With a combination of city sophistication and world-class facilities set within a stunning natural playground, Auckland is the perfect host.
Auckland’s thriving city centre and surrounding regions are home to many world-class convention facilities that suit conferences of up to 3,500 people.
Auckland Museum – Tamaki Paenga Hira, is one of Auckland’s most iconic venues with its striking neo-classical architecture and majestic columns, the museum is one of Auckland’s premier business event locations.
Located on picturesque Waiheke Island and just a 35 minute ferry from the central city, Cable Bay Vineyards provides a spectacular setting for business events. They can host everything from an intimate board meeting to a high impact dinner for 180 delegates.
It’s hard to look past the ANZ Viaduct Events Centre with its impressive waterfront location, style and flexibility. With the choice of seven event spaces, this stunning harbour-side venue is a popular choice for a range of events from large-scale conventions to lavish gala dinners and cocktail parties.
The New Zealand International Convention Centre (NZICC) is a vertically stacked, flexible and modern building integrated into a vibrant city. Due for completion in 2019, it will offer over 4,500 hotel rooms and a range of configurable meeting spaces that can cater to 2,700 people in pre-function space, 3,150 for convention capacity and 4,000 for one-off events.
Kauri Bay Boomrock is set on a stunning, 500 acre property with expansive coastal views, this purpose built venue is unrivalled in its versatility and delivery.
The Langham, Auckland provides a high standard of comfort, luxury and sophistication coupled with a welcoming ambience. The hotel has 409 luxury rooms with 13 elegant adaptable spaces to accommodate functions and meetings for up to 1,200 guests.
Hilton Auckland, situated 300 metres out to sea, has a unique waterfront location and boasts stunning harbour views. The 165-room hotel offers seven multi-purpose rooms soaked in natural lights overlooking the water and with the ability to host up to 700 guests.
Shed 10 is a 100 year old cargo shed full of character and historical significance. As an important icon of Auckland’s early maritime heritage, it is now the default terminal for Auckland’s cruise industry and an events space suitable for up to 2,500 people.
SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre is a world-class conference venue that comfortably accommodates 20 to 2,000 guests in the heart of central Auckland.
The ASB Waterfront Theatre is a unique conference and events venue that combines business with the vibrant Auckland art and culture scene. Located in the heart of Auckland’s Wynyard Quarter precinct, the theatre complex offers several versatile event spaces with the ability to host over 600 guests.
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 a business event are significantly reduced.
The central city alone has more than 7,000 rooms ranging in style from 2-star to 5-star standards, with shopping, dining, entertainment and attractions all on your doorstep.
World-class shopping, restaurants, bars and galleries are encircled by wine regions, beautiful beaches, pristine native forests and sparkling harbours.
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.
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.
Feel the thrill of sailing an authentic America’s Cup yacht. Take the helm to help steer on course or work hard on the grinders to hoist the mainsail during this hands on sailing adventure on Auckland’s Waitemata Harbour.
Climb under, around, up and over one of Auckland’s most iconic landmarks, the Auckland Harbour Bridge. Climb all the way to the summit and experience the most amazing 360° views of Auckland. For those wanting to feel the adrenalin they can experience the Bungy jump first hand and leap 40 metres into the Waitematā Harbour below.
Enjoy the best Waiheke Island has to offer with Ananda Tours. Their professional team have extensive local knowledge and will ensure you get a memorable, seamless Waiheke experience. Experience wine tasting at one of the islands many award winning wineries, see the work of local artists or take a stroll through lush native forest along a pristine ocean beach.
Auckland’s great outdoors are within easy reach, whether it’s 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.
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.
Auckland is a premier convention and incentive destination, with the unique locations, attractions and warm hospitality that makes it the perfect destination for business events.