Aotea Centre

Designed with flexibility in mind, Aotea Centre is a purpose-built, contemporary conventions centre in the heart of downtown Auckland.

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Aotea Centre is part of the Auckland Conventions Venues & Events portfolio. 

Situated in the heart of Auckland’s central business district and creative hub, is the Aotea Centre - a leading, purpose built performing arts and convention centre. Located a short walk from hotels, entertainment, shopping, dining and a major transport hub and educational institutions. 

With multiple function rooms and spaces, it is the ideal location for conferences, exhibitions, award ceremonies, cocktail parties and gala dinners.

Auckland Conventions is committed to the success of your event. You will be assigned a dedicated Event Coordinator to assist with bringing together all the practical and creative elements for your event. They will guide you in the right direction for technical services, catering and security to fit your specific event requirements.

We offer unique venues for extraordinary events; visit our website or call us today to discuss your ideal venue.


  • Conveniently located on Auckland's Queen Street
  • Auditorium seating for over 2,000
  • Flexible spaces to suit all event types
  • Multiple breakout rooms
  • Building boasts cutting edge technology
  • Award-winning catering providers
  • Close proximity to The Civic, Auckland Town Hall, Aotea Square and Herald Theatre
  • On-site car parking facilities
  • Close to major transport routes


  • Around 75% of the theatre and house lights in Aotea Centre have been replaced with energy-saving LEDs.
  • All event waste from Aotea Centre is hand-sorted at the Aotea Arts Quarter’s own recycling centre. Waste and recycling volumes are closely monitored and a landfill diversion target has been set. 


Superbly located close to multiple accommodation options, entertainment precincts, activity providers and major transport hubs, Aotea Centre is easily accessible by foot and/or public transport. 


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50 Mayoral Drive
New Zealand
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Distance to CBD
The closest car park to Aotea Centre is The Civic Car Park, where step-free mobility access to Aotea Centre’s Level 1 is available.

Aotea Centre

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Aotea Centre – see capacity chart