Things to see + do

wineries & wine tours

Artisan Wines

Just 25 mins from downtown Auckland. Exceptional local wines with international awards. Restaurant. Small and personal. Beautiful vineyard setting.

Ascension Wine Estate Ltd

Award-winning Ascension Wine Estate in Matakana is Auckland’s premier vineyard destination north of the bridge. Onsite we have a beautiful vineyard restaurant, cellar door and a self-contained Wedding and Functions centre.

Auckland Wine and Garden Tours

Come along on a fun filled, friendly and relaxed garden or wine tour. You may also design your own personal tour to cater for your special interests.

Awhitu Wines

The boutique Awhitu Wines is located on the rugged Awhitu Peninsula just over an hour from Auckland. Come visit us and taste our beautiful meticulously crafted wines.


Blanc is a slice of West Auckland, offering a broad range of craft beers, premium wine and boutique spirits, all unique with a story to tell.

Brick Bay

Art and wine entwined. At Brick Bay we have a range of delicious handcrafted wines, unique modern designed architecture, Brick Bay olives and our own Brick Bay Sculpture Trail for you to enjoy.

Cable Bay Vineyards

Cable Bay is renowned for crafting exquisite, award winning wines from Waiheke Island, Marlborough and Central Otago. Our award winning Restaurant and Wine Bar on Waiheke Island have an enviable reputation for great food and wine with an unrelenting focus on quality.

Coopers Creek Vineyard

Coopers Creek Vineyard has been crafting award winning fine wines for three decades