Holy Moly, it’s June already—where has the year gone? But lucky for us, Auckland continues to provide us with plenty of spectacular things to do, so you can make the most of your week. Featuring a pop-up winter wonderland, wellness workshop, live script reading of the '90s classic Clueless and a night of BBQ and brews—this epic line-up is one you’ll want to hit up!
Monday 19th June
Got To Get Out | Extreme Edge
The name says it all—Got To Get Out is here to bring you out of your Monday morning slump! Start the week off right with an evening of indoor rock climbing at Extreme Edge in Panmure. Forget the gym, and put your strength to the ultimate test meters above ground (with a harness, of course!) And, don’t worry if you’re a bit rusty, or a first-time climber–there’s a free belay lesson every hour on the hour. So what are you waiting for? Get out and get climbing! More info here.
Tuesday 20th June
Aotea Square Ice Rink
It’s official. Winter is here in Auckland—but where’s the snow? Well, lucky for us, Auckland’s annual pop-up Winter Wonderland is here! An Ice-Rink, Snow Dome and brand new thrilling Skate Path have been set up at Aotea Square to bring us what our city has deprived us of—a true winter experience in all its snowy glory! Not to mention a free complimentary Winter Lounge will be lighting up the night in celebration of Mātariki, the Māori New Year, along with the electric installation ‘Mountain of Light’ by Angus Muir Design. Check out the magic and more here.
Wednesday 21st June
Woman’s Wellness Workshop | Huckleberry New Lynn
Health is wealth, am we right? Well, Huckleberry would agree, so they’ve brought together a Wellness Workshop, dedicated especially to all the ladies out there. Head along with a couple of girlfriends for a fun and informative evening that’s all about you! You can expect to learn all about how your health can thrive and contribute to a happy, fulfilling life; with guidance tips from leading health advocates and experts, and a chance to connect with a like-minded community of people. Did we mention a delectable, guilt-free and nourishing dessert and goodie bag with treats? Click here for more info.
Live Reel: Clueless | Basement Theatre
Time to kick back to the '90s and go rollin’ with the homies! Yep, you guessed it—we’re talking Clueless! Catch this all-time '90s classic, featuring your favourites: Cher, Tai, Travis, Turk from ‘Scrubs’, and a young Paul Rudd in a live event brought to you by Live Reel at the Basement Theatre! What is Live Reel? A monthly script reading, which sees a rotating cast of actors, comedians and special guests read classic movie scripts live. Plus, did we mention FREE entry? More info here.
Thursday 22nd June
Meat the Brewer | Miss Moonshines
Calling all meat-lovers—you’re in for a treat! Pitboss and 8-Wired Brewery have collaborated to bring you an epic night of meat and brews, and it's all going down at your favourite smokehouse, Miss Moonshines! Indulge in a four-course tasting menu of low and slow cooked free-range BBQ, all with beers to match. Throughout the night, you’ll also gain insight into the secrets of BBQ, as well as meeting the brewer from 8-wired. So, if this is sounding like you, get in quick because tickets are selling out fast! Click here for ticket info.
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Image credit: Miss Moonshines