolling out a suite of environmentally ... More >>

Say the word: creating a safe haven in RFA stadiums

Friday, 25 October 2019, 9:09 am | Regional Facilities Auckland

Introducing Andrew, a male version of Angela, an unseen guardian who will be watching over the 400,000 patrons attending events at Regional Facilities Auckland’s stadiums this summer. More >>

Auckland amps up for record-breaking summer

Monday, 21 October 2019, 9:10 am | Regional Facilities Auckland

AUCKLAND, 21 October: Regional Facilities Auckland (RFA) is anticipating events hosted at its venues will generate an estimated $53 million in visitor spend this summer – eclipsing all previous records. Concerts and major events in venues such ... More >>

Mega tent erected over Mt Smart football field

Thursday, 3 October 2019, 4:58 pm | Regional Facilities Auckland

One of the world's biggest modular stadium tent has consumed the main field of Mt Smart Stadium for tomorrow night’s sold out Listen In concert. The stadium tent, which was installed over three days, pretty much takes up entire football field, ... More >>

Cup day at North Harbour Stadium

Thursday, 5 September 2019, 2:35 pm | Regional Facilities Auckland

Footy fans are in for a treat this Sunday, 8 September, as both the ISPS Hand Chatham Cup and NZ Football Foundation Kate Sheppard Cup are up for grabs at North Harbour Stadium. More >>

Celebrating Fashion Week in the heart of the city

Friday, 23 August 2019, 3:25 pm | Regional Facilities Auckland

Fashion and sustainability will cross paths on the catwalk when Auckland hosts New Zealand Fashion Week, which begins this Monday, 26 August. More >>

Auckland honours Dame Kiri

Wednesday, 21 August 2019, 1:14 pm | Regional Facilities Auckland

One of the world’s greatest sopranos is being celebrated in a grand theatre tradition, with a permanent tribute to be unveiled at Auckland’s Aotea Centre on 20 November. More >>

Club rugby finals expected to draw large crowd

Friday, 19 July 2019, 9:09 am | Regional Facilities Auckland

North Harbour Stadium will play host to two great club rugby finals this Saturday. The Under 21 Colts final will be played between East Coast Bays and Marist with the Premiership 1 final played between East Coast Bays and Northcote. More >>

Big-ticket events reap rewards for Auckland

Friday, 5 July 2019, 3:25 pm | Regional Facilities Auckland

Securing the opportunity to host big-ticket international events in Auckland can take anywhere from months to years of negotiation and planning. More >>

Agreement for additional year of speedway at Western Springs

Friday, 15 March 2019, 10:37 am | Regional Facilities Auckland

The chair of Regional Facilities Auckland (RFA), Andrew Barnes, is delighted to confirm that RFA has reached an agreement with Springs Promotions Limited (SPL) promoter Bill Buckley to extend Speedway’s lease at Western Springs for 12 months. The lease ... More >>

Major sports back Auckland stadium strategy

Monday, 21 May 2018, 4:24 pm | Regional Facilities Auckland

New Zealand’s favourite sports have backed Regional Facilities Auckland’s vision for enhancing the city’s outdoor stadium infrastructure. More >>