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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 …

Dress your Dog Competition

You do it for Christmas, you do it for Easter, and you do it just to be ‘cute’! Now? We want you to show your Dog some ‘dress up love’ for Chinese New Year – Year of the Dog, and be in to win! Between …

Miss World New Zealand 2017, “Parnell Ambassador”

INTRODUCING: Miss World New Zealand 2017, Annie Evans as “Parnell Ambassador” for Chinese New Year – Year of the Dog. Annie is incredibly excited about her Role as Ambassador for Parnell during Chinese New Year 2018. She represents a wonderful synergy of cultures being half …

Valentine’s Day is all about LOVE LOVE LOVE

Roses and Valentine’s Day go together like peaches and cream. The flower is so synonymous with love that it has become a permanent fixture each February the 14th, and luxury florists Blush Flowers have modernised the tried and true tradition to lust-worthy effect. The Parnell-based …

Need a new year resolution?

Here are 4 plastics you can quit today! Most plastic items we use in our everyday lives are only used once, yet they are designed to last forever. Every bit of plastic that’s ever been made still exists on the planet – getting into our …

A picture says a 1000 words

Be the first to see this brand new photographic exhibition at the Auckland Museum featuring stunning images from the New Zealand Geographic Photographer of the Year 2017 Competition. The exhibition showcases the work of some of New Zealand’s top photographers across a range of categories …

Defending Champs Return

The ASB Classic is thrilled to announce both 2017 Champions Lauren Davis and Jack Sock will be returning in 2018 to defend their crowns. Sock has gone from strength to strength this season having captured two titles (Auckland and Delray Beach), three semi-final’s including Indian …

PIMP YOUR WHEELS CHRISTMAS STYLE

Kids! Dress up your bike or scooter Christmas Style, and bring it along to the Heard Park Baker & Bloom Christmas market on Friday December 15th to be in to win a brand new set of wheels just in time for Christmas! Drop your ‘pimped …

The wait is over – the winner is…

Once again the skills of Auckland’s best waiters were put to the test on Sunday in the annual Parnell Waiters Race. Kicking off at 11.00am in Fraser Park Parnell, waiters from restaurants such as Gerome, Ostro, La Fourchette, Paris Butter, 46 & York and Cable …

Paws in Parnell – where pets love to shop, and their owners too

If you’re looking for quality weekend events in Auckland or would like to know what things to do in Auckland on weekends, the good news is there are lots of interesting things to do in Parnell. As one of Auckland’s premier suburbs, Parnell is well-known …