Auckland’s south is a melting pot of cultures from around the world, a place where history, adventure and beautiful landscapes combine.
Mangere is a place of great historical significance for Auckland. Explore Mangere Mountain and the Otuataua Stonefields to see the traces of early Māori settlements. Ambury Regional Park is the perfect spot for a family day out, with cute farm animals, walking trails and birdwatching.Find out more
Manukau is the heart of Auckland’s south, a vibrant cosmopolitan centre and home to the largest Polynesian community in the world. There’s lots to see and do, including the bustling markets, beautiful botanical gardens, shopping and the country’s biggest theme park. Manukau is a unique blend of urban, rural and coastal – which means lots of opportunities for fun, adventure and relaxation.Find out more
The area around Auckland Airport has become a destination in its own right, with lots of fantastic things to do for all ages. Indulge in a wine tasting and tasty vineyard lunch or a round of golf, or take the family out for a bike ride, mini golf, paintball, go karting or a ride on the roller coasters.Find out more