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Rainbow's End

Local Tip There's easily a whole day of fun to be had here for all the family, regardless of your bravery level!

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 Brew's Epic Curry night, every Thursday night

Brew's Epic Curry night, every Thursday night

23 Oct

Epic Beer and ourselves have teamed up to create the most Epic curry night in Auckland every Thursday. For $20 you will get a 568ml of Epic Pale Ale and a fabulous curry. EPIC! more »

New Lynn Night Markets

New Lynn Night Markets

23 Oct

This weekly street-food market is the first not-for-profit and 'Wash Against Waste' market operating in the Auckland region. Over 20 stalls offering low-cost delicious street food from countries around the world can be found in the centre of New Lynn. Each Thursday the shared space at Totora Avenue comes alive with the aromas of... more »

Ambion Tavern and Restaurant - Live Music

Ambion Tavern and Restaurant - Live Music

24 Oct

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

SPRING RACEDAY ft CONTIKI WHIPS N SPURS

SPRING RACEDAY ft CONTIKI WHIPS N SPURS

25 Oct

A day at the races for everyone! There's no place like Ellerslie to experience the excitement and thrills of first class racing. Spend the day in one of our public rooms in the Ellerslie Stand or outside on the public lawn and enjoy easy access to bars, grandstand seating and betting facilities. A range of hot and cold food and... more »

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SNOWPLANET

Enjoy snow sports all year round. Spend a fun family day at New Zealand's only indoor snow resort. more »

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SNOWPLANET

Enjoy snow sports all year round. Spend a fun family day at New Zealand's only indoor snow resort. more »

Auckland Photos

Karangahape Road (K-Road)

Karangahape Road (K-Road)

Art Station, Ponsonby Road

Art Station, Ponsonby Road

Sky Tower at night

Sky Tower at night

Hunua Falls, Hunua Ranges

Hunua Falls, Hunua Ranges

View from Michael Joseph Savage Memorial Park

View from Michael Joseph Savage Memorial Park

Te Wero Island, Viaduct Harbour

Te Wero Island, Viaduct Harbour

Britomart

Britomart

Westhaven Marina

Westhaven Marina

Achilles Point, Near St Heliers Bay

Achilles Point, Near St Heliers Bay

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