From quaint shops to up and coming bars and restaurants, Parnell has it all.  Jewellers, boutique fashion and the best range of galleries on one street in Auckland.

As the city’s first suburb it has a vibrant mix of rich heritage along with modern sophistication. Parnell is a place unlike anywhere else. It’s not about rushing in and out. Parnell is about the exploration, the journey and the surprise that is around every corner.

Visit Parnell to be welcomed & impressed.

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Parnell Inc. currently represents businesses and landowners along Parnell Rd, from George Street to Augustus Terrace. The intention is to expand the area of representation to incorporate the entire Parnell precinct. Businesses and landowners around St Georges Bay Rd, along The Strand, in the York Street area, Carlaw Park and reaching up towards Gladstone Rd now have an opportunity to vote before the May deadline expires. Please also note the published correction to the hardcopy ballot pack brochure...READ MORE


Parnell wants to help you celebrate the Mothers in your life. Choose from an array of gift ideas that will make her feel loved and special…READ MORE.

Editor’s Picks

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    METRO WINNER: Woodpecker Hill

    Woodpecker may have only just landed in Parnell, but already the establishment and its owner restauranteurs Mark Wallbank and Che Barrington, are taking Parnell and the rest of Auckland’s cuisine…
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    56 Parnell Road Home & Design Category Website – click here In early April, Republic Home spread its wings, opening its second store in Parnell. The premises is impressive and brings…
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    LOCAL ALCOHOL POLICY: Win for Parnell

    In 2014, Parnell Inc. joined forces with Newmarket Business Association and submitted a strong opposition to various components of the new LAP (local alchohol policy) policy on behalf of the…

Recent News & Info

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    New to Parnell is Meryn Wakelin – your family natural health practitioner. Specialising in digestive health and rebuilding/rebalancing hormones, with an understanding that the healthy function of these body systems…
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    Work Starts On Parnell Station

    Work began on the Parnell Station last week. It is currently estimated that the main works will be complete by mid year with the station operational in the last quarter…
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    WHITE NIGHT PARNELL – A Beautiful Sight

    White Night in Parnell, last month, was a festival sensation with more than 1000 people coming to visit on the night. Parnell’s White Night was curated by the marvellous Sally…
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Events & Exhibitions

1jul - 31jul 110:00 AMjul 31International Art Gallery- Important, Early & RareConsign NowInternational Art CentreEvent Type :Exhibitions
30jun6:30 PM- 10:00 PMWebb's- Auckland Festival of Photography Charity AuctionFurther Entries invited nowWebbs'sEvent Type :Business EventsExhibitions
28jun - 9octjun 287:00 PMoct 9Auckland Museum- Fazioli Concert SeriesAUDITORIUM, ADULTS $50, CONCESSIONS AND SEASON TICKETS AVAILABLEAuckland War Memorial MuseumEvent Type :Public Events
27jun7:00 PM- 10:00 PMHoly Trinity Cathedral - Brooke FraserHoly Trinity CathedralEvent Type :Community EventsFeatured EventsPublic Events
16jun5:30 PM- 7:00 PMJUNE NETWORK MEETING: Business Showcase at House of TravelHouse of Travel ParnellEvent Type :Business Events
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