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Transformation so far

The transformation of the city is ongoing. Developments in recent years include a number of shared spaces in Darby Street, Lorne Street (outside the library), Fort Street, Jean Batten Place, Fort Lane and O'Connell Street, the Freyberg Place and St Patrick’s Square upgrades as well as numerous new and redeveloped buildings.

St Patrick's Square in Auckland's city centre, with public art and cathedral in view

Precincts like Wynyard Quarter and Britomart have seen major change already, and the transformation continues.

Takutai Square, Britomart. Image: Sacha Stejko.

People playing basketball at Silo Park, Wynyard Quarter in Auckland's city centre. Image: Sacha Stejko.