Victoria Park - Auckland
Every year Victoria Park hosts Auckland's premier food and drink festival, 'Taste of Auckland'.
Centrally located in Auckland's Central Business District, Victoria Park is a large flat park that hosts various sporting teams including rugby union, rugby league, football and is also home to Grafton United Cricket Club. The park includes a cafe, several sculptures and is adjacent to a collection of shops and bars that make up Victoria Market.
Victoria Park is a chance to escape from the nearby hustle and bustle of the downtown area. The large open expanse of green playing fields means it is a popular spot with joggers, walkers and fitness enthusiasts. The park is a welcomng sport for families who can enjoy a picnic and make use of the childrens' playground.
Every year Victoria Park is also home to Auckland's premier food and drink festival, 'Taste of Auckland' that welcomes in the summer with the city's top restaurants, bars, wineries and breweries brought together to showcase their produce to locals and city visitors.