FAQs

Q: How do I get to the Auckland Home Show?

A: Visit the Getting there tab under Visitor Info for directions and public transport details, AND, the Parking tab for details on parking options and where best to park.

Q: Is it cheaper to visit the Home Show on a weekday?

A: YES, you can purchase a weekday ticket (valid Wednesday 6 – Friday 8 Sept only) for $16 online, or $18 on the door.

Saturday & Sunday tickets are $18 online or $22 on the door.

Seniors (65+) are $16 at all times and children (under 18-years) are free at all times.

Q: Can I buy from the stallholders at the Home Show?

A: Yes absolutely! Most exhibitors will be selling their products (and/or taking orders) at the Auckland Home Show, and usually at a special Home Show discount.

Q: Can I pre-purchase tickets?

A: Yes, Tickets can be pre-purchased via the Home Show website 8 weeks out from the Show. And if you buy your tickets online, you’ll not only jump the queue at the gate, but you’ll SAVE on the Door Price as well.

HINT: You can purchase a weekday ticket (valid Wednesday 6 – Friday 8 Sept only) for $16 online, or $18 on the door.

Saturday & Sunday tickets are $18 online or $22 on the door.

Seniors (65+) are $16 at all times and children (under 18-years) are free at all times.

Q: Is there an ATM available at the Auckland Home Show?

A: Yes, there is an ASB Bank ATM in the main hall foyer, however sometimes you need to join a queue, so we recommend getting cash out before you arrive at the Home Show.

Q: Do I have to pre book a session in the Seminar Series?

A: No. We have seating for approx. 100 people per seminar.

Q: What are the opening hours?

A: Opening hours are 10am – 9pm Wednesday through to Saturday, and, 10am – 6pm on the Sunday.

Q: Is there a cost to attend any of the seminars?

A: No. All our seminars are free to attend and seating is available on a ‘first come’ basis. Please visit our ‘Design, Renovate Decorate Seminars’ page to see what sessions you wish to attend.

Q: Are there toilet facilities?

A: Yes, there are plenty of restroom facilities available onsite. Please refer to the map inside the Show Guide (available upon entry) for locations.

Q: Is there a ‘Parents Room’ facility?

A: Yes, there is a Parents Room available for feeding and changing.

Q: Are there cloakroom or storage facilities?

A: No, there are no cloakroom or storage facilities available onsite.

Q: Is there a café / food available at the Auckland Home Show?

A: Yes, there are café’s and coffee carts located at various points around the Home Shows, with a wide selection of food available. There is also a large assortment of ‘food vendors’ located on the main street.

Q: Do I need a ticket if I belong to the building trade?

A: Yes, but Trade visitors can pre-register online for a $10 Trade Ticket to the Home Show. Please visit our Trade visitors page to find out more about qualifying for trade entry.

Q: How much are tickets for children?

A: Children under 18-years get free entry into the Home Show.

Q: Is there parking available at the Show?

A: There is parking available next door at Alexander Park and within surrounding streets. See here for best parking options.

Q: Who is the organiser of the Show?

A: Exhibitions and Events New Zealand (EENZ) was established by Jane Ford, Managing Director. Its directors have 40 years of experience developing many of Australia and New Zealands’s best trade and consumer shows. Our focus is on staging excellent exhibitions that meet our client’s unique requirements, both exhibitors and visitors. To learn more about us, visit our Contact us page.