Perpetual Guardian Sculpture on the Gulf celebrates its 20th anniversary from 24 February to 24 March 2024.
This world-renowned outdoor sculpture exhibition has been a unique contribution to the cultural life of Aotearoa since 2003 and will continue the conversation between sculpture and site through multiple works. Explore a 2-kilometre exhibition on the Matiatia coastal walkway encountering ambitious sculptures against a backdrop of expansive vistas of the Hauraki Gulf.
There will also be smaller works exhibited by featured artists at the Waiheke Community Art Gallery.
Waiheke is a 40-minute ferry trip from Auckland. It has vineyards, world-class hospitality, pristine beaches, and scenery that feeds the soul. Book ahead to eat, play and stay on this island paradise over a few days.
Walk, connect, and reflect. Create new memories and embrace the experience. Anything can happen!
Exhibition entry: $20 pp. Sculpture shuttle bus $10 per adult. Free for children under 14
Location Te wāhi
Waiheke IslandPlan your route
Getting there Te huarahi ki reira
Head to downtown Auckland to catch a quick 40-minute ferry across the emerald waters of the Hauraki Gulf.
Local tip He tīwhiri mō te rohe
Go treasure hunting for locally-made, artisan goodies at the Waiheke Ostend Market, held every Saturday, 8am – 1pm.