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Okahu Bay, Auckland

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Auckland is an intoxicating mix of city thrills and outdoor lifestyle. With over 50 Islands to explore, world-class surfing and a warm climate, it's often voted as one of the best cities to live in...
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Auckland Zoo

Local Tip The kids will love the animal encounter where they can get closer to the animals and even feed them.

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Devonport Craft Market

Local Tip The Devonport Craft Market is held each month on the first Sunday.

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Singin' in the Rain

Singin' in the Rain

1 May - 17 May

Just looking at the title for this musical had us happily humming the main theme - Singin' in the rain, just singin' in the rain... This stage version, hitting The Civic in 2015 comes from the people behind the smash hit productions of The Sound of Music, Annie and Jersey Boys and is on Gene Kelly's comedic masterpiece of the same name... more »

Ambion Tavern and Restaurant - Live Music

Ambion Tavern and Restaurant - Live Music

1 May

Every Friday night, $12 Fish and Chips with Live Music from 6pm at Ambion Tavern and Restaurant. more »

Introduction to Muscle Testing

Introduction to Muscle Testing

1 May

Muscle Testing (aka kinesiology) has been fraught with difficulties and uncertainties – and as a result, is often thought of as unreliable and non-objective. For her DPhil (PhD) at the University of Oxford, Dr Anne Jensen has researched fundamental concepts of muscle testing, and has found that it can indeed be accurate and reliable. In... more »

Otara Flea Market

Otara Flea Market

2 May

The famous Otara Flea Markets operates every Saturday mornings from 6.00am until 12.00pm midday. There are stalls in the car park behind the Otara Town Centre on Watford and Newbury Streets and stalls inside Te Puke o Tara Community Centre hall. The market has a wide range of clothing stalls, a variety of fresh fruit and vegetables... more »

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Escape Rentals

Travel at a relaxed pace in comfort and style. Stop anywhere with everything easily to hand. Escape Campervan Rentals offer holiday homes on wheels that are not only a great way to travel, but also be more »

Virtual Tours

The Sugar Club

Chic and innovative dining with fabulous panoramic views over the city and the Hauraki Gulf. The Sugar Club comprises a stylish cocktail bar and gorgeous art deco inspired restaurant. more »

Auckland Photos

Devonport Ferry Terminal

Devonport Ferry Terminal

Mission Bay Beach

Mission Bay Beach

Cathedral Cove, The Coromandel

Cathedral Cove, The Coromandel

Omana Regional Park

Omana Regional Park

Auckland Harbour Bridge

Auckland Harbour Bridge

Ghosts of Queen Street

Ghosts of Queen Street

Westhaven Marina

Westhaven Marina

Vector Arena

Vector Arena

Skytower Reflection

Skytower Reflection

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