NEW 2024 DATES: 16 - 19 May

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the show?
16 – 19 May, 2024

When will the online pre-sale public tickets become available?
Each year we attempt to have the on-line public tickets available in time for a Christmas present purchase during the month of December.

Where is the show located?
Auckland Showgrounds, 217 Green Lane West, Epsom, Auckland

What are the times of the show?
Thursday  10.00am – 6.00pm
Friday       10.00am – 8.00pm
Saturday  10.00am – 6.00pm
Sunday     10.00am – 6.00pm


How will I know who the winners of the prizes are?
Following the prize draws, all winners are  listed on this website.
The Grand Prize draw will also be streamed live on our Facebook page: Boat Show New Zealand.

Can I take my own food and drink to the show?
Yes, you can bring your own food and non-alcoholic beverages to the show.

Are there accommodation options in the area?
Yes refer to the Exhibitors page for a list of accommodation options.

If I have lost something at the show how do I find out if it has been handed in.
If you are still at the show, check at the Information desk in the foyer of Hall 2. If you have left the showgrounds email

What is the address if I want to book a taxi or Uber?
Gate 2, Auckland Showgrounds, 217 Green Lane West, Epsom, Auckland.

Can I park at the venue?
No, there is no public parking at the Auckland Showgrounds.

Where can I park?

You can park at Alexandra Park Trotting Club for $10 a day. Use Gate B on Green Lane West or Campbell Crescent for entry. If you’re coming from the Southern Motorway (SH1), take the offramp at Market Rd, follow Market Rd, and turn left onto Campbell Crescent to find the parking area.

There’s also paid parking at Cornwall Cricket Club, right across from the Boat Show entrance on Green Lane West.  You can also find limited free parking on Puriri Drive and nearby streets.

How do I find out which companies are exhibiting at the show?
From early May a full list of exhibitors will be available on this site.

Is there a wheelchair available at the show?
No, we recommend you bring your own.