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Rooftop with a view!

This summer, for a limited time only, you can experience The Incredible Rooftop Tour. From the Museum rooftop, hear the history and be amazed by the unbeatable views. Learn more about one of Auckland’s most beloved heritage buildings, while enjoying incredible panoramic views out over …

Faraday Street Festival is back!

Get excited as Parnell is getting it’s own Street Festival! It’s back on the agenda after being so rudely disrupted by the lockdown. Yep, The Faraday Street Festival is a pop-up event you need on your to-do list, stat. If free admission isn’t enough to …

Rumi a hidden Parnell delight

Not only is Rumi the only Persian restaurant in Parnell, it is the only Persian restaurant in New Zealand! Lincoln Tan, the NZ Herald’s ethnic affairs reporter and dedicated foodie recently visited and introduces us to the world of hidden delights that is Rumi. It …

La Cigale voted best weekend Market in Auckland!

Congratulations La Cigale, the results are in and it’s official! As recently published by Denizen, the results for their inaugural Everyday Heroes saw thousands of votes cast in support of local businesses, with the aim of shining a light on the people and places whose …

It’s finally here – the 36th America’s Cup presented by PRADA.

With the America’s Cup Race Village open and the racing about to begin, Auckland is ready to come alive as the battle to claim the world’s oldest sporting trophy returns once again to our shores. Here’s what Aucklanders and visitors to Auckland need to know …

Kōtare lands in Parnell

Over the past year the Parnell Business Association has once again been working in conjunction with Chorus and artist Paul Walsh to beautify a Chorus Cabinet in Parnell. To date there have been six cabinets completed, with ongoing plans for more to be painted in …

Exhibition | Artis Gallery & Jonathan Grant Gallery | Summer Selection

Summer Selection 2020 – 2021 An installation of new and recent works from our represented artists. The Summer Selection will be on display until the end of January. Pictured image: Nicky Foreman, Flux, Oil and mixed media on canvas board, 1010 x 1510 mm, Frame …

Parnell Gallery open Pop Up space for Summer

Parnell Gallery are thrilled to announce the opening of a secondary space 50m up the road at 285 Parnell Road. With a strong focus on sculpture, 285 Parnell Road will be a revolving exhibition space over the upcoming summer months. They will also be showing …

Calling all LEGO® fans big and small – Brickman is back!

Don’t miss this exclusive chance to explore a world where everything is simply… awesome! Brickman Awesome: Epic LEGO® Creations is the latest exhibition from the mind of LEGO® Certified Professional, Ryan ‘The Brickman’ McNaught, landing soon at Auckland Museum. Step inside the all-new South Atrium …

From world-class degustations to ground-breaking bars

Parnell has become quite the culinary destination in recent years. From some of the best brunch in town to world-class degustations and ground-breaking bars. Below is a list Denizen recently published letting us in on their favourite places to wine and dine in Parnell.  Like …

Parnell Baths to open for Summer

Parnell Baths will reopen for the Summer 2020 season on Saturday the 7th of November. With over 100 years of history, the iconic Parnell Baths has welcomed millions of visitors since its establishment in 1914. At 60 meters their salt water lane pool is the …

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Parnell’s local-favourite tapas bar Barulho has moved!

Three years ago, Sarah Ginella and Nico Mendez opened a humble tapas bar tucked away in a cosy corner of Faraday St in Parnell. Little did they expect the buzz about Barulho to spread so quickly around town. Before they knew it, customers were queuing …