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Welcome to New Zealand’s Premier

Events and Exhibition Centre

Just minutes from Auckland’s CBD, surrounded by the beautiful Cornwall Park in Greenlane, the Auckland Showgrounds have been hosting events for over 160 years. With over 18,000m² of indoor and outdoor exhibition space, we can transform our venues to meet any requirement. This flexibility combined with our impressive facilities make the Auckland Showgrounds the premier exhibition and events venue in New Zealand.

Upcoming Events

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NZ Careers Expo


Thursday 20 June / 10:00am to 3:00pm & 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Friday 21 June / 10:00am to 2:00pm

The biggest and longest running careers event in Aotearoa is back for 2024. You won’t want to miss it!

At the NZ Careers Expo we connect employers to the best and brightest rangatahi and those actively seeking employment in Aotearoa.


Best part is, it's free to attend. So come along and make your career connections.



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Trade only


Tuesday          25 June 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm

Wednesday    26 June 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm

BuildNZ is a leading trade show for the Building & Construction Industry with a solid reputation for bringing building professionals and construction industry innovators together to share ideas, showcase the latest products, and develop business relationships.

BuildNZ saves you time and money, delivering an incredible variety of new products and services to keep you up to date with the latest technologies across home automation, joinery, hardware, cladding, flooring, insulation, lighting, roofing, spouting, timber and everything else you need in the trade.


BuildNZ is conveniently co-located with The National Safety Show and Facilities Integrate.

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Facilities Integrate

Trade only


Tuesday          25 June 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm

Wednesday     26 June 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm

The trade exhibition for the New Zealand facilities management and system integration industries - the people who make buildings smarter, safer and more efficient.


Facilities Integrate is conveniently co-located with BuildNZ and The National Safety Show.

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The National Safety Show

Trade only


Tuesday           25 June 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm

Wednesday     26 June 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm

As the largest event dedicated to workplace health and safety in New Zealand, The National Safety Show provides the opportunity for you to understand and update yourself and your staff on the latest legislation, explore new products, services and innovations catered to New Zealand’s safety industry reducing your risk and protecting your bottom line.


The National Safety Show is conveniently co-located with BuildNZ and Facilities Integrate.

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The Food Show


Thursday     25 July 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm

Friday          26 July 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm

Saturday      27 July 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm

Sunday        28 July 2024 / 10:00am to 5:00pm 

The Food Show is New Zealand's largest annual foodie event. It's where you can load up on the finest food, drinks, and kitchen gear, and discover how to cook like a pro in your own kitchen.

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Baby Show


Saturday     17 August 2024 / 10:00am to 4:00pm

Sunday       18 August 2024 / 10:00am to 4:00pm

Bumps, births, babies and beyond - there's so much value to be had at New Zealand's leading parenting event! From tips and tricks by leading experts to show only specials, the Baby Show is a must attend event for all mums, dads and parents-to-be. 

To make your Baby Show experience easier and more fun, we ensure the show is parent-friendly with wide aisles for buggies, parenting rooms, and lots of comfortable rest areas.


NZ Gift & Homeware Fair – Spring

Trade only


Sunday     25 August 2024 / 9:00am to 6:00pm

Monday    26 August 2024 / 9:00am to 6:00pm

Tuesday   27 August 2024 / 9:00am to 4:00pm

The New Zealand Gift and Homeware Fairs are trade only shows where retailers can view and order the latest product lines in one place, at one time.

Season after season, NZ Gift Fairs are specifically timed to showcase a huge range of the latest products just when shelves need restocking.


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Auckland Home Show


Thursday 5 September   / 10:00am to 9:00pm

Friday 6 September        / 10:00am to 9:00pm

Saturday 7 September   / 10:00am to 9:00pm

Sunday 8 September     / 10:00am to 6:00pm 

The Auckland Home Show brings together hundreds of exhibitors to showcase the latest products, services, and trends in home renovation, new home building, home interiors and furnishing, home improvements, and outdoor living. The Auckland Home Show is where you can gather all the inspiration and guidance you need for your next home project!

Come along and engage with renovation, building, and design experts to discuss your upcoming home improvement project. Attend our free seminars and workshops to learn even more tips, advice, and the latest trends in the industry.

We can’t wait to see you at the Auckland Home Show (the largest Home Show in Australasia!)


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