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About Auckland

Things to do in Auckland

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By studying here, you’ll not only get a great education but an action-packed adventure of a lifetime too. Auckland’s vision is to be the world’s most liveable city with a great atmosphere, facilities and opportunities. In 2021 the city was named in Lonely Planet’s best city to travel to in 2022.

Fast facts

  • Population: 1.5 million
  • National language: English and Maori
  • Climate: Warm summers (December to February) and mild winters (June to August)
  • Currency: $NZD
  • Cultural diversity: Home to over 180 cultural communities from around the world, with international students from 140 countries