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Where to find us

Auckland is New Zealand's largest city, home to more than 1.5 million people from 200 ethnicities, making it one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world. It's by far the best connected city in the country, welcoming more than 91 per cent of all international arrivals into the country. Thirty-one international airlines fly direct to Auckland from more than 37 destinations around the world.

Scenic Highlights

With a combination of big city sophistication and world-class facilities set within a stunning natural playground, Auckland is the perfect host. 

Watch the sunset from the top of a volcano or sip on fine wine at an island vineyard. Auckland’s diverse landscape offer countless adventures, from the mild to the wild. 

Get off the beaten track and discover the beautiful landscapes and
exciting experiences just beyond the city centre. From boutique wineries to pristine beaches, there are hidden gems around every corner. 

Wherever you go in Auckland, you’ll find something special – it’s a whole region waiting to be explored.

What’s on

January
1-3 ASB Classic
27-29 Tamaki Herenga Waka Festival

February - March
Volvo Ocean Race Auckland Stop-over
24-25 Pasifika

May
23-27 Auckland Art Fair

Conference Venues & Facilities

Auckland has the largest choice of business event options in the country. Auckland's thriving city centre and surrounding regions are home to many world-class convention facilities that suit conferences of up to 3500 people. Rest assured whatever kind of venue you're looking for, you'll find it in Auckland. 

Accommodation

Auckland has a full range of accommodation choices to suit any budget. And, since many of these option have conference facilities, travel time and costs throughout the course of your business event are significantly reduced. The central city alone has more than 7000 rooms ranging in style from 2-star to 5-star standards, with shopping, dining, entertainment and attractions all on your doorstep.

Unforgettable Experiences

World-class shopping, restaurants, bars and galleries are encircled by wine regions, beautiful beaches, pristine native forests and sparkling harbours. 

Auckland is a city full of diversity, rich with culture, a buzzing cosmopolitan lifestyle and endless adventures – it will surprise and
delight on all fronts. With everything in such close proximity it’s easy to hop from one experience to the next. Explore Auckland’s magnificent Hauraki Gulf and its beautiful islands including Waiheke Island which is a haven of vineyards, olive groves and beaches, just a 35-minute ferry ride from downtown Auckland.

Auckland’s vibrant food and wine scene serves up something for every taste – from modern New Zealand dishes to cuisine from every corner of the globe.

Auckland’s great outdoors are also within easy reach, whether it’s for mountain biking through forests or checking out some of the regions many walking tracks. There’s everything from short, easy walks to more challenging multi-day hikes.

Auckland is a premier convention and incentive destination. Auckland Convention Bureau invites you to experience the unique locations, attractions and warm hospitality that makes Auckland the perfect destination for business events.